IF LOVING YOU IS WRONG (I DON'T WANT TO BE RIGHT)

Latest update on 22/03/2018

Artist: Luther Ingram
Author: Homer Banks/Raymond Jackson/Carl Hampton
Label: Koko
Year: 1972

N°1 R&B. Originally intended for The Emotions, who cut an unreleased version two years before Luther Ingram. Veda Brown's demo came out on Ace comp Stax Solo Recordings (2008). See also: I'll Be Your Shelter (In Time Of Storm).

Covers:

1972:

Maytones

1973:

David Ruffin

1973:

Bobby Bland

1973:

Isaac Hayes

1974:

Della Reese

1974:

Millie Jackson

1977:

Rod Stewart

1978:

Barbara Mandrell [n°1 C&W]

1996:

Lady Lotion

2000:

K-Ci & JoJo [as Wanna Do Right]

2001:

Etienne de Crécy [voice sampling of the Millie Jackson version used in Am I Wrong]

2003:

Cassandra Wilson

2013:

Paul Carrack

Not inspired by If Loving You Is Wrong by doowop band The Inspirators ('55 - Treat).

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