Torch (Carly Simon album)

Torch is the 10th studio album by American singer-songwriter Carly Simon, released in 1981.

Torch
Studio album by
ReleasedAugust 1, 1981
RecordedThe Power Station, New York City.
GenreTraditional pop
Length35:02
LabelWarner Bros.
ProducerMike Mainieri
Carly Simon chronology
Come Upstairs
(1980)
Torch
(1981)
Hello Big Man
(1983)

It was Simon's first album devoted to standards, namely torch songs, relating unrequited love or rejection. The album also features one Simon original, "From the Heart".[1] The album was recorded during her marriage break up to James Taylor, which was announced shortly after the release of the album.

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