[65][66], Saxophonist Kim Waters included a version of the song on the soprano saxophone on his 2007 album You Are My Lady. [6] According to the sheet music published at Musicnotes.com by Sony/ATV Music Publishing, "The Closer I Get to You" is set in common time and moves at a tempo of 90 beats per minute. [58] This version of the song contains digital keyboards and slick production. The singers' careers had overlapped, however: Flack had included Hathaway compositions on her First Take and Chapter Two albums, with the latter also featuring H…, The 1972 Atlantic release Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway is a million-selling duet album by Roberta Flack and Donny Hathaway produced by Joel Dorn and Arif Mardin. [45], Knowles and Vandross' cover of "The Closer I Get to You debuted at number 76 on the US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles and Tracks chart dated July 24, 2004. [23], Beyoncé Knowles and Luther Vandross's 2003 cover version of the song appeared on both Vandross' final album Dance with My Father and Knowles' solo debut Dangerously in Love. [54], In 1994, a cover was recorded by the smooth jazz band Fourplay for their third studio album Elixir which featured R&B and smooth jazz singers Patti Austin and Peabo Bryson. The next week it moved up to number 68,[46] and on August 7 it peaked at number 62. The closer I get to you The more you'll make me see Like giving me all you've got Your love has captured me Over and over again I'll try to tell myself that we Could never be more than friends And all the while inside I knew it was real Sure, her vocals are on point and the music is adequately slick. [35] Erika Ramirez of Billboard magazine also noted that "While the singer holds her own alongside the legend, the quiet storm duet feels out of place considering the electrifying feel of majority of the album. [55][56], Fourplay's cover of the song was described as an "undistinguished version" of the original song by Allmusic's Steven McDonald. The song charted in the top ten spots for fourteen weeks in Canada and one week in France. Getting permission from a hospital, they flew an ailing [31], "The Closer I Get To You" has been covered many times. That's how we managed to do the song we did last year. [62] Girado's version of the song won in the category for Best Duet Award at the Awit Awards in 2006. Roberta Flack - The Closer I Get to You recorded by mccld_shl_YEAH and DwightWashingt1 on Smule. Hathaway had died by the time the music video was shot, so as his verse plays, the camera zooms into a picture of Hathaway located on a table behind Flack's shoulder. And all the while inside I knew it was real. "[38] Anthony DeCurtis of Rolling Stone wrote, "While she oozes charisma and has a fine voice, Beyoncé isn't in a class with the likes of Whitney Houston or Mariah Carey as a singer, a fact that 'The Closer I Get to You', her duet with the effortlessly smooth Luther Vandross, also makes clear. Your love has captured me. "[39], Jason King of Vibe magazine wrote that Knowles had some "cojones" to follow up a Jay-Z duet with a Luther Vandross duet on the album's track-listing. Sing with lyrics to your favorite karaoke songs. It was eventually certified gold in the United States in May 1978, and became one of their most familiar duets. Flack sings in the vocal range of C♯4–F♯5. [21], A music video for "The Closer I Get to You" was shot and directed by Roberta Flack herself. [2] Flack and Donny Hathaway, good friends while attending Howard University, had recorded a self-titled album of duets in 1972. "[41] By contrast, Lewis Dene of BBC gave the song a positive review, stating that it is guaranteed the number one slot on the US R&B charts. Flack's manager David Franklin, who had worked with Hathaway in the past, decided to re-write the song to include him. Roberta Flack (born Roberta Cleopatra Flack on 10th February 1937 in Asheville, North … Janet Kay's The Closer I Get to You cover of Roberta Flack feat. [49], Credits taken from Dangerously in Love liner notes. Flack and Hathaway were both solo artists on the Atlantic roster wh…. Go directly to shout page. On an episode of Martin, Gina (played by Tisha Campbell-Martin) and singer Keith Washington performed, "The Closer I Get to You" at a party Gina was hosting. [44] During the 46th Grammy Awards, this version of "The Closer I Get to You" won the Grammy Award for Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals. Start the wiki. A new version of Last.fm is available, to keep everything running smoothly, please reload the site. In 2003, Luther Vandross performed a duet on this song with Beyonce Knowles on his album Dance with My Father. [48] On the airplay component of this chart, the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay, "The Closer I Get to You" spent eight weeks and reached a peak of number 60. Brazilian countertenor, pop and jazz singer Edson Cordeiro covered the song in his 1999 album Disco Clubbing 2 - Mestre de Cerimônia. The closer I get to you The more you'll make me see By giving me all you've got Your love has captured me Over and over again I try to tell myself that we Could never be more than friends And all the while inside I knew it was real The It is set in the key of E♭ major, and follows the chord progression Gm7–Cm7–E♭maj9–A♭. Hathaway had been suffering from severe bouts of clinical depression at the time, which often forced him to be hospitalized. The closer I get to you. Connect your Spotify account to your Last.fm account and scrobble everything you listen to, from any Spotify app on any device or platform. Flack's manager, David Franklin, came up with the idea of recording the Mtume/Lucas ballad "The Closer I Get to You" as a duet with his other client, Donny Hathaway. Roberta Flack - The Closer I Get To You cifra. Some user-contributed text on this page is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. Do you know the lyrics for this track? We don‘t have an album for this track yet. [51][52][53], In 1990, Toshinobu Kubota and Lynn Davis performed a live duet rendition of the song. [15] Devon Jarvis of Women's Health included Flack and Hathaway's version of "The Closer I Get to You" in "Favorite Karaoke Duets". Leave feedback, The 1972 Atlantic release Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway is a million-selling duet album by Roberta Flack and Donny Hathaway produced by Joel Dorn and Arif Mardin. It was written by Reggie Lucas and James Mtume, who were members of Flack's touring band and played on Blue Lights in the Basement. A version of Flack's performing the song live circulated as its promotional music video. [20], The song became the duo's second number one on the US R&B charts in 1978, and climbed to the number two spot on the Billboard Hot 100. [10] The song came in at number 40 on Billboard' poll of "The 40 Biggest Duets Of All Time", where it was described a "tender tune". [64], Contemporary jazz acoustic guitarist Peter White covered the song on his 1994 rendition-packed album Reflections featuring Boney James on the tenor saxophone. It became a major crossover hit, becoming Flack's biggest commercial hit after her success with her 1973 solo single, "Killing Me Softly with His Song". The depression also caused mood swings, which adversely affected his partnership with Flack,[5] who, following Hathaway's death, would tell Jet magazine: I tried to reach out to Donny. Do you know any background info about this track? [59] The song was also included on Brown's compilation album Money in My Pocket: Anthology 1970-1995.[60]. The closer I get to you The more you'll make me see By giving me all you've got Your love has captured me Over and over again I try to tell myself that we Could never be more than friends And all the while inside I knew it was real The The song was covered by American pop singer Johnny Mathis on his 2008 album, A Night to Remember. She is known for her No. The more you make me see. Watch the video for The Closer I Get To You by Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway for … [40] Rob Fitzpatrick of NME stated that "it's the irredeemably cheesy ballad with 80s cornball Luther Vandross that will make the voices in your head demand hot, fresh blood. [6], In fact Hathaway's suffering had made it impossible for him to travel from Chicago to New York City to join Flack in the studio to record "The Closer I Get to You": Flack recorded her part of the song with a session singer as a stopgap duet partner, the track being sent to Chicago for Hathaway to add his vocal and then back to New York City for its final mixing. Produced by Atlantic Records, the song was released on Flack's 1977 album Blue Lights in the Basement, and as a single in 1978. [22] The video begins with Flack's singing while sitting by a piano in a candle-lit room. The way you make me