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Aretha FranklinSpirit In The Dark

Label:Atlantic – SD 8265
Format:
Vinyl, LP, Album, MO
Country:US
Released:
Genre:Funk / Soul
Style:Soul

Tracklist

A1Don't Play That Song
Written-ByAhmet Ertegun, Betty Nelson
2:48
A2The Thrill Is Gone (From Yesterday's Kiss)
Written-ByArt Benson, Dale Petite
4:40
A3Pullin'
Written-By [Uncredited]Carolyn Franklin, Jimmy Radcliffe
3:32
A4You And Me
Backing VocalsThe Sweet Inspirations
3:30
A5Honest I Do
Written-ByEwart Abner, Jr.*, Jimmy Reed
3:10
A6Spirit In The Dark
Backing VocalsThe Sweet Inspirations
3:59
B1When The Battle Is Over
GuitarDuane Allman
Written-ByJessie Hill, Malcolm Rebennac*
2:52
B2One Way Ticket
DrumsRay Lucas
2:48
B3Try Matty's
DrumsTubby Ziegler*
GuitarJimmy O'Rourke
2:28
B4That's All I Want From You
Written-ByFritz Rotter, M. Rotha
2:38
B5Oh No Not My Baby3:10
B6Why I Sing The Blues
DrumsRay Lucas
Written-ByB. B. King*, Dave Clark (8)
3:08
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Notes

"MO" in label matrix denotes a Monarch Record Mfg. Co. pressing.

Recorded at Atlantic South-Criteria Studios, Miami, Florida. Recording Date May 26, 1969 March 1970.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Label): ST-A-701975-MO
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Label): ST-A-701976-MO
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout, mostly etched): ST-A-701975-EE [encircled MR] LW AT △15686 aB W
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout, mostly etched): ST-A-701976-AA MO LW [encircled MR] AT △15686-X CD aB W

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Title (Format)LabelCat#CountryYear
Spirit In The Dark (LP, Album, Stereo, LY - Shelley Pressing)AtlanticSD 8265US1970
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Spirit In The Dark (LP, Album, Stereo)Atlantic, AtlanticATL-SD 8265, SD 8265Germany1970
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Don't Play That Song (LP, Album)Atlantic2400 021UK1970
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Spirit In The Dark (LP, Album, Promo)AtlanticSD 8265US1970
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Spirit In The Dark (LP, Album)AtlanticATS ST 06077Italy1970

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  • john.wilhelm's avatar
    john.wilhelm
    Remember when Kanye sampled this and Aretha wouldn't let him release it with curse words. Hilarious

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