Listen To This Music: The Isley Brothers Top 5 Songs
The Isley Brothers are one of the longest and most successful musical groups in the United States. It was formed in 1954 as a vocal trio made of three brothers, Rudolph, Kelly, and Ronald.
During the years they were inspired by many different musical genres and they recorded various hits in their long career. Some members were added (also members of the family) and the band later consisted of six.
The Isley Brothers are famous for recording funk, rock, and roll, gospel, and soul, as well as disco and quiet storm. They had four Top 10 singles on Billboard chart.
They recorded around 30 albums, all of which became very popular. They were introduced to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Vocal Group Hall of Fame.
These are some of The Isley Brothers songs that you should listen to:
1. Living For The Love Of You
The song was released in 1975 and it soon became a big hit! This song is one of their longest-lasting hits ever and it became one of the band’s landmarks!
2. Don’t Say Goodnight (It’s Time For Love)
This song is soul and quiet storm record from 1980. It’s a beautiful love song, sang by a man who asks his lady for love because he wants to spend his life with her.
3. Summer Breeze
This rock single from 1974 is a joyful and playful song that makes you want to go outside, have some fun and enjoy your life. The voices of three brothers are in perfect harmony! The song is also famous because of a memorable guitar solo, performed by their younger brother Ernie.
4. Footsteps In The Dark
The song is a slow jam from 1977. It marks the beginning of the band’s transition from funk to ballads. The topic is sensitive, it deals with challenges and doubts that one couple faces.
5. Between The Sheets
It is a storm-funk song from 1983, talking about love and desire that man feels for his lady.