burst onto the scene in 1973 with their debut album Armed and Extremely
Dangerous with the single of the same name reaching #11 in the R&B
charts. They notched up further hits
following this with the likes of ‘Smarty Pants’, ‘Newsy Neighbours’, ‘The
Player’ and ‘Guilty’.
the groups fourth album and saw original member Joyce Jones leave the group to
be replaced by Ursula Herring, joining original members Rochelle Fleming and
Annette Guest to create what is often regarded as their best album.
with the instantly loveable classic, ‘Dr Love’ (R&B #23/Pop #41), mixed by
Tom Moulton. The album continues to offer a selection of lyrically rich dance
tunes and luscious ballads that give Philadelphia native Fleming the perfect
backing to demonstrate her talent as one of the most distinctive lead vocalists
in soul/dance/pop music. DELUSIONS also
boasts the Stevie Wonder penned track ‘Love Having You Around’.
‘Let No Man Put
Asunder’ was an underground hit as an album track originally but became a huge
dance hit when remixed in 1983 by Shep Pettibone, debuting on the US Dance
Charts that year and has since been covered and sampled by many artists such as
Mary J Blige, Mariah Carey, Kim Syms and Boogie Down Productions.
BBR is delighted to launch our extensive program of expanded CD re-masters
from the legendary SALSOUL label. These in- demand titles have been out of
print for almost two decades.
Released in a deluxe Super Jewel case with bonus tracks, BBR’s new expanded
re-master of DELUSIONS is a must for all
Soul, Disco and Funk fans out there!
Press: "Add in those aforementioned disco killers and what you end up with is clearly FC's best album." - Chris Wells, Echoes
Release Date: 27/08/2012