“I Was Made to Love Her”
is a success single recorded by American soul musician Stevie Surprise for Motown’s Tamla label in 1967 (see 1967 in music). The track was written by Surprise, his mom Lula Mae Hardaway, Sylvia Moy and producer Henry Cosby; and included on Surprise’s 1967 album I Was Made to Love Her. Launched as a single, “I Was Made to Love Her” peaked at number-two on the Billboard Pop Singles chart in July 1967.
The track was held out of the highest spot by “Gentle My Hearth” by The Doorways and spent 4 non-consecutive weeks at number-one on the Sizzling Rhythm & Blues Singles chart in the US. PThe track reached quantity 5 within the UK. The track did not chart elsewhere, nonetheless, because it was not launched in nations equivalent to Canada or Australia.
When requested in a 1968 interview which of his songs stood out in his thoughts, Surprise answered “I Was Made to Love Her as a result of it’s a real track.” The track options Surprise’s harmonica solo within the introduction. The track additionally options strings following the bridge part.
The track additionally options the usage of an electrical sitar within the opening and repeated all through the verse. The final lyric line “You recognize Stevie ain’t gonna depart her,” advert libbed by Surprise, refers back to the singer himself. wiki