Hang Together - Odyssey

Hang Together
Odyssey started out as a New York based band, they later gained a lot of success in the UK gaining 5 top ten hits between 1977 and 1982 as well as three top 40 albums. HANG TOGETHER was released in 1980 and reached #38 in the UK, leading the way for further success with later albums. DON’T TELL ME TELL HER was their first single release and reached #44 stateside.

However in the UK USE IT UP AND WEAR IT OUT (the original B-Side) was later released and became their biggest hit reaching UK #1. This song still receives a lot of radio play to this day. IF YOU’RE LOOKING FOR A WAY OUT was the second single release from HANG TOGETHER and gained the #6 spot in the UK. This song was also covered by Tindersticks in 1999 HANG TOGETHER gained the #36 position in UK and helped the album into the top 40. Released in deluxe Super Jewel cases, with bonus tracks, HANG TOGETHER is a must for all Soul, Disco and Funk fans out there!

Press:-


‘Criminally ignored in their US homeland where their only top 40 hit was native New Yorker – Odyssey were more than one hit wonders in the UK, putting together a run of impressive an polished hits in the R&B/dance vein. Now remastered and expanded, Hang Together was the first of three consecutive albums by the group to crack top 40 her, and arguably the best. Music Week, May 2012

"Native New Yorker labelled them a disco act but producer Sandy Linzer widened the trio's appeal on this 1980 LP with Lillian Lopez's beautiful vocal on 'If You're Looking For A Way Out'". MOJO, September 2012 
Our Price: £9.95
Code: CDBBR0153
Weight: 200
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1. HANG TOGETHER
2. NEVER HAD IT ALL
3. DON’T TELL ME, TELL HER
4. DOWN BOY
5. FOLLOW ME (PLAY FOLLOW THE LEADER)
6. USE IT UP AND WEAR IT OUT
7. IF YOU’RE LOOKING FOR A WAY OUT
8. ROOSTER LOOSE IN THE BARNYARD
9. DON’T TELL ME TELL HER (Single Version)
10. USE IT UP AND WEAR IT OUT (Single Version)
11. HANG TOGETHER (Single Version)
12. IF YOU’RE LOOKING FOR A WAY OUT (Single Version)
13. Don't Tell Me, Tell Her (12" disco version)


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