It is taking longer than expected to fetch the next song to play. The music should be playing soon. If you get tired of waiting, you can try reloading your browser.


Please check our Help page for information about troubleshooting Pandora on your browser.
Your Pandora One subscription will expire shortly.
close
Your Pandora One trial subscription will expire shortly. Upgrade to continue unlimited, ad-free listening.
You've listened to hours of Pandora this month. Consider upgrading to Pandora One.
Close
Hi . Pandora is using Facebook to personalize your experience. Learn MoreNo Thanks
-0:00
0:00
Change Skin

We created Pandora to put the Music Genome Project directly in your hands

It’s a new kind of radio –
stations that play only music you like

 
Create an account for free. Register
Now Playing
Music Feed
My Profile
Create a Station
People who also like this

Mel & Tim

Chicago soul duo Mel & Tim were cousins -- Mel Hardin and Tim McPherson -- who actually hailed from Holly Springs, MS, and made their way to Chicago via St. Louis. They were discovered by Gene Chandler and signed to his Bamboo label in 1969, when they scored a Top Ten pop and R&B single with the good-humored classic "Backfield in Motion." The follow-up, "Good Guys Only Win in the Movies," supplied the title for their first album and hit the R&B Top 20 later that year. Mel & Tim subsequently moved to Stax, where they landed a second Top Five R&B smash with the ballad "Starting All Over Again" (also the title track of their second album). Mel & Tim performed at the late-1972 charity concert Wattstax and were featured in the documentary film of the same name, singing "I May Not Be What You Want." Their self-titled final album appeared in 1973, after which the cousins faded away from the music scene. ~ Steve Huey, Rovi
full bio

Comments

one of the greats
Somethings Wrong,Check- I t Out
*978*5m14y~
good one!
LOVE MUSIC
beek404
I am very happy to say I know the entire family from St.Louis.
Proud to say im the granddaughte r of Tim McPherson love that I have some.history
jaco1mingus
This bass player is serious business.
that was back in the day day' nobody back then was into that gay-love s**t' not like that' real men perform then' not tis straight-up bullshit now
That cover scares me, like they're about to kiss or somethin?! But anyways, They make good songs, so big ups to them!
kathygentile
Proud to say that the background trumpet player hitting the high notes on Backfield in Motion was my eldest brother who recorded with Mel & Tim while stationed in Illinois while in the Air Force. He has since passed away, but everytime I hear this song my heart fills with pride.
word
i have been searching for this artist and song for a long time after finding my high school sweetheart.t h i s is our song, and i also love Clarence Carter

We're sorry, but a browser plugin or firewall may be preventing Pandora from loading.

In order to use Pandora internet radio, please upgrade to a more current browser.

Please check our Help page for more information.

In order to use Pandora internet radio, please upgrade to a more current browser
or install a newer version of Flash (v.10 or later).

In order to use Pandora internet radio, please install Adobe Flash (v.10 or later).

[112, 110, 92, 70, 75, 99, 64, 124, 93, 102, 72, 106, 95, 126, 111, 113, 76, 110, 109, 98, 101, 118, 119, 101, 73, 80, 72, 119, 108, 83, 126, 83, 70, 118, 86, 90, 124, 110, 70, 99, 122, 81, 67, 107, 112, 79, 90, 109, 72, 91, 96, 74, 119, 86, 66, 75, 116, 115, 95, 78, 118, 74, 84, 126, 101, 109, 80, 89, 101, 117, 120, 77, 125, 75, 86, 126, 83, 69, 117, 88, 100, 125, 122, 93, 76, 91, 75, 80, 115, 98, 111, 111, 71, 112, 77, 112, 103, 117, 78, 65, 104, 71, 88, 77, 107, 65, 121, 65, 84, 99, 76, 107, 96, 100, 115, 92, 123, 79, 89, 126, 115, 114, 99, 95, 103, 76, 89, 127, 119, 120, 98, 77, 97, 97, 93, 111, 118, 86, 110, 77, 84, 105, 68, 74, 92, 97, 106, 115, 104, 114, 89, 115, 64, 65, 108, 111, 110, 106, 112, 89, 82, 76, 105, 95, 124, 76, 90, 101, 125, 81, 89, 79, 80, 121, 108, 93, 84, 123, 83, 76, 70, 115, 117, 80, 76, 101, 117, 79, 125, 87, 119, 110, 122, 92, 107, 89, 111, 101, 84, 88, 99, 118, 71, 116, 89, 67, 74, 115, 94, 121, 90, 94, 74, 99, 109, 82, 71, 98, 71, 70, 117, 102, 120, 116, 74, 65, 66, 78, 112, 91, 89, 64, 111, 67, 66, 90, 83, 92, 117, 78, 84, 113, 77, 89, 113, 118, 123, 75, 105, 75, 81, 113, 66, 123, 101, 103, 66, 107, 101, 88, 76, 90, 68, 85, 71, 87, 83, 71, 80, 86, 93, 127, 75, 114, 79, 89, 108, 114, 120, 68, 77, 91, 107, 107, 88, 104, 108, 99, 106, 113, 114, 67, 120, 109, 74, 83, 121, 113, 75, 98, 127, 82, 102, 107, 110, 102, 78, 112, 95, 114, 91, 114, 66, 69, 113, 123, 80, 69, 102, 126, 115, 116, 100, 102, 68, 73, 103, 78, 81, 103, 124, 69, 115, 71, 113, 88, 109, 89, 114, 113, 83, 96, 101, 106, 104, 120, 97, 106, 113, 98, 64, 115, 116, 108, 73, 77, 76, 84, 96, 90, 82, 113, 66, 124, 126, 67, 120, 106, 73, 121, 103, 98, 105, 115, 112, 87, 71, 84, 82, 92, 83, 118, 77, 87, 92, 69, 92, 78, 68, 79, 99, 80, 107, 102, 109, 99, 104, 109, 88, 107, 122, 114, 83, 97, 74, 107, 117, 114, 116, 96, 98, 89, 126, 91, 85, 89, 66, 102, 100, 111, 68, 68, 117, 81, 81, 84, 66, 125, 112, 110, 106, 120, 112, 77, 98, 112, 89, 88, 100, 72, 101, 99, 76, 85, 84, 82, 67, 76, 110, 70, 119, 127, 119, 80, 67, 117, 95, 72, 102, 91, 119, 110, 81, 69, 106, 100, 75, 66, 96, 82, 123, 110, 94, 73, 109, 101, 123, 90, 84, 66, 123, 115, 68, 122, 126, 115, 65, 122, 80, 110, 80, 127, 104, 109, 86, 127, 112, 91, 98, 95, 124, 67, 113, 81, 77, 102, 114, 116, 90, 121, 105, 101]