Billy Paul Part Four
“Am I Black Enough” dispute Yet Paul’s large success was brief. The follow-up solitary–” Am I Black Enough for You?”– fell short to get to the elevations of “Mrs. Jones”, with the track’s Black Power political message verifying way too much for mainstream radio’s preference. There was as well as remains to be much debate bordering the selection to launch this track as the follow-up to a cross-over blockbuster.
In a 1977 meeting, Paul made simple that he opposed the option initially:
I assume though that a great deal of errors were made at the time. The greatest one was launching ‘Am I Black Enough For You’ directly after ‘Mrs. Jones’. Individuals weren’t all set for that sort of a track after the pop success of ‘Mrs. Jones’...Read More