The Precisions - If This Is Love (I'd Rather Be Lonely)

The Precisions - If This Is Love (I'd Rather Be Lonely)

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The Precisions
Origin Detroit, Michigan, United States
Genres Doo Wop
Years active 1960s
Past members Arthur Ashford
Michael Morgan
Billy Prince
Denis Gilmore


  The Precisions were a Detroit Doo-Wop/R&B group of the 1960s. Their breakthrough single "If This Is Love (I'd Rather Be Lonely)," reached #26 in the R&B and #60 in the pop chart. This was followed up with "Instant Heartbreak" in March 1968. The band's members were Arthur Ashford, Michael Morgan, Billy Prince and Denis Gilmore.




Year A-Side B-Side US Pop US R&B
1965 "My Lover Come Back" "I Wanna Tell My Baby" - -
"Mexican Love Song" "You're Sweet" - -
1967 "Such Misery" "A Lovers Plea" - -
"Sugar Ain't Sweet" "What I Want" - -
"Why Girl" "What I Want" - 28
"If This Is Love (I'd Rather Be Lonely)" "You'll Soon Be Gone" 60 26
1968 "Instant Heartbreak (Just Add Tears)" "Dream Girl" - -
"A Place" "Never Let Her Go" - 50
1969 "Into My Life" "Don't Double With Trouble" - -
"New York City" "You're The Best (That Ever Did It)" - -





The Precisions- If This Is Love (I'd Rather By Lonely) / You'll Soon Be Gone

U.S. Drew D-1003 (1967).

Record manufactured in the United States of America.

The vinyl record attains a strong excellent grading, suggesting few plays.

Audio quality is very clear and strong throughout.

Both record centre labels are clean, unmarked, and free from tears, stains of stickers.

The record was manufactured with a large centre.

The record comes with a centre adaptor.

The record comes with a generic, plain white paper sleeve.

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