2 items by Wendell John

  • Curtis

    Curtis | ALBUM REVIEW

    Here's a Curtis Mayfield (of the Impressions) solo album; so far as I know, the first. Most of the eight cuts are distinctly Impressionistic, and one, "Miss Black America," includes Sam and Fred singing choruses. There are...

    November 26, 1970 12:00 AM ET
  • Wilson Pickett In Philadelphia

    Wilson Pickett In Philadelphia | ALBUM REVIEW

    Wilson Pickett meets Gamble & Huff, the Philadelphia-based soulwriting and production consortium, and the results are mixed. Kenny Gamble, Leon Huff and their musical staff (including Bunny Sigler and Ugene Dozier) wrote, arranged and produced all the...

    November 26, 1970 12:00 AM ET