“When Will I See You Once more” is a tune by American soul group The Three Levels, from their third album The Three Levels. The tune was written and produced by Kenny Gamble and Leon Huff.
It was some of the profitable recordings of the “Philly Soul” period. Within the U.S., the tune reached primary on the grownup up to date chart, quantity two on the pop singles chart, and quantity 4 on the R&B chart within the autumn of 1974.
Within the UK, it fared even higher, spending two weeks on the prime of the UK Singles Chart in August 1974. The Three Levels carried out the tune at Prince Charles’ thirtieth birthday celebration at Buckingham Palace in 1978.
Sheila Ferguson recalled that “the tune was performed to me by Kenny Gamble on the piano in 1973 and I threw a tantrum. I screamed and yelled and stated I might by no means sing it. I assumed it was ridiculously insulting to be given such a easy tune and that it took no expertise to sing it.
We did do it and a number of other million copies later, I spotted that he knew greater than me.” The tune is exclusive in that each sentence is a query, heightening the general impact and emotion. Within the movie Kill Invoice: Quantity 2, Invoice cites this tune as his “favourite soul tune of the 70s”.