Mahogany (soundtrack)

Mahogany was the second original motion picture soundtrack by Diana Ross, following her 1972 release Lady Sings the Blues. The soundtrack from the film Mahogany (her second film, following Lady Sings the Blues) included the chart-topping single "Theme from Mahogany (Do You Know Where You're Going To)", which peaked at number-one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in January 1976. The single's B-side, "No One's Gonna Be a Fool Forever", was not released as an album track. The soundtrack reached #19 in the USA and sold over 275,000 copies.[2]

Mahogany
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Soundtrack album by
ReleasedOctober 1975
Recorded1975
Genre
Length43:37
LabelMotown
Producer
Diana Ross chronology
Live at Caesars Palace
(1974)
Mahogany
(1975)
Diana Ross
(1976)
Singles from Mahogany
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic2/5 stars[1]

Track listingEdit

All tracks composed by Michael Masser; except where indicated

Side oneEdit

  1. "Theme from Mahogany (Do You Know Where You're Going To)" (lyrics: Gerry Goffin) – 3:25
  2. "Feeling Again" – 3:22
  3. "You Don't Ever Have to Be Alone" – 2:40
  4. "Can You Hear It in My Music" – 3:38
  5. "Christian's Theme" – 1:46
  6. "After You" – 2:17
  7. "Theme from Mahogany" (Instrumental) – 3:52

Side twoEdit

  1. "My Hero Is a Gun" – 3:18
  2. "Cat Fight" (Gil Askey) – 1:31
  3. "Erucu" (Don Daniels, Jermaine Jackson) – 3:34
  4. "Let's Go Back to Day One" (Gil Askey, Gloria Jones, Patrice Holloway) – 1:42
  5. "Tracy" (Gil Askey) – 2:14
  6. "She's the Ideal Girl" (Don Daniels, Jermaine Jackson) – 2:46
  7. "Sweets (And Other Things)" – 2:01
  8. "Mahogany Suite" – 5:31

ChartsEdit

Chart (1975–76) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard 200 19
U.S. Billboard R&B Albums Chart 15

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Erlewine, Stephen. "Mahogany". AllMusic. Retrieved March 26, 2014.
  2. ^ http://www.greasylake.org/the-circuit/index.php?%2Ftopic%2F116321-the-supremes-diana-ross-stevie-wonder-and-ray-charlesusa-album-sales%2F