Too Hot to Handle is the debut album by funk-disco band Heatwave, released in 1976 on the GTO label in the UK and in 1977 on the Epic label in the US. It was produced by Barry Blue. The album was remastered and reissued with bonus tracks in 2015 by Big Break Records. All tracks written by Rod Temperton. Johnnie Wilder, Jr. – lead (3-9) and backing vocals, percussion. Keith Wilder – lead vocals (1, 2). Eric Johns – guitars.
Heatwave singles chronology. Too Hot to Handle" (1977). Always and Forever" (1977). The Groove Line" (1978). The song reached number 18 on the US Billboard Hot 100 in March 1978 after peaking at number two on the US Billboard R&B chart, the band's highest showing on that tally. The single was certified platinum by the RIAA on September 6, 2001. In the UK, the songs "Too Hot to Handle" and "The Groove Line" were released before a double A-sided "Always and Forever", "Mind Blowing Decisions" was issued in November 1978. This became the band's second top ten on the UK Singles Chart when it spent two weeks at number 9 in December of that year.
Ain't No Half Steppin'. Lay It On Me. Sho'nuff Must Be Luv. Beat Your Booty.
You can get here Too Hot To Handle Album Lyrics, Tracklist, Videos, Cover Picture and More. Heatwave Central Heating.
Too Hot To Handle (Album Version). All You Do Is Dial (Album Version). Ain't No Half Steppin' (Album Version). Super Soul Sister (Album Version). I'll Beat Your Booty (Album Version).
Too Hot to Handle Album. 01 Too Hot to Handle.
|A1||Too Hot To Handle|
|A3||Ain't No Half Steppin'|
|A4||Always And Forever|
|B1||Super Soul Sister|
|B2||All You Do Is Dial|
|B3||Lay It On Me|
|B4||Sho'nuff Must Be Luv|
|B5||Beat Your Booty|
- Manufactured By – Epic Records
Notes© 1977 CBS Inc / ℗ 1976 GTO Records Ltd.
back of case has sticker labeled with Cat. number, Artist and album title
|GTLP 013||Heatwave||Too Hot To Handle (LP, Album)||GTO||GTLP 013||UK||1976|
|PE 34761, 34761||Heatwave||Too Hot To Handle (LP, Album, San)||Epic, Epic||PE 34761, 34761||US||1977|
|MWF 1019||Heatwave||Too Hot To Handle (LP, Album)||GTO||MWF 1019||Japan||1976|
|CDBBRX0311||Heatwave||Too Hot To Handle (CD, Album, RE, RM)||Big Break Records||CDBBRX0311||UK||2015|
|2321 113||Heatwave||Too Hot To Handle (LP, Album)||GTO||2321 113||New Zealand||1976|