Down to Love Town
|"Down to Love Town"|
|Single by The Originals|
|from the album Communique|
|B-side||"Just to Be Closer to You"|
|Label||Soul (Motown) |
Tamla Motown (UK)
|Songwriter(s)||Don Daniels, Michael Sutton, Kathy Wakefield|
|Producer(s)||Frank Wilson, Michael Sutton|
|The Originals singles chronology|
"Down to Love Town" is a 1976 disco single by The Originals, a Motown group that peaked in popularity in the late 1960s and early 1970s. Although the single reached the #1 spot on disco/dance chart for one week, it hit #93 on the Soul Charts (where The Originals had previously found their success) but had a better showing on the Hot 100, peaking at #47. The song was written by Don Daniels, Michael B. Sutton and Kathy Wakefield. It was originally a track on their 1976 album, Communique. Following its success as a single, the track became the title track of their 1977 album of the same name., which was their final album for Motown.
- Whitburn, Joel (2004). Hot Dance/Disco: 1974-2003. Record Research. p. 196.
- Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 443.
- "The Originals - Communique". Discogs.com. Retrieved 2019-10-19.
- Betts, Graham (2 June 2014). Graham Betts - Motown Encyclopedia. ISBN 9781311441546. Retrieved 2019-10-19.
- "The Originals - Down To Love Town". Discogs.com. 2016-10-06. Retrieved 2016-10-11.