Most of All (song)

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"Most of All"
Single by B. J. Thomas
from the album Most of All
B-side"The Mask"
ReleasedNovember 1970 (1970-11)
Format7-inch single
Length2:52
LabelScepter Records SCE-12299
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s)
BJ Thomas Singles singles chronology
"I Just Can't Help Believing"
(1970)
"Most of All"
(1970)
"No Love at All"
(1971)

"Most of All" is a B. J. Thomas single from the 1970 album, Most of All, on Scepter Records.[1] The song, composed by Buddy Buie and J.R. Cobb (Classics IV, Atlanta Rhythm Section), reached #2 on the Billboard Adult Contemporary singles chart, and #38 on the Billboard Hot 100, in the same year.[2] The song was also a hit in Canada, reaching the Top 20 on both corresponding charts.

History[edit]

The song has been republished on many of Thomas' albums and greatest hits compilations,[3] including a calypso arranged duo with Keb' Mo' on The Living Room Sessions (2013).[4][5]

Year Title Single: "Most of All" (B. J. Thomas)
Peak chart positions [2]
Album
US AC US US Country US Christian (CHR) CAN AC CAN CAN Country
1970 "Most of All" 2 38 13 20 Most of All

Other versions[edit]

Anne Murray recorded it for her 1971 album "Talk It Over In The Morning".

References[edit]

  1. ^ Erlewine, Stephen Thomas (1970). "Most of All". Album. AllMusic. Retrieved 5 August 2013.
  2. ^ a b "Most of All". Awards. AllMusic. Retrieved 5 August 2013.
  3. ^ a b Erlewine, Stephen Thomas (1970). "Most of All". Song. AllMusic. Retrieved 5 August 2013.
  4. ^ Dauphin, Chuck (26 March 2013). "BJ Thomas Teams With Richard Marx, Keb Mo and Others on Duets Album". Billboard Magazine. Retrieved 6 August 2013.
  5. ^ Erlewine, Stephen Thomas (2013). "The Living Room Sessions". AllMusic. Retrieved 5 August 2013.
  6. ^ "Harvey Fuqua". Biography. The Vocal Group Hall of Fame Foundation. 6 July 2010. Retrieved 5 August 2013.

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