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Candles (album)

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Released  November 21, 1980
Candles (1981)  Current (1982)
Release date  21 November 1980
Genres  Funk, Rhythm and blues
Recorded  1980
Artist  Heatwave
Label  GTO Records
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Producers  James Guthrie, Johnnie Wilder Jr.
Similar  Hot Property, Central Heating, Too Hot to Handle, Heatwave's Greatest Hits, The Fire

Candles is the fourth album by funk-disco band Heatwave, released in 1981 on the GTO label in the UK and the Epic label in the US. It was produced by lead singer Johnnie Wilder, Jr. and James Guthrie.


The album was remastered and reissued with bonus tracks in 2010 by Big Break Records.

Track listing

All tracks written by Rod Temperton, except where noted.


  • Johnnie Wilder, Jr. – lead and backing vocals
  • J.D. Nicholas – lead and backing vocals
  • Keith Wilder – lead vocals
  • William L. Jones – lead and rhythm guitars, backing vocals
  • Calvin Duke – keyboards
  • Derek Bramble – bass
  • Ernest (Bilbo) Berger – drums
  • Songs

    1Gangsters of the Groove4:23
    3Party Suite4:55


    Candles (album) Wikipedia

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