Live at the Apollo is an album by Daryl Hall & John Oates released in September 1985, recorded live at the Apollo Theater in New York. It is subtitled "With David Ruffin & Eddie Kendricks", of The Temptations-fame. The album is a mixture of their classics and some then-current songs by Hall & Oates. A VHS video of this concert with a different running order was released in 1987.
On July 13, 1985, Daryl Hall, John Oates, Eddie Kendricks and David Ruffin appeared together at Live Aid, two months before this album was released.
- Side One
- "Apollo Medley: Get Ready/Ain't Too Proud To Beg/The Way You Do the Things You Do/My Girl" (Smokey Robinson, Norman Whitfield/Eddie Holland, Smokey Robinson/Robert Rogers, Smokey Robinson/Ronald White) 12:49
- "When Something Is Wrong with My Baby" (Isaac Hayes, David Porter) 4:44
- "Everytime You Go Away" (Hall) 7:07
- Side Two
- "I Can't Go for That (No Can Do)" (Sara Allen, Hall, Oates) 7:58
- "One on One" (Hall) 5:50
- "Possession Obsession" (S. Allen, Hall, Oates) 5:54
- "Adult Education" (S. Allen, Hall, Oates) 6:34
On some releases, the "Apollo Medley" is separated into individual tracks.
- Daryl Hall - vocals, guitar, keyboards
- John Oates - vocals, guitar
- David Ruffin, Eddie Kendricks - vocals
- G.E. Smith - guitar
- Lenny Pickett - tenor saxophone
- Steve Elson - baritone saxophone
- Charlie DeChant - saxophone, keyboards, background vocals
- Mac Gollehon, "Hollywood" Paul Litteral - trumpet
- Ray Anderson - trombone
- Michael Klvana, Robbie Kilgore - keyboards
- Wells Christy - keyboards, Synclavier
- Tom "T-Bone" Wolk - bass guitar, background vocals
- Mickey Curry - drums
- Jimmy Maelen - percussion
- Producers: Bob Clearmountain, Daryl Hall, John Oates
- Engineers: Bob Clearmountain, David Hewitt
- Mixing: Bob Clearmountain
- Mastering: Bob Ludwig
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