feel. [8] "The Closer I Get to You" was released as a 7" single with "Love is the Healing" as its B-side. Sheet music arranged for Piano/Vocal/Guitar in A Major (transposable). The Best of Love, One Night with You: The Best of Love, Volume 2, Until You Come Back to Me (That's What I'm Gonna Do), So Amazing: An All-Star Tribute to Luther Vandross, Forever, for Always, for Luther Volume II, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=The_Closer_I_Get_to_You&oldid=991794804, Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs number-one singles, Wikipedia articles needing page number citations from August 2013, Pages using infobox song with unknown parameters, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, "The Closer I Get to You" (Radio Edit) – 4:26, "The Closer I Get to You" (Instrumental) – 6:28, "The Closer I Get to You" (Call Out Hook) – 0:10, Background Vocals: Cissy Houston, Tawatha Agee, Brenda White-King, Candace Thomas, Vocal engineer: Nat Adderley Jr., Skip Anderson, Sound programing and additional keyboards: Skip Anderson, This page was last edited on 1 December 2020, at 21:26. It became a major crossover hit, becoming Flack's biggest commercial hit after her success with … [1] They wrote the song between tours and, during the sessions for the album, brought it to Flack's producer Joe Ferla, who played it for Flack. [42] Pamelia S. Phillips, the author of Singing for Dummies, credited Knowles' vocal performance on "The Closer I Get to You" as one of her best. [14] Carolyn Quick Tillery, author of Celebrating Our Equality, described the song as a lasting musical legacy. Javascript is required to view shouts on this page. [4] "The Closer I Get to You" also peaked at number three on the Adult Contemporary charts. tom: G [Intro] G7M C7/9 G7M C7/9 G7M C7/9 G7M C7/9 G7M C7/9 G7M The closer I get to you C7/9 G7M The more you make me see C7/9 G7M By giving me all you've got C7/9 C#7/9 C7M Your love has captured me Bm7 E7/9-Am7 D7/9-Over and over again. [68], In the film Rush Hour 3, when Chris Tucker and Jackie Chan are at the French theater and the play has stopped, the song is sung by Tucker and Chan, with Tucker singing it in a high-pitched voice. "[36] Neil Drumming of Entertainment Weekly said: "A remake of ‘The Closer I Get to You’ with Luther Vandross also sounds, sadly, a little dated. "[18] Lewis Dene of BBC described "The Closer I Get to You" as a "soul masterpiece". Flack and Hathaway were both solo artists on the Atlantic roster who'd enjoyed critical acclaim, but Flack had enjoyed limited commercial success. 松尾潔さんがNHK FM『松尾潔のメロウな夜』の中でR&Bの定番曲、Roberta Flack with Donny Hathaway『The Closer I Get To You』を紹介。様々なカバーバージョンを聞き比べながら解説 … [69], Beyoncé Knowles and Luther Vandross’ version, Grammy Award for Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals, List of number-one R&B singles of 1978 (U.S.), http://1beat.de/interview/interview-roberta-flack/, "Roberta Flack 'The Closer I Get To You" Sheet Music", "Blue Lights in the Basement: Roberta Flack", "Music - Review of Beyoncé - Dangerously In Love", "Videos : Roberta Flack : The Closer I Get To You", "The Closer I Get to You - Roberta Flack - Music Videos", "Top Singles - Volume 29, No. Ferla, Flack (as Rubina Flake) and Gene McDaniels produced the track, with Ahmet Ertegun serving as executive producer. [9], Critics described "The Closer I Get to You" as Flack at the top of her form. Aprenda a tocar a cifra de The Closer I get to you (Roberta Flack & Donny Hartaway) no Cifra Club. [47] The track spent a total of twenty weeks on the chart. [12] Author of 1001 Ways to Be Romantic, Gregory J. P. Godek, included the song in a list of "Best Love Song Duets". Become A Better Singer In Only 30 Days, With Easy Video Lessons! Donny Hathaway's The Closer I Get to You", "Dennis Brown feat. [57], In 1998, Dennis Brown covered the song with Janet Kay for his compilation album The Prime of Dennis Brown. Flack and Hathaway we…, The 1972 Atlantic release Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway is a million-selling duet album by Roberta Flack and Donny Hathaway produced by Joel Dorn and Arif Mardin. Roberta Flack - The Closer I Get To You (tradução) (Letra e música para ouvir) - The closer I get to you / The more you'll make me see / By giving me all you've got / Your love has captured me / Over and over again / I'll try to tell [17] While reviewing Blue Lights in the Basement, Jason Elias of the website