The Whispers

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

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

Dal 2003 fanno parte della Vocal Group Hall of Fame.

Biografia[modifica | modifica wikitesto]

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 wikitesto]

Discografia[modifica | modifica wikitesto]

Album[modifica | modifica wikitesto]

  • 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 wikitesto]

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 wikitesto]