WHAT THE WORLD NEEDS NOW – Atlantic 1968
I’ve Been Loving You Too Long
Over the years they had many line-up changes – they started out as the Drinkard Singers and ended up in the late 70’s as a disco act!
In 1967 they released Touch Me Hold Me Kiss Me 1967- (Black Perl USA) POLYDOR in the UK, and this song was played at the Wheel & Blue Note.
Maybe they changed thier name to Sweet due to the fact that there was an existing male group already called The Inspirations.
Wikipedia: The Sweet Inspirations