For Your Ears Only

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  • Is Discontinued By Manufacturer ‏ : ‎ No
  • Product Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 12.7 x 14.61 x 1.27 cm; 90.72 Grams
  • Manufacturer ‏ : ‎ CD Baby
  • Manufacturer reference ‏ : ‎ AMZ634479250347_usf
  • Original Release Date ‏ : ‎ 2012
  • Label ‏ : ‎ CD Baby
  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B000F4LMEO
  • Number of discs ‏ : ‎ 1
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.6 out of 5 stars 72 ratings

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The Whispers is one of the most respected and enduring vocal groups in the music industry with a stellar career that spans over four decades. It’s been 9 years since their last CD (Songbook, Volume 1, Songs of Babyface, released in 1997), and fans have been clamoring for a new collection perfected by their smooth, harmonious voices. “For Your Ears Only” is the first to be produced on the Whispers’ independent label, Satin Tie Productions headed by the Whispers themselves. The song collection is a mixture of classic soul, rhythm and blues, jazz, and pop, performed in “pure Whisper” tradition from the classic “Don’t Say No” penned by Grady Wilkins and Alonzo Ward, to the smooth, sexy “Butta”, written and arranged by the great Teena Marie. On Valentine’s Day, wives and lovers will be serenaded with the passions of “Diamonds”, “Love Stroking”, “Hold On” and Nicholas Caldwell’s “Love”. On the dating scene, guys looking for a soul mate can woo them with Ollie Woodson’s “Can I Get Next To You” and “It’s You” (Nicholas Caldwell and the Whispers’ guitarist Emilio Conesa). For dancers and steppers, “Get It On” and “Love Won’t Let Me Wait” will electrify the party goers and add a touch of soulful, funky class to the local DJ’s night club collection. The “Believers” and “Fans” were not forgotten; “I Sing This Song For You” is dedicated to the Man Upstairs whose gifts of song and songwriting elevated the Whispers to where they are today. As for their longtime fans, the last song on the CD, “The Whispers Love You Too” says it all: “My heart compels me to tell each and every one of you, if it’s the last thing I do, I pray you know it’s true, the Whispers Love You Too!” Whispers’ fans will not be disappointed.


“I love this album to pieces. they have delivered what is their STRONGEST album ever! --Barry Towler, Soul Express

"For Your Ears Only" is a triumph in grace and glory! This cd is well worth waiting for! --Dee Jay J.J., East Orange, NJ

This is the CD of the decade; the best I have heard in ten years. --Vaughn Harper, DJ, New York

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