United (Commodores album)

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Commodores
Studio album by Commodores
Released October 1986
Recorded 1986
Genre Funk, soul
Length 38:22
Label Polydor
Producer Dennis Lambert
Commodores chronology
Nightshift
(1985)
United
(1986)
Rock Solid
(1988)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2/5 stars[1]

United is the twelfth studio album by the Commodores, released in 1986 as the follow-up to their extremely successful album Nightshift from the previous year. This album included one of The Commodores' last significant hits in "Goin' to the Bank", and it has been the group's last major charting album to date, even though they went on to release several albums since. "Goin' to the Bank" climbed to number two on Billboard's R&B singles chart. The follow-up single, "Take It From Me", barely entered the top 40 on the R&B chart, while another single, the ballad "United in Love", peaked at #22 on the Adult Contemporary chart.[2]

Track listing[edit]

Track# Title Length
1 Goin' to the Bank 4:19
2 Take It from Me 4:00
3 United in Love 4:27
4 Can't Dance All Night 3:58
5 You're the Only Women I Need 4:43
6 Land of the Dreamer 4:43
7 Talk to Me 4:44
8 I Wanna Rock You 5:24
9 Let's Apologize 3:50
10 Serious Love 4:02

Personnel[edit]

Milan Williams Producer
Will King Producer
James Anthony Carmichael Producer
Dennis Lambert Producer
Greg Mathieson Producer
Jeremy Smith Engineer
Paul Ericksen Engineer
Mick Guzauski Engineer
Calvin Harris Engineer
The Commodores Main performer

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