RELEASE
LABEL
Rhino
GENRES
Pop/Rock, Soul, Pop-Soul, Blue-Eyed Soul, AM Pop, Pop

Album Review

Sometimes memories distort or inflate the quality of recordings deemed legendary, but in the case of Dusty in Memphis, the years have only strengthened its reputation. The idea of taking England's reigning female soul queen to the home of the music she had mastered was an inspired one. The Jerry Wexler/Tom Dowd/Arif Mardin production and engineering team picked mostly perfect songs, and those that weren't so great were salvaged by Springfield's marvelous delivery and technique. This set has definitive numbers in "So Much Love," "Son of a Preacher Man," "Breakfast in Bed," "Just One Smile," "I Don't Want to Hear About It Anymore," and "Just a Little Lovin'" and three bonus tracks: an unreleased version of "What Do You Do When Love Dies," "Willie & Laura Mae Jones" and "That Old Sweet Roll (Hi-De-Ho)." It's truly a disc deserving of its classic status.
Ron Wynn, Rovi

Track Listing

  1. Just a Little Lovin'http://phobos.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewAlbum?i=302307351&id=302307350
  2. So Much Lovehttp://phobos.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewAlbum?i=302307352&id=302307350
  3. Son of a Preacher Manhttp://phobos.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewAlbum?i=302307353&id=302307350
  4. I Don't Want to Hear It Anymorehttp://phobos.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewAlbum?i=302307354&id=302307350
  5. Don't Forget About Mehttp://phobos.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewAlbum?i=302307356&id=302307350
  6. Breakfast in Bedhttp://phobos.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewAlbum?i=302307357&id=302307350
  7. Just One Smilehttp://phobos.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewAlbum?i=302307358&id=302307350
  8. The Windmills of Your Mindhttp://phobos.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewAlbum?i=302307359&id=302307350
  9. In the Land of Make Believehttp://phobos.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewAlbum?i=302307360&id=302307350
  10. No Easy Way Downhttp://phobos.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewAlbum?i=302307362&id=302307350
  11. I Can't Make It Alonehttp://phobos.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewAlbum?i=302307365&id=302307350
  12. Willie and Laura Mae Jones [*]
  13. That Old Sweet Roll (Hi-De-Ho) [*]
  14. What Do You Do When Love Dies [#][*]