Al Green Is Love

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Al Green Is Love
Studio album by Al Green
Released August 1975
Recorded 1974-1975
Genre Soul
Label Hi Records
Producer Willie Mitchell
Al Green chronology
Al Green's Greatest Hits
(1975)
Al Green is Love
(1975)
Full of Fire
(1976)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
Robert Christgau A– (1975)[2]
Robert Christgau A (2012)[3]
Rolling Stone mixed[4]
The Rolling Stone Album Guide 3.5/5 stars[5]

Al Green Is Love is the ninth album by soul singer Al Green. It was his final of six consecutive albums to hit #1 on the R&B/Soul Albums chart, and it peaked into the Top 40 on the Pop Albums chart.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks composed by Al Green; except where indicated

  1. "L-O-V-E (Love)" (Green, Willie Mitchell, Mabon "Teenie" Hodges) – 3:09
  2. "Rhymes" (Green, Mabon "Teenie" Hodges) – 3:36
  3. "The Love Sermon" (Green, Willie Mitchell, Earl Randle) – 6:34
  4. "There Is Love" (Willie Mitchell, Lawrence Seymore, Yvonne Mitchell) – 3:04
  5. "Could I Be the One?" (Green, Willie Mitchell, Ann Mitchell) – 4:06
  6. "Love Ritual" – 4:19
  7. "I Didn't Know" – 7:46
  8. "Oh Me, Oh My (Dreams in My Arms)" (Green, Willie Mitchell, Mabon "Teenie" Hodges) – 2:48
  9. "I Gotta Be More (Take Me Higher)" – 2:45
  10. "I Wish You Were Here" (Willie Mitchell) – 3:18

Later Samples[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ Christgau, Robert (October 27, 1975). "Consumer Guide". The Village Voice. Music section. Retrieved 2012-02-25. 
  3. ^ Christgau, Robert (February 24, 2012). "Al Green/D'Angelo". MSN Music. Microsoft. Retrieved 2012-02-25. 
  4. ^ Rolling Stone review
  5. ^ Hoard, Christian (November 2, 2004). "Review: Al Green Is Love". The New Rolling Stone Album Guide: 345–346.