- Performer:The Martyn Ford Orchestra
- Title:Let Your Body Go Downtown
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by Martyn Ford Orchestra. Album: Smoovin' (1976). Charted: 38. Get the Sheet Music License This Song. songfacts ®. This soul/funk song, about the joys of a night out on the town, was written by Lynsey de Paul and Mike Moran. Martyn Ford is a conductor who made a name for himself putting orchestral arrangements on rock songs. Kate Bush, Phil Collins and Elton John are some of the artists he worked with. More songs from Martyn Ford Orchestra.
The unique album recorded in the 70's,not included the 1977 ''Let your body go downtown'' track. Actualizado, Update Arranged By, Orchestrated By – Martyn Ford Artwork By – ROC Advertising Producer – Martyn Ford Tracklist : A1 I'm A Man A2 Theme From "Gone With The Wind" A3 Sneakin' Up Behind You A4 Icarus A5 Flight B1 Stranger On The Shore B2 Life Is A Carnival B3 Hustle With Every Muscle B4 Theme From "A Summer Place" B5 Horny.
Martyn Ford is an English musician, best known for his orchestral contributions to rock music albums of the 1970s and 1980s. Ford was originally classically trained; he studied French horn at the Royal Academy of Music. He also recorded on his own as the Martyn Ford Orchestra; his 1976 album Smoovin featured Mike Moran, Ann Odell, Simon Phillips, Morris Pert, John Gustafson and Mel Collins.
"The Martyn Ford Orchestra - Let Your Body Go Downtown". Retrieved 8 January 2018. Record World, 28 May 1977, p. 73. ^ "let+your+body+go+downtown - full Official Chart History". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 2016-10-12.
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He also recorded on his own as the Martyn Ford Orchestra; his 1976 album Smoovin featured Mike Moran, Ann Odell, Simon Phillips, Morris Pert, John Gustafson, and Mel Collins. It also spawned a hit single in the UK, "Let Your Body Go Downtown", which peaked at on the UK Singles Chart in 1977.
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Theme From 'Gone With The Wind' from The Martyn Ford Orchestra (1976) (7''). More Albums by The Martyn Ford Orchestra. Let Your Body Go DowntownThe Martyn Ford Orchestra.
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|A.||Let Your Body Go Downtown
Written-By – De Paul*, Moran*
Written-By – Ford*
- Marketed By – EMI Records Ltd.
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Mountain Records (U.K.) Ltd.
- Mastered By – HTM*
- Producer – John Punter, Martyn Ford
NotesSome copies issued as promo, with a "FACTORY SAMPLE NOT FOR SALE" sticker on the A-side label and the release date stamped on both the A-side label and the front cover.
℗ 1977 Mountain Records (U.K.) Ltd.
Marketed by EMI Records Limited.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout (A-side runout, stamped): TOP 26 A-1
- Matrix / Runout (B-side runout, stamped): TOP 26 B-1
- Matrix / Runout (A&B-side runouts, etched): HTM
|6079 013||The Martyn Ford Orchestra||Let Your Body Go Downtown (7")||Vertigo||6079 013||Italy||1977|
|6079 013||The Martyn Ford Orchestra||Let Your Body Go Downtown / Horny (7")||Vertigo||6079 013||Netherlands||1977|
|6079 013||Martyn Ford Orchestra*||Let Your Body Go Downtown (7", Single)||Vertigo||6079 013||Germany||1977|
|TOP 26||The Martyn Ford Orchestra||Let Your Body Go Downtown (7", Single, Promo)||Mountain||TOP 26||UK||1977|
|PSLP 207||The Martyn Ford Orchestra||Let Your Body Go Downtown (12", Promo)||Mountain||PSLP 207||UK||1977|