Gene Page "Close Encounters of the Third Kind" Vinyl 12" Single (1977 Arista Records pressing)
Side 1. Close Encounters of the Third Kind (Long Version)
Side 2. Close Encounters of the Third Kind (Short Version)
The song became a hit in the United States (#13) and Canada (#12) during the winter of that year. 1977, Gene Page recorded a disco version of "Close Encounters of the Third Kind." His version peaked on the R&B chart at #30 in 1978. (Wiki)
Eugene Edgar Page Jr. (September 13, 1939 – August 24, 1998) was an American conductor, composer, arranger and record producer, most active from the mid-1960s through the mid-1980s. (Wiki)
In addition, he released four solo albums and scored various motion picture soundtracks that include Brewster McCloud and Fun with Dick and Jane. In 1972, he was hired to score the Blaxplotation film Blacula. Gene Page was the brother of musician, songwriter, and producer Billy Page. (Wiki)
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