01/11/2015

Randy Crawford "Raw Silk" (1979) -Smooth Soul-



Label : Warner Bros. Records


01 - I Stand Accused (Billy Butler & Jerry Butler)
02 - Declaration Of Love (Allen Toussaint)
03 - Someone To Believe In (Clyde Otis & Brook Benton)
04 - Endlessly (Clyde Otis & Brook Benton)
05 - Love Is Like A Newborn Child (Oscar Brown Jr.)
06 - Where There Was Darkness (Nicholas Ashford & Valerie Simpson)
07 - Nobody (Bert Williams & Alex Rogers)
08 - I Hope You'll Be Very Unhappy Without Me (Bill LaBounty & Jay Senter)
09 - I Got Myself A Happy Song (Randy Crawford)
10 - Just To Keep You Satisfied (Marvin Gaye, Anna Gaye & