Sweet Rhode Island Red is the title track from the album Sweet Rhode Island Red, written by Tina Turner and released as the follow-up single to the previous mega seller Nutbush City Limits. The b-side track „Get It Out Of Your Mind“ was taken from the album Nutbush City Limits. Ike & Tina never performed this song live, nor promoted it on any tv show.
Released in March 1974 in America and in April 1974 in Europe from United Artists Records on 7“ vinyl, Sweet Rhode Island Red reached #43 (R&B) in America, #43 in Germany and #51 in England.
A. Sweet Rhode Island Red 3:24
Written by Tina Turner / Produced by Ike Turner, Claude Williams, Warren Dawson and Soko Richardson / Recorded at Bolic Sound, Inglewood, California, February 1974
B. Get It Out Of Your Mind 3:16
Written by Ike Turner / Produced by Ike Turner / Recorded at Bolic Sound, Inglewood, California, September 1973 / From the United Artists LP
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A. Sweet Rhode Island Red (Mono) 3:24
A. Sweet Rhode Island Red (Stereo) 3:24
Blues & Soul Magazine
June 04, 1974