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Artist: Porter, David
Title: ...into A Real Thing
Format: CD
Label: STAX - UK
Catalog Number:146
Barcode:029667072724 itemnumber=1000118439
Price: $16.98  (All prices include domestic shipping.)
Genre: SOUL
Release Date: 8/7/2015
Availability: In Stock
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In the early 70s Stax singer-songwriter-producer David Porter followed in the footsteps of Isaac Hayes, his former collaborator, with four albums for the Enterprise subsidiary: full of similarly elongated arrangements, elaborate instrumentation and supremely soulful vocals. "Into A Real Thing" is the follow-up to Porter's early 1970 album "Gritty, Groovy And Gettin' It", already available on Stax. Porter, with a new writing partner, Ronnie Williams, worked on this album in Muscle Shoals to create a similarly soulful set, but with a higher number of original songs than its predecessor. One standout track which wasn't their own is the radical revision of the McCoys' mid-60s smash 'Hang On Sloopy'.

Track Listing
 1. 
Hang On Sloopy

 2. 
Ooo Wee Girl

 3. 
Too Real To Live A Lie

 4. 
Grocery Man

 5. 
I Don’t Want To  Cry 

 6. 
Thirty Days 

 7. 
Bonus Tracks

 8. 
Come Get From Me Parts 1 & 2

 9. 
Gotta Get Over The Hump

10. 
Somebody’S Trying To Ride Piggyback


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