28 Jan Donna Summer – Love to Love You Baby (Limited Edition 180 Gram LP)
Available on February 18th, 2022 on every online platform or local record shop.
DELUXE 180-GRAM VINYL REISSUE LIMITED EDITION LP
Reissue of the seminal debut US studio album by the “Queen of Disco”, Donna Summer, produced by Giorgio Moroder, and Pete Bellotte. Love to Love You Baby (1975) marked the first big hit for Moroder, who went on to great success as a songwriter and producer (working with the likes of Electric Light Orchestra, Led Zeppelin, Queen, Elton John, and Daft Punk, among others). lncluded here is the full-length version of the song “Love to Love You Baby”, which was Summer’s first single and first hit in America. lt climbed to #2 on Billboard’s Hot 100 Singles Chart, #1 on the Hot Dance Club Chart, and #3 on the R&B Chart. The album was also certified gold for sales of over 500,000 copies in the US.
Elemental Music, together with Universal Music Group, present the best selection of 70’s R&B, Soul, Funk & Disco out of print titles from the vaults of classic labels such as Polydor, Motown or Mercury Records, among others.
A1. Love to Love You Baby (Written-By – Donna Summer)
B1. Full Of Emptiness
B2. Need-A-Man Blues
B3. Whispering Waves
B4. Pandora’s Box
B5. Full of Emptiness (Reprise)
All selections Bellotte/Moroder except *Bellotte/Moroder/Summer
Produced by Pete Bellotte for Say Yes Productions
Guitars: Molly Moll, Nick Woodland, Pete Bellotte
Bass: Dave King
Keyboards: Mike Thatcher, Giorgio Moroder
Drums: Martin Harrison
String Section: Franz Deuber
Percussion: Bernie Brocks, Giorgio Moroder
Backing Vocals – Betsy, Gitta, Lucy
Arranged by Giorgio Moroder
String and Horn Arrangements: Mike Thatcher
Recording Engineers: Mack, Hans Manzel
Mix-down Engineer: Giorgio Moroder
Recorded in Musicland Studios, Munich, May-June 1975.