Chris Jasper (Isley Brothers) talks creating Between the Sheets, the Isley Brothers split & the Real Mr. Big!

28
Jan

Chris Jasper of the Isley Brothers talks about his time in the group as well as the spinoff of Isley-Jasper – Isley. He opens up about their flamboyant lifestyle and the competition between the other groups at the time. Jasper explains how the song Between the Sheets came about and reveals that Ron Isley was hesitant about making the record. Jasper explains that Ron wasn’t as confident as the Mr. Big people see today. Finally Jasper talks about the tension in the group and what essentially broke the Isley Brothers up. He ends with the current relationship of the group members and why it’s up to Ron Isley to reach out.