Songs (Rotary Connection album)

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Songs
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Studio album by Rotary Connection
Released September 1969
Recorded Ter Mar Studios, Chicago, March 1969
Genre Psychedelic soul, psychedelic pop
Label Cadet (LPS-322)
Producer Marshall Chess, Charles Stepney
Rotary Connection chronology
Peace
(1968)Peace1968
Songs
(1969)
Dinner Music
(1970)Dinner Music1970

Songs is the fourth album by the American psychedelic soul group Rotary Connection. The album is unlike all the other Rotary Connections albums as it contained all cover songs. The artists covered include: Otis Redding, The Band, Cream, Muddy Waters, The Jimi Hendrix Experience, Stevie Wonder and The Rolling Stones.

Its front cover shows the daughter of Charles Stepney and the son of Marshall Chess.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Respect" (Otis Redding) – 3:05
  2. "The Weight" (Robbie Robertson) – 3:24
  3. "Sunshine of Your Love" (Pete Brown, Jack Bruce, Eric Clapton) – 5:07
  4. "I've Got My Mojo Working" (McKinley Morganfield) – 2:38
  5. "Burning of the Midnight Lamp" (Jimi Hendrix) – 4:40
  6. "Tales of Brave Ulysses" (Eric Clapton, Martin Sharp) – 4:28
  7. "This Town" (Stevie Wonder) – 3:25
  8. "We're Going Wrong" (Jack Bruce) – 3:20
  9. "Salt of the Earth" (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) – 4:55

(Note: times are taken from the original album sleeve.)

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