Born: March 7, 1953, Memphis, Tennessee, . Leon Frank Sylvers III, singer, songwriter, producer and t. During the late 70's and into the mid 80's, he was one of the most successful producers in black music. Leon Sylvers III (Album). Make It Count (Single).
Leon F. Sylvers III. LP (12" album, 33 rpm). Leon F. Sylvers III Format: Vinyl. also write the hit "Before I Let You Go" for the R&B group Blackstreet. I admit I dont recall this record's debut (However I slightly recall the 12' version of "Make it Count" being pumped in a nightclub in 1990)but then again Motown had released many unrememberable albums doing that mid to late 80's period (anyone recall those Giorgio. or Vanity 1980's Motown albums?) Leon Sylvers III solo debut is a wonderful flash from the funky past. 5 people found this helpful.
The Sylvers is the debut album by the Los Angeles, California-based R&B group the Sylvers. The album was released on MGM Records subsidiary Pride Records, a label founded by record and film producer Michael Viner. Released in 1972, it was produced by R&B legends Jerry Butler (of the Impressions) and Keg Johnson. This album released three singles: "Fool's Paradise", "Wish I Could Talk to You" and "I'll Never Be Ashamed". In 2013, Dusty Groove Records reissued their debut on vinyl.
Showcase is the fourth album by the Los Angeles, California-based R&B group the Sylvers. The album released only two singles: "Boogie Fever" reaching number one in the . on both the Billboard Hot 100 and Hot Soul Singles charts as well as reaching number one in Canada on the RPM national singles chart in 1976.
Leon Sylvers wrote and produced a slew of hits for Shalamar (The Second Time Around), the Whispers (the gold single And the Beat Goes On, I Can Make It Better), Dynasty (I've Just Begun to Love You), Gladys Knight the Pips (You're Number One (In My Book)), Evelyn Champagne King (Flirt, Hold on. to What You Got), Stacy Lattisaw, the Spinners, Gina Foster, Krystol, the Brothers Johnson, Glenn Jones, Howard Hewett, Gene Page, Lakeside, and Real to Reel. In 1989, Leon F. Sylvers III made a solo album for Motown, Leon Sylvers III, whose Let's Go Thru It became a steppers classic
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Sylvers began his career as a member of the group, The Sylvers. His production career took off in 1978 when he became the in house producer for SOLAR Records. We Can Make It If We Try", "Through the Love in My Heart", "Handle It", "I'll Never Let You Go", "Cry of a Dreamer", "Stay Away from Me", "I Don't Need to Prove Myself", "Love Me, Love Me Not", "I Remember". The Sylvers III. "Even This Shall Pass", "Am I Truly Yours".
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|A2||Make It Count (Extended Version)||5:25|
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