Part Time Love

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"Part Time Love"
Single by Little Johnny Taylor
from the album Part Time Love
Released 1963 (1963)
Genre R&B
Length 3:53
Label Galaxy
Writer(s) Clay Hammond

"Part Time Love" is a 1963 R&B song written by Clay Hammond and first recorded by Little Johnny Taylor. It was his second release and his most successful on the R&B chart. "Part Time Love" was number one on the R&B chart for one week, and was also Taylor's only top 40 entry, reaching number 19.[1]

The song was recorded by Ann Peebles in 1970. Her version reached no.7 on the R&B chart, and no.45 on the pop chart.[2] It was also covered by Isaac Hayes on his 1971 double LP Black Moses with a total duration of 8 minutes and 30 seconds.


  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 563. 
  2. ^ Whitburn, p.344
Preceded by
"Cry Baby" by Garnet Mimms and The Enchanters
Billboard Hot R&B Singles number-one single
October 19, 1963
Succeeded by
"Cry Baby" by Garnet Mimms and The Enchanters