Lionel Richie – Can’t Slow Down – USA IMPORT – 6059MT


Item specifics

Condition: Good

Seller notes
“This USA IMPORT cart is in good condition. This huge charting 1983 album is rare to find on 8 track in the UK. All labels are complete with very little bubbling. The front top of the plastic shell has some scratches which look like to have been made by a player from the previous owner. Please check the photos.”

Artist: Lionel Richie
Type: Album
Format: 8-Track Cartridge
Record Label: Motown
Year: 1983
Release Title: Can’t Slow Down
Genre: Pop, R&B & Soul, Soul

PLEASE NOTE: As this item has been obtained overseas, there is a possibility that the tape may have become loose from the spool in transit.
If you choose our service option, we would check this and correct the issue for you.
If you purchase directly and do not check the tape inside before playback, you will risk damaging the tape and no refund will be available.

All 8 tracks are pre-loved (used) and are sold “as is”.

We do offer a “service cart” option or you can add additional spare parts if you wish to service the cart yourself.

It is highly recommended that all 8 tracks have replacement pads, a new foil splice and internal cleaning done before use.

The foam pads inside are very old (over 40 years) and would have deteriorated, even if the cart is sealed and has never been used. can not be held responsible if the tape or player become damaged if this procedure is not carried out on your 8 track tape purchase.


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Lionel Richie’s 1983 album Can’t Slow Down is a masterpiece of pop soul. It’s a slick, sophisticated, and incredibly catchy album that features some of Richie’s biggest hits, including “All Night Long (All Night)”, “Running With the Night”, “Penny Lover”, and “Hello”.

Richie’s songwriting is at its peak on Can’t Slow Down. His songs are full of infectious melodies, clever lyrics, and rich production. He also delivers some of his best vocals on the album, especially on the ballads “Stuck On You” and “The Only One”.

The album is a perfect blend of ballads and uptempo tracks. The ballads are lush and romantic, while the uptempo tracks are funky and danceable. Richie also incorporates elements of world music into some of the songs, such as the African-inspired rhythms on “All Night Long (All Night)” and the Caribbean-influenced melodies on “Penny Lover”.

Can’t Slow Down was a critical and commercial success, winning Album of the Year at the 1984 Grammy Awards. It’s one of the best-selling albums of all time, and it remains a classic of pop music.


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