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Continued is the second album released by swamprocker Tony Joe White. Recorded
at Monument Studios, Nashville and Lyn-Lou Studios, Memphis in 1969 and released
the same year, the album contained the single "Roosevelt And Ira Lee." It was
produced by Billy Swan and engineered by Tommy Strong and Mort Thomasson.
The album contains the track "Rainy Night In Georgia" popularized by R&B
vocalist Brook Benton in 1970. It reached #4 on the Pop Singles and #2 on the
Adult Contemporary charts, respectively. The RIAA certified the single Gold for
sales of one million copies. David Ruffin recorded a cover version of the song
the same year as Benton, however, Motown for unknown reasons did not release the
The song has been covered by a number of musicians, including Ray Charles, Otis
Rush, Randy Crawford, Tennessee Ernie Ford, Amos Garrett, Hank Williams, Jr.,
Shelby Lynne, John Holt, Nicky Thomas, by the duet of Conway Twitty and Sam
Moore, Aaron Neville, and reggae band The Gladiators.
• 180g Audiophile Vinyl
1. Elements And Things
2. Roosevelt And Ira Lee (Night Of The Mossacin)
4. Rainy Night In Georgia
5. For Le Ann
1. Old Man Willis
2. Woman With Soul
3. I Want You
4. I Thought I Knew You Well
5. The Migrant