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Honey Cone - Want Ads / Stick Up mp3 album

Honey Cone - Want Ads / Stick Up mp3 album Performer: Honey Cone
Title: Want Ads / Stick Up
Style: Soul
Date of release: 1984
Country: US
Size MP3: 1679 mb
Size FLAC: 1398 mb
Rating: 4.6

Want Ads is the lead single from Honey Cone’s second album Sweet Replies and it’s also featured on their fourth album Soulful Tapestry. The song was written by Greg Perry (who produced the song), Barney Perkins and General Norman Johnson. The song’s original title was called Stick Up, but they later re-wrote it with a change in chord progressions & new lyrics. The song topped the Billboard Hot 100 and Hot Soul Singles charts in 1971. It was later certified Gold, selling more than 1 million units in the United States.

Want Ads" is a song that was a million-selling Number 1 pop and R&B hit recorded by female group, Honey Cone for their third album Sweet Replies and also appears on their fourth album Soulful Tapestry. The song on the Detroit-based Hot Wax label was written by Greg Perry, General Norman Johnson and Barney Perkins. It was produced by staff producer, Greg Perry, and features a young Ray Parker, Jr. ("Ghostbusters") on rhythm guitar.

If I Can't Fly Honey Cone. Stick-Up The Honey Cone. If I Cant Fly Honey Cone. Want Ads The Honey Cone. Stick Up The Honey Cone.

Album: Sweet Replies (1971). Charted: 1. Get the Sheet Music License This Song. Kristin from Bessemer, AlThe Honey Cone had a few more hits after "Want Ads" went to - "Stick-Up", "One Monkey Don't Stop No Show", and "The Day I Found Myself" - they also recorded a unique version of the Miracles' "Ooo Baby Baby" which failed to chart-. Clarke from Pittsburgh, PaListen carefully to hear how the single version was pieced together, including a tacked-on intro with a splice before the vocals, and another splice at one point before the words "lipstick on his collar".

Honey Cone was an American R&B and soul all girl vocal group, who are best remembered for their Billboard hit single, "Want Ads". They were the premier female group for Hot Wax Records, operated by Holland–Dozier–Holland after they had departed from Motown Records.

Watch the video for Stick-Up from Honey Cone's Soulful Tapestry for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. Want Ads. Honey Cone. One Monkey Don't Stop No Show. Harvest For The World (Prelude).

Tracklist Hide Credits

A Want Ads
Producer, Written-By – G. Perry*Written-By – B. Perkins*, G. Johnson*
B Stick Up
Producer, Written-By – G. Johnson*, G. Perry*Written-By – A. Bond*

Companies, etc.

  • Published By – Gold Forever Music
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Buddah Records
  • Marketed By – Buddah Records, Inc.
  • Distributed By – Buddah Records, Inc.


  • Producer, Written-By – G. Perry*
  • Written-By – G. Johnson*

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
BG 17 Honey Cone Want Ads / Stick Up ‎(7", Single, RE) Buddah Records BG 17 US 1984
COL 3331 Honey Cone Want Ads ‎(7", Single) Collectables COL 3331 US Unknown
B 3517 Honey Cone Want Ads ‎(7", RE) Collectables B 3517 US 1984
GS-10 Honey Cone, The* / Honey Cone Honey Cone, The* / Honey Cone - Want Ads / Stick-up ‎(7") Gold Soul GS-10 US 1969