Album of Love

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Album of Love
Studio album by The Three Degrees
Released 1985 (1985)
Genre Pop
Label Self-released

Album of Love is a 1985 studio album by The Three Degrees.

Overview[edit]

By the early 1980s The Three Degrees had firmly established themselves as an ever popular live attraction and favourite television guests in the UK. After their latest record label Ariola folded in 1980, they found themselves without a contract but that did not discourage the trio, consisting of Helen Scott, Sheila Ferguson and Valerie Holiday. Ferguson co-wrote "A Sonnet To Love" and performed lead vocals on that track. Scott was given a rare opportunity to take a full lead on "I Only Have Eyes For You"'. All three shared lead vocals on "MacArthur Park" This track, together with the "Fame Medley" had recently been performed by the group on their second television special for the BBC, "Take 3 Degrees", which had been screened a year earlier.

Track list[edit]

Side One

  1. A Sonnet to Love
  2. I Only Have Eyes For You
  3. MacArthur Park

Side Two

  1. Fame Medley
    • Fame Intro
    • Dirty Old Man
    • My Simple Heart
    • Year Of Decision
    • Take Good Care Of Yourself
    • When Will I See You Again
    • Fame Reprise
  2. Only Those In Love
  3. Dear God
  4. Hard To Say I'm Sorry

Personnel[edit]

  • Sheila Ferguson – vocals
  • Valerie Holiday – vocals
  • Helen Scott – vocals
  • Erwin Keiles – producer
  • Jerry Williamson – engineer
  • Grant MacAvoy – drums
  • Vince Fay – bass guitar
  • Richard Rome – piano
  • Erwin Keiles – all guitars
  • Pete Wingfield – synthersizers and special keyboards
  • John Kongos – programming

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