Drifting Away From You - The Drifters - Rockin & Drifting
Label: Atlantic - 8022 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album • Country: US • Genre: Rock, Funk / Soul, Pop • Style: Rhythm & Blues, Soul
This collection lacks the mystique of the first album, partly because none of these singers approached McPhatter 's name recognition, and also because the records themselves simply weren't as good. This isn't meant to put them down -- it's difficult to imagine a body of plus songs that could match the Drifters ' output from Additionally, these were all very different vocalists.
Johnny Moore was as close as any of them to his predecessor's style and he lacked McPhatter 's sheer power, although he had excellent intonation and on occasion sounded remarkably like Jackie Wilson nowhere more than on "It Was a Tear". However, his ballads lacked the almost otherworldly quality that imbued McPhatter 's work, and his tenure with the group, as represented Drifting Away From You - The Drifters - Rockin & Drifting , was a far more conventional period without much commercial success.
By contrast, "Adorable," dating fromanticipated Sam Cooke 's attempt to meld soul balladry with mainstream pop by a good three years -- indeed, it even calls to mind Cooke's "I Love You for Sentimental Reasons" in its opening and chorus.
Blues Classical Country. Electronic Folk International. Jazz Latin New Age. Aggressive Bittersweet Druggy. Energetic Happy Hypnotic. Romantic Sad Sentimental.
Sexy Trippy All Moods. Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes.
Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Track Listing. Moonlight Bay. The Drifters. Ruby Baby. Drip Drop.
Fools Fall In Love. Yodee Yakee. I Know. Soldier Of Fortune. Drifting Away From You. Your Promise To Be Mine. It Was A Tear.
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