Gap Band IV


Gap Band IV

Infobox Album
Name = Gap Band IV
Type = Album
Artist = The Gap Band


Released = 1982
Recorded = 1982
Genre = R&B, funk, quiet storm
Length = 42:05
Label = Total Experience, reissued on CD by Mercury
Producer = Lonnie Simmons
Reviews = * Allmusic Rating|4.5|5 [http://allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&sql=10:gifoxqy5ldte link]
Last album = "The Gap Band III"
(1980)
This album = "Gap Band IV"
(1982)
Next album = "Gap Band V: Jammin"'
(1983)

"Gap Band IV" is an album by The Gap Band, released in 1982 (see 1982 in music) on Total Experience Records. The album was later reissued on CD by Mercury Records, Total Experience's parent company at the time. The album reached #1 on the Black Albums chart and #14 on the Pop Albums chart. The album produced the singles "Early in the Morning" (#1 Black Singles, #13 Club Play Singles, #24 Pop Singles), "You Dropped a Bomb on Me" (#2 Black Singles, #39 Club Play Singles, #31 Pop Singles), and "Outstanding" (#1 Black Singles, #24 Club Play Singles, #51 Pop Singles).

Track Listing

#"Early in the Morning" (Lonnie Simmons, Rudy Taylor, Charlie Wilson) – 6:30
#"Season's No Reason to Change" (Simmons, Ronnie Wilson) – 4:49
#"Lonely Like Me" (Simmons, Taylor, Ronnie Wilson) – 5:21
#"Outstanding" (Raymond Calhoun) – 3:18
#"Stay With Me" (Ronnie Wilson) – 4:11
#"You Dropped a Bomb on Me" (Simmons, Taylor, C. Wilson) – 5:12
#"I Can't Get over You" (Simmons, Ronnie Wilson, C. Wilson) – 6:02
#"Talkin' Back" (Simmons, Taylor, Robert Wilson, C. Wilson, Ronnie Wilson) – 6:42

References

* [http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&sql=10:gifoxqy5ldte Allmusic]


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