Open Up Your Love

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Open Up Your Love
The Whispers Open Up Your Love.jpg
Studio album by The Whispers
Released 1977
Genre Soul, Funk, Disco
Label Soul Train
Producer Don Cornelius, Dick Griffey, The Whispers
The Whispers chronology
One for the Money
Open Up Your Love
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [1]

Open Up Your Love is an album by The Whispers. Released in 1977, this album reached number 23 on the Billboard Soul Albums chart. This was their last album on Don Cornelius's Soul Train Records before transitioning over to manager Dick Griffey's SOLAR Records.

The single "I'm Gonna Make You My Wife" was featured in the motion picture Waiting to Exhale, but did not appear on the soundtrack.

Track listing[edit]

Side one
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Make It with You" David Gates 4:59
2. "Chocolate Girl" Wayne Bell 3:38
3. "Love Is a Dream" Wayne Bell 4:49
4. "Open Up Your Love" Wayne Bell 4:41
Side two
No. Title Writer(s) Length
5. "I Fell in Love Last Night (At the Disco)" Malcolm Anthony 4:27
6. "You Are Number One" Malcolm Anthony 3:59
7. "You Never Miss The Water ('Til Your Well Runs Dry)" Don Cornelius 3:34
8. "I'm Gonna Make You My Wife" Wayne Bell 4:59


Chart (1977) Peak
Billboard Pop Albums[2] 65
Billboard Top Soul Albums[2] 23


Year Single Chart positions[3]
1977 "Make It With You" 94 10
1978 "I'm Gonna Make You My Wife" - 54


  1. ^ Hamilton, Andrew. The Whispers: Open Up Your Love > Review at AllMusic. Retrieved 18 October 2011.
  2. ^ a b "The Whispers US albums chart history". Retrieved 2011-04-14. 
  3. ^ "The Whispers US singles chart history". Retrieved 2011-04-14. 

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