Central Heating (Heatwave album)

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Central Heating
Studio album by Heatwave
Released1978
Recorded1977-1978 at Audio International Studio, Utopia Studios, Morgan Studios & Marquee Studios, Air Studios. London, UK
GenreR&B, Funk, Disco
Length38:32
LabelGTO (UK)
Epic (US)
ProducerBarry Blue
Heatwave chronology
Too Hot To Handle
(1976)
Central Heating
(1978)
Hot Property
(1979)
 
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Central Heating
Studio album by Heatwave
Released1978
Recorded1977-1978 at Audio International Studio, Utopia Studios, Morgan Studios & Marquee Studios, Air Studios. London, UK
GenreR&B, Funk, Disco
Length38:32
LabelGTO (UK)
Epic (US)
ProducerBarry Blue
Heatwave chronology
Too Hot To Handle
(1976)
Central Heating
(1978)
Hot Property
(1979)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars [1]
Robert ChristgauC- [2]

Central Heating is the second album by funk-disco band Heatwave, released in 1978 on the GTO label in the UK and the Epic label in the US. It was produced by Barry Blue.

Contents

Track listing

All songs written and composed by Rod Temperton, except where noted. 

Side one
No.TitleLength
1."Put the Word Out"  6:36
2."Send Out for Sunshine"  4:28
3."Central Heating"  4:46
4."Happiness Togetherness" (Johnnie Wilder, Jr.)4:00
Side two
No.TitleLength
5."The Groove Line"  4:20
6."Mind Blowing Decisions" (Johnnie Wilder, Jr.)4:46
7."The Star of a Story"  5:46
8."Party Poops"  3:51
9."Leavin' for a Dream"  3:23

Personnel

Charts

Chart (1978)Peak
positions
UK Albums Chart[3]26
Billboard Top LPs[4]10
Billboard Top Soul LPs[4]2

Singles

YearTitlePeak chart
positions
UK
[3]
US
[4]
US
R&B

[4]
1978"The Groove Line"1273
"Mind Blowing Decisions"1249

References

External links