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Close to You [Remaster]
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Album: Close to You [Remaster]
# Song Title   Time
1)    We've Only Just Begun Album Version More Info... 3:05
2)    Love Is Surrender Album Version More Info... 1:59
3)    Maybe It's You Album Version More Info... 3:06
4)    Reason To Believe Album Version More Info... 3:06
5)    Help Album Version More Info... 3:05
6)    (They Long To Be) Close To You Album Version More Info... 4:36
7)    Baby It's You Album Version More Info... 2:54
8)    I'll Never Fall In Love Again Album Version More Info... 3:01
9)    Crescent Noon Album Version More Info... 4:13
10)    Mr. Guder Album Version More Info... 3:15
11)    I Kept On Loving You Album Version More Info... 2:18
12)    Another Song Album Version More Info... 4:23
 

Album: Close to You [Remaster]
# Song Title   Time
1)    We've Only Just Begun Album Version More Info... 3:05
2)    Love Is Surrender Album Version More Info... 1:59
3)    Maybe It's You Album Version More Info... 3:06
4)    Reason To Believe Album Version More Info... 3:06
5)    Help Album Version More Info... 3:05
6)    (They Long To Be) Close To You Album Version More Info... 4:36
7)    Baby It's You Album Version More Info... 2:54
8)    I'll Never Fall In Love Again Album Version More Info... 3:01
9)    Crescent Noon Album Version More Info... 4:13
10)    Mr. Guder Album Version More Info... 3:15
11)    I Kept On Loving You Album Version More Info... 2:18
12)    Another Song Album Version More Info... 4:23
 
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Tracks

1. We've Only Just Begun

2. Love Is Surrender

3. Maybe It's You

4. Reason To Believe

5. Help

6. (They Long To Be) Close To You

7. Baby It's You

8. I'll Never Fall In Love Again

9. Crescent Noon

10. Mr.Guder

11. I Kept On Loving You

12. Another Song

Performer Notes
  • The Carpenters: Karen Carpenter (vocals, drums); Richard Carpenter (keyboards, background vocals).
  • Additional personnel: Jim Horn, Bob Messenger, Doug Strawn (woodwinds); Joe Osborn, Danny Woodhams (bass); Hal Blaine (drums).
  • Digitally remastered by Richard Carpenter.
  • Personnel: Richard Carpenter (vocals, keyboards); Karen Carpenter (vocals, drums); Doug Strawn (woodwinds, keyboards, wind); Jim Horn, Bob Messenger (woodwinds, wind); Hal Blaine (drums).
  • Arranger: Richard Carpenter .
  • Karen and Richard Carpenter's third album, released in 1970, includes two of their signature songs, Bacharach/David's "(They Long To Be) Close To You" and Paul Williams' "We've Only Just Begun," a tune originally written as a commercial jingle for California's Crocker Banks. The rest of the album continues the siblings' exquisite taste in outside material, returning to Williams for "I Kept On Loving You" and to Bacharach for the Shirelles' "Baby It's You." Also featured here is an appealing version of the classic "I'll Never Fall In Love Again."
  • Other fine covers include Tim Hardin's "Reason To Believe" and an arrestingly mournful version of Lennon/McCartney's "Help." The album also includes four Richard Carpenter originals, with "Another Song" and the girl-groupish "Maybe It's You" the highlights. CLOSE TO YOU is one of the Carpenters' most commercially and artistically successful albums.
Professional Reviews
Rolling Stone (12/11/03, p.136) - Ranked #175 in Rolling Stone's "The 500 Greatest Albums Of All Time"
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