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  1. Percy Sledge's first single, "When a Man Loves a Woman," was an instant masterpiece of deep Southern soul, so powerful and so distinctive it made him a star overnight and helped to quickly establish Muscle Shoals, AL, as one of the major recording centers in the Southern music diodinhensperverobucatabliricep.xyzinfor, "When a Man Loves a Woman" was such a big hit that it tended to overshadow everything else Percy Sledge.
  2. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of Take Time To Know Her on Discogs. Label: Atlantic - • Series: Atlantic Original Sound • Format: CD Album, Reissue • Country: Europe • Genre: Funk / Soul • Style: Rhythm & Blues, Soul5/5(5).
  3. Percy Tyrone Sledge (November 25, – April 14, ) was an American R&B, soul and gospel singer. He is best known for the song "When a Man Loves a Woman", a No. 1 hit on both the Billboard Hot and R&B singles charts in It was awarded a million-selling, Gold-certified disc from the RIAA.. Having previously worked as a hospital orderly in the early s, Sledge achieved his.
  4. Tracks are "Take Time To Know Her". The title cut was Percy Sledge's second biggest hit behind "When A Man Loves A Woman". "Take Time To Know Her" will just send chills down your back with its eerily passionate organ notes, and equally passionate and smoldering backing vocals who did a fair share of backup on this and the previous album/5(13).
  5. Take Time To Know Her: A3: Warm And Tender Love: A4: It Tears Me Up: A5 Percy Sledge Discography Price Guide Recently Listed Email Alerts Refine Search Results No Vinyl+CDR 34 Listed For Sale: percy sledge.
  6. Apr 23,  · Percy Sledge – The Best Of Percy Sledge Vinyl LP Release Date: Seminal work from one of Atlantic's best soul singers of the late 60s! Features Percy's huge hit "When A .
  7. Three album covers take up full pages prints - "The Percy Sledge Way", "Take Time To Know Her" and "It Tears Me Up" -while there's great snaps of Sledge with Esther Phillips and Atlantic's Jerry Wexler and a live shot of the Wicket Pickett with Esther Phillips and Percy clearly enjoying themselves and the show.5/5(18).
  8. After "When a Man Loves a Woman," "Take Time to Know Her" was Percy Sledge's biggest hit, and it leads off this album from the great Southern soul singer. Like "When a Man Loves a Woman," "Take Time to Know Her" was a mid-tempo soul ballad in which Sledge tells a tale of love that hasn't gone quite the way one might wish, and this musical template dominates much of the album, though .
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