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Jimmy Holiday - Spread Your Love / We Got A Good Thing Goin' FLAC album

Performer: Jimmy Holiday
Genre: Soul and Funk music
Title: Spread Your Love / We Got A Good Thing Goin'
Country: US
Released: 1968
Style: Soul
FLAC version ZIP size: 1617 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1834 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1459 mb
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Jimmy Holiday had the skills to be a star - he had a honeyed voice with just the right amount of grit, he could write insinuating songs, both slow and fast - but it never happened for him. He had a hit right out of the gate with "How Can I Forget," an indie hit on Everest in 1963, but once he signed with the New Orleans-based Minit in 1966, he managed no better than 21 on the R&B charts, even though he could sing several kinds of soul with style  . 15. We Got a Good Thing Goin'.

Spread Your Love (2:37) 15. We Got A Good Thing Goin' (2:20) 16. I'm Gonna Use What I Got (To Get What I Need) (3:11) 17. I Don't Want To Hear It (2:41) 18. I Found A New Love (2:49) 19. Baby Boy's In Love (3:04) 20. If You've Got The Money, I've Got The Time (2:19) 21. Yesterday Died (2:52) 22. Would You Like To Love Me (4:02) 23. A Man Ain't Nothin' Without A Woman (3:11) 24. I'm In Love With You (2:57) 25. I've Got To Live While I Can (2:21) 26. Nobody's Fault But Your Own (2:10).

Of the nine numbers, Crawford is heard at his best on "Imagination," "The Christmas Song," "Alone Again (Naturally)" (the definitive version of that pop standard), "I'm Just a Lucky So and So" and "Winter Wonderland.

Turning Point (Album). Vendi questa versione. MLS 40010, MLS 40010E. Spread Your Love, We Got A Good Thing Goin' (Single).

While that era-defining anthem isn’t among the 26 sides collected here, another original by the day team is – Yesterday Died, also from 1969. We Got a Good Thing Goin’ – with Clydie King (32021, 1967). I Wanna Help Hurry My Brothers Home (32023, 1967) ( ). We Forgot About Love (32023, 1967). The Beauty of a Girl in Love (32028, 1967). Everything is Love (32028, 1967) ( ). Spread Your Love (32040, 1968). We Got a Good Thing Goin’ (32040, 1968). I’m Gonna Use What I Got (To Get What I Need) (32053, 1968). I Don’t Want to Hear It (scheduled for Minit 32053, 1968). I Found a New Love (32053, 1968) ( ). Baby Boy’s in Love (32058, 1969) ( ). If You’ve Got the Money, I’ve Got the Time (32058, 1969) ( ). Yesterday Died (32079, 1969).

We Got a Good Thing Going is the thirteenth album led by saxophonist Hank Crawford and his second release on the Kudu label.

We've Got a Good Thing Going" is a song written by The Corporation and originally performed by Michael Jackson. Originally appearing as the B-side of Jackson's 1972 single "I Wanna Be Where You Are", it was later included on his second album Ben. In 1981, Jamaican reggae singer, Sugar Minott scored his biggest hit with a cover version of the song, reaching number 4 on the UK Singles Chart. British pop singer Yazz recorded a version of the song in 1996 which reached number 53 in the UK Singles Chart.

Tracklist Hide Credits

A Spread Your Love
Producer – Buddy Killen
B We Got A Good Thing Goin'
Producer – Cal Carter*

Companies, etc.

  • Record Company – Liberty Records, Inc.
  • Published By – Metric Music Co.
  • Published By – Asa Music Corp.


  • Written-By – Jimmy Holiday


Side B: From the Minit album "Turning Point" LP 24005

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: BMI
  • Rights Society: ASCAP
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A label): MN-925
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B label): MN-926

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
32040 Jimmy Holiday Spread Your Love / We Got A Good Thing Goin' ‎(7", Single) Minit 32040 US 1968
32040 Jimmy Holiday Spread Your Love / We Got A Good Thing Goin' ‎(7", Single, Mono, Promo) Minit 32040 US 1968