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The title of this CD: The Art of Chris Farlowe (Studio Album by Chris Farlowe)

Song informations:
Song Title: Paint It Black - 3:01 (Track No. 4 on CD)
Composer: Mick Jagger, Keith Richards
Playing Time: 3:01

Album Informations:
Album Title: The Art of Chris Farlowe
Artist: Chris Farlowe
Recorded: October 1966 (Pye Studios, London)
Released: November 25, 1966 (LP), January 25, 1992 (CD)
Genre: Rock
Label: 1966 LP Immediate 006; 1996 CD Repertoire 0004292

Track listing: (on LP)
Side 1

1. “What Becomes of the Broken Hearted” (James Dean, Paul Riser, William Weatherspoon) -2:40
2. “We’re Doing Fine” (Horace Ott) -2:38
3. “Life is But Nothing” (Andrew Rose, Donald Ross Skinner) -4:06
4. “Paint It, Black” (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) -3:01
5. “Cuttin’ In” (Johnny Watson) -2:59
6. “Open the Door to Your Heart” (Darrell Banks) -2:34
7. “Out of Time” (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards)

Side 2

1. “North South East West” (Chris Farlowe)
2. “You’re So Good For Me” (William Bell, Andrew Loog Oldham, Andrew Rose, Donald Ross Skinner) -2:15
3. “It Was Easier to Hurt Her” (Jerry Ragovoy, Bert Russell) -3:45
4. “I’m Free” (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) -2:23
5. “I’ve Been Loving You Too Long” (Jerry Butler, Otis Redding) -3:00
6. “Reach Out (I’ll Be There)” (Lamont Dozier, Eddie Holland) -3:15
7. “Ride On, Baby” (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) -2:55

Additional tracks on 1992 Re-Issue (These tracks previously recorded as singles)

1. “Yesterday’s Papers” - 2:46
2. “Moanin’” - 2:33
3. “What Have I Been Doing” - 3:54
4. “Handbags and Gladrags” - 4:00
5. “Everybody Makes A Mistake” - 2:03
6. “The Last Goodbye” - 2:51
7. “Paperman Fly In The Sky” - 2:47
8. “I Just Need Your Lovin’” - 3:15
9. “Dawn” - 3:49
10. “April Was The Month” - 3:51
11. “Moanin’ (without sitar)” - 2:29

CD Total Playing Time: 1 hour 17sec
AMG Album ID: R 430407 (allmusic)

Personnel:
Chris Farlowe: Vocals.
Albert Lee: Guitars, vocals.
Ricky Chapman: Bass guitar, acoustic guitar, vocals.
Pete Solley: Hammond organ, piano, Electric piano, vocals.
Carl Palmer: Drums, percussion.
Andy White: Drums, percussion on “Out of Time”.
Mick Jagger: Backing vocals.

Production:
Mick Jagger: Producer.
Glyn Johns: Engineer.
Alan Florence: Engineer.
Arthur Greenslade: Strings arrangements, conductor.
Diana Warburton: Cover painting.
Stephen Ingles: Sleeve Design.

Wikipedia information:

The Art of Chris Farlowe is the third 1966 album by British Singer Chris Farlowe, featuring his band, “The Thunderbirds”, but only credited to him.

Andrew Loog Oldham produced the recordings session with Mick Jagger, who also wrote four songs for Farlowe, later covereaded by The Rolling Stones. In 1992 was reissued featuring 11 bonus tracks.

Allmusic information:

Review by Bruce Eder

Chris Farlowe’s second Immediate Records LP (and his second album of 1966) was probably generated more by Andrew Oldham’s need for ready cash than any real need for a second long-player — he’d had a number one hit with Mick Jagger and Keith Richards’ “Out of Time” and an accompanying LP was the way to go; luckily, he had the pipes and the inspiration to pull it off. He roars out of the starting gate with a sizzling rendition of “What Becomes of the Broken-Hearted” and “We’re Doing Fine,” but then Oldham had him look in-house for a song, “Life Is but Nothing” by Skinner and Rose (aka Twice as Much) (which isn’t nearly as strong as their “You’re so Good to Me,” also here), and threw on two too many additional Jagger/Richards songs, in the violin-laden “Paint It Black” and the lightweight “Yesterday’s Papers” (“I’m Free,” by contrast, does work), interspersed with the harder “Open the Door to Your Heart,” “It Was Easier to Hurt Her,” “I’ve Been Loving You Too Long,” and “Reach Out I’ll Be There,” and even the Farlowe co-authored “Cuttin’ In.” Except for the two weaker Jagger/Richards covers (we’ll forgive “Out of Time,” as it sort of had to be here) and the one Skinner/Rose miscalculation, this is as strong a soul album as Farlowe’s debut, and only somewhat diluted from that perfection, at the weak points.

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