1983 Lou Rawls – When The Night Comes

When The Night Comes is an album by Lou Rawls, released in 1983.

Louis Allen Rawls (December 1, 1933 – January 6, 2006) was an American recording artist, actor, voice actor, songwriter, and record producer. He is best known for his singing ability; Frank Sinatra once said that Rawls had “the classiest singing and silkiest chops in the singing game”. Rawls released more than 60 albums, sold more than 40 million records, and had numerous charting singles, most notably his song “You’ll Never Find Another Love Like Mine”. He worked as a television, motion picture, and voice actor. He was also a three-time Grammy-winner, all for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance.


1  Upside Down (Dennis Locorriere) 3:34
Wind Beneath My Wings (Jeff Silbar, Larry Henley) 3:59
3  If You’re Gonna Love Me (Alan Gordon, Garry Bonner, Jimmy Woods) 2:41
4  A Couple More Years (Dennis Locorriere, Shel Silverstein) 3:48
5  The One I Sing My Love Songs To (Wayland Holyfield) 3:29
6  You Can’t Talk It With You (Dennis Locorriere, Shel Silverstein) 3:15
7  When The Night Comes (Alan Merrill) 2:59
8  Midnight Sunshine (Shel Silverstein) 3:16
9  That’s When The Magic Begins (Dan Hoffman, Larry Keith) 3:15
10  I Been Him (Shel Silverstein) 4:24


BassDavid Hungate
DrumsJames Stroud
GuitarDann Huff
GuitarLarry Byrom
OrganRobbie Buchanan
PianoRandy McCormick
PianoClayton Ivey
SynthesizerRobbie Buchanan
SaxJim Horn
SaxLarry Williams
TromboneBill Reichenbach
TrumpetJerry Hey
TrumpetGary Grant
PercussionFarrell Morris
Background VocalsLisa Silver
Background VocalsDiane Tidwell
Background VocalsDonna McElroy
VocalsLou Rawls

Liner Notes

Producer – Ron Hafkinne
Engineer – James Cotton