Down Two Then Left

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Down Two Then Left
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Studio album by Boz Scaggs
Released November 1977
Recorded Hollywood Sound Recorders, Hollywood, California
Genre Pop, rock, blue-eyed soul
Length 42:21
Label Columbia
Producer Joseph Wissert
Boz Scaggs chronology
Silk Degrees
(1976)
Down Two Then Left
(1977)
Middle Man
(1980)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Down Two Then Left is the eighth album by singer Boz Scaggs, released in 1977. The album peaked at No. 11 on the Billboard 200.[2]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks composed by Boz Scaggs; except where indicated

Side One

  1. "Still Falling for You" – 3:52
  2. "Hard Times" – 4:26
  3. "A Clue" – 3:53
  4. "Whatcha Gonna Tell Your Man" (Scaggs, Jai Winding) – 3:50
  5. "We're Waiting" (Michael Omartian, Scaggs) – 6:19

Side Two

  1. "Hollywood" (Omartian, Scaggs) – 3:08
  2. "Then She Walked Away" (Omartian, Scaggs) – 4:04
  3. "Gimme the Goods" (Omartian, Scaggs) – 4:11
  4. "1993" (Omartian, Scaggs) – 4:01
  5. "Tomorrow Never Came/Tomorrow Never Came (Reprise)" – 4:38[1]

Singles released from the album were "Hard Times"/"We're Waiting" and "Hollywood"/"A Clue". Some copies of the "Hard Times" single bear a credit for this album under the title Still Falling for You.[3]

Personnel[edit]

  • Boz Scaggs - guitar, lead and background vocals
  • Victor Feldman - keyboards, claves, vibraphone
  • Steve Lukather - guitar
  • Jay Graydon - bass, guitar
  • Bobbye Hall - percussion, bongos, conga
  • David Hungate - bass
  • Michael Omartian - accordion, keyboards, marimba, horn arrangements, string arrangements
  • Ray Parker, Jr. - guitar
  • Jeff Porcaro - drums, timbales
  • Jai Winding - piano, keyboards
  • Scott Edwards - bass
  • Terry Evans - background vocals
  • Stan Farber - background vocals
  • Phyllis Saint James - background vocals
  • Julia Tillman Waters - background vocals
  • Zedric Turnbough - background vocals
  • Bobby King - background vocals
  • Eldridge King - background vocals
  • John Lehman - background vocals
  • Myrna Matthews - background vocals
  • Venetta Fields - background vocals
  • Jim Haas - background vocals
  • Roy Galloway - background vocals
  • Jim Gilstrap - background vocals
  • Carolyn Willis - background vocals
  • Dana Hughes - trombone
  • Chuck Findley - trumpet, flugelhorn
  • Barbara Korn - French horn
  • David Duke - French horn
  • Steve Madaio - trumpet
  • Don Menza - saxophone
  • Fred Selden - saxophone, flute
  • Ernie Watts - saxophone

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Matt Collar. "Down Two Then Left". Allmusic.com. Retrieved 2014-07-06. 
  2. ^ "Down Two Then Left : Awards". Allmusic.com. Retrieved 2014-07-06. 
  3. ^ "Boz Scaggs - Hard Times / We're Waiting - Columbia - USA - 3-10606". 45cat.com. Retrieved 2016-06-04. 

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