The Duck (‘B’ side of above)
Love Has Put Me DownWillie Hutch wrote hits for Motown stars as well as being one in his own right. in 1970 he finished off a song by Hal Davis which would become I’ll Be There – a massive hit for The Jackson Five.
He later produced albums for stars such as Michael Jackson and Smokey Robinson.
He was in the The PHONETICS sounding like Sam Cooke; with a Willie Hutch Song: DON’T LET LOVE GET YOU DOWN.
In his Top 500 Kev Roberts puts “The Duck/ Love Runs Out” (both) at 451 on his Northern Soul book list. Says: Possibly the best double-sider of them all.
Born 1946 – Los Angeles
Died 19th September 2005 – Dallas, Texas
Willie Hutch – soulsville.de