Music Box (Evelyn King album)

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Music Box
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Studio album by Evelyn "Champagne" King
Released March 19, 1979
Recorded 1978
Genre Disco
Length 65:10
Label RCA
Funky Town Grooves
Producer Theodore Life
Bill Greene
Sam Peake
Evelyn "Champagne" King chronology
Smooth Talk
(1977)
Music Box
(1979)
Call on Me
(1980)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [1]

Music Box is the second album released by R&B singer Evelyn "Champagne" King on the RCA label in 1979. It was produced by Theodore Life, Bill Greene, and Sam Peake. It's also noted for featuring Luther Vandross on background vocals.

History[edit]

The album peaked at #12 on the R&B albums chart. It also reached #35 on the Billboard 200. It produced the singles "Music Box" and "Out There". The album was certified gold by the RIAA. The album was digitally remastered and reissued on CD with bonus tracks in 2011 by Funky Town Grooves Records.

Track listing[edit]

Side one
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Music Box" Theodore Life, Sam Peake, John H. Fitch, Jr. 6:43
2. "Let's Start All Over Again" Theodore Life 3:52
3. "Out There" Sam Peake, Theodore Life 4:13
4. "No Time for Fooling Around" Sam Peake, Theodore Life 3:31
5. "Steppin' Out (Pt. 1)" Theodore Life, Bill Greene 3:59
Side two
No. Title Writer(s) Length
6. "Steppin' Out (Pt. 2)" Theodore Life, Bill Greene 5:50
7. "Make Up Your Mind" Theodore Life, Mikki Farrow, Joe Freeman 5:01
8. "I Think My Heart Is Telling" John H. Fitch, Jr., Reuben Cross 4:22
9. "It's OK" William Kimes, Ken Dudley 3:49

Charts[edit]

Chart (1979) Peak
[2]
U.S. Billboard Top LPs 35
U.S. Billboard Top Soul LPs 12
Singles
Year Single Peak chart positions
US
[2]
US
R&B

[2]
US
Dance

[2]
1979 "Music Box" 75 14 78
"Out There" 34

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kantor, Justin. Music Box > review at AllMusic. Retrieved 2012-05-27.
  2. ^ a b c d "US Charts > Evelyn "Champagne" King". Billboard. Retrieved 2009-08-11. 

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