Showing posts with label Billy Preston. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Billy Preston. Show all posts

Dec 8, 2018

Billy Preston & Syreeta - With You I'm Born Again (1980)



With You I'm Born Again - Billy Preston & Syreeta (1979)
"With You I'm Born Again" is a 1979 duet written by Carol Connors and David Shire that originated on the soundtrack of the motion picture Fast Break. The song was performed by Motown recording artists Billy Preston and Syreeta Wright (credited as Syreeta) and became an international hit for the duo, reaching number four on the Billboard Hot 100 and number two on the UK singles chart.

"With You I'm Born Again" debuted on the Billboard Hot 100 in the issue of the magazine dated December 8, 1979, and peaked at number four over the course of 29 weeks.

Billy Preston & Syreeta

Billy Preston & Syreeta — With You I'm Born Again

02:53161313 kbps6.62 ?B

Jan 3, 2015

Billy Preston - Nothing From Nothing

Billy Preston - Nothing From Nothing
"Nothing from Nothing" is a song written by Billy Preston and Bruce Fisher and recorded by Billy Preston for his 1974 album The Kids & Me. The song reached #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart for one week in October 1974, becoming Preston's second solo chart-topper in the United States (following his 1973 hit "Will It Go Round in Circles"). Preston performed the song later on Saturday Night Live - the first musical performance ever on the show. The song was also used in a Chevrolet commercial, and prominently featured in the 2008 film Be Kind Rewind.