Part Time Love

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"Part Time Love"
Single by Little Johnny Taylor
from the album Little Johnny Taylor
B-side"Somewhere Down the Line"
Released1963 (1963)
Format45 rpm record
GenreR&B
Length
  • 3:16 (single)
  • 3:48 (album)
LabelGalaxy
Songwriter(s)Clay Hammond
Producer(s)Cliff Goldsmith
Little Johnny Taylor singles chronology
"You'll Need Another Favor"
(1963)
"Part Time Love"
(1963)
"Since I Found a New Love"
(1963)

"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]

Ann Peebles recorded a version in 1970, which reached number seven on the R&B chart and number 45 on the Hot 100 singles chart.[2] Isaac Hayes recorded an 8:30 version for his 1971 double LP Black Moses.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 563.
  2. ^ Whitburn, p.344