Two Days Away

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Two Days Away
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Studio album by Elkie Brooks
Released 1977 (UK)
Recorded 1976
Genre Soul, pop, rock
Label A&M
Producer Jerry Leiber & Mike Stoller
Elkie Brooks chronology
Rich Man's Woman
(1975)Rich Man's Woman1975
Two Days Away
(1977)
Shooting Star
(1978)Shooting Star1978

Two Days Away is an album by Elkie Brooks, released in 1977.

Background

Brooks' breakthrough second album, released in 1977, propelled her into solo stardom in the UK and Europe. Including the top ten hits "Pearl's a Singer" and "Sunshine After the Rain", it had a distinct American sound largely due to the work of the legendary writers and producers Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller. It remains one of Brooks' finest albums and is available on CD, paired with its predecessor Rich Man's Woman.

Single releases

Details

  • Recorded in 1976 at Electric Lady Studios in New York, USA; Record Plant in New York, USA; Air Studios in London, England. Mastered at Masterdisk, New York, USA.
  • "Two Days Away" reached number 16 and remained in the UK charts for 20 weeks.

Track listing

  1. "Love Potion No. 9" (Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller) - 3:42
  2. "Spiritland" (Elkie Brooks, Pete Gage) - 3:19
  3. "Honey, Can I Put On Your Clothes" (Jean Monte Ray) - 3:22
  4. "Sunshine After The Rain" (Ellie Greenwich) - 3:23
  5. "Pearl's a Singer" (Leiber, Stoller, Ralph Dino, John Sembello) - 3:39
  6. "Mojo Hannah" (Fay Hale, Clarence Paul, Barbara Paul) - 3:00
  7. "Do Right Woman, Do Right Man" (Lincoln Moman, Dan Penn) - 3:28
  8. "You Did Something For Me" (Leiber, Stoller) - 2:50
  9. "Nightbird" (Leiber, Stoller, Pete Gage, Steve York) - 3:06
  10. "Saved" (Leiber, Stoller) - 2:40

Personnel

Additional personnel

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