Paul closes Show 110 with Patti Austin, The Brothers Johnson and Inner Life.

20 12 2011

Patti Austin ~ Do You Love Me? ~ Qwest ~ 1980
From her “Every Home Should Have One” album, written by Rod Temperton and produced by Quincy Jones.

Patti Austin was born in Harlem. She made her debut at the Apollo Theatre at age four and had her first recording contract with RCA when she was only five. Quincy Jones and Dinah Washington proclaimed themselves as her godparents. By the late 1960s she was a prolific session singer and commercial jingle singer. During the 1980s, she signed to Quincy’s Qwest Records. She charted twenty R&B songs between 1969 and 1991 and had success on the Hot Dance Music / Club Play Chart chart, where she had a number one with this track.

The Brothers Johnson ~ The Real Thing ~ A&M ~ 1981
Thunder Thumbs and Lightnin’ Licks From their Winners album written and produced by George & Louis Johnson. 67 Hot 100, 11 US R&B and 50 UK.

Inner Life ~ Ain’t No Mountain High Enough ~ Salsoul ~ 1981
Greg Adams, Patrick Adams and Jocelyn Brown with their 1981 version of the Ashford and Simpson classic mixed by Larry Levan.

So that was Show 110.

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Show 111 is one of our holiday specials. It will be broadcast on Thursday as normal on JFSR.




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