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Wake Up Everybody

Music by Gene McFadden and John Whitehead

Originally Performed by John Legend

Originally recorded by Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes, with Teddy Pendergrass singing lead vocals, the song had a somewhat unconventional structure, starting subdued and building slowly to a climax. The title track from their 1975 album, the song spent two weeks at number one on the Hot Soul Singles chart in early 1976. It also enjoyed success on the pop charts, peaking at number 12 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, number 34 Easy Listening, number 33 in Canada, and number 23 in the UK Singles Chart. They performed the song on Soul Train on November 22, 1975.

    Release Date: 1975


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Wake Up Everybody : SATB : Jay Althouse : Gene McFadden : John Legend : 00-35681 : 038081398778

Jay Althouse : Wake Up Everybody

Recently released by John Legend & The Roots on their album Wake Up!, this soulful R&B single was originally performed by Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes as the title track on their 1975 album. Still socially relevant today.

Arranger: Jay Althouse | Composer: Gene McFadden Performed By: John Legend

More details
Voicing: SATB | Sheet Music | $1.90 |
(Minimum order 4 copies)
| 00-35681


Wake Up Everybody : SAB : Jay Althouse : Gene McFadden : John Legend : Sheet Music : 00-35682 : 038081398785

Jay Althouse : Wake Up Everybody

Recently released by John Legend & The Roots on their album Wake Up!, this soulful R&B single was originally performed by Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes as the title track on their 1975 album. Still socially relevant today.

Arranger: Jay Althouse | Composer: Gene McFadden Performed By: John Legend

More details
Voicing: SAB | Sheet Music | $1.90 |
(Minimum order 4 copies)
| 00-35682

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