Allmusic wrote, "The track easily attains the grace and gorgeous sound that a lot of the like-minded songs here just miss. - De novo e de novo / Eu tentei dizer a mim mesmo que nós / Nunca poderiamos ser mais do que amigos / … The video ends with Flack's mouthing some of Hathaway's lyrics as she fades into the camera's view of the room lit by a single candle. The Closer I Get To You Written by James Mtume & Reggie Lucas (former members of Miles Davis' band and Roberta Flack's band) Performed by Roberta Flack & … "[37] Spence D. of IGN Music commented "By the time Beyoncé has teamed up with the granddaddy of contemporary love jams, Luthor Vandross, on 'The Closer I Get To You', her album has descended into somewhat generic terrain. The closer I get to you. [19] Consequence of Sound's Chris Coplan noted that the song contained "unintentional cheesy vibe, [which] seems way more heart-wrenching now [in 2013] than it did a decade ago" and added that Knowles' vocals contained a "real sweetness and innocence". Roberta Flack - The Closer I Get to You Lyrics. The closer I get to you The more you make me see By giving me all you've got Your love has captured me Over and over again I tried to tell myself that we Could never be more than friends And all the while inside I knew it was real The It peaked near #2 on Billboard Hot 100 . The song was written by James Mtume and Reggie Lucas, two former members of Miles Davis's band, who were members of Flack's band at the time. I couldn't save him, I knew he was sick. Sing with lyrics to your favorite karaoke songs. But I knew when he sat down at that piano and sang for me it was like it was eight or nine years ago because he sang and played his ass off. [32] It was serviced to US urban contemporary and urban adult contemporary radio on June 13, 2004. Both had attended Howard University, although Flack's attendance there pre-dated Hathaway's. [16] While opening the "R&B Vault", Gail Mitchell of Billboard praised the song as a 1970s-era classic. Originally set as a solo-single, Flack's manager, David Franklin, suggested a duet with Hathaway, which resulted in the finished work. [61] A writer of The Philippine Star noted that Thor "matches Nina note for note on their duet". The song was written by James Mtume and Reggie Lucas, two former members of Miles Davis's band, who were members of Flack's band at the time. The Closer I Get to You (with Donny Hathaway) Roberta Flack With Donny Hathaway - The Closer I Get To You Lyrics Writers: Reggie Lucas, James Mtume "The Closer I Get to You" was written by Reggie Lucas and James Mtume, who were members of Roberta Flack's touring band and played on Blue Lights in the Basement. 8, May 20, 1978", "Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway - The Closer I Get to You", "Image : RPM Weekly - Library and Archives Canada", "Top 100 Hits of 1978/Top 100 Songs of 1978", "The Closer I Get to You sheet music (Digital Download)", "Beyonce, 'Dangerously In Love': Classic Track-By-Track Review", "Dangerously In Love - Beyoncé's solo debut is a mixed bag of contemporary R&B", "Album Reviews - Beyonce : Dangerously In Love", "Beyonce Wins Most, Outkast Shine, 50 Cent Shut Out At Grammys", "Beyonce Knowles The Closer I Get To You USA Promo CD single (CD5 / 5") (326185)", "Music - Kiss This World Goodbye by Mtume", "久保田利伸&Lynn Davis~THE CLOSER I GET TO YOU~", "Fourplay's The Closer I Get to You cover of Roberta Flack feat. In 2005, Nina Girado covered the song with Thor for her album live album Nina Live!. It has been covered by other musicians , including Luther Vandross and Beyoncé . "The Closer I Get to You" was not originally written as a duet. [3] Five years later, the duo collaborated again on "The Closer I Get to You".[4]. [13] A writer of Jet magazine described the song as a "pop-soul classic". [31] It follows a tempo of 98 beats per minute, slightly faster than the original version. [33][34], Sal Cinquemani of Slant Magazine called the song "dated" and wrote that it felt out of place on Dangerously in Love. Produced by Atlantic Records, the song was released on Flack's 1977 album Blue Lights in the Basement, and as a single in 1978. The song was a major crossover hit for Flack. [4] Authors of All Music Guide To Rock: The Definitive Guide to Rock, Pop, and Soul described the song as ethereal. I felt this need because I didn't know what to do. 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