The Whispers

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The Whispers
Paese d'origine Stati Uniti Stati Uniti
Genere Rhythm and blues
Dance
Periodo di attività 1964in attività
Album pubblicati 27
Sito web

The Whispers sono un gruppo americano di musica R&B/dance.

Dal 2003 fanno parte della Vocal Group Hall of Fame.

Biografia[modifica | modifica sorgente]

Si sono formati nel 1963. I membri originali erano i gemelli, Scotty (Wallace) e Walter Scott, con Gordy Harmon, Marcus Hutson e Nicholas Caldwell. Nel 1973, Harmon fu sostituito da Leaveil Degree membro dei Friends of Distinction. La voce melodiosa di Scotty Scott è comparsa di quasi tutti i brani è stata comparata alla voce di Ronald Isley of The Isley Brothers.

Membri[modifica | modifica sorgente]

Discografia[modifica | modifica sorgente]

Album[modifica | modifica sorgente]

  • 1973 Planets of Life - Castle Records
  • 1974 Bingo - Janus Records
  • 1976 One for the Money - Soul Train
  • 1976 The Whispers - Soul Train
  • 1977 Open up Your Love - Soul Train
  • 1978 Headlights - SOLAR Records
  • 1979 Happy Holidays to You - CBS
  • 1979 Whisper in Your Ear - Solar
  • 1980 The Whispers - Solar
  • 1981 Imagination - Solar
  • 1981 Love Is Where You Find It - Sequel
  • 1981 This Kind of Lovin' - Solar
  • 1983 Love for Love - Capitol Records
  • 1984 So Good - Solar
  • 1987 Just Gets Better with Time - Solar
  • 1989 Vintage Whispers - Solar
  • 1990 More of the Night - Capitol
  • 1990 In the Mood - Solar
  • 1991 Somebody Loves You - Quicksilver
  • 1993 Dr. Love - Quicksilver
  • 1994 Beat Goes On - Unidisc
  • 1994 Christmas Moments - Capitol
  • 1995 Toast to the Ladies - Capitol
  • 1996 The Whispers - Sequel
  • 1997 Songbook, Vol. 1: The Songs of Babyface - Interscope Records
  • 2006 For Your Ears Only
  • 2007 The Whispers Live from Las Vegas

Singoli[modifica | modifica sorgente]

Anno Singolo US Hot 100 R&B Singles UK Singles Chart Album
1970 "This Time Will Come" - #17 -
1970 "Seems Like I Gotta Do Wrong" #50 #6 - Planets Of Life
1971 "There's A Love For Everyone" - #31 - Planets Of Life
1972 "I Only Meant To Wet My Feet" - #27 - Love Story
1972 "Can't Help But Love You" - #35 - Love Story
1973 "Somebody Loves You" #94 #45 - Life and Breath
1974 "Bingo" - #40 - Bingo
1974 "A Mother For My Children" #92 #32 - Bingo
1976 "In Love Forever" - #40 - One For the Money
1976 "Living Together (In Sin)" - #21 - One For the Money
1976 "One For The Money (Part 1)" #88 #10 - One For the Money
1976 "You're Only As Good As You Think You Are" - #91 - One For the Money
1977 "Make It With You" #94 #10 - Open Up Your Love
1977 "I'm Gonna Make You My Wife" - #54 - Open Up Your Love
1978 "(Olivia) Lost and Turned Out" - #13 - Headlights
1979 "A Song For Donny" - #21 - The Whispers
1980 "And the Beat Goes On" #19 #1 #2 The Whispers
1980 "Lady" #28 #3 #55 The Whispers
1980 "My Girl" - - #26 The Whispers
1981 "It's A Love Thing" #28 #2 #9 Imagination
1981 "I Can Make It Better" - - #44 Imagination
1983 "This Time" - #32 #81 Love For Love
1983 "Keep On Lovin' Me" - #4 - Love For Love
1983 "Tonight" #84 #4 - Love For Love
1984 "Contagious" - #10 #56 So Good
1985 "Some Kinda Lover" - - #91 So Good
1987 "And The Beat Goes On" (reissue) - - #45
1987 "Rock Steady" #7 #1 #38 Just Gets Better With Time
1987 "In The Mood" - #16 - Just Gets Better With Time
1987 "Just Gets Better With Time" - #12 - Just Gets Better With Time
1987 "Special FX" - - #69 Just Gets Better With Time
1987 "No Pain No Gain" - - #81 Just Gets Better With Time
1990 "Innocent" #55 #3 - More of the Night
1990 "My Heart Your Heart" - #4 - More of the Night
1991 "I Want 2B The 1 4U" - #58 - More of the Night
1991 "Is It Good To You" - #7 - More of the Night
1995 "Make Sweet Love To Me" - #41 - Toast to the Ladies
1995 "Come On Home" - #60 - Toast to the Ladies

Collegamenti esterni[modifica | modifica sorgente]