A Whole New Thing (Billy Preston album)

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A Whole New Thing
A Whole New Thing.jpg
Studio album by
Released14 July 1977
Recorded10–31 January 1977
StudioKendun Recorders, Burbank, California, U.S.
Village Recorders, Westwood, California, U.S
GenreSoul
Length34:35
LabelA&M
ProducerBilly Preston, Truman Thomas
Billy Preston chronology
Billy Preston
(1976)
A Whole New Thing
(1977)
Late at Night
(1979)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic3/5 stars[1]

A Whole New Thing is the twelfth studio album by Billy Preston, released in 1977. It was Preston's final album with A&M Records.[2]

Wide Stride was released as a single in 1977 and peaked at number 33 on the US R&B chart.[3]

Track listing[edit]

Side One

  1. "A Whole New Thing" (Truman Thomas, Jeffrey Bowen, James Ford)  – 3:35
  2. "Disco Dancin'" (Billy Preston)  – 3:30
  3. "Complicated Sayings" (Preston, Robert "Inky" Incorvaia)  – 2:54
  4. "Attitudes" instrumental (Preston)  – 2:29
  5. "I'm Really Gonna Miss You" (Preston)  – 3:48

Side Two

  1. "Wide Stride" instrumental (Preston)  – 3:15
  2. "You Got Me Buzzin'" (Preston, Incorvaia)  – 2:42
  3. "Sweet Marie" (Preston, Joe Greene)  – 3:40
  4. "Happy" instrumental (Preston)  – 2:20
  5. "Touch Me Love" (Preston, Jack Ackerman)  – 3:22
  6. "You Don't Have to Go" (Preston, Greene)  – 3:00

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ A Whole New Thing at AllMusic
  2. ^ "Billy Preston - Album Discography - AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved 25 November 2018.
  3. ^ "Billy Preston Songs ••• Top Songs / Chart Singles Discography ••• Music VF, US & UK hits charts". www.musicvf.com. Retrieved 25 November 2018.