Earth, Wind & Fire - Got to Get You into My Life / I'll Write a Song For You
UK CBS SCBS 6553 Demonstration copy (1977).
Record produced by Maurice White.
The vinyl record attains a strong excellent grading, suggesting few plays.
Audio quality is very clear and strong throughout.
Both record centre labels are free from tears, stains or stickers.
The record centre hole, displays no signs of spindle wear.
The record comes with an original company paper sleeve.
Earth, Wind & Fire covered the song "Got to Get You into My Life" for the 1978 "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" soundtrack. They released it as a single and included it on their album "The Best of Earth, Wind & Fire Vol. 1". Their version reached number 1 on the Soul singles chart and number nine on the Hot 100 singles chart. In the autumn of 1978 it reached number 33 in the BBC Top 75 singles chart recorded on CBS records CBS 6553.
The song won a Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalists, and also garnered a Grammy nomination for Best Pop Performabce by a Duo or Group With Vocals.
"Got to Get You into My Life" sold over one million copies, enough for the RIAA to certify it gold.
|US Billboard Hot 100
|US Billboard Hot Soul Singles