08/11/2015

Earth Wind & Fire "I Am" (1979) -Funk / Soft Rock-


 
Label : CBS Records


01 - In The Stone (Maurice White, Allee Willis & David Foster)
02 - Can't Let Go (Maurice White, Bill Meyers & Allee Willis)
03 - After The Love Has Gone (David Foster, Jay Graydon & Bill Champlin)
04 - Let Your Feelings Show (Maurice White, Allee Willis & David Foster)
05 - Boogie Wonderland (Jon Lind & Allee Willis)
06 - Star (Maurice White, Allee Willis & Eduardo Del Barrio)
07 - Wait (Maurice White, David Foster & Allee Willis)
08 - Rock That! (Maurice White & David Foster)
09 - You And I (Maurice White, David Foster & Allee Willis)

Bonus Track

10 - Diana (Previously unreleased) (Maurice White & David Foster)
11 - Dirty (Interlude Featuring Junior Wells) (Maurice White)
12 - Dirty (Junior's Juke) (Maurice White)


Produced by Maurice White
"Boogie Wonderland" Produced by Maurice White & Al McKay
Engineered by George Massenburg & Tom Perry


Earth Wind & Fire :

Maurice White : Drums, Kalimba, Lead & Background vocals
Ralph Johnson : Drums & Percussion
Verdine White : Bass & Vocals
Philip Bailey : Percussion, Congas, Lead & Background vocals
Andrew Woolfolk : Tenor Saxophone & Woodwinds
Larry Dunn : Piano, Keyboards, Synthesizer, Moog Synthesizer & Oberheim


01 - In The Stone

Horn Arrangement by Jerry Hey
String Arrangement by David Foster

02 - Can't Let Go

Horn & String Arrangements by Tom Tom 84

03 - After The Love Has Gone

Horn Arrangement by Jerry Hey
String Arrangement by David Foster
Saxophone Solo by Don Myrick

04 - Let Your Feelings Show

Horn & String Arrangements by Tom Tom 84

05 - Boogie Wonderland (with The Emotions)

Horn & String Arrangements by Ben Wright
The Emotions : Wanda Hutchinson, Sheila Whitt & Jeanette Hawes

06 - Star

Horn & String Arrangements by Tom Tom 84
Trumpet Solo by Rahmlee Michael Davis

07 - Wait

Horn Arrangement by Jerry Hey
String Arrangement by Tom Tom 84

08 - Rock That!

Horn Arrangement by Jerry Hey
String Arrangement by David Foster

09 - You And I

Horn & String Arrangements by Tom Tom 84

10 - Diana

Additional Production by Paul Klingberg

Horn Arrangement by Jerry Hey
String Arrangement by David Foster

11 - Dirty (Interlude Featuring Junior Wells)

Horn Arrangement by Jerry Hey
Featuring Junior Wells (Harmonica) & Johnny Graham (Guitar)

12 - Dirty (Junior's Juke)

Horn Arrangement by Jerry Hey
Additional Production by Paul Klingberg 


Additional musicians :

Percussion : Paulinho Da Costa
Piano & Keyboards : Eduardo Del Barrio
Keyboards : David Foster & Bill Meyers
Guitar : Johnny Graham, Marlo Henderson & Steve Lukather
Percussion & Tympani : Richard Lepore
Guitar & Percussion : Al McKay
Synthesizer : Steve Porcaro
Drums & Percussion : Fred White

Trombone : George Bohannon, Garnett Brown, Benjamin Powell, Benny Powell, Bill Reichenbach, Louis Satterfield, Maurice Spears
Trumpet : Oscar Brashear, Elmer Brown, Bobby Bryant, Rahmlee Michael Davis, Michael Harris, Jerry Hey, Steve Madaio
Saxophone : Fred Jackson Jr., Don Myrick, Jerome Richardson, Herman Riley
French Horn : Barbara Korn, Sidney Muldrow, Richard Perissi, Marilyn Robinson 
Harp : Dorothy Ashby