Brenda & The Big Dudes – Weekend Special (1983/2021)
FLAC (tracks) 24bit/96kHz | Time – 32:03 minutes | 661 MB | Genre: Soul, Funk
Studio Masters, Official Digital Download | Front Cover | © Universal Music
“Weekend Special” is the debut single by the South African recording group Brenda and the Big Dudes taken from their debut studio album Weekend Special (1983). It was written by Melvyn Matthews, as was the B-side “Life Is Going On” a gospel-like tune dipped in the blues, a timeless ballad showing Brenda’s vocal power in the style of Whitney Houston, Weekend Special features production by Blondie Makhene (one half of the famous 1970s duo Blondie & Pappa) and Matthews.
1. Brenda & The Big Dudes – You Just Need Someone
2. Brenda & The Big Dudes – Hot Shot
3. Brenda & The Big Dudes – Weekend Special
4. Brenda & The Big Dudes – I’ve Got Feelings
5. Brenda & The Big Dudes – Get Up! Get Up!
6. Brenda & The Big Dudes – Are You Ready