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The Chi-Lites: 20 Greatest Hits

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Download links and information about The Chi-Lites: 20 Greatest Hits by The Chi - Lites. This album was released in 2001 and it belongs to Hip Hop/R&B, Soul, Funk genres. It contains 20 tracks with total duration of 01:19:32 minutes.

Artist: The Chi - Lites
Release date: 2001
Genre: Hip Hop/R&B, Soul, Funk
Tracks: 20
Duration: 01:19:32
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Tracks

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No. Title Length
1. Give It Away 2:44
2. Let Me Be the Man My Daddy Was 3:28
3. I Like Your Lovin' (Do You Like Mine) 3:16
4. Are You My Woman? (Tell Me So) 2:59
5. (For God's Sake) Give More Power to the People 3:47
6. We Are Neighbors 3:39
7. Have You Seen Her 5:09
8. Oh Girl 3:36
9. The Coldest Days of My Life (Part 1) 4:20
10. A Lonely Man 6:12
11. We Need Order 5:17
12. A Letter to Myself 5:12
13. Stoned Out of My Mind 2:58
14. I Found Sunshine 2:59
15. Homely Girl 3:27
16. Too Good to Be Forgotten 3:14
17. There Never Be Any Peace (Until God Is Seated At the Conference Table) 4:50
18. You Got to Be the One 3:55
19. Toby 3:46
20. You Don't Have to Go 4:44

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Besides being one of the most dynamic acts on the soul circuit of the late '60s and early '70s, the Chi-Lites also had an enviable range, which took them from intelligent protest firestorms like "(For God's Sake) Give More Power to the People" and "We Are Neighbors" to the velvet-smooth ballads "I Want to Pay You Back" and "Have You Seen Her." (Even more impressive then, that each of those four excellent songs first appeared on the same album, 1971's [For God's Sake] Give More Power to the People.) Largely self-contained as a group (frontman Eugene Record penned and produced much of their material), the Chi-Lites hit with some of the greatest soul tracks of the '70s, and they've never sounded better than they do on 20 Greatest Hits. Though Brunswick's design and packaging leave much to desire (the cover makes it look like this compilation dates from the medieval ages of the CD medium), everything that really counts is done perfectly. All of the hits, and a few solid album tracks, are presented in chronological order, while the sound quality is the best yet. There's always room for one quibble, though; the version of "The Coldest Days of My Life" heard here isn't the full version, as on Brunswick's previous Greatest Hits.