In the Stone

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"In the Stone"
In The Stone EWF.jpg
Single by Earth, Wind & Fire
from the album I Am
B-side"You and I"
Released1979
Format7", 12"
GenreR&B, funk
Length4:48
LabelColumbia
Songwriter(s)Allee Willis, David Foster and Maurice White
Producer(s)Maurice White
Earth, Wind & Fire singles chronology
"After the Love Has Gone"
(1979)
"In the Stone"
(1979)
"Can't Let Go"
(1979)

"In the Stone" was a song by R&B/funk band Earth, Wind & Fire issued as a single in 1979 on Columbia Records. The song rose to No. 23 on the Billboard Hot Soul Songs chart. [1][2]

Overview[edit]

In the Stone was produced by Maurice White who composed the song with Allee Willis and David Foster. The single also came off EWF's 1979 album I Am.[1]

Covers[edit]

In the Stone was covered by Dionne Warwick on her 1981 album Hot! Live and Otherwise.[3]

Appearances in other media[edit]

"In the Stone" appeared on the soundtrack of the 2002 feature film Drumline.[4]

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (1976) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 58
U.S. Billboard Hot Soul Singles 23
New Zealand RIANZ Top Singles 39[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Earth, Wind & Fire: In the Stone. Columbia Records. 1979.
  2. ^ "Earth, Wind & Fire: In the Stone (Hot Soul Songs)". billboard.com. Billboard.
  3. ^ "What You Won't Do for Love / In the Stone by Dionne Warwick". secondhandsongs.com.
  4. ^ "Drumline (2002)". www.imdb.com.
  5. ^ "Earth, Wind & Fire: In the Stone". charts.nz. RIANZ.

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