Whatever (The Friends of Distinction album)

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Whatever
Studio album by The Friends of Distinction
Released 1970
Recorded 1970 RCA's Music Center of the World, Hollywood, California
Genre Soul
Length 46:45
Label RCA Records
Producer Ray Cork, Jr.
The Friends of Distinction chronology
Real Friends
(1970)
Whatever
(1970)
Friends & People
(1971)

Whatever is the fourth album by R&B group The Friends of Distinction. Released in 1970. Produced by Ray Cork, Jr.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "You and I" (Greg Poree, Jerry Peters) 4:65
  2. "New Mother Nature" (Burton Cummings) 3:41
  3. "Soulful Anthem" (Bryant) 6:77
  4. "Time Waits For No One" (Howard Greenfield, Neil Sedaka) 3:20
  5. "People Talkin' and Saying Nothin'" (Ken Williams, Wilma Classon) 5:53
  6. "Check It Out" (Billy Osborn, Floyd Butler) 2:58
  7. "Didn't We" (Jimmy Webb) 5:90
  8. "Great Day" (Barbara Love, Terry Evans) 3:41
  9. "Willa Faye" (Greg Poree, Jerry Peters) 4:37
  10. "Bring Us a Better Day" (John Hurley, Ronnie Wilkins) 3:43

Personnel[edit]

  • Ray Cork, Jr - Keyboards, Percussion, Trumpet
  • Wilton Felder - Electric Bass
  • Jerry Peters, Joe Sample - Keyboards
  • David T. Walker, Greg Poree, Louie Shelton - Guitar
  • Edward Greene, Toxey French - Drums
  • Gary Coleman, Kenneth Watson - Percussion
  • King Errisson - Congas
  • Jay Migliori - Baritone Saxophone
  • John Audino, Paul Hubinon - Trumpet, Flugelhorn
  • Richard Nash - Trombone, Baritone horn
  • Plas Johnson, William Green - Woodwind
  • Nathan Ross - Violin.
  • Samuel Boghossian - Viola
  • Armand Kaproff - Cello
  • Jimmy Getzoff - Concertmaster

Charts[edit]

Chart (1970) Peak
position
Billboard Pop Albums[1] 179
Billboard Top Soul Albums[1] 42

Singles[edit]

Year Single Chart positions[2]
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 US
R&B
1970 "Time Waits For No One" 60 37

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "The Friends of Distinction US albums chart history". allmusic.com. Retrieved 2011-09-01. 
  2. ^ "The Friends of Distinction US singles chart history". allmusic.com. Retrieved 2011-09-01.