· Teddy Pendergrass, McFadden & Whitehead, The Jones Girls, The O’Jays, Jean Carn, Billy Paul, Patti Labelle: these names together can only equal the unparalleled Philadelphia International Record label!
· Demon is proud to announce the acquisition of the rights to re-issue the classic late 70s/early 80s albums recorded for Kenneth Gamble & Leon Huff by all the above and many more. All the releases (mainly 2-on-1’s) will feature packaging containing expert annotation, photos and memorabilia.
· When Teddy Pendergrass quit as lead singer of Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes in 1976, his fans eagerly awaited his solo album, “Teddy Pendergrass”, issued in 1977. As debut albums go, it’s hard to imagine a better one. Much of its content was written and produced by Gamble & Huff themselves, along with contributions from McFadden & Whitehead, and contains the all-time Philly classic “The Whole Town’s Laughing At Me”. In 1978, “Life Is A Song Worth Singing” established Teddy as the ultimate ladies’ man with “Close The Door”…..