Song Details More songs by Al Green
Let's Stay Together
Al Green
Green Al 1972 Lets Stay Together 45
I, I'm so in love with you
Whatever you want to do is all right with me
Cause you make me feel so brand new
And I want to spend my life with you
Peak Chart Position
  • No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1972 for one week
  • RIAA certified Gold record
  • B-side: "Tomorrow's Dream"
  • peaked at No. 7 on the UK Singles chart in 1972
  • from the album Let's Stay Together (1972)
  • the song was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
  • ranks #60 on Rolling Stone magazine's 2010 list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time
  • the biggest pop hit single for Al Green
  • accompanying Al Green's vocals were the Hi Rhythm Section and the Memphis Horns
  • on the record:
         Al Green- lead vocals
         Al Jackson, Jr.- drums
         Leroy Hodges- bass
         Charles Hodges- organ, piano
         Teenie Hodges- guitar
         Wayne Jackson- trumpet
         Andrew Love, Ed Logan- tenor saxophone
         James Mitchell- baritone saxophone
         Jack Hale- trombone
         Charles Chalmers, Donna Rhodes, Sandra Rhodes- backing vocals
  • written by Al Green (lyrics), Willie Mitchell, Al Jackson Jr.
  • produced by Willie Mitchell
  • recorded at Royal Recording Studios, Memphis, Tennessee
  • Hi Records label
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