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David Gates - First Album
Rock / Pop
Performer: David Gates
Title: First
Style: Acoustic, Soft Rock, Ballad
Country UK
Label Elektra
Catalog Number K442150
Genre: Rock / Pop
Rating: 4.2
Votes: 412
MP3 size: 1480 mb
FLAC size: 1352 mb
WMA size: 2541 mb
Record From: Cassette, Album, Reissue, Stereo

David Gates - First Album


1Sunday Rider3:21
3Help Is On The Way2:52
4Sight & Sound3:00
5Soap (I Use The)2:25
6Sail Around The World3:14
7Do You Believe He's Comin'4:52
9Suite: Clouds, Rain8:52


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
EKS-75066David Gates First ‎(LP, Album, Gat)ElektraEKS-75066US1973
EQ-5066David Gates First ‎(LP, Album, Quad, CD-)ElektraEQ-5066US1973
ELK 42150David Gates First ‎(LP, Album, TP)Not On LabelELK 42150Netherlands1973
ELLP-523David Gates First ‎(LP, Album)ElektraELLP-523Brazil1973
ELK 42150David Gates First ‎(LP, Album, RE)ElektraELK 42150EuropeUnknown


  • Co-producer [Associate Producer]Larry Knechtel
  • DesignRobert L. Heimall
  • EngineerArmin Steiner, Bruce Morgan
  • MusicianJimmy Getzoff, Jim Gordon, Jim Horn, John Guerin, Larry Carlton, Larry Knechtel, Louie Shelton, Mike Botts, Russ Kunkel
  • Photography By [Cover Photo]Frank Bez
  • Photography By [Inside Photo]Ken Banks
  • Producer, Arranged ByDavid Gates
  • Written-ByDavid Gates


An Elektra Recording
Distributed by WEA Records Limited. P & C 1973
A Warner Communications Company



First is the debut solo album by David Gates, released in 1973. Musicians who appeared on the album include Larry Knechtel, Mike Botts, Jimmy Getzoff, Jim Gordon, Jim Horn, John Guerin, Larry Carlton, Louie Shelton and Russ Kunkel. All tracks composed by David Gates. David Gates - First 1973. To favorites 0 Download album. Listen album. David Gates. Songs in album David Gates - First 1973. David Gates - Sail Around The World. David Gates - Sunday Rider. David Gates - Soap I Use This. David Gates - Suite - Clouds, Rain. David Gates - Help Is On The Way. David Gates - Ann. David Gates - Do You Believe He's Comin'. David Gates - Sight And Sound. David Gates - Lorilee. Album 1972 9 Songs. First David Gates. Goodbye Girl. Never Let Her Go. Falling in Love Again. The Love Album. Nonoy Zuniga. Sail Around the World. Soap I Use The. Listen free to David Gates First Sail Around The World, Sunday Rider and more. 9 tracks 37:08. First is an album by David Gates. The musicians on the album are Jimmy Getzoff, Jim Gordon, Jim Horn, John Guerin, Larry Carlton, Larry Knechtel, Louie Shelton, Mike Botts and Russ Kunkel. Track listing. Sunday Rider. Suite: Clouds, Rain. Help Is on the Way. Import, CD Single. David Gates Format: Audio CD. Out of print in the U. First is the debut solo album from former Bread leader David Gates. Not unlike his work with his former band, First is a Soft Rock gem that may not have given birth to any real hit singles but remains one of his finest solo releases. On this album, Gates receives solid musical support from studio greats like Jim Horn, Jim Gordon, Larry Carlton and Russ Kunkel. Nine tracks including 'Sail Around the World', 'Help Is on the Way' and the glorious 'Suite: Clouds, Rain'. Warner Bros. Go Unlimited. Sail Around the World, 03:19. Sunday Rider, 03:22. Soap I Use The, 02:27. Suite: Clouds, Rain, 08:55. Help Is On the Way, 02:56. Released 1973. First Tracklist