Labelle

Labelle: Pressure Cookin'

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Product Type: CD
Artist: Labelle

Artist: Labelle
Title: Pressure Cookin'
Product Type: COMPACT DISCS

Digitally remastered edition of this 1973 album. Originally the quartet Patti Labelle & the Blue belle), the transformation from bouffant wigs and the reworking on standards to a futuristic, space-age-clad trio of high-powered vocalists finally took hold with the release of PRESSURE COOKIN'. The album boasted seven compositions by member Nona Hendryx including the now-classic '(Can I Speak to You Before You Go To) Hollywood?' which became a staple of the trio's dynamic live performances. Stevie Wonder penned the album's lone single, 'Open Up Your Heart' as well as co-producing the track and 'Going on a Holiday' (although not credited for contractual reasons on both cuts). PRESSURE COOKIN' also included an inspiring medley of Thunderclap Newman's 'Something in the Air' and Gil Scott-Heron's timeless 'The Revolution Will Not Be Televised.' Includes notes by renowned US writer A. Scott Galloway with quotes from Vicki Wickham, Nona Hendryx and Sarah Dash.

Tracks:
1.1 Pressure Cookin'
1.2 Medley: Something in the Air / the Revolution Will Not Be Televised
1.3 Sunshine (Woke Me Up This Morning
1.4 (Can I Speak to You Before You Go to) Hollywood
1.5 Mr. Music Man
1.6 Goin' on a Holiday
1.7 Let Me See You in the Light
1.8 Open Up Your Heart
1.9 Last Dance

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