Aretha Now

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Aretha Now
Studio album by Aretha Franklin
Released June 14, 1968
Recorded December 16, 1967 – April 18, 1968 at Atlantic Studios,
(New York City, New York)
Genre Deep Soul, Southern Soul, Soul, R&B
Length 29:30
Label Atlantic (#8186)
Producer Jerry Wexler
Aretha Franklin chronology
Lady Soul
(1968)
Aretha Now
(1968)
Aretha in Paris
(1968)
Singles from Aretha Now
  1. "Think"/"You Send Me"
    Released: May 2, 1968
  2. "I Say a Little Prayer"
    Released: July 26, 1968
  3. "I Can't See Myself Leaving You"
    Released: April 1969

Aretha Now is the fifteenth studio album by American singer Aretha Franklin, Released on June 14, 1968 by Atlantic Records. The album is gold-certified. It reached No. 5 on Billboard's album chart. In the 1990s this recording was reissued on compact disc through Rhino Records.

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars link
Rolling Stone (negative) [1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Think" (Franklin, Teddy White) - 2:19
  2. "I Say a Little Prayer" (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) - 3:36
  3. "See Saw" (Steve Cropper, Don Covay) - 2:46
  4. "Night Time Is the Right Time" (Big Bill Broonzy) - 4:50
  5. "You Send Me" (Sam Cooke) - 2:29
  6. "You're a Sweet Sweet Man" (Ronnie Shannon) - 2:19
  7. "I Take What I Want" (Isaac Hayes, Mabon "Teenie" Hodges, David Porter) - 2:33
  8. "Hello Sunshine" (Jimmy Cliff, King Curtis, Ronald Dean Miller) - 3:03
  9. "A Change" (Dorian Burton, Clyde Otis) - 2:27
  10. "I Can't See Myself Leaving You" (Ronnie Shannon) - 3:01

Personnel[edit]

Charts[edit]

Billboard Music Charts (North America)

Chart (1968) Peak
position
Pop Albums 3
1968 R&B Albums 1
1968 Jazz Albums 9

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Landau, Jon (July 5, 1968). "Aretha". Rolling Stone. Retrieved 22 August 2013. 

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