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Richard Elliot

ts, *1960 GB, Glasgow
Musician of R&B/Soul and Jazz

Richard Elliot (born January 16, 1960 in Glasgow, Scotland) is a Scottish-born American saxophone player.He was a member of the funk band Tower of Power playing tenor sax for 5 years during the 1980s. He also worked on Stacy Lattisaw's 1986 album "Take Me All The Way". His solo career took off when he remade the Percy Sledge classic "When a Man Loves a Woman" (which had also been remade by Michael Bolton). Other well-known songs include "In the Groove", "Take Your Time", "Crush", "Chill Factor", "Corner Pocket", and "Sly", as well as remakes of classic pop songs like "I'm Not in Love" and the Luther Vandross hits "Here and Now" and "Your Secret Love."

  • Tenor sax
  • Saxophone
  • Keyboards
  • Alto sax
  • Soprano sax
  • R&B/Soul
  • Jazz
  • Rock
Popular Tracks   
Lip Service on Lip Service by Richard Elliot
Chill Factor on Chill Factor by Richard Elliot
This Could Be Real on Chill Factor by Richard Elliot
Moomba on Chill Factor by Richard Elliot
Ain't No Woman Like The One I Got on Grand Central by Jeff Golub
In The Groove on Jumpin' Off by Richard Elliot
Deep Touch on Chill Factor by Richard Elliot
Summer Madness on Summer Madness by Richard Elliot
People Make the World Go Round on Metro Blue by Richard Elliot
Europa (Earth’s Cry Heaven’s Smile) on Summer Madness by Richard Elliot

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
Dave Koz And Friends: Summer Horns II From A To ZDave Koz, Gerald Albright, Rick Braun, Richard Elliot, Aubrey Logan2018Album
Summer MadnessRichard Elliot2016Album
Lip ServiceRichard Elliot2014Album
Number OnesRichard Elliot2013Compil.
Dave Koz And Friends: Summer HornsDave Koz, Gerald Albright, Mindi Abair, Richard Elliot2013Album
In The ZoneRichard Elliot2011Album
Rock SteadyRichard Elliot2009Album
R n RRick Braun & Richard Elliot2007Album
Metro BlueRichard Elliot2005Album
RicochetRichard Elliot2003Album
Corner PocketRichard Elliot2003Single
Brand New Love AffairSue Ann Carwell & Richard Elliot2001Single
BalladsRichard Elliot2001Compil.
CrushRichard Elliot2001Album
The Best Of Richard ElliotRichard Elliot2000Compil.
Chill FactorRichard Elliot1999Single
Chill Factor SamplerRichard Elliot1999Album
Chill FactorRichard Elliot1999Album
Jumpin' OffRichard Elliot1997Album
City SpeakRichard Elliot1996Album
Song For HerRichard Elliot1995Single
Street BeatRichard Elliot1994Single
After DarkRichard Elliot1994Album
So SpecialRichard Elliot1994Album
Soul EmbraceRichard Elliot1993Album
Take This HeartRichard Elliot1991Single
Take This HeartRichard Elliot1991Album
Stiletto HeelsRichard Elliot1991Album
On The TownRichard Elliot1991Album
What's InsideRichard Elliot1990Album
In The Name Of LoveRichard Elliot, Bobby Caldwell1989Single
Take To The SkiesRichard Elliot1989Album
The Power Of SuggestionRichard Elliot1988Single
Take To The SkiesRichard Elliot1988Single
The Power Of SuggestionRichard Elliot1988Album
TrolltownRichard Elliot1986Album
Initial ApproachRichard Elliot1984Album
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