Teddy Pendergrass (album)
|Studio album by Teddy Pendergrass|
|Released||June 12, 1977|
|Label||Philadelphia International Records|
|Producer||Kenny Gamble, Leon Huff, John Whitehead, Gene McFadden|
|Teddy Pendergrass chronology|
|Singles from Teddy Pendergrass|
|Robert Christgau||B |
Released in 1977. It did well for a debut album, reaching #17 on the US Billboard 200 and #5 on the Billboard R&B album chart. Two singles were released: "I Don't Love You Anymore"; and "The Whole Town's Laughing at Me", reaching #41 pop & #5 R&B; and R&B #16, respectively.
- "You Can't Hide from Yourself" 4:08
- "Somebody Told Me" (Victor Carstarphen, Kenny Gamble, Gene McFadden, John Whitehead) 5:15
- "Be Sure" 5:19
- "And If I Had" 4:26
- "I Don't Love You Anymore" 4:01
- "The Whole Town's Laughing at Me" (Sherman Marshall) 4:30
- "Easy, Easy, Got to Take It Easy" (Victor Carstarphen, Gene McFadden, John Whitehead) 4:55
- "The More I Get, the More I Want" (Victor Carstarphen, Gene McFadden, John Whitehead) 4:26
- Teddy Pendergrass: Vocal
- Roland Chambers, Dennis Harris: Guitars
- Victor Carstarphen, Ron Kersey: Keyboards, Synthesizers
- Michael Foreman, Jimmy Williams: Bass
- Keith Benson, Carl Chambers, Charles Collins: Drums, Percussion
- Larry Washington: Bongos & Congas
|U.S. Billboard Top LPs||17|
|U.S. Billboard Top Soul LPs||6|
|Year||Single||Peak chart positions|
|1977||"I Don't Love You Anymore"||41||5||7|
|"The Whole Town's Laughing at Me"||102||16||—|
- "You Can't Hide from Yourself"
- "And If I Had"
- "Easy Easy Got to Take It Easy"