Love Is The Message is the second album by Philadelphia International Records houseband MFSB. Includes the number one Pop, R&B and Adult Contemporary hit & winner of the 1974 Grammy for Best R&B Instrumental Performance, "TSOP (The Sound of Philadelphia)". The song would also become the theme song for the television show "Soul Train. Bobby Eli, Norman Harris, Reggie Lucas, Roland Chambers, . Anthony Jackson, Ron Baker - bass.
The Three Degrees is a 1973 studio album released by girl group The Three Degrees. Since their formation in 1965 until 1969, The Three Degrees had released several hit singles on various labels, including Swan Records, Warner Bros. Records, Metromedia, and Neptune. Their first studio album, entitled "Maybe" was released on Roulette Records in 1970 as were several other singles on the same label. This was the first studio album recorded by the Group for Philadelphia International Records and was produced by Kenny Gamble and Leon Huff. Love Is the Message" (MFSB featuring The Three Degrees). Kenneth Gamble, Leon Huff.
Album: Love is the Message: The Best of MFSB (1973). Charted: 22 1. Get the Sheet Music License This Song. Esskayess from Dallas, TxSticking The Three Degrees on the label for a minute of repetetive singing was basically a commercial for 'When Will I See You Again. Barry from Sauquoit, NyThe Music Makers only chart once; the record was titled "United - Part 1", it peaked at No. 78 in 1967 and stayed in the Top 100 for seven weeks!!!
TSOP (The Sound of Philadelphia), Love Is the Message Album Cover Art. MFSB featuring The Three Degrees. Cover Art. Tracklist. 7" Vinyl 1. 1. TSOP (The Sound of Philadelphia). 2. Something for Nothing.
MFSB Featuring The Three Degrees. MFSB Featuring The Three Degrees - TSOP (The Sound Of Philadelphia), Love Is The Message (12", RE). Philadelphia International Records. Love is the Message was to become the pre-eminent sound that created the vibe. Check out the tune when it breaks down mid way through, it definately has all the hallmarks. This is a masterpiece that has brought us all so far until theis present day.
Love is the message Love, love is, love is the Woo-hoo, doo doo doo ooh. Love is, love is the message that I sing to you Love is the message that I bring to you Love is the message for a song. Love is the message Love, love is, love is the. Hoogste positie US. 85. Album.
Tracklist Hide Credits
|A||–MFSB Featuring The Three Degrees||Love Is The Message
Arranged By – Bobby MartinProducer – Gamble-Huff*Written-By – K. Gamble - L. Huff*
|B||–MFSB||My One And Only Love
Producer, Arranged By – Vince Montana*Written-By – G. Wood*, R. Mellin*
- Mastered At – Frankford/Wayne Recording Labs
- Pressed By – Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Pitman
- Mastered By – Nimitr Sarikananda
Notes℗ 1973 on labels, but single released in mid-1974.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout (Label Side A): ZS7 3547-3
- Matrix / Runout (Label Side B): ZS7 3547-4
- Matrix / Runout (Runout (Etched) Side A): P.I.R. AA - ZS7-3547-3 NS
- Matrix / Runout (Runout (Etched) Side B): P.I.R. AB - ZS7-3547-4 F/W.
- Other (Stamped onto deadwax, divided into three lines, on A side to left of 'NS' signature): MASTERING BY FRANKFORD/WAYNE PHILA.
|ZS7 3547||MFSB Featuring The Three Degrees||MFSB Featuring The Three Degrees - Love Is The Message (7", Mono, Promo, Styrene)||Philadelphia International Records||ZS7 3547||US||1974|
|PIR S 2536||MFSB Featuring The Three Degrees||MFSB Featuring The Three Degrees - Love Is The Message (7", Single, Promo)||Philadelphia International Records||PIR S 2536||Germany||1974|
|S PIR 2536||MFSB Featuring The Three Degrees||MFSB Featuring The Three Degrees - Love Is The Message (7", Single, Promo)||Philadelphia International Records||S PIR 2536||UK||1974|
|ZS8 3756||MFSB||Love Is The Message (7", Single)||Columbia||ZS8 3756||Canada||1974|
|none||MFSB||Love Is The Message (Acetate, 10", S/Sided)||Sunshine Sound||none||US||Unknown|