Alex Harvey – True Love
Capitol ST-11188 (USA 1973)
Alex Harvey, Billy Armstrong, Richard Nennett, James Burton, Larry Carlton, Buddy Emmons, King Errison, Wilton Felder, Glen D. Hardin, Jim Horn, Michael O’Merhan, Michael Stewart, Ron Tutt
This is Thomas Alexander Harvey, the Canadian singer / songwriter born in Tennessee, of « To Make My Life Beautiful » fame, not the Scottish singer / guitar player from the Sensational Alex Harvey Band.
Alex Harvey is responsible for penning such songs as "Delta Dawn" (by Tanya Tucker), "Reuben James" (by Kenny Rogers), and "Rings" (a country hit by The Glaser Brothers and a pop hit by Cymarron). The songs he has written have sold in excess of 50 million copies as recorded by other artists.
His songs have been recorded by many major recording stars including Sammy Davis Jr., Henry Mancini, Eydie Gormé, Peggy Lee, Bette Midler, Billy Ray Cyrus and Jimmy Buffett. His biggest hits have been "Delta Dawn" for Tanya Tucker and "Reuben James" for Kenny Rogers. Kenny Rogers has recorded nearly 20 of Alex's songs.
1. Making Music For Money (3:49)
2. The Liberation (4:48)
3. Too Late My Love (3:29)
4. Right On (4:40)
5. I Like To Hear The Rain (4:06)
6. The Sweeter It Grows (4:04)
7. The Song Just Kept On Playing (3:21)
8. Goodbye Miss Carolina (3:09)
9. You Don't Need A Reason (4:11)
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