I thirst but never quench, I know the consequence Feeling as I do We're in a spinning top, where tell me will it stop? And what am I to say?
Beginnings[ edit ] InMaurice Whitea former session drummer for Chess Records and former member of the Ramsey Lewis Triojoined two friends in Chicago, Wade Flemons and Don Whitehead, as a songwriting team composing songs and commercials in the Chicago area.
The three friends eventually got a recording contract with Capitol Records. With this being so Maurice moved on from Chicago to Los Angeles.
He then added to the band singer Sherry Scott  and percussionist Yackov Ben Israel, both from Chicago, and then asked his younger brother Verdine how he would feel about heading out to the West Coast. On June 6,Verdine left Chicago to join the band as their new bassist.
Maurice began shopping demo tapes of the band, featuring Donny Hathawayaround to different record labels and the band was thus signed to Warner Bros.
Formation and early years[ edit ] Maurice's astrological signSagittariushas a primary elemental quality of Fire and seasonal qualities of Earth and Airaccording to classical triplicities.
Sagittarius in the northern hemisphere occurs in the autumn, whose element is earth, and in the southern hemisphere, it is spring, whose element is air. Hence the omission of Waterthe fourth classical element. Maurice held further auditions in L. With Maurice as a percussionist and lead vocalist Drayton also served as the group's musical arranger.
The album got to No.
With only Verdine left, Maurice decided to re-form the group. Davis was very impressed with the band's performance and bought out their contract from Warner Bros.
An album cut entitled "Mom" also got to No. Woolfolk had been busy in New York studying sax with sax maestro Joe Henderson and was due to start a career in banking at the time. To fill the void created by Bautista's departure, guitarists Al McKay and Johnny Graham were added to round out the new lineup.
The album rose to Nos. Classic period[ edit ] The band's follow up album was co-produced by Maurice and Joe Wissert with Charles Stepney serving as an associate producer. Music critic Robert Christgau also described the album as a complete "tour de force".
The album got to Nos.
With a screenplay from Robert Lipsyte the movie was produced and directed by Shore. Keitel played the role of a record producer who hears "The Group" performing and becomes wowed by their act.
He is though strongly urged to produce a less talented ensemble despite strides by him against such. The album rose to No. Billboard Magazine called the album "a very tightly produced and performed package.
Myrick and Satterfield had both worked with Maurice during his days as a session drummer at Chess Records. The band eventually came away with an album of mostly live concert material together with some newly recorded tracks. As a double LP the new album entitled Gratitudewas issued in November With Stepney's passing Maurice went on to solely produce the band's new LP, Spiritwhich was issued in October With the album's title EWF paid tribute to Stepney.
A cut off the album called " Getaway " reached No. The stage magician Doug Henning was thus with many of their tours with his young assistant and eventual successor, David Copperfield.
The band also began to be choreographed by George Faison. An album cut called Serpentine Fire rose to Nos. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band. Off the LP came a cut entitled " September ". The single rose to Nos.
The LP rose to Nos. The LP rose to No. Off the album the track " Let Me Talk " reached No. Electronic period[ edit ] White decided that, given the changing musical landscape, the band needed to incorporate into their work more of the electronic sound which was popular at the time.
As a result, EWF's eleventh album, Raise!Print and download Sing a Song sheet music by Earth Wind & Fire. Sheet music arranged for Piano/Vocal/Guitar in A Major (transposable). After the Love Has Gone (Earth Wind & Fire) Can't Hide Love (Earth Wind & Fire In order to write a review on digital sheet music you must first have purchased the item.
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