ISLEY BROTHERS / SANTANA - POWER OF PEACE Vinyl LP
Double 150gm vinyl LP pressing in gatefold jacket. 2017 release. Led by the legendary Ronald Isley on lead vocals and the album's main producer/arranger Carlos Santana on lead guitar, rhythm guitar, percussion and background vocals, Power of Peace covers songs first made familiar by the Chambers Brothers ("Are You Ready" "Love, Peace, Happiness"), Swamp Dogg ("Total Destruction to Your Mind"), Stevie Wonder ("Higher Ground"), Billie Holiday ("God Bless the Child"), Eddie Kendricks ("Body Talk"), Curtis Mayfield ("Gypsy Woman"), Muddy Waters/Willie Dixon ("I Just Want to Make Love to You"), Dionne Warwick/Jackie DeShannon ("What the World Needs Now is Love Sweet Love"), Marvin Gaye ("Mercy Mercy Me - The Ecology"), Leon Thomas ("Let the Rain Fall on Me") and Sy Miller and Jill Jackson ("Let There Be Peace on Earth"). Power of Peace also premieres a new song, "I Remember," written and sung by Cindy Blackman Santana.
Track List: 1.1 Are You Ready 1.2 Total Destruction to Your Mind 1.3 Higher Ground 1.4 God Bless the Child 1.5 I Remember 1.6 Body Talk 1.7 Gypsy Woman 1.8 I Just Want to Make Love to You 1.9 Love, Peace, Happiness 1.10 What the World Needs Now Is Love Sweet Love 1.11 Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology) 1.12 Let the Rain Fall on Me 1.13 Let There Be Peace on Earth