Current Top Sellers
Please check out our used vinyl selecton on discogs!View Now
How was your experience on the new Ear Candy Music?Let us know!
Released in the fall of 1973, “I Can’t Stand the Rain” would provide the title track and foundation for Peebles’ breakthrough LP. Defined by Mitchell’s evocative production touches – including the mesmerizing raindrop intro, played on a newly purchased studio gizmo, the electronic timbale – and some of Hi Rhythm’s most supple grooves, the song was transformed into magic. “I Can’t Stand the Rain” would quickly become a top ten R&B hit, a Top 40 pop number, and earned the admiration of fellow artists like David Bowie and John Lennon; the ex-Beatle declared in Billboard that it was “the best song ever.” The success of “Rain” would also net Peebles a Grammy nomination and send her touring across the world.
Over the course of seven albums and dozens of singles for Hi, Peebles expressed a complex range of moods and emotions in her music. Her songs were alternately pleading (“Give Me Some Credit”) and defiant (“I Pity the Fool”), seductive (“Come To Mama”) and destructive (“I’m Gonna Tear Your Playhouse Down”) – but always, utterly soulful. Even so many years later, Peebles’ soul remains truly indomitable.
Shipping & Returns
You may return most new, unopened items within 30 days of delivery for a full refund. We'll also pay the return shipping costs if the return is a result of our error (you received an incorrect or defective item, etc.).
You should expect to receive your refund within four weeks of giving your package to the return shipper, however, in many cases you will receive a refund more quickly. This time period includes the transit time for us to receive your return from the shipper (5 to 10 business days), the time it takes us to process your return once we receive it (3 to 5 business days), and the time it takes your bank to process our refund request (5 to 10 business days).
If you need to return an item, simply login to your account, view the order using the "Complete Orders" link under the My Account menu and click the Return Item(s) button. We'll notify you via e-mail of your refund once we've received and processed the returned item.
We can ship to virtually any address in the world. Note that there are restrictions on some products, and some products cannot be shipped to international destinations.
When you place an order, we will estimate shipping and delivery dates for you based on the availability of your items and the shipping options you choose. Depending on the shipping provider you choose, shipping date estimates may appear on the shipping quotes page.
Please also note that the shipping rates for many items we sell are weight-based. The weight of any such item can be found on its detail page. To reflect the policies of the shipping companies we use, all weights will be rounded up to the next full pound.