Album artwork for Love All the Hurt Away - Expanded Edition by Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin’s sophomore release for Arista Records in 1981 with three bonus tracks. Featuring her duet with George Benson, ‘Love All the Hurt Away’ reached the #6 position and #46 in the Pop charts it spent 26 weeks in the R&B chart peaking at #4, it also made #36 in the Pop chart with sales of around a quarter of a million.

‘Hold On I’m Comin’, a Sam And Dave cover, gained Aretha her 11th Grammy Award (for Best R&B Vocal Performance – her first Grammy since 1974). This was the second UK single and received a lot of play in discos. It’s My Turn’ is a cover of Diana Ross which gained Aretha the #29 position in the R&B chart.

Aretha Franklin

Love All the Hurt Away - Expanded Edition

Big Break Records
Album artwork for Love All the Hurt Away - Expanded Edition by Aretha Franklin
CD

£11.99

Released 02/12/2022Catalogue Number

CDBBR0189

Aretha Franklin

Love All the Hurt Away - Expanded Edition

Big Break Records
Album artwork for Love All the Hurt Away - Expanded Edition by Aretha Franklin
CD

£11.99

Released 02/12/2022Catalogue Number

CDBBR0189

Aretha Franklin’s sophomore release for Arista Records in 1981 with three bonus tracks. Featuring her duet with George Benson, ‘Love All the Hurt Away’ reached the #6 position and #46 in the Pop charts it spent 26 weeks in the R&B chart peaking at #4, it also made #36 in the Pop chart with sales of around a quarter of a million.

‘Hold On I’m Comin’, a Sam And Dave cover, gained Aretha her 11th Grammy Award (for Best R&B Vocal Performance – her first Grammy since 1974). This was the second UK single and received a lot of play in discos. It’s My Turn’ is a cover of Diana Ross which gained Aretha the #29 position in the R&B chart.