<span style="font-size:1.5em"><span style="color:red">Bonnie Raitt Give It Up
Released: September, 1972
Recorded : June 1972
Label : Warner Bros.
<span style="font-size:1.17em"><span style="color:orangered">Give It Up is the high point in Bonnie Raitt's early career. On it she brings together her R&B, folk, and straight blues influences with a mellow soft rock approach that would become synonymous with the California FM sound, yet none of these elements dominate--Raitt mixes the sounds perfectly. The result is an accessible, sensual music that never relies on cliché for effect, a sound that laid the foundation for her future commercial success.
Raitt contributes a handful of fine originals here, including the snappy, bluesy "Give It Up or Let Me Go," and... </span></span>