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Love Child

LP (Item 61217) Motown, 1968 — Condition: Very Good

The album's got a slightly grittier image than most of the other 60s records by The Supremes – perfect for the title track, and its slight message of social commentary! The trio weren't heading into the same sort of territory as The Temptations or some of the other Norman Whitfield projects for Motown – but they were definitely evolving, with the young Cindy Birdsong in place of the departed Florence Ballard, making for a slight but nice shift in the trio's fantastic sense of soaring vocals! Titles include "You've Been So Wonderful To Me", "Love Child", "Keep An Eye", "How Long Has The Evening Train Been Gone", "Does Your Mama Know About Me" and "He's My Sunny Boy".  © 1996-2019, Dusty Groove, Inc.
(Later Motown pressing without deep groove.)

Very Good

  • Vinyl can have some dirt, but nothing major.
  • May not shine under light, but should still be pretty clean, and not too dirty.
  • May have a number of marks (5 to 10 at most), and obvious signs of play, but never a big cluster of them, or any major mark that would be very deep. Most marks should still not click under a fingernail.
  • May not look near perfect, but should play fairly well, with slight surface noise, and the occasional click in part of a song, but never throughout a whole song or more.
  • This is clearly a copy that was played by someone a number of times, but which could also be a good "play copy" for someone new.

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