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Bobby Womack - Save the Children


MP3/320 $7.99
FLAC $7.99
WAV $7.99
CD $13.54


Save the Children Buy
Priorities Buy
Too Close for Comfort Buy
Baby I'm Back Buy
She's My Girl Buy
Free Love Buy
How Can It Be Buy
Tough Job Buy
Now We're Together Buy
Better Love (Everybody's Looking for a Better Love) Buy

Save the Children was Bobby Womack's sole release for Dick Griffey's Solar Records. Produced by Womack, Keg Johnson, keyboardist Frank Hamilton, and Cecil and Kevin Womack, it was a pretty good attempt to update Womack's '60s soul-based sound while reflecting the influences of late-'80s hip-hop and pop. Highlights include the snappy "Baby I'm Back," "She's My Girl," and the torchy duet "Now We're Together," but it's on "Too Close For Comfort," a ballad co-written with H.T. Payne, that Womack comes closest to rekindling the kind of sound found on some of the best-known tracks.