Both commercially and creatively, did not live up to its enormous potential. The vocal group had a very attractive sound, and with the right material, it could have been huge. But unfortunately, often settled for decent when it should have been excelling. Nonetheless, the quartet did have its moments. In 2002 - long after 's breakup - reissued its first two albums (1975's and 1976's ) back to back on this 73-minute CD.
Portraits is the seventh album by R&B group Side Effect. Released in 1981, this was their second album for Elektra Records.