Arnie C. Joseph aka “The Gospel Teddy Bear” released two tracks as “Arnie’s Love” in 1983, the first being “Date With The Rain” on Profile Records, followed up with “I’m Out Of Your Life” on Radar Records.
“I’m Out Of Your Life” has appeared on a number of Funk/Soul compilations over the years but unfortunately “Date With The Rain”, despite having a strong Shep Pettibone mix has never been made available again.
“Date With The Rain” was written by Bobby Miller and was originally recorded by Eddie Kendricks in 1974, other versions of the track have been recorded by Billy Griffin and Jamie Principle.
Date With The Rain 6:35
Date With The Rain (Instrumental) 6:15