|Studio album by|
|Released||October 2, 1973|
|Genre||R&B, soul, disco|
|Barry White chronology|
|Robert Christgau||C- |
The album topped the R&B albums chart, his second to do so. It also reached #20 on the Billboard 200 and #18 on the UK Albums Chart. The album was a success, yielding two Billboard R&B Top Ten singles, "Never, Never Gonna Give Ya Up" and "Honey Please, Can't Ya See". Both were also successful on the Billboard Hot 100, peaking at #7 and #44 respectively. "Never, Never Gonna Give Ya Up" was also a hit on the UK Singles Chart, peaking at #14. The album was digitally remastered and reissued on CD on May 3, 1994 by Island/Mercury Records.
All tracks written by Barry White.
|1.||"Girl It's True, Yes I'll Always Love You"||8:36|
|2.||"Honey Please, Can't Ya See"||5:11|
|3.||"You're My Baby"||9:08|
|1.||"Hard to Believe That I Found You"||6:59|
|2.||"Never, Never Gonna Give Ya Up"||7:55|
|U.S. Billboard Top LPs||20|
|U.S. Billboard Top Soul LPs||1|
|UK Albums Chart||18|
|Year||Single||Peak chart positions|
|1973||"Never, Never Gonna Give Ya Up"||7||2||14|
|1974||"Honey Please, Can't Ya See"||44||6||—|
Certifications and sales
|United Kingdom (BPI)||Gold||100,000^|
|United States (RIAA)||Gold||500,000^|
*sales figures based on certification alone
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