Label: Arcade Records - 3896 001 • Format: 8-Track Cartridge Compilation • Country: UK • Genre: Rock, Funk / Soul • Style: Folk Rock, Rock & Roll, Pop Rock, Soul, Glam, Hard Rock, Funk
Appell and Medress originally recorded another singer on the track, but decided that a different vocal approach would be preferable. Medress then approached Orlando to do the vocals.
Orlando had been a professional singer in the early s, but now worked as Ollie Nightingale - Freedom music publishing manager for Columbia Records. Although initially worried about losing his job at Columbia, Orlando eventually Candida - Various - 20 Fantastic Hits By The Original Artists (8-Track Cartridge) to lend his voice to the track.
It was included on Dawn's debut LP in and later appeared on several compilation albums. Orlando, a former professional singer, had had two top hits in the USA in but later moved into the music publishing business; in Columbia Records chose him to manage their publishing division, April-Blackwood Music. Jay Warner, author of American Singing Groups: A History from to Todaynotes that the group the Corporation released a different version of "Candida" around the same time as Dawn's.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Producer Hank Medress aimed for "an ethnic feel" for "Candida",  which has "a lilting, sing-along groove".
Billboard  18 U. Cash Box  However, in his autobiography, Orlando recounts recruiting Hopkins and Белые Люди - Various - SOSтрадание - Благотворительный Музыкальный Марафон for the group after "Candida" and its follow-up single, Candida - Various - 20 Fantastic Hits By The Original Artists (8-Track Cartridge) Knock Three Times ", were recorded and released Orlandopp.
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The persons appearing on this sleeve are NOT the actual group who recorded the record. Poprock . Toni Wine and Irwin Levine. Hank Medress and Dave Appell. Problems playing this file? See media help. Weekly charts [ edit ] Chart Peak position Australian Charts  Billboard . Cash Box .
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