The Look Of Love

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The Look Of Love

Andy Allo Facebook profile image (no official artwork)
Song details
Performer: Prince and the New Power Generation (no official credit)
First Released: 27 December 2011 - Andy Allo Facebook page video stream
Album(s): None
Writer(s): Burt Bacharach and Hal David
Producer(s): Prince (assumed, no official credits given)
Live Appearances
First and last live appearance:
Performed regularly on tour:
  • none
Performed occasionally in shows:

The Look Of Love is a song written by Burt Bacharach and Hal David, and originally performed by Dusty Springfield, which first appeared on the 1967 soundtrack album for the James Bond satire movie Casino Royale.

As performed by Prince and the New Power Generation, however, it is more closely related to Dusty Springfield's own re-recording, which appeared on her single Give Me Time, also in 1967 (in the USA, The Look Of Love was the a-side, and Give Me Time the b-side.

The song has been performed often in Prince's live shows beginning in 2011, with lead vocals by Andy Allo. A live video version of the song was streamed beginning on 27 December 2011, on bandmember Andy Allo's Facebook page.

No studio version by Prince is believed to exist.

Recording Information
Recording Sessions
Date Studio Additional info
Recording Personnel

N.B. - recording personnel below refer to streamed versions; this track is not known to have been recorded in the studio by Prince

Released Versions
Title Length Released Version Additional info
The Look Of Love n/a n/a n/a No 'hard format' release of this song has been made available.
Broadcasts/streaming (only)
Title Length Released Version Additional info
The Look Of Love 4:52 Streaming video on Andy Allo's Facebook page Live 7 August 2011, 10-øren (Amager Strandpark), Storkøbenhavn (Copenhagen), Denmark

Additional Information

See also Trivia

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