Garden of Love

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This article is about the album by Rick James. For the William Blake, see The Garden of Love. For the 2003 film, see Garden of Love (film).
Garden of Love
Studio album by Rick James
Released July 16, 1980
Recorded 1979-1980
Genre Funk, Soul
Length 50:04
Label Gordy
Producer Rick James
Rick James chronology
Fire It Up
(1979)
Garden of Love
(1980)
Street Songs
(1981)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars [1]

Garden of Love is Rick James' fourth album on Motown sub-label Gordy.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks composed by Rick James; except where indicated.

Side A
  1. "Big Time" (James Calloway, Leroy Burgess, Sonny T. Davenport) - 6:27
  2. "Don't Give Up On Love" - 6:15
  3. "Island Lady" - 4:07
Side B
  1. "Gettin' It On (In The Sunshine)" - 3:03
  2. "Summer Love" - 6:19
  3. "Mary -Go- Round" - 6:57
  4. "Gettin' It On (In The Sunshine) Reprise" - :40
2010 bonus tracks
7. Gettin' It On (In The Sunshine) - Reprise - 1:36
8. Big Time (Extended Version - Previously Unreleased) - 11:40
9. Gypsy Girl (Unreleased Demo) - 3:41

Charts[edit]

Chart (1980) Peak
position
Billboard Top LPs[2] 83
Billboard Top Soul LPs[2] 17

Singles[edit]

Year Single Chart positions[3]
US
R&B
US
Dance
1980 "Big Time" 17 38

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.allmusic.com/album/r1814396/review
  2. ^ a b "Rick James US albums chart history". allmusic.com. Retrieved 2011-06-15. 
  3. ^ "Rick James US singles chart history". allmusic.com. Retrieved 2011-06-15. 

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