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The Edge (Ike Turner album)

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The Edge is a studio album released by Ike Turner on Fantasy Records in 1980.

The Edge
Studio album by
Ike Turner featuring Tina Turner and Home Grown Funk
Released1980
StudioBolic Sound
Genrefunk, R&B
LabelFantasy Records
ProducerIke Turner
Ike Turner chronology
Bad Dreams
(1973)
The Edge
(1980)
Here and Now
(2001)
Tina Turner chronology
Love Explosion
(1979)
The Edge
(1980)
Private Dancer
(1984)
Singles from The Edge
  1. "Party Vibes"
    Released: 1980
  2. "Shame, Shame, Shame"
    Released: 1982
  3. "Lean On Me"
    Released: 1984

The album was released two years after his divorce from his musical partner Tina Turner. It features songs taken from their last recording sessions together with Tina singing lead on the recordings on the A-side, and Ike's compositions without her on the B-side.

The first single "Party Vibes" charted at number 27 on the Billboard Disco Top 100 chart in 1980.[1]

Track listingEdit

Side A
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Shame, Shame, Shame"Sylvia Robinson3:03
2."Lean On Me"Bill Withers3:36
3."Philadelphia Freedom"Elton John, Bernie Taupin4:12
4."Use Me"Bill Withers3:12
5."Only Women Bleed"Alice Cooper, Dick Wagner3:57

All tracks are written by Ike Turner.

Side B
No.TitleLength
1."Party Vibes"4:39
2."Lum Dum"3:35
3."No Other Woman"3:34
4."I Can't Believe It"3:35
5."I Don't Want Nobody"3:45

Singles chart performanceEdit

Single

(A-side, B-side)

Year Peak chart positions
Disco Top

100[2]

Netherlands

[3]

"Party Vibes"
b/w "Shame, Shame, Shame"
1980 27
"Shame, Shame, Shame"
b/w "Party Vibes"
1982 47
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that country.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Billboard Disco Top 100" (PDF). Billboard: 39. November 1, 1980.
  2. ^ "Ike & Tina Turner Chart History (Dance Club Songs)". Billboard.
  3. ^ "Ike & Tina Turner - Dutch Singles Charts". Dutch Charts.