The Funky Kings (Jack Tempchin, Jules Shear, Richard Stekol, Bill Bodine, Frank Cotinola and Greg Leisz) self-tiled 1976 album contains "Slow Dancing" (Jack Tempchin). The single charted into the top twenty on the easy listening chart and top seventy pop.

Singer, composer, guitarist, producer Johnny Rivers (Ramistella) 1977 top ten cover ``Sway`` to the Music (Slow Dancing)" is found on the album "Outside Help" and the single was the first release on his own "Soul City" label. To witness Johnny in concert can be a real treat!