Carole King Tapestry LP
Carole King Tapestry LP
Genre: Pop Rock
Label: Legacy
Size: 12"
Format: 33RPM,

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Carole King Tapestry LP

Carole King

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SKU:
LEGLP40701
UPC:
194398407012

50th Anniversary Pressing On Vinyl LP!

Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Albums of All Time - Rated 25/500!

In honor of the 50th Anniversary of Carole King's iconic album, Tapestry, this February 2021 - Legacy is excited to be reissuing the album on vinyl!

"For a decade, Carole King wrote pop songs with her then-husband, Gerry Goffin: hits such as Little Eva's 'The Loco-Motion' (Eva Boyd was the couple's babysitter) and the Monkees' 'Pleasant Valley Sunday.' Then King's friend James Taylor encouraged her to sing her own tunes. 'He just made it look so easy,' she recalled. 'So I did Tapestry in the same spirit.' She slowed down 'Will You Love Me Tomorrow?' (originally a hit for the Shirelles in 1961), with Taylor and Joni Mitchell on background vocals, heightening the melancholy inside, while her warm, earnest singing brought out the sadness in 'It's Too Late' and the earthy joy on 'I Feel the Earth Move.' As King later recalled, 'I wasn't in the same league vocally with Aretha Franklin, Joni Mitchell, Barbara Streisand. But I knew how to convey the mood and emotion of a song with honest, straight-from-the-heart interpretation.' The resulting collection of songs saw King remake herself as an artist and became one of the biggest-selling albums of all time, creating the reigning model for the 1970s female singer-songwriter." - Rolling Stone, The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time - Rated 25/500

With its reliance on pianos and gentle drumming, Tapestry is a light and airy work on its surface, occasionally skirting the boundaries of jazz, but it's also an intensely emotional record, the songs confessional and direct; in its time it connected with listeners like few records before it, and it remains an illuminating experience decades later.
-AllMusic

Features

  • 50th Anniversary Reissue
  • Vinyl LP
  • Gatefold jacket

Selections

Side One:

  1. I Feel The Earth Move
  2. So Far Away
  3. It's Too Late
  4. Home Again
  5. Beautiful
  6. Way Over Yonder

Side Two:

  1. You've Got A Friend
  2. Where You Lead
  3. Will You Love Me Tomorrow?
  4. Smackwater Jack
  5. Tapestry
  6. (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman
Description

50th Anniversary Pressing On Vinyl LP!

Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Albums of All Time - Rated 25/500!

In honor of the 50th Anniversary of Carole King's iconic album, Tapestry, this February 2021 - Legacy is excited to be reissuing the album on vinyl!

"For a decade, Carole King wrote pop songs with her then-husband, Gerry Goffin: hits such as Little Eva's 'The Loco-Motion' (Eva Boyd was the couple's babysitter) and the Monkees' 'Pleasant Valley Sunday.' Then King's friend James Taylor encouraged her to sing her own tunes. 'He just made it look so easy,' she recalled. 'So I did Tapestry in the same spirit.' She slowed down 'Will You Love Me Tomorrow?' (originally a hit for the Shirelles in 1961), with Taylor and Joni Mitchell on background vocals, heightening the melancholy inside, while her warm, earnest singing brought out the sadness in 'It's Too Late' and the earthy joy on 'I Feel the Earth Move.' As King later recalled, 'I wasn't in the same league vocally with Aretha Franklin, Joni Mitchell, Barbara Streisand. But I knew how to convey the mood and emotion of a song with honest, straight-from-the-heart interpretation.' The resulting collection of songs saw King remake herself as an artist and became one of the biggest-selling albums of all time, creating the reigning model for the 1970s female singer-songwriter." - Rolling Stone, The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time - Rated 25/500

With its reliance on pianos and gentle drumming, Tapestry is a light and airy work on its surface, occasionally skirting the boundaries of jazz, but it's also an intensely emotional record, the songs confessional and direct; in its time it connected with listeners like few records before it, and it remains an illuminating experience decades later.
-AllMusic

Features

  • 50th Anniversary Reissue
  • Vinyl LP
  • Gatefold jacket

Selections

Side One:

  1. I Feel The Earth Move
  2. So Far Away
  3. It's Too Late
  4. Home Again
  5. Beautiful
  6. Way Over Yonder

Side Two:

  1. You've Got A Friend
  2. Where You Lead
  3. Will You Love Me Tomorrow?
  4. Smackwater Jack
  5. Tapestry
  6. (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman
ISBN
ASSOC
R
Genre
Pop Rock
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
NO
Inventory
.00
Construct
0
Dropship
0
Record Speed Record Size
12"
Artist
Carole King
Title
Tapestry
Composer
Additional Artists
Record Weight
Record Speed
33RPM
Multi Channel
Stereo
1
Mono
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Creation Date
12-18-2020
Release Date
02-10-2021
Scratch & Dent
0
Availability
Backordered
Format
Vinyl
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