Take It On Up (album)

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Take It On Up
Pockets- Take It On Up.jpg
Studio album by
Released1978 (1978)
ProducerMaurice White (Exec.) Verdine White, Robert Wright
Pockets chronology
Come Go With Us
Take It On Up
So Delicious
Professional ratings
Review scores
Washington Post(favourable)[2]

'Take It On Up' is the second album by R&B band Pockets released in 1978 by Columbia Records.[3] The album reached no. 22 on the Billboard Top R&B Albums chart.[4]

Track listing[edit]

1."Heaven Only Knows"Leroy Bell, Casey James3:29
2."Take It On Up"Kevin Barnes, Louis Satterfield, Robert Wright, Verdine White3:14
3."Tell Me Why"James Burke, Keni Burke4:21
4."Got To Find My Way"Al McKinney, Gary Grainger, Louis Satterfield, Robert Wright, Verdine White3:34
5."Happy For Love"Robert Wright, Verdine White4:50
6."Funk It Over"Dorian Holley, Pockets, Robert Wright, Verdine White3:55
7."You and Only You"Ray Parker Jr.3:43
8."Sphinx"Gary Grainger1:55
9."Lay Your Head (On My Shoulder)"Allee Willis, Robert Wright, Verdine White5:48
10."In Your Eyes"Jacob Shaffer, Larry Jacobs, Robert Wright, Verdine White2:22



  1. ^ "Pockets: Take It On Up". Allmusic.com.
  2. ^ "Clinton and White: Two Camps of Funk Music". washingtonpost.com.
  3. ^ a b Pockets: Take It On Up. Columbia Records. 1978.
  4. ^ "Billboard Top Soul LPs" (PDF). americanradiohistory.com. Vol. 90, no. 43. Billboard. October 28, 1978. p. 69.