» » Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan - Ask Rufus (1977) [2004 Japan Mini-CD]
uploaded.to



Information of news
4-10-2015, 17:51

Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan - Ask Rufus (1977) [2004 Japan Mini-CD]

Category: Music

Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan - Ask Rufus (1977) [2004 Japan Mini-CD]

Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan - Ask Rufus (1977) [2004 Japan Mini-CD]
EAC Rip | FLAC (Tracks) +CUE, LOG | 213 MB | Covers Included
Funk / R&B | Label: Geffen Records| Catalog Number:UICY-9407

Rufus was one of the most respected groups in the '70s and '80s. Although lead singer Chaka Khan's charismatic vocals were their drawing card, few outfits boasted the skill as Rufus as a band. Songs like "Please Pardon Me," "Sweet Thing," and "Fool's Paradise" are a few of the tracks that displayed the perfect marriage. This 1977 effort is the follow-up to 1975's Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan. Ask Rufus has the group doing more sophisticated and constantly challenging work with an accent on evocative ballads.
The effort's lone dance track "At Midnight (My Love Will Lift You Up) has the band going for more subtlety. The jazzy "Close the Door" has a confident and gentle vocal from Khan and a beautiful string arrangement from Clare Fischer who offered them throughout this effort. The well-arranged "Earth Song" could be called botched poesy with lyrics like, "Stars what a mystical woman that you've made me," but Khan's charm keeps it from being an overstatement. The best track, the evocative and sensual "Everlasting Love" has great bass and guitar interplay from Bobby Watson and Tony Maiden, respectively, and an appealing earthy and ethereal vocal from Khan. The much loved "Hollywood" has just gotten stronger, with lines like, "Fixed expressions/Smiles worn thin" exhibiting a surprising and apropos world-weary view. The most ambitious song, the evocative "Egyptian Song," has Middle Eastern motifs and a compelling vocal from Khan that pulls it all together. With great keyboard signatures from Kevin Murphy and David "Hawk" Wolinski and Andre Fischer's steady and judicious drumming, Ask Rufus is one of their best albums.
Download link:
Links are Interchangeable - Single Extraction - Premium is support resumable

uploaded


Rapidgator.net

Site BBcode/HTML Code:
Dear visitor, you went to the site as unregistered user.
We recommend you Sign up or Login to website under your name.
Information
Would you like to leave your comment? Please Login to your account to leave comments. Don't have an account? You can create a free account now.

Tag Cloud

archive of news

^
 
free html hit counter