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Tony Orlando & Dawn - Knock Three Times & Candida flac album Performer: Tony Orlando & Dawn
Title: Knock Three Times & Candida
Released: 1974
Country: US
MP3 album: 1390 mb
FLAC album: 1330 mb
Rating: 4.9
Genre: Pop

Candida is a 1970 album by Dawn, a studio session group including Tony Orlando, Toni Wine, and Linda November.

Tony Orlando and Dawn (originally known as Dawn, and later as Dawn featuring Tony Orlando) was a pop music group from New York City, NY, USA that was very popular in the 1970s. Their signature hits were "Candida", "Knock Three Times","Tie a Yellow Ribbon 'Round the Ole Oak Tree", and "He Don't Love You (Like I Love You)". In 1970, Tony Orlando was a retired cover singer.

That single was "Knock Three Times," written by "Candida" co-writer Irwin Levine and the lyricist L. Russell "Larry" Brown. Both the album and single were released under the name Dawn, which became Tony Orlando & Dawn when he cut ties with CBS. The song rose to in January 1971. Backup singers on the Candida album included Toni Wine (who co-wrote the song "Candida"), Jay Siegel (from The Tokens), Robin Grean and Linda November.

The actual singers were Tony Orlando, Toni Wine, and Linda November, prior to the creation of "Dawn" with Telma Hopkins and Joyce Vincent Wilson. The song was released as a single in November 1970, paired with Orlando's other hit song, "Candida" (also written by Toni Wine). Knock Three Times actually sold more than 100,000 records a day in New York City alone for ten straight days. The song appears in several motion pictures including Now and Then. The song was covered by Billy "Crash" Craddock in 1971 and became a number three country hi. .In 1994 the Mexican group Banda Zeta recorded a Spanish versión called "Toca tres veces" for their album Jacarandosa.

Tony Orlando and Dawn is an American pop music group that was popular in the 1970s. Their signature hits include "Candida", "Knock Three Times", "Tie a Yellow Ribbon Round the Ole Oak Tree", "Say, Has Anybody Seen My Sweet Gypsy Rose", and "He Don't Love You (Like I Love You)". Tony Orlando was born Michael Anthony Orlando Cassavitis on April 3, 1944. Orlando recorded through the 1960s with only moderate chart success


A1 Candida 3:04
A2 Up On The Roof 2:46
A3 Country 2:25
A4 Look At... 2:23
A5 Rainy Day Man 2:22
A6 What Are You Doing Sunday 2:37
B1 Knock Three Times 2:57
B2 Carolina In My Mind 2:28
B3 Let's Run Away Girl 2:30
B4 The Love In Your Eyes 3:13
B5 Perhaps The Joy Of Giving 0:31
B6 Home 2:21


Re-issue of Candida, Bell 6052

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
BELL 6052, 6052 Dawn Candida ‎(LP, Album) Bell Records, Bell Records BELL 6052, 6052 US 1970
BELL 6052 Dawn Candida ‎(LP, Album, Promo) Bell Records BELL 6052 US 1970
SCSL 3038 Dawn Candida ‎(LP, Album) Stateside SCSL 3038 Malaysia 1970
M 56052, C104325 Dawn Candida ‎(Cass, Album, Club) Bell Records, Bell Records M 56052, C104325 US Unknown
BELL 1320 Tony Orlando & Dawn Knock Three Times & Candida ‎(LP, Album, RE) Bell Records BELL 1320 US 1974