Play Me (album)

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Play Me
Studio album by Harry Belafonte
Released 1973
Recorded RCA Studios B and C, New York City
Genre Pop
Label RCA Records
Producer Jack Pleis
Harry Belafonte chronology
Belafonte...Live!
(1972)
Play Me
(1973)
Belafonte Concert in Japan
(1974)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[1]

Play Me is an album by Harry Belafonte, released in 1973. It would be his final studio album for RCA Records and his last studio album until 1977's Turn the World Around.[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Play Me" (Neil Diamond) – 4:07
  2. "And I Love You So" (Don McLean, Marvin Hamlisch) – 4:37
    • Guitar solo by David Spinozza
  3. "Mr. Wiffen" (D. Wiffen) – 3:30
  4. "If Only It Were Yesterday" (G. Sklerov) – 4:38
    • Guitar solo by David Spinozza
  5. "So Close" (Jake Holmes) – 4:09
    • Duet with Eloise Laws
  6. "Empty Chairs" (Don McLean) – 5:17
    • Guitar solo by Jay Berliner
  7. "Morningside (For the Children)" (Neil Diamond) – 4:11
    • Childrens Chorus: The Meri Mini Players
  8. "My Old Man" (Jerry Jeff Walker) – 4:31
  9. "One Step" (K. Dunman) – 3:40
  10. "Long Long Time" (G. White) – 5:13
    • Duet with Eloise Laws

Personnel[edit]

Production notes:

  • Jack Pleis – producer
  • John Cartwright – associate producer, musical director
  • Robert Freedman – arrangements
  • Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson – arrangements
  • Ed Begley – engineer
  • Jim Crotty – engineer
  • Mae Cann – cover art

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ Allmusic entry for Play Me Retrieved November 2009.

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