Mr. Soul (album)

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Mr. Soul
Studio album by Sam Cooke
Released February 1963
Recorded August 23; November 29; December 14–16, 1962
RCA's Music Center of the World
(Hollywood, California)
Genre Rhythm and blues, soul
Label RCA Victor
Producer Hugo & Luigi
Sam Cooke chronology
The Best of Sam Cooke
(1963)
Mr. Soul
(1963)
Night Beat
(1963)

Mr. Soul is the eleventh studio album by American singer-songwriter Sam Cooke. Produced by Hugo & Luigi, the album was released in February 1963 in the United States by RCA Victor.

The album was remastered in 2011 as a part of The RCA Albums Collection.

Track listing[edit]

All songs arranged and conducted by Horace Ott, except "Nothing Can Change This Love" conducted by René Hall.

Side one[edit]

  1. "I Wish You Love" (Charles Trenet, Lee Wilson, Albert Beach)  – 2:24
  2. "Willow Weep For Me" (Ann Ronnell)  – 2:26
  3. "Chains of Love" (Ahmet Ertegun, under the pseudonym A. Nugetre)  – 2:50
  4. "Smoke Rings" (Ned Washington, Gene Gifford)  – 3:26
  5. "All the Way" (Sammy Cahn, James Van Hausen)  – 3:29
  6. "Send Me Some Lovin'" (Leo Price, John S. Marascalco)  – 2:48

Side two[edit]

  1. "Cry Me a River" (Arthur Hamilton)  – 2:47
  2. "Driftin' Blues" (Johnny Moore, Charles Brown, Eddie Williams)  – 3:17
  3. "For Sentimental Reasons" (Derek Watson, William Best)  – 3:16
  4. "Nothing Can Change This Love" (Sam Cooke)  – 2:38
  5. "Little Girl" (Madeline Hyde, Francis Henry)  – 2:36
  6. "These Foolish Things" (Eric Maschwitz, Jack Strachey, Henry Link)  – 4:01

Personnel[edit]

All credits adapted from The RCA Albums Collection (2011) liner notes.[1]

Charts[edit]

Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (1962) Peak
position
Billboard Top LPs[2] 94

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ The RCA Albums Collection (liner notes). Sam Cooke. US: RCA Records/Legacy Recordings. 2011. 88697898702. 
  2. ^ "Twistin' the Night Away Chart History". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved February 28, 2014. 

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