Ike & Tina Turner ‎– Sweet Rhode Island Red. [1] It is the lead single from the album Sweet Rhode Island Red. Your Amazon Music account is currently associated with a different marketplace. Moog soul spiced with tough horns help stir up the story of a most sensual lady into a caldron of caustic chart sauce, pop and soul. Not only does Tina do what she does best (and that is most definitely belt), but Ike gets some super licks in on his extra funky guitar. Sweet Rhode Island Red (1974) Sweet Rhode Island Red is the title track of the album Sweet Rhode Island Red, written by Tina Turner and was released as the follow-up single to the previous mega seller Nutbush City Limits. See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. It was available in the US through the Columbia Record Club. Read and write album reviews for Sweet Rhode Island Red - Ike & Tina Turner on AllMusic Submit Corrections. Honky Tonk Women #10. Sweet Rhode Island Red. Item should perk up most any programmers playlist and make the disco crowd a very happy lot. I Idolize You #3. "Sweet Rhode Island Red" was recorded at the Turners' studio Bolic Sound in Inglewood, California in February 1974. To enjoy Prime Music, go to Your Music Library and transfer your account to Amazon.com (US). Sweet Rhode Island Red was made from A4/B3 masters with 6 tracks per side. Sweet Rhode Island Red lyrics performed by Ike & Tina Turner: Born in Louisiana in a town called Franklin I was fully matured by the time I reached the age of ten A mulatto girl is what they called me And us mulattos had no trouble at all with men The b-side track „Get It Out Of Your Mind“ was taken from the album Nutbush City Limits. Year: 1974. Compilation ; Studio Recording ; Catalog # BGOCD 1034. Sweet Rhode Island Red Lyrics Born in Louisiana in a town called Franklin I was fully matured by the time I reached the age of 10 Mulatto girl, that's what they called me Release Info. 51 on the UK Singles Chart.[6][7]. [5], Sweet Rhode Island Red was recorded at the Ike & Tina Turner's Bolic Sound studio. Sweet Rhode Island Red is the very last studio album from Ike & Tina Turner before they separated. The Sweet Rhode Island Red/The Gospel According To Ike & Tina. A Fool in Love #2. Lyrics to 'Sweet Rhode Island Red' by John Waite. Ike and Tina follow their hard driving "Nutbush City Limits" with this equally super driving rocker. The follow-up single "Sexy Ida" was released in two versions: the funk rhythmic A-side, "Sexy Ida (Part 1)," and the up-temp B-side, "Sexy Ida (Part 2)." Ike & Tina Turner Sweet Rhode Island Red Lyrics. Watch this one climb to the top soon. Sweet Rhode Island Red, an Album by Ike & Tina Turner. The cover for both variants is identical and lists 5 tracks per side. Sweet Rhode Island Red. Ike And Tina Turner. The Red … Price New from Used from Vinyl "Please retry" $51.12 — $51.12: Vinyl $51.12 2 Used from $51.12 1 Collectible from $37.50 Special offers and product promotions. 43 on the Billboard R&B chart, No. A song that has nothing to do with the state, and little to do with the state bird. Watch the video for Sweet Rhode Island Red from Ike & Tina Turner's Best Of / Proud Mary for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. Duration 01:09:08. Release Date February 6, 2012. Featured peformers: Ike Turner (producer, arranger), Soko Richardson (producer), Gerhard Augustin (co-producer). Sweet Rhode Island Red charted at No. "Sweet Rhode Island Red" is a song written by Tina Turner and released by R&B duo Ike & Tina Turner on United Artists in 1974. The single was released the following month as a follow-up to their hit "Nutbush City Limits." 85 on the Hot 100 and No. [8] In Europe it peaked at No. [2] The album was created exclusively for the international market. No duration for A5 on the center label, only on the sleeve. 1974 . Sweet Rhode Island Red Lyrics Born in Louisiana in a town called Franklin And she was fully matured by the time she reached the age of 10 Mulatto girl, that's what they called her Barcode and Other Identifiers Not many obvious contenders for this state but last time both CC and Rol came up with the suggestion Sweet Rhode Island Red by Ike and Tina Turner. Sweet Rhode Island Red Ike & Tina Turner (Artist) Format: Vinyl. 43 in Germany, No. Sweet Rhode Island Red Sweet Rhode Island Red Sweet Rhode Island Red Sweet-y is what they said about Sweet Rhode Island Red I was seventeen when I moved to New Orleans 'Cause living in the city has always been my dream People laughed, said it was a shame and a pity When old mayor Daley gave me the key to the city He too said that I was as sweet as honey 'Cause I'm thirty-four, thirty-eight and … We Found The Best Lobster Rolls In Rhode Island. 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The sweet bread was a hit with the lobster salad and the mayo-to-lobster ratio was on par. Red Lobster WHO?! "Sweet Rhode Island Red" is a song written by Tina Turner and released by R&B duo Ike & Tina Turner on United Artists in 1974. 