Lady Love (song)

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"Lady Love" is a pop song written by Von Gray and Sherman Marshall. It became a hit single cut from Lou Rawls' 1977 album When You Hear Lou, You've Heard It All. It was released as a single in January 1978 and peaked at #13 in Canada,[1] #24 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100, and went to #21 on the R&B charts .[2]

On the U.S. Easy Listening chart, "Lady Love" peaked at #5.[3] The song is an airplay staple today on adult standards and smooth jazz radio stations.

Personnel[edit]

  • Lou Rawls – Vocals
  • Barbara Ingram, Carla Benton, Yvette Benson – Backing vocals
  • Charles Collins – Drums
  • Michael "Sugarbear" Foreman – Bass
  • Dennis Harris – Guitar
  • Edward Green, Leon Huff – Keyboards
  • Davis Cruse – bongos
  • Don Renaldo – Strings, horns

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