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Darlene Love - So Much Love: A Darlene Love Anthology 1958-1998

  • Performer: Darlene Love
  • Title: So Much Love: A Darlene Love Anthology 1958-1998
  • Genre: Rock / Funk / Blues
  • Country: UK & Europe
  • Record source: CD, Compilation, Remastered, Stereo, Mono
  • Released: 2008
  • Style: Rhythm & Blues, Soul
  • Label: Ace
  • Cat#: CDCHD 1169
  • MP3 album: 2139 mb
  • FLAC album: 1348 mb
  • Rating: 4.6/5
  • Votes: 462
Darlene Love - So Much Love: A Darlene Love Anthology 1958-1998


1Dick Dale & The Del TonesKing Of The Surf Guitar
Producer – Jim MonsourWritten-By – Alonzo Willis
2The BlossomsSomething So Wrong
Arranged By – Bill BakerConductor – Mike PattersonWritten-By, Producer – Bill Medley
3The BlossomsTouchdown
Arranged By – Gene PageWritten-By, Producer – Arthur Munson, Joe Reed
4Al Casey & The K-C-EttesWhat Are We Gonna Do In ''64?
Written-By, Producer – Lee Hazlewood
5Darlene LoveMr. Fix-It
Written-By, Producer – Andy Paley
6The BlossomsLover Boy
Arranged By – Ernie FreemanProducer – Jimmy BowenWritten-By – David Gates
7Darlene LoveA Change Is Gonna Come
Producer – Bette SussmanWritten-By – Sam Cooke
8Barney KesselTV Commercials
Producer – Jimmy BowenWritten-By – Barney Kessel
9The Blossoms With Eddie Beal's OrchestraNo Other Love
Written-By – Charles Wright, Fred Lowery, Fred Stryker
10The BlossomsSo Much Love
Arranged By – Bill BakerConductor – Mike PattersonProducer – Bill MedleyWritten-By – Gerald Goffin, Carole King
11Duane Eddy & The RebelettesBoss Guitar
Written-By – Duane EddyWritten-By, Producer – Lee Hazlewood
12Darlene LoveAll Alone On Christmas
Written-By, Producer, Arranged By – Steve Van Zandt
13The BlossomsGood, Good Lovin'
Arranged By, Conductor – Ernie FreemanProducer – Jimmy BowenWritten-By – Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil
14Hal Blaine & The Young CougarsThe Drummer Plays For Me
Written-By, Producer – Lee Hazlewood
15Darlene LoveOoh-Wee Baby
Written-By, Producer – Jeff Barry
16The Wildcats 3625 Groovy Street
Producer – Jack NitzscheWritten-By, Producer – Lee Hazlewood
17Darlene LoveLet Him Walk Away
Written-By – Jackie DeShannonWritten-By, Producer, Arranged By – Jack Nitzsche
18The BlossomsCherish What Is Dear To You (While It's Near To You)
Arranged By – Gene PageProducer – Arthur Munson, Joe ReedWritten-By – Angelo Bond, Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier
19The BlossomsThe Gospel Truth
Written By – Mike AnthonyWritten-By – Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil
20Moose & The PelicansHe's A Rebel
Producer – Kenny LagunaWritten-By – Gene Pitney
21The BlossomsThat's When The Tears Start
Arranged By, Conductor – Ernie FreemanProducer – Jimmy BowenWritten-By – Van McCoy
22The BlossomsThe Search Is Over
Written-By – Elroy Peace
23Darlene LoveToo Late To Say You're Sorry
Arranged By – H.B. BarnumProducer – Jimmy BowenWritten-By – Brian Henderson
24The BlossomsI Gotta Tell It
Written-By – Elroy Peace, Johnny Otis


  • Compiled ByMick Patrick, Tony Rounce
  • DesignNiall McCormack
  • Liner NotesMick Patrick
  • Mastered ByNick Robbins
  • Photography By [Front Cover]Muir MacKean


Printed on back cover: "24 gems from the remarkable recording career of queen bee session singer turned Broadway star Darlene Love, featuring solo sides, tracks fronting the Blossoms in their various guises, movie soundtrack songs and three great previously unissued performances."

24-page booklet.

Tracks 3, 4 and 17 are previously unissued. All tracks in mono, except 5, 8, 12 and 20-24 are in stereo.


  • Barcode: 0 29667 03002 1
  • Label Code: LC 05982
  • Rights Society: mcps
  • Matrix / Runout: CDCHD1169 01
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L135
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 0420


  • Mastered At – Sound Mastering
  • Licensed To – Ace Records Ltd.
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Ace Records Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Ace Records Ltd.


The 24 tracks on this nearly career-spanning anthology - the great majority taken from between the late 1950s and early '70s - collect many of Darlene Love's most notable recordings. It has not only some of her efforts as a solo artist, but also a few she did as part of the Blossoms, as well as numerous cuts on which her contributions as a session vocalist are prominent. Darlene Wright born July 26, 1941, known by her stage name, Darlene Love, is an American popular music singer and actress. She is ranked number 84 among Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Singers. In 2011 she was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. As a minister's daughter, she grew up listening to gospel music and was a dedicated member of her church. She began singing in her church choir at age ten. During choir practice she caught the attention of choir director Cora Martin-Moore. Listen free to Darlene Love So Much Love: A Darlene Love Anthology 1958-1998 That's When the Tears Start, Too late to say you're sorry and more. 21 tracks 56:38. Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures. Darlene Love. Too Late To Say You're Sorry. Arranged By H. BarnumProducer Jimmy BowenWritten-By Brian Henderson. All Alone On Christmas. Written-By, Producer, Arranged By Steve Van Zandt. A Change Is Gonna Come. Producer Bette SussmanWritten-By Sam Cooke. The Ronettes, The Crystals, Darlene Love, Phil Spector & Artists, Bob B. Soxx & the Blue Jeans. 2013 сингл Baby Please Come Home. The Sound Of Love: The Very Best Of Darlene Love. The Concert of Love. Darlene Love EP. The Sound Darlene Love. The Sound of Love: The Very Best of Darlene Love. The Best of Darlene Love. Bringing It Home. SongMeanings is a place for discussion and discovery. 1,097,225 Lyrics. 110,886 Artists. All Alone on Christmas - Darlene Love. A Change Is Gonna Come - Darlene Love. Audio CD September 16, 2008. I was a little hesitant in buying SO MUCH LOVE: A DARLENE LOVE ANTHOLOGY CD because I read that it contained none of the Phil Spector produced songs like Christmas Baby, Please Come Home, which ironically was my introduction and the only song I knew from this singer. Her CD produced from Spector's label ABKCO, The Best of Darlene Love, is out of print and so my choice was this anthology. Let me say that it is fantastic Love has an incredible voice that rings like a bell. Discography of Darlene Love. Album title. Introducing Darlene Love. Christmas Baby Please Come Home CDS. Introducing Darlene Love 2015. The Sound Of Love: The Very Best 2011. The Best Of Darlene Love 1992. Christmas Baby Please Come Home CDS 2013. The Concert Of Love 2010. That's When The Tears Start. So Much Love Darlene Love Anthology 1958-98 CD. I have always loved Darlene Love's records since the great days of the Phil Spector sound. She never got the recognition she deserved apart from possibly Christmas from the Spector Christmas Album of 1963. Her other Spector cuts ranged from the fabulous to superlative and they included those under her own name, e. Wait 'til My Bobby Gets Home, Today I Met The Boy I'm Gonna Marry, Fine Fine Boy,Stumble and Fall, Strange Kind of Love etc and when she was dis

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surely this should be filed under Darlene Love and her own compilations!

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