Mr. Magic – Potential 1980

Magic Records (US) [KF 3102] 1980

Following the success of ‘Rappin’ With Mr. Magic’ Tony Pearson released his second single. ‘Potential 1980’ was written by Ellwood Henderson, a songwriter and drummer with The Jimmy Castor Bunch. Once again it was released as a 7″ followed by a 12″ with the additional track ‘Magic Life Coast To Coast’ on the B side. This track was later edited by Edan and released as a Fan Club 45 on Stones Throw Records. The tracks on the 7″ are also slightly longer than stated: Side A is 5:20 minutes and Side B is actually 6:00 minutes.

7″ Release
Side A

Potential 1980 Singing Rap Song [5:10]

Side B

Potential 1980 [5:25]

12″ Release
Side A

Potential 1980 [16:07]

Side B

Magic Life Coast To Coast [17:44]

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