Album: I've Never Been To Me (1976). Charted: 1 3. Get the Sheet Music License This Song. songfacts ®. Lyrics And on June 26th, 1982 it reached (for 1 week) on the United Kingdom's Singles chart.
It was produced by Gene and Billy Page, who had previously worked with Wilson on All in Love Is Fair (1974) and Come Get to This (1975). Gene Page also served as arranger and conductor for most songs. Garry Sherman produced and arranged four songs. As with most of Wilson's albums from the 1970s, I've Never Been to Me features more of an R&B and soul music sound.
She and so many other classic, jazz-inflected singers were looking to find their place in a world dominated by disco. She was working with two experienced producers, brothers with resumés going back to the 1960s. The brothers oversaw an album that took its title from the Ken Hirsch/Ron Miller ballad that was also recorded in 1977 by Motown chanteuse Charlene. It wasn’t until 1982, on its reissue, that her version topped the charts in both the UK and Australia and reached No. 3 in America. Elsewhere, Wilson sang ‘Flying High,’ written by former Motown mainstay Lamont Dozier, and ‘Car Of Love,’ penned by one of that soul empire’s busiest session guitarists, Ray Parker Jr.
Разные исполнители I've Never Been To Me (Complete version originally performed by Charlene). Charlene I've Never Been to Me (Re-Recorded Version).
D C G D Em Hey lady, you lady, cursing at your life C D Em You're a discontented mother and a regimented wife C D G D Em I've no doubt you dream about the things you'll never do A B. Difficulty: intermediate. Author theaxereen 52. 1 contributor total.
I've been to paradise, but I've never been to me. Hey, you know what paradise is? It's a lie A fantasy we create about people and places as we'd like them to be But you know what truth is? It's that little baby you're holding, and it's that man you fought with this morning The same one you're going to make love with tonight. That's truth, that's love.
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