Naked & Warm

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Naked & Warm
Bill Withers - Naked & Warm.jpg
Studio album by Bill Withers
Released 1976
Recorded 1976
Genre Soul
Length 41:03
Label Columbia
Producer Bill Withers
Bill Withers chronology
Making Music
(1975)Making Music1975
Naked & Warm
(1976)
Menagerie
(1977)Menagerie1977
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [1]

Released in 1976, Naked & Warm is the fifth studio album by American R&B singer Bill Withers and his second for Columbia Records.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Bill Withers.

  1. "Close To Me" - 3:55
  2. "Naked & Warm (Heaven! Oh! Heaven!)" - 5:47
  3. "Where You Are" - 3:54
  4. "Dreams" - 5:34
  5. "If I Didn't Mean You Well" - 3:04
  6. "I'll Be With You" - 3:12
  7. "City of the Angels" - 10:45
  8. "My Imagination" - 4:52

Personnel[edit]

  • Bill Withers – Lead Vocals and Backing Vocals, Acoustic Guitar
  • Geoffrey Leib – Guitar, Piano, Electric Piano
  • Benorce Blackmon – Guitar, Electric Guitar
  • Don Freeman – Piano, Electric Piano, Synthesizer
  • Jerry Knight – Bass, Backing Vocals
  • Larry Nash, Youseff Rahman – Electric Piano
  • Larry Tolbert – Drums
  • Clifford Coulter – Moog Synthesizer
  • Melvin Dunlap – Bass
  • Kwasi "Rocki" Dzidzomu – Conga
  • Dorothy Ashby – Harp
  • Earl "Crusher" Bennett – Conga, Cowbell, Slapstick, Tambourine, Vibraslap
  • Marsha Johnson, Helen Gonder, Lenny Booker, Lois Booker – Backing Vocals

Charts[edit]

Chart (1976) Peak
position
Billboard Pop Albums[2] 169
Billboard Top Soul Albums[2] 41

Singles[edit]

Year Single Chart positions[3]
US
R&B
1976 "If I Didn't Mean You Well" 74
1977 "Close To Me" 88

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Music, All. Bill Withers: Naked & Warm > Review at AllMusic. Retrieved 29 August 2011.
  2. ^ a b "Bill Withers US albums chart history". allmusic.com. Retrieved 2011-08-29. 
  3. ^ "Bill Withers US singles chart history". allmusic.com. Retrieved 2011-08-29.