Apollo Saturday Night is an early live album featuring some soul greats including Otis Redding and Ben E King.
Other artists to feature are The Falcons (with Wilson Pickett), Doris Troy, Rufus Thomas and The Coasters. King Curis and his band provided the musical backing for the singers.
It was recorded at the Apollo Theatre in New York City in 1964 and was released the same year.
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Songs On Various Artists Apollo Saturday Night
I Found A Love by The Falcons – 3:07
Alabama Bound by The Falcons – 2:48
Pain In My Heart by Otis Redding – 2:38
These Arms Of Mine by Otis Redding – 2:41
Misty by Doris Troy – 2:26
Say Yeah by Doris Troy – 2:34
Rockin’ Chair by Rufus Thomas – 4:07
Walking The Dog by Rufus Thomas – 2:41
T’Ain’t Nothin’ To Me by The Coasters – 4:27
Speedo’s Back In Town by The Coasters – 3:22
Groovin’ by Ben E. King – 2:33
Don’t Play That Song by Ben E. King – 3:00
Stand By Me by Ben E. King – 2:23
What’d I Say by all the artists – 1:48
The album is just over 40 minutes long and it leaves you wanting more. The even bigger feeling it leaves me with is “I wish I’d been there”.
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