The Whispers - And The Beat Goes On (1979) [2006, Remastered Reissue]
R&B, Soul/Funk, Disco | EAC Rip | FLAC, Img+CUE+LOG+Scans (JPEG) | 48:22 | 333,92 Mb
Label: Solar/Unidisc (Canada) | Cat.# AGEK-2106 | Released: 2006-09-13 (1979-10-24)
"The Whispers" ("And The Beat Goes On" was added in later releases) is the 9th studio album by American R&B/soul vocal group The Whispers, released on October 20, 1979 by SOLAR Records. It was the first hit album for the veteran group, peaking at #1 on the Billboard Top Soul LPs chart, as well as #6 on the Billboard Top LPs chart. The album launched four singles, including their breakthrough single, the Leon Sylvers III-produced post-disco number, "And the Beat Goes On", which became their biggest hit single to date, reaching #1 on the Hot Soul Singles chart, and crossing over to #19 on the Billboard Hot 100, as well as landing in the top ten on various international charts.