Mr. Soul (album)

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Mr. Soul
Mr. Soul Sam Cooke.jpg
Studio album by Sam Cooke
Released February 1963
Recorded August 23; November 29; December 14–16, 1962
RCA's Music Center of the World
(Hollywood, California)
Genre Rhythm and blues, soul
Label RCA Victor
Producer Hugo & Luigi
Sam Cooke chronology
The Best of Sam Cooke
(1963)The Best of Sam Cooke1963
Mr. Soul
(1963)
Night Beat
(1963)Night Beat1963

Mr. Soul is the eleventh studio album by American singer-songwriter Sam Cooke. Produced by Hugo & Luigi, the album was released in February 1963 in the United States by RCA Victor.

The album was remastered in 2011 as a part of The RCA Albums Collection.

Track listing[edit]

All songs arranged and conducted by Horace Ott, except "Nothing Can Change This Love" conducted by René Hall.

Side one
  1. "I Wish You Love" (Léo Chauliac, Charles Trenet, Albert Beach) – 2:24
  2. "Willow Weep for Me" (Ann Ronell) – 2:26
  3. "Chains of Love (Ahmet Ertegun, under the pseudonym A. Nugetre) – 2:50
  4. "Smoke Rings" (Ned Washington, H. Eugene Gifford) – 3:26
  5. "All the Way" (Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen) – 3:29
  6. "Send Me Some Lovin'" (Leo Price, John Marascalco) – 2:48
Side two
  1. "Cry Me a River" (Arthur Hamilton) – 2:47
  2. "Driftin' Blues" (Johnny Moore, Charles Brown, Eddie Williams) – 3:17
  3. "For Sentimental Reasons" (Deek Watson, William Best) – 3:16
  4. "Nothing Can Change This Love" (Sam Cooke) – 2:38
  5. "Little Girl" (Madeline Hyde, Francis Henry) – 2:36
  6. "These Foolish Things" (Eric Maschwitz, Jack Strachey, Harry Link) – 4:01

Personnel[edit]

All credits adapted from The RCA Albums Collection (2011) liner notes.[1]

Charts[edit]

Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (1962) Peak
position
Billboard Top LPs[2] 94

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ The RCA Albums Collection (liner notes). Sam Cooke. US: RCA Records/Legacy Recordings. 2011. 88697898702. 
  2. ^ "Twistin' the Night Away Chart History". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved February 28, 2014. 

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