Pure Gold (song)

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"Pure Gold"
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Single by Earth, Wind & Fire
from the album Illumination
Released 2005
Recorded 2004
Genre R&B
Length 3:56
Label Sanctuary Records
Writer(s) Bobby Ross Avila,Issiah J. Avila, Tony L. Tolbert, James Harris III, Terry Lewis
Producer(s) Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis
Earth, Wind & Fire singles chronology
"The Way You Move"
"Pure Gold"
"Show Me The Way"

"Pure Gold" is a song by the band Earth, Wind & Fire written by Bobby Ross Avila, Issiah J. Avila, Tony L. Tolbert, Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis. It was released in 2005 as a single on Sanctuary Records and included on the band's 2005 album, Illumination.


"Pure Gold" reached number 23 on the Adult Contemporary singles chart and number 76 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart as well. The song also garnered a Grammy nomination in the category Producer Of The Year, Non-Classical.[1][2]

Uses In Other Media[edit]

Pure Gold was featured in the feature film Roll Bounce.[3]

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (2005)[1] Peak
U.S. Billboard Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks 23
U.S. Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs 76