Three Way Mirror

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Three Way Mirror
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Studio album by
Released1978
Recorded1978
Genre Adult Contemporary
Lengthxx:xx
Label Epic
Producer Nick DeCaro
Livingston Taylor chronology
Over the Rainbow
(1973)
Three Way Mirror
(1978)
Echoes
(1979)
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Three Way Mirror is singer-songwriter Livingston Taylor's fourth album, released in 1978.

Singer-songwriter musician who writes, composes and sings

Singer-songwriters are musicians who write, compose, and perform their own musical material, including lyrics and melodies.

Livingston Taylor American singer-songwriter

Livingston Taylor is an American singer-songwriter and folk musician. Born in Boston, Massachusetts, and raised in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, he is the brother of singer-songwriter James Taylor, singer-songwriter Kate Taylor, singer Alex Taylor, and innkeeper and singer Hugh Taylor. With a career reaching the fifty-year mark in 2017, Taylor is most notable for his Billboard hits “I Will Be In Love With You”, “First Time Love”, and “I’ll Come Running”.

1978 in music Overview of the events of 1978 in music

This is a list of notable events in music that took place in the year 1978.

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Its ten tracks produced the song that was perhaps Taylor's biggest hit, "I Will Be In Love With You", as well as "Going Round One More Time", later covered by Taylor's brother James on his 1985 album That's Why I'm Here .

Cover version Later version of a song already established with a different earlier performer

In popular music, a cover version, remake, cover song, revival, or simply cover, is a new performance or recording by someone other than the original artist or composer of a previously recorded, commercially released song.

James Taylor American singer-songwriter and guitarist

James Vernon Taylor is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist. A five-time Grammy Award winner, he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2000. He is one of the best-selling music artists of all time, having sold more than 100 million records worldwide.

<i>Thats Why Im Here</i> 1985 studio album by James Taylor

That's Why I'm Here is singer-songwriter James Taylor's eleventh studio album. It was released in 1985, four years after his previous effort, Dad Loves His Work, and contains a version of Buddy Holly's "Everyday", as well as the participation of several singers, including Don Henley, Joni Mitchell and Graham Nash. "My Romance" was not on the LP version. "Only One" peaked at number 6 on the US Adult Contemporary chart and at number 3 in Canada.

Taylor promoted the album by touring as the opening act for Linda Ronstadt during her "Living in the USA" national tour.

Linda Ronstadt American singer

Linda Maria Ronstadt is a retired American popular music singer known for singing in a wide range of genres including rock, country, light opera, and Latin. She has earned 10 Grammy Awards, three American Music Awards, two Academy of Country Music awards, an Emmy Award, and an ALMA Award, and many of her albums have been certified gold, platinum or multiplatinum in the United States and internationally. She has also earned nominations for a Tony Award and a Golden Globe award. She was awarded the Latin Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award by The Latin Recording Academy in 2011 and also awarded the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award by The Recording Academy in 2016. She was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in April 2014. On July 28, 2014, she was awarded the National Medal of Arts and Humanities. In 2019, she will receive a joint star with Dolly Parton and Emmylou Harris on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for their work as the group Trio.

Track listing

  1. "Going Round One More Time"
  2. "L.A. Serenade"
  3. "Gonna Have a Good Time"
  4. "Train Off The Track"
  5. "I Will Be in Love With You"
  6. "No Thank You Skycap"
  7. "I'll Come Running"
  8. "Living Without You"
  9. "Southern Kids"
  10. "How Much Your Sweet Love Means to Me"

Personnel

Guitar Fretted string instrument

The guitar is a fretted musical instrument that usually has six strings. It is typically played with both hands by strumming or plucking the strings with either a guitar pick or the finger(s)/fingernails of one hand, while simultaneously fretting with the fingers of the other hand. The sound of the vibrating strings is projected either acoustically, by means of the hollow chamber of the guitar, or through an electrical amplifier and a speaker.

Keyboard instrument class of musical instrument which is played using a musical keyboard

A keyboard instrument is a musical instrument played using a keyboard, a row of levers which are pressed by the fingers. The most common of these are the piano, organ, and various electronic keyboards, including synthesizers and digital pianos. Other keyboard instruments include celestas, which are struck idiophones operated by a keyboard, and carillons, which are usually housed in bell towers or belfries of churches or municipal buildings.

Michael Gary Baird is an American drummer. He has played drums for Airborne [ with Producer Beau Hill -founder/guitarist etc & David Zycheck - lead guitarist etc.], Vasco Rossi, Billy Idol, Hall and Oates, Pointer Sisters, Donna Summer, Riverdogs, Animotion, Richard Marx, Michael Bolton, Rick Springfield, Eddie Money, Kenny Loggins, Yumi Matsutoya, Juice Newton, and Prism. He was a touring drummer for Journey on their tour for the Raised on Radio album.

Charts

Singles - Billboard (North America)

YearSingleChartPosition
1979"I Will Be In Love With You"Pop Singles30
1979"I'll Come Running"Pop Singles82

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