Love Byrd

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Love Byrd
Studio album by Donald Byrd and 125th St. N.Y.C.
Released September 1981
Recorded Master Sound, Atlanta, Georgia
Genre Jazz, New York house, post-disco
Length 42:13
Label Elektra/Asylum Records
Producer Isaac Hayes
Donald Byrd and 125th St. N.Y.C. chronology
Donald Byrd and 125th St, NYC
(1979)Donald Byrd and 125th St, NYC1979
Love Byrd
Words, Sounds, Colors and Shapes
(1983)Words, Sounds, Colors and Shapes1983
Professional ratings
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Source Rating
Allmusic 2/5 stars link
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide 3/5 stars[1]

Love Byrd is a 1981 album by Donald Byrd and 125th St, NYC, produced by Isaac Hayes and released on the Elektra label.

Track listing[edit]

Side one[edit]

  1. "Love Has Come Around" (William Duckett) – 7:52
  2. "Butterfly" (Andrew Stevens) – 6:05
  3. "I Feel Like Loving You Today" (Isaac Hayes) – 6:57

Side two[edit]

  1. "I Love Your Love" (Isaac Hayes, Aaron Mills, William Duckett, Andrew Stevens) – 6:59
  2. "I'll Always Love You" (Donald Byrd) – 5:13
  3. "Love for Sale" (Cole Porter) – 6:06
  4. "Falling" (Isaac Hayes) – 3:01


Donald Byrd's 125th Street Band[edit]

  • Rose Williams – vocalist
  • Diane Williams – vocalist
  • Pat Lewis – vocalist
  • Diane Evans – vocalist


  1. ^ Swenson, J. (Editor) (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 36. ISBN 0-394-72643-X.