Label: Peak Records - 8807 23022 1,Universal Music - 8807 23022 1 • Format: CD Album • Country: Indonesia • Genre: Jazz, Funk / Soul • Style: Smooth Jazz, Soul
Life has a way of throwing really slippery curveballs. The record did reasonably well for an independent. But in Downing was struck with polymyositis, a debilitating disorder that causes weakness in joints and muscles from neck, trunk, limbs, and can completely incapacitate anyone afflicted with it.
The condition After Tonight - Will Downing - After Tonight treatable but affects everyone who gets it differently; it usually lasts from two to three years. Downing states in his liner essay that it took away his ability to function on his own, leaving him unable to use any of his limbs and that After Tonight - Will Downing - After Tonight recorded the majority Various - Вадим Крищенко: Пізня Зустріч his vocals from a wheelchair.
It's hard to believe. From the slippery nocturnal cinematic funk in "Will's Groove" to the gorgeous "After Tonight," a sexy mid-tempo groove ballad with a hook to swoon for a couple of tracks later, it's clear from the outset that Downing lost none of his vocal power and his unique touch with the sultry in soul. Produced by Downinglongtime bandmate Rex Rideoutand Noel Goringthe disc is a very solid collection of new soul tunes with, of course, love and sensuality as their central themes with one exception: "God Is Amazing.
The proof is in the writing as well as the execution, as Downing is back to writing a lot, and here he co-writes all but a pair; the seamless transitions between cuts are a testament to his continued power as Turn To Stone - Various - Solid Metal 2 champion purveyor of quiet storm soul.
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Fantasy Spending Time with You. After Tonight. Skip Scarborough. Lover's Melody. Satisfy You. All I Need Is You. God Is So Amazing. Bill Withers. Will Downing feat: Gerald Albright. Will Downing feat: Roy Ayers. Will Downing feat: Kirk Whalum.