A Long Time Coming (A Change Is Gonna Come)

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A Long Time Coming (A Change Is Gonna Come)
Studio album by Evelyn "Champagne" King
Released October 28, 1985
Recorded 1985
Genre R&B
Label RCA
Producer Theodore Life, Hawk, René & Angela, Bobby Watson, Allen George, Fred McFarlane
Evelyn "Champagne" King chronology
So Romantic
(1984)
A Long Time Coming (A Change Is Gonna Come)
(1985)
Flirt
(1988)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 1.5/5 stars [1]

A Long Time Coming (A Change Is Gonna Come) is the eighth album released by R&B singer Evelyn "Champagne" King on the RCA label in 1985. It was produced by Theodore Life, Hawk, René & Angela, Bobby Watson, Allen George, and Fred McFarlane.

History[edit]

The album peaked at #38 on the R&B albums chart. It produced the hit singles "Your Personal Touch", "High Horse", and "Slow Down". The album was digitally remastered and reissued on CD with bonus tracks in 2008 by Blue Bird Records. The album was digitally remastered and reissued on Two CD's with bonus tracks and remixes in 2014 by Funky Town Grooves Records.

Track listing[edit]

Side one
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Chemistry of Love"   Evelyn "Champagne" King, Matt Thomas, Larry Taylor, Theodore Life 4:38
2. "A Change Is Gonna Come"   Sam Cooke 4:36
3. "Spellbound"   René Moore, Angela Winbush 3:31
4. "If You Find the Time"   Theodore Life, Larry Taylor, Tony Pritchette, Charles Kennedy 4:45
5. "Slow Down"   Bruce Gaitsch, Keithen Carter 3:43
Side two
No. Title Writer(s) Length
6. "If I Let Myself Go"   Sheree Sano, Jose Gomez 4:28
7. "Your Personal Touch"   Allen George, Fred McFarlane 5:48
8. "I'm Scared"   Kenneth Gilkes 4:55
9. "High Horse"   Allen George, Fred McFarlane 4:26

Charts[edit]

Chart (1985) Peak
[2]
U.S. Billboard Top Black LPs 38
Singles
Year Single Peak chart positions
US
[2]
US
R&B

[2]
US
Dance

[2]
1985 "Your Personal Touch" 86 9 5
1986 "High Horse" 19 12
"Slow Down" 81

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kantor, Justin. A Long Time Coming (A Change Is Gonna Come) > review at AllMusic. Retrieved 2012-08-01.
  2. ^ a b c d "US Charts > Evelyn "Champagne" King". Billboard. Retrieved 2009-08-11. 

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