Al Green Is Love

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Al Green Is Love
Al Green Is Love (Al Green album - cover art).jpg
Studio album by Al Green
Released August 1975
Recorded 1974-1975
Genre Soul
Label Hi Records
Producer Willie Mitchell
Al Green chronology
Al Green's Greatest Hits
Al Green is Love
Full of Fire
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
Robert Christgau A– (1975)[2]
Robert Christgau A (2012)[3]
Rolling Stone mixed[4]
The Rolling Stone Album Guide 3.5/5 stars[5]

Al Green Is Love is the ninth album by soul singer Al Green. It was his final of six consecutive albums to hit #1 on the R&B/Soul Albums chart, and it peaked into the Top 40 on the Pop Albums chart.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks composed by Al Green; except where indicated

  1. "L-O-V-E (Love)" (Green, Willie Mitchell, Mabon "Teenie" Hodges) – 3:09
  2. "Rhymes" (Green, Mabon "Teenie" Hodges) – 3:36
  3. "The Love Sermon" (Green, Willie Mitchell, Earl Randle) – 6:34
  4. "There Is Love" (Willie Mitchell, Lawrence Seymore, Yvonne Mitchell) – 3:04
  5. "Could I Be the One?" (Green, Willie Mitchell, Ann Mitchell) – 4:06
  6. "Love Ritual" – 4:19
  7. "I Didn't Know" – 7:46
  8. "Oh Me, Oh My (Dreams in My Arms)" (Green, Willie Mitchell, Mabon "Teenie" Hodges) – 2:48
  9. "I Gotta Be More (Take Me Higher)" – 2:45
  10. "I Wish You Were Here" (Willie Mitchell) – 3:18

Later Samples[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ Christgau, Robert (October 27, 1975). "Consumer Guide". The Village Voice. Music section. Retrieved 2012-02-25. 
  3. ^ Christgau, Robert (February 24, 2012). "Al Green/D'Angelo". MSN Music. Microsoft. Retrieved 2012-02-25. 
  4. ^ Rolling Stone review
  5. ^ Hoard, Christian (November 2, 2004). "Review: Al Green Is Love". The New Rolling Stone Album Guide: 345–346.