65 on the Billboard Hot 100. It contains many songs written by Tina Turner, as well as some cover versions. 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About sweet Rhode Island red So she tried to live the life they said they wanted her to She went to church, went to school, never be the white man's fool And Pastor Sam, and Nathan Jones They were just too hot headed to leave her alone And they both said, the girl's as sweet as honey 'Cause she's 34, 38 and 22 at the tummy They call her sweet Rhode Island red UA-LA312-G; Vinyl LP). It was available in the US through the Columbia Record Club. "Sweet Rhode Island Red" peaked at No. Beat Goes On. 41 in Australia. Sweet Rhode Island Red Ike and Tina Turner Born in Louisiana in a town called Franklin I was fully matured by the time I reached the age of 10 Old mulatto gal is what they called me And us mulattos had no trouble at all with men All men say that I'm as sweet as honey Cause I'm 34, 38 and 22 at the tonky Sweet Rhode Island Red is a studio album by R&B duo Ike & Tina Turner released on United Artist Records in 1974. Créez gratuitement votre compte sur Deezer pour écouter Sweet Rhode Island Red par Ike & Tina Turner, et accédez à plus de 56 millions de titres. Come Together #9. Tina Turner plays the part of young lady with dangerous curves and big ambitions who rebels against her small-town life in Louisiana and moves to New Orleans, where she becomes a star. Label. Format CD. Sweet Rhode Island Red Words and music by Ike and Tina Turner. The album was created exclusively for the international market. They called me Sweet Rhode Island Red, Sweet Rhode Island Red Sweet Rhode Island Red, Sweet Rhode Island Red Sweety is what they said about Sweet Rhode Island Red I was 17 when I moved to New Orleans 'Cos living in the city has always been my dream People laughed, said it was a shame and a pity When old mayor Daley gave me the key to the city 41 in Australia. Why they call her Sweet Rhode Island Red isn't clear. [2], Record World (March 16, 1974): "Even 'Proud Mary' seems pale in comparison to the latest stick of dynamite from this super high-powered duo. The album was created exclusively for the international market. Genre: Rock, Funk / Soul, Pop. [9] "Sexy Ida (Part 2)" features rock musician Marc Bolan on guitar. The Rhode Island Red Awards Here at Reds HQ, we’ve been stuck inside its plush and commodious confines, scarfing down vats of Ben and Jerry’s Cherry Garcia, enlarging our sweatpants and issuing fruitless orders to the cat for nigh on ten months now. Released in October 1974 on United Artists (catalog no. Sweet Rhode Island Red is a studio album by R&B duo Ike & Tina Turner released on United Artist Records in 1974. "Sweet Rhode Island Red" follows a similar formula as a funk rock guitar driven-song. "Sexy Ida (Part 1)" reached No. A majority of the songs from the album were written by Tina Turner, including the title track which was released as a single in February 1974. They called me Sweet Rhode Island Red, Sweet Rhode Island Red Sweet Rhode Island Red, Sweet Rhode Island Red Sweety is what they said about Sweet Rhode Island Red I was 17 when I moved to New Orleans 'Cos living in the city has always been my dream People laughed, said it was a shame and a pity When old mayor Daley gave me the key to the city From the Album The Collection Listen Now Buy song $1.29. 29 on Billboard R&B chart and No. I Want to Take You Higher #12. It's Gonna Work Out Fine #5. Rather, it apparently has to do with horndawgs comparing a woman with odd proportions to a chicken: All men say that I'm as sweet as honey, 'Cause I'm 34-38 and 22 at the tonky. 35 in Italy. [11] Both parts were not registered in time to be included on the initial release of Sweet Rhode Island Red. Poor Fool #6. Style: Blues Rock, Soul, Rock & Roll, Funk. Tina Turner penned the tune and it was produced by Ike Turner. 73. 1 0. more tracks from the album Proud Mary: The Best of Ike & Tina Turner #1. Tra la la la La #8. A good one but not my featured song for this post as although most of us who are not even au fait with the world of poultry farming have heard of the Rhode Island Red hen (the state bird), the song is not about the hen or even set in the state. 51 on the UK Singles Chart and No. However, the songs were later included on the track list in selected countries. Born in Louisiana in a town called Franklin And she was fully matured by the time she reached the age of 10 Mulatto girl, that's what they called her And mulattos never had no trouble at all with men I'm Jealous #4. [10] It peaked at No. [4][dubious – discuss] Sweet Rhode Island Red charted at No. This song isn't about a wine or a breed of chicken, but a woman. Genres: Soul, Funk, Rock. 17 in Italy and No. Sweet Rhode Island Red is a studio album by R&B duo Ike & Tina Turner released on United Artist Records in 1974. 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