I Want to Take You Higher

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"I Want to Take You Higher"
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Single by Sly and the Family Stone
from the album Stand!
A-side "Stand!"
ReleasedMarch 1969
Recorded1969
Genre Psychedelic soul, funk
Length5:23
2:55 (single version)
Label Epic
5-10450
Songwriter(s) Sly Stone
Producer(s) Sly Stone
Sly and the Family Stone singles chronology
"Everyday People" / "Sing a Simple Song"
(1968)
"Stand!" / "I Want to Take You Higher"
(1969)
"Hot Fun in the Summertime"
(1969)
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"I Want to Take You Higher"
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German picture sleeve
Single by Ike & Tina Turner & The Ikettes
from the album Come Together
B-side "Contact High"
ReleasedMay 1970
Recorded1970
Genre Soul, funk rock
Length2:51
Label Liberty Records
Songwriter(s) Sly Stone
Producer(s) Ike Turner
Ike & Tina Turner singles chronology
"Come Together"
(1970)
"I Want to Take You Higher"
(1970)
"Workin' Together"
(1970)