Carla Thomas, for one, didn’t like the new working method. It’s unclear whether she disliked the aformentioned gloss, what IS known is that she resented having to overdub her vocals to ready-made musical backing tracks, usually recorded in Detroit or Muscle Shoals
Produced by Detroit legend Don Davis, during the 1969 Soul Explosion, the album finds Thomas with a richer sound, backed by lush instrumental arrangements. Released in 1969, Memphis Queen features Thomas’ Top Ten R&B hit, "I Like What You're Doing To M. Категория.
Half recorded in Memphis with the usual stellar Stax crew and half recorded in New York with local session musicians (all overdubbed in Detroit), Memphis Queen finds Thomas and the Stax label in transition. I Like What You're Doing (To Me)" was a Top Ten R&B hit, and three other tracks had brief chart runs. In 1997, this was reissued on a single-disc CD that also included her 1971 album Love Means.
Carla Thomas (born December 21, 1942, Memphis, Tennessee) is an American singer, who is often referred to as the Queen of Memphis Soul. She is the daughter of Rufus Thomas. Style:MLA Chicago APA. "Memphis Queen Album. Missing lyrics by Carla Thomas? Know any other songs by Carla Thomas?
Memphis Queen by Carla Thomas. Comfort Me by Carla Thomas. Carla by Carla Thomas. Hidden Gems by Carla Thomas. View all albums . The Queen Alone. 10. Give Me Enough (To Keep Me Going). 11. Lie To Keep Me From Crying. More albums from Carla Thomas: Love Means. by Carla Thomas. Gee Whiz by Carla Thomas. Memphis Queen by Carla Thomas.
2018 сингл Billboard Hot 100 - No. Carla Thomas: Christmas. The Memphis Princess (Early Recordings 1960-1962). It Ain't Me. Carla Thomas. Ray & Carla (Forever Together) 30 Classic Love Songs. The Best of Soul, Album 6. сборник.
In this sense, I find "Memphis Queen" to be a little more complex than her earlier recordings, and therefore, perhaps, a little more satisfying. Love Means," Carla's final album, is every bit as complex as "Memphis Queen," if not a little more.