Live in Las Vegas Vol. 2

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Live In Las Vegas Vol. 2
Live album by Sonny & Cher
Released 1974
Recorded 1973 in Las Vegas, Nevada
Genre Pop rock
Label Kapp/MCA
Producer Denis Pregnolato
Sonny & Cher chronology
Mama Was a Rock and Roll Singer Papa Used to Write All Her Songs
(1974)
Live In Las Vegas Vol. 2
(1974)
Greatest Hits
(1974)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

Live In Las Vegas Vol. 2 is the second live album by American pop duo Sonny & Cher, released in 1974 by Kapp/MCA Records.

Album information[edit]

It was released in 1974 and reached #175 on the Billboard album charts.

This was their first double album. The album is largely a collection of cover songs including "I Can See Clearly Now" (originally by Johnny Nash) and "Where You Lead"). No singles were released from the album. The songs "Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down)" and "You Better Sit Down Kids" were performed by Bono; both were written by Bono and performed by Cher in the late 60's. Cher also sings "Gypsies, Tramps And Thieves" as a solo.

Track listing[edit]

Side A[edit]

  1. "All I Ever Need Is You" (Reeves, Holiday) - 3:06
  2. Music Medley & Dialogue: - 3:09
  3. "I Can See Clearly Now" (Johnny Nash) - 1:57
  4. "You've Got A Friend" (Carole King) - 3:09
  5. "Where You Lead" (C. King, Louise Goffin) - 1:49
  6. "You've Got A Friend (Reprise)" (C. King) - 0:49

Side B[edit]

  1. Comedy Monologue" - 3:24
  2. "Gypsies, Tramps And Thieves" (Bob Stone) - 2:25
  3. "Brother Love's Travelling Salvation Show" (Neil Diamond) - 3:39
  4. "You And I" (Stevie Wonder) - 5:00

Side C[edit]

  1. "Superstar" (Leon Russell, Bonnie Bramlett) - 5:14
  2. Monologue - 4:02
  3. "Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down)" (Sonny Bono) - 6:20

Side D[edit]

  1. "You Better Sit Down Kids"/"A Cowboy's Work Is Never Done" (S. Bono) - 10:34
  2. Band Introduction - 2:57
  3. "I Got You Babe" (S. Bono) - 2:59

Charts[edit]

Chart (1974) Peak
position
United States Billboard 200 175

Personnel[edit]

Production[edit]

  • Producer: Denis Pregnolato

References[edit]

  1. ^ AMG Review