Terry Huff The Lonely One

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CD Details

  • Released:
  • Originally Released: 2014
  • Label: Solaris Records

Tracks:

  • 1.I Destroyed Your Love - Part 1
  • 2.I Destroyed Your Love - Part 2
  • 3.That's When Love Hurts
  • 4.The Lonely One (Album Version)
  • 5.Why Doesn't Love Last
  • 6.When You're Lonely
  • 7.Where There's A Will (There's A Way)
  • 8.Poochie
  • 9.Just Not Enough Love
  • 10.The Lonely One (Single Version)
  • 11.Come Back With Love - Part 1
  • 12.Come Back With Love - Part 2
  • 13.The Lonely One (Instrumental)

Product Description:

Additional personnel includes: Al Johnson (arranger, conductor); Chester Fortune (background vocals).
Reissue producer: Dave Nives.
Includes liner notes by Dave Nives.
R&B groups from the D.C./Baltimore area were unique in that they would create elaborate vocal arrangements to complement the lead; they didn't just ooh and ah in the background. "I Destroyed Your Love (Parts 1 & 2)" is a prime example of the trend -- lead singer Terry Huff's shrill falsetto cries and whines as Reginald Ross, George Parker and Chester Fortune, singing in ringing three-part harmonies, add some sparkling choruses to the drama; a tenor emerges from the threesome and provides some needed relief from Huff's soprano high pleadings. Only Terry is pictured on the album's cover; Special Delivery was an ever-changing ensemble of singers. Andy Huff and Jimmy Huff (Terry's brothers) are the backing voices on "The Lonely One." A charmer from the first note, Terry sounds real hurt, the type of hurt that lasts for years. All of the songs centered on Terry's real-life problem: a knock-down, drag-out divorce. He missed the family pet so much he wrote a sentimental ballad about the mutt entitled "Poochie"; seems his ex got to keep the dog. This is not a happy album; the songs are some of the saddest imaginable, all filled with self-condemnation. These songs provided a needed release for Terry, who wrote everything except "When You're Lonely" -- another "I'm gonna jump" tune. I hate to think what Terry might have done if he had not found an outlet by writing and recording this album. ~ Andrew Hamilton

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Product Info:

  • Sales Rank: 124,491
  • UPC: 639857120922
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
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