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Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me
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Band Of Gold
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Love Is All We Need
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Take Good Care Of Her
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(All Of A Sudden) My Heart Sings

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Mel Carter was soul music at its most vanilla, if indeed he could be characterized as a soul singer at all. Although he did record for Sam Cooke's SAR label in the early '60s, by the time he reached his commercial peak with Imperial in the middle of the decade, he was specializing in middle-of-the-road pop ballads. These actually charted considerably higher on the easy listening charts than the pop ones, his biggest smash being the Top Ten pop hit "Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me" (... Read more

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