I Hear A Symphony (album) by The Supremes

I Hear A Symphony
I Hear A Symphony by The Supremes (1966)
Overall rank: 10,002nd   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
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71/100 (from 38 votes)
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Award Top albums of 1966 (63rd)
Award Top albums of the 1960s (652nd)
Award Best albums of all time (10,002nd)
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I Hear A Symphony is ranked 3rd best out of 20 albums by The Supremes on BestEverAlbums.com.

The best album by The Supremes is Where Did Our Love Go which is ranked number 2731 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 763.

The Supremes album bestography « Higher ranked (9,516th) This album (10,002nd) Lower ranked (13,039th) »
The Supremes A' Go-GoI Hear A SymphonyThe Supremes Sing Holland–Dozier–Holland

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From Rovers 12/17/2013 22:49
This 1966 album features a much more varied type of songs than the previous albums, making it a much more uneven affair. Including several standards of that time like "Unchained Melody" and "Lover's Concerto" and exposing them for rather heavy orchestration. Though "Lover's Concerto" is quite enjoyable the Motown sound is more or less lost. The Holland/Dozier/Holland material on the album suits the Supremes' voices best, and stand out as the strongest and makes the album worthwhile after all.
Favourites are the two hits "I Hear a Symphony" and "My World Is Empty Without You"
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From junodog4 09/05/2012 17:29
Starting to show signs of greater depth and development, while at the same time, Diana Ross seems to get top billing. I guess her leaving was imminent.
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