Al Green Gets Next to You

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Al Green Gets Next to You
Getsnexttoyou.jpg
Cover art for all editions, including the U.S. vinyl edition (pictured)
Studio album by Al Green
Released

August 14, 1971 (1971-08-14) (UK)

March 1971 (US)
Recorded 1970–71
Genre Soul
Length 33:19
Label Hi
Producer Willie Mitchell
Al Green chronology
Green Is Blues
(1970)Green Is Blues1970
Al Green Gets Next to You
(1971)
Let's Stay Together
(1972)Let's Stay Together1972
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]
Blender 5/5 stars[2]
Robert Christgau A[3]
Rolling Stone favorable[4] & 5/5 stars[5]

Al Green Gets Next to You is a studio album by American soul singer Al Green, released August 14, 1971.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "I Can't Get Next to You" (Barrett Strong, Norman Whitfield) – 3:52
  2. "Are You Lonely for Me, Baby?" (Bert Berns) – 4:02
  3. "God Is Standing By" (Johnny Taylor) – 3:14
  4. "Tired of Being Alone" (Al Green) – 2:43
  5. "I'm a Ram" (Green, Mabon "Teenie" Hodges) – 3:53
  6. "Driving Wheel" (Roosevelt Sykes) – 3:04
  7. "Light My Fire" (Robbie Krieger, Jim Morrison, Ray Manzarek, John Densmore) – 3:59
  8. "You Say It" (Green) – 2:57
  9. "Right Now, Right Now" (Al Green) – 2:53
  10. "All Because" (Green, Hodges) – 2:42
  11. "Ride, Sally Ride" – (bonus track)
  12. "True Love" – (bonus track)
  13. "I'll Be Standing By" – (bonus track)

Later samples[edit]

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