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Percy Mayfield - Give Me Time To Explain album

Percy Mayfield - Give Me Time To Explain album
  • Performer Percy Mayfield
  • Title Give Me Time To Explain
  • Date of release 1965
  • Country US
  • Style Soul
  • Other formats AA AHX APE FLAC AIFF MMF MOD
  • Genre Soul
  • Size MP3 1748 mb
  • Size FLAC 1977 mb
  • Rating: 4.2
  • Votes: 895

Give Me Time to Explain. Percy Mayfield (12 August 1920 - 11 August 1984) was an American singer & songwriter famous for the songs "Hit the Road, Jack" and "Please Send Me Someone to Love". He was known as Poet Laureate of the Blues. View full artist profile.

Charles proved thankful enough for Mayfield's songwriting genius to sign him to his Tangerine logo in 1962; over the next five years, the singer waxed a series of inexorably classy outings, many with Brother Ray's band (notably "My Jug and I" in 1964 and "Give Me Time to Explain" the next year).

Percy Mayfield (August 12, 1920 – August 11, 1984) was an American rhythm-and-blues singer with a smooth vocal style. He was also a songwriter, known for the songs "Please Send Me Someone to Love" and "Hit the Road Jack". Mayfield was born in Minden, Louisiana, the seat of Webster Parish, in the northwestern part of the state. As a youth, he had a talent for poetry, which led him to songwriting and singing.

A masterful songwriter whose touching blues ballad "Please Send Me Someone to Love," a multi-layered universal lament, was a number one R&B hit in 1950, Percy Mayfield had the world by the tail until. A masterful songwriter whose touching blues ballad "Please Send Me Someone to Love," a multi-layered universal lament, was a number one R&B hit in 1950,

Get the Tempo of the tracks from Percy Mayfield Sings Percy Mayfield (1970) by Percy Mayfield. This album has an average beat per minute of 118 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 118/118 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. Tracklist Percy Mayfield Sings Percy Mayfield. 2. Live Today Like the Day Before.

Percy Mayfield, Category: Artist, Albums: Please Send Me Someone To Love, Percy Mayfield Live in San Francisco . Charles proved thankful enough for Mayfield's songwriting genius to sign him to his Tangerine logo in 1962; over the next five years, the singer waxed a series of inexorably classy outings, many with Brother Ray's band (notably "My Jug and I" in 1964 and "Give Me Time to Explain" the next year).

Percy Mayfield, Vol. 2: Memory Pain. Percy Mayfield, Vol. 2: Memory Pain Tracklist. 1. Please Send Me Someone to Love Lyrics. Strange Things Happening Lyrics. 25. Hit The Road Jack Lyrics. About Percy Mayfield, Vol. 2: Memory Pain Q&A. More Percy Mayfield albums. Percy Mayfield: Poet of the Blues.

Tracklist

A Give Me Time To Explain 1:52
B My Jug And I 2:59

Credits

  • Orchestra – Gerald Wilson & Orch.*
  • Written-By – Percy Mayfield

Notes

Label variation: song title "Give Me Time To Explain" split into two lines.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
45-TRC-957 Percy Mayfield Give Me Time To Explain ‎(7") Tangerine Records 45-TRC-957 US 1965
45-TRC-957 Percy Mayfield Give Me Time To Explain ‎(7", Promo) Tangerine Records 45-TRC-957 US 1965
45-TRC-957 Percy Mayfield Give Me Time To Explain ‎(7") Tangerine Records 45-TRC-957 US 1965