“The Jacksons” era (1976-1977)

1976

Recording sessions : June–October 1976

Studios : Sigma Sound Studios (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)

Label : Epic CBS Records

Release date : November 5, 1976

Peak on Billboard 200 : 36

Original track listing from the album

“Enjoy Yourself” (Kenny Gamble, Leon Huff) – 3:24
“Think Happy” (Kenny Gamble, Leon Huff) – 3:07
“Good Times” (Kenny Gamble, Leon Huff) – 4:57
“Keep on Dancing” (Dexter Wansel) – 4:31
“Blues Away” (Michael Jackson) – 3:12

“Show You the Way to Go” (Kenny Gamble, Leon Huff) – 5:30
“Living Together” (Dexter Wansel) – 4:26
“Strength of One Man” (Gene McFadden, John Whitehead, Victor Carstarphen) – 3:56
“Dreamer” (Kenny Gamble, Leon Huff) – 3:05
“Style of Life” (Tito Jackson, Michael Jackson) – 3:19

Demos/Alternate Versions

Outtakes/unreleased tracks from the album’ sessions

Others songs from this era

Songs known to exist but never released/leaked

Singles and charts

1st single : “Enjoy Yourself” (released on October 29, 1976)

Peak on Hot 100 Billboard : 6

2nd single : “Show You The Way To Go” (released on January 6, 1977)

Peak on Hot 100 Billboard : 28

TV performances

The Jacksons Tour (1977)

Awards

Interviews

Previous era : Moving Violation era (1974-1976)

Following era : Goin Places

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