45 Year Retrospective: Smokey Robinson & The Miracles’ Flying High Together

RELEASE
27 July 1972

LABEL
Tamla

GENRE / SUBGENRE
Soul

CHART PEAK
#46 on Billboard 200



01  I Can’t Stand to See You Cry
**SINGLE** A tender, candlelit soul ballad. (+1)

02  Theme From Love Story
A haunted, ballroom-filling jazz composition. (+1)

03  We’ve Come Too Far to End It Now
**SINGLE** A twinkling desperation. (+1)

04  Flying High Together
Breezy disco-soul. (+1)

05  With Your Love Came
Standard but sweet ear pleaser. (+1)

06  It Will Be Alright
A gentle, reassuring whisper. (+1)

07  Oh Girl
Counterfeit cover of the Chi-Lites classic. (-1)

08  You Ain’t Livin’ Till You’re Lovin’
A crummy falsetto slip-up. (-1)

09  We Had a Love So Strong
A lifeless love song. (-1)

10  Got to Be There
Dry and tedious. (-1)

11  Betcha By Golly, Wow
Paint by numbers 70s slow jam. (-1)

VALUATION INDEX
(+1)

PERCENTAGE RATING
54.54%

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