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Artist: Toussaint, Allen
Title: Southern Nights
Format: LP Dark Red Vinyl
Label: 4 MEN WITH BEARDS
Catalog Number:2141
Barcode:646315214116 itemnumber=1000120460
Price: Pre-Order  $23.98  (All prices include domestic shipping.)
Genre: SOUL
Release Date: 6/16/2017
Availability: Not Currently In Stock
Return Eligibility: NON-RETURNABLE
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Containing some of the best songs he's ever written, "Southern Nights" is Allen Toussaint's 1975 "swing for the fences" attempt at an all out masterpiece. Somewhat of a concept album, with reoccurring instrumental themes usually based on the title track popping up between songs, this album spawned at least two hits for other artists. The title track (minus the Lennonesque rotary speaker vocal effect) was a giant hit for Glen Campbell, and "What Do You Want The Girl To Do?" was one of several singles on Boz Skaggs' 1976 gazillion seller "Silk Degrees" and also recorded with some success by Bonnie Raitt. On dark red vinyl.

Track Listing
Side A

 1. 
Last Train

 2. 
Worldwide

 3. 
Back in Baby's Arms

 4. 
Country John

 5. 
Basic Lady

Side B

 1. 
Southern Nights

 2. 
You Will Not Lose

 3. 
What Do You Want the Girl to Do?

 4. 
When the Party's Over

 5. 
Cruel Way to Go Down


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Release Format: LP         
Vinyl Color: Dark Red
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