I Want To Take You Higher is a cover version from the band Sly and the Family Stone and was taken from the album Come Together. Ike & Tina promoted the song at several tv shows in America and Europe and performed it live in their concerts. Live versions are available on the album Live In Paris from 1971 and home video Live In '71 from 2004. Thirty years later in 2000, Tina used this song as the opening track at her Twenty Four Seven Tour.
Released in May 1970 in America and in June 1970 in Europe from Liberty Records on 7“ vinyl, I Want To Take You Higher reached #25 (R&B) and #34 (Pop) in America.
A. I Want To Take You Higher 2:52
Written by Sylvester Stewart / Produced by Ike Turner
B. Contact High 2:17
Written by Ike Turner / Produced by Ike Turner