In The Mood - Tyrone Davis

In The Mood
Tyrone Davis is one of the most highly acclaimed Soul/Blues singers in music history. With his distinctive gritty and soulful vocal, he scored 3 #1 US R&B hits along with numerous other appearances in the US Pop and R&B singles and album charts and recorded more than 25 albums during a career that spanned over 40 years!
Tyrone Davis spent 7 years signed to Dakaar Records, releasing 7 albums and 25 singles enjoying significant chart success until 1976 saw him find a new home on Columbia Records. In 1979 TYRONE DAVIS released his 4th effort on Columbia, IN THE MOOD with TYRONE DAVIS which went on to become one of his most successful albums gaining a top 10 spot on the US R&B Album chart while containing 2 successful singles.
Production was organized by Chicago based songwriter/producer Leo Graham who penned a string of hits for Davis including his #1 single Turning Point, released in 1975. Notable tracks include the smooth and soulful second single AIN’T NOTHING I CAN DO, and of course the title track which climbed all the way to #6 on the US R&B charts. The upbeat and funky KEEP ON DANCIN” and YOU KNOW WHAT TO DO contrast the slower soulful cuts on the album fantastically.
BBR is very proud to bring you the much sought after IN THE MOOD, wonderfully re-mastered and repackaged.
Complete with extensive liner notes and extended bonus content, this BBR Remaster is a must have for all Soul, Funk R&B and Disco fans out there!

Release Date: 28/1/2013
Our Price: £9.95
Code: CDBBR0204
Weight: 200
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1. IN THE MOOD
2. YOU KNOW WHAT TO DO
3. I CAN’T WAIT
4. KEEP ON DANCIN’
5. I DON’T THINK YOU HEARD ME
6. AIN’T NOTHING I CAN DO
7. ALL THE LOVE I NEED
8. WE WERE IN LOVE THEN
BONUS TRACKS
9. IN THE MOOD (single version)
10. AIN’T NOTHING I CAN DO (single version)

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