Angel" is a soul ballad recorded by American singer Aretha Franklin. The song was co-written by Aretha's sister, Carolyn, and Sonny Saunders. Aretha co-produced the song with Quincy Jones and it originally appeared on Aretha's 1973 album Hey Now Hey (The Other Side of the Sky). It was released as a single in June 1973 and went on to top the US R&B Singles chart for two weeks while reaching number twenty on the Pop chart. The single sold over 900,000 copies. Lead and background vocals by Aretha Franklin.
Album Hey Now Hey (The Other Side Of The Sky). I got a call the other day It was my sister Carolyn, saying "Aretha, come by when you can I've got something that I wanna say"
Aretha Franklin - Angel. Download for free and listen to Aretha Franklin - Angel. We have song's lyrics, which you can find out below. Org A Aretha Franklin.
Written By – C. Franklin, S. Saunders. B. Sister From Texas. Written By – Aretha Franklin. Companies, etc. Pressed By – Specialty Records Corporation. Producer – Aretha Franklin, Quincy Jones.
Angel (Aretha Franklin song). Song by Aretha Franklin. from the album Hey Now Hey (The Other Side of the Sky). Angel - Aretha Franklin. Aretha Franklin - Angel. Aretha Franklin "Angel" LIVE NYC 1973.
Aretha Franklin's younger sister Carolyn, who was also a very talented singer and songwriter, wrote this song with Sonny Saunders, who was a member of the Motown group The Satintones and a prominent arranger (he worked on Jackie Wilson's "(Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher And Higher"). Carolyn and Sonny were good friends, and she asked him to work on the song with her. The song wasn't written specifically for Aretha, but when they were finished, Carolyn thought it would be perfect for her sister . THE OTHER SIDE OF THE SKY, then Aretha's lowest selling Atlantic album during her heyday. Songfacts Newsletter.
Aretha Franklin - Angel. Artist: Aretha Franklin. Album: Chilled Weekend, 2018. Aretha Franklin quotes. Speak your name And I'll feel a thrill. You said I do, And I said I will. I tell you that I'll stay true, And give you just a little time.
On this page you can listen to mp3 music free or download album or mp3 track to your PC, phone or tablet. Release title: Aretha Franklin - Angel. Photo of Aretha Franklin - Angel. More albums of Aretha Franklin: Aretha's Greatest Hits. This album was released on the label Atlantic (catalog number 45-2969). This album was released in 1973 year. Download mp3. Length of track.
- Pressed By – Specialty Records Corporation
- Producer – Aretha Franklin, Quincy Jones
- Written-By – A. Franklin*, S. Saunders*
NotesPromotional copy with stereo and mono versions of same track.
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- Matrix / Runout (A): A-26606 SP
- Matrix / Runout (B): ST-A-26606 SP
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|10346||Aretha Franklin||Angel (7", Single)||Atlantic||10346||France||1973|
|2091230||Aretha Franklin||Angel (7", Single, W/Lbl)||Atlantic||2091230||Greece||1973|