Evelyn "Champagne" King - The Complete RCA Hits And More! download album
Released by the Real Gone label in 2016, The Complete RCA Hits and More was the second two-disc Evelyn "Champagne" King anthology, beaten to the punch two years prior by the . based BBR, who put together Action: The Evelyn "Champagne" King Anthology, 1977-1986. Beyond physical presentation, the differences between the two packages aren't drastic. Both options are viable and do right by King, an artist behind some of the finest danceable R&B of the disco and post-disco eras.
Evelyn Champagne King ranks right up there with Donna Summer and Patti LaBelle at the top of the disco diva pantheon, but there has never been a domestically released collection to do her glittering career justice
While some of those figures have unjustifiably been obscured over the decades, Evelyn Champagne King is one whose singular flair has remained ingrained in the hearts of fans even in the absence of new product in the marketplace. Evelyn "Champagne" King - The Complete RCA Hits and More! Many vocalists make their mark on various time periods of music, with a select few transporting their talents through multiple eras and stylistic shifts to reach listeners from all walks of life. That special ability is displayed consistently on Real Gone Music’s new two-disc compilation of her ‘70s and ‘80s work, The Complete RCA Hits and More.
The Complete RCA Hits and More! brings together 26 remastered tracks from Evelyn Champagne King’s tenure at RCA from 1977-1986 which saw the soulful diva have several dance and R&B chart hits like I’m In Love and Love Come Down. This set presents the songs in their 12″ or remix versions as opposed to their album iterations. Categories: Uncategorized Formats: CD Genre: R&B/Soul.
R&B singer Evelyn "Champagne" King came to fame during the disco era and remained prominent through much of the '80s with over two dozen charting singles. Born July 1, 1960, in the Bronx, she had a showbiz lineage. The parent album, Smooth Talk, reached number 14 on the Billboard 200 and went gold. After two more LPs made with T. Life, Music Box (1979) and Call on Me (1980), King teamed with the trio of Kashif, Paul Lawrence, and Morrie Brown for I'm in Love (1981) and Get Loose (1982). on compact disc, and there were anthologies of varying scope, including Action: The Evelyn "Champagne" King Anthology 1977-1986 (BBR, 2014), the nly The Essential Evelyn "Champagne" King (Legacy, 2015), and The Complete RCA Hits and More (Real Gone, 2016). Ed Hogan & Andy Kellman.
Smooth Talk is the debut album, released in 1977 by R&B singer Evelyn "Champagne" King by RCA Records and produced by Theodore Life. It contains singles "Shame", also one of King's signature songs, and "I Don't Know If It's Right", both of which were hits in the United States and Canada. Outside North America in music charts, "Shame" performed modestly in a few European countries, while the latter charted in the United Kingdom and New Zealand but performed poorly there.
|1-1||Shame (12" Mix)|
|1-2||I Don't Know If It's Right (12" Mix)|
|1-3||I'm In Love (12" Version)|
|1-4||Love Come Down (12" Version)|
|1-5||Back To Love|
|1-6||Your Personal Touch (Dance Version)|
|1-7||Let's Get Funky Tonight (12" Version)|
|1-9||Shake Down (Remix)|
|1-10||Out Of Control (12" Remixed Version)|
|1-11||High Horse (Remix)|
|1-12||Out There (12" Version)|
|1-13||Don't Hide Our Love|
|2-1||Teenager (12" Version)|
|2-2||Betcha She Don't Love You|
|2-3||Just For The Night|
|2-4||Till Midnight (12" Remixed Version)|
|2-5||Music Box (12" Version)|
|2-6||Aquarius/Let The Sun Shine In|
|2-7||The Other Side Of Love (Extended Mix)|
|2-8||Get Loose (12" Vocal Mix)|
|2-9||Give It Up (Killer Dance Mix)|
|2-10||Slow Down (Remix)|
|2-11||Spirit Of The Dancer|
|2-12||Dancin', Dancin', Dancin'|
|2-13||I'm So Romantic|
- Remastered At – Battery Studios, New York
- Copyright (c) – Real Gone Music
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – RCA Records
- Manufactured For – Real Gone Music
- Manufactured By – Sony Music Entertainment
- Remastered By – Maria Triana
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- Barcode: 848064005148