George Benson - On Broadway / We As Love album FLAC
It gives me great pleasure to create a clip and post the wondrously talented George Benson's version of the Barry Mann/Cynthia Weil and Leiber & Stoller.
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George Benson's version of "On Broadway", from his 1978 album Weekend in . hit No. 7 on the Billboard Hot 100 and No. 2 on the soul chart. Benson's version also has had substantial adult contemporary and smooth jazz radio airplay ever since. It won a Grammy Award for Best R&B Vocal Performance. Benson's performance of the song was used in the 1979 film All That Jazz in a sequence that featured dancers on stage auditioning for a musical similar to Chicago
From the Warner Bros. Album 2WB 3139 "WEEKEND IN . Matrix, Runout (Side A Label): VCA 7417 V11S.
Produced by Tommy LiPuma. Album The George Benson Collection. They say the neon lights are bright on Broadway They say there's always magic in the air But when you're walking down that street And you ain't had enough to eat The glitter rubs right off and you're nowhere. They say the women treat you right on Broadway But looking at them just gives me the blues 'Cause how you gonna make some time When all you got is one thin dime And one thin dime won't even shine your shoes.
Love For Sale - George Benson Quartet. There Will Never Be Another You - George Benson Quartet. On Broadway (Karaoke Version) - Karaoke Diamonds.
Tunes Zone представляет артиста George Benson испольнителя песен This masquerade, On broadway (live version), Nothing's gonna change my love for you, On broadway, Keep your dreams alive, Turn your love around, Affirmation, The ghetto, Off broadway, Gonna love you more, So What, The masquerade, Mesmerized songs hearted on Value, Next (2013), Hit and Run (2012), The Intouchables (2011), The Blind Auditions, Part 6 movies.
George Benson - On Broadway (Letra e música para ouvir) - They say the neon lights are bright on Broadway, They say there's always magic in the air, But when you're walkin' down the street, And you ain't had enough. They say the neon lights are bright on Broadway They say there's always magic in the air But when you're walkin' down the street And you ain't had enough to eat The glitter rubs right off and you're nowhere. They say the women treat you fine on Broadway But lookin' at them just gives me the blues 'Cause how ya gonna make some time When all you got is one thin dime And one thin dime won't even shine your shoes
From the Album The George Benson Collection. You got to love the guitar portion of this song, strong vocals from George. Format: MP3 MusicVerified Purchase. George Benson is a great musician! I wish musicians still made songs like this today.
Years later, George Benson, the leading jazz-pop artist, tackled it for his 1978 live album, Weekend in LA. For his version, Benson turned the song into a track that boasted his late-'70s band's unique sound. In many respects, the lyrics fit Benson to a tee, especially the line, "I can play this here guitar. That of course garnered a lot of applause. This track seemed to feed off of the crowd's energy and probably wouldn't have worked as well as a studio endeavor. Some may never be pleased, though. For some this is too close to Vegas-y, but Benson's singing.
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Written-By – Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil, Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller*
|B||We As Love
Written-By – Ronnie Foster
- Mixed By – Al Schmitt
- Producer – Tommy LiPuma
|K 17120, WBS 8542||George Benson||On Broadway (12", Ltd)||Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records||K 17120, WBS 8542||UK||1978|
|WB 26 151||George Benson||On Broadway / Weekend In L.A. (12", Maxi, Ltd)||Warner Bros. Records||WB 26 151||Germany||1978|
|GWB 0370||George Benson||On Broadway / Lady Blue (7", Promo, RE)||Warner Bros. Records||GWB 0370||US||Unknown|
|45-1683||George Benson||On Broadway (7", Single)||Hispavox||45-1683||Spain||1978|
|GS 45107||George Benson||On Broadway / Give Me The Night (7", RE)||Warner Bros. Records||GS 45107||US||Unknown|