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Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. We had the Temptations' rhythm section - bass player, guitarist and drummer - which is really nice.

I think it was the drummer and the saxophonist playing bass. They played on a couple of Billy Preston's. There are plenty of nice people who really just want to play It's very enjoyable, you know.

During Encouraging Words, George had another song he was unsure about, written in Decemberbut this time he did offer it to Billy: 'My Sweet Lord'. The result is a full on funky gospel treatment of 'My Various Man Of Jealousy Lord', considerably different to the acoustic guitar-led version George went on to record himself.

The two different arrangements would finally come together over 30 years later in a most spectacular way when Billy performed 'My Sweet Lord' at The Concert For George. Billy's friend Sam Moore was in the audience that night inBilly Preston Encouraging Words was sitting there when Billy sang 'My Sweet Lord'," he says, remembering the gospel power of Billy's rendition, "When he started playing, people started coming down the aisle at the Royal Albert Hall like they were in a church.

It was like they were praising the Lord, listening to Billy. When he finished I jumped up and screamed, 'He is the best! The song begins with a Kudsi Erguner Nezih Uzel Turquie Musique Soufi Vol 2 bars of Grieg's Piano Concerto in A minor before sweeping into a gospel anthem that melds Billy's Ray Charles influences with angelic backing vocals and George's crunchy rock guitar riffs, All of which is embellished with the shimmering drone of the Indian tamboura that hints at the cross-denominational approach of the song's two co-creators, The lyrics are akin to lines of a Sunday sermon, leading up to Billy's exaltation 'God is good!

At this point, most of the band members parted company with Stone, except for trumpeter Cynthia Robinson, his brother guitarist Billy Preston Encouraging Words Stone, and backup singers Little Sister.

With subsequent recordings, Stone returned to using the name of his former band, although they were largely solo recordings. Instant Groove. King Curtis. The MGs. The M. Billy Preston Encouraging Words Preston Billy Preston Encouraging Words. Billy Preston. The album's dedication, reflected in the title, was to St. Elmo's Village, an inner-city children's recreation centre, located in mid-city Los Angeles. Introspection Late Night Partying.

Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Main Album Encouraging Words Label Apple Records. Release Info Studio Recording.

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  1. Encouraging Words Billy Preston. Released Encouraging Words Tracklist. All Things (Must) Pass Lyrics. How Long Has The Train Been Gone Lyrics. My Sweet Lord.
  2. Dec 31,  · ‎Album · · 16 Songs. Available with an Apple Music subscription. Try it creature666.deinfoed on: January 01,
  3. Encouraging Words is the fifth studio album by Billy Preston, released in on Apple Records. It was the second and last of his albums for the Beatles' label, after which he moved to A&M.
  4. Jun 30,  · Encouraging Words, an Album by Billy Preston. Released 11 September on Apple (catalog no. SAPCOR 14; Vinyl LP). Genres: Soul, Rhythm & Blues/5(5).
  5. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Encouraging Words on Discogs/5(20).
  6. That's The Way God Planned It is the fourth studio album by American musician Billy Preston, released in August on Apple Records. The album followed Preston's collaboration with the Beatles on their "Get Back" single and was produced by George Harrison. The title track became a hit in the UK when issued as a creature666.deinfo: Soul, rock, gospel.
  7. Jul 10,  · Encouraging Words is steeped in exemplary playing and songwriting and pure funky soul. Produced by George Harrison and Billy together, it is packed with originals and inspired covers, including 'My Sweet Lord' and 'All Things (Must) Pass' — donated by George before he released them himself — and a unique Harrison-Preston songwriting collaboration, the gospel hymn 'Sing One For The Lord'.5/5(9).
  8. Encouraging Words is Billy's second Apple album, and it was a creative collaboration with George Harrison in every sense. Billy and George played together and sang together (with George on backing vocals); They also took charge of the production together, capturing the passion, the heart and soul of each performance.

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