Live! (Isley Brothers album)

Summary

Live!
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Live album by
Released1993
Recorded1993
GenreFunk, soul
Length1:16.29
LabelElektra
ProducerRonald Isley, Angela Winbush
The Isley Brothers chronology
Tracks of Life
(1992)
Live!
(1993)
Mission to Please
(1996)

Live! is a 1993 live album by The Isley Brothers on Elektra Records. Their final Warner album, the Isleys sung all of their classic hits including "It's Your Thing", "That Lady", "Between the Sheets", "Voyage to Atlantis", "Shout", "Take Me to the Next Phase", "Fight the Power" and "For the Love of You".

Critical reception

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars[1]
USA Today3/4 stars[2]

Bruce Eder of Allmusic gave the album a four out of five star rating.[1]

Track listing

  1. "Here We Go Again"
  2. "Between the Sheets"
  3. "Smooth Sailin' Tonight"
  4. "Voyage to Atlantis"
  5. "Take Me to the Next Phase"
  6. "Medley - Choosey Lover/Footsteps in the Dark/Groove With You/Hello It's Me/Don't Say Goodnight (It's Time for Love)/Spend the Night (Ce Soir)"
  7. "That Lady"
  8. "It's Your Thing"
  9. "Shout"
  10. "For the Love of You"
  11. "Fight the Power"
  12. "Make Me Say It Again"

Personnel

  • Ronald Isley - lead vocals, backing vocals, executive producer
  • Ernie Isley - lead guitar
  • Tony Maiden - electric guitar
  • Marvin Isley, Sekou Bunch - bass guitar
  • Rodney Franklin - keyboards
  • Roman Johnson - keyboards, synthesizer
  • Herman Matthews - drums
  • Marina Bambino - percussion

References

  1. ^ a b Eder, Bruce. "The Isley Brothers: Live!". allmusic.com. Allmusic.
  2. ^ Jones, James T. IV. (4 October 1993). "Three '70s R&B acts bring grooves to '90s". USA Today. p. 04D. ProQuest 306599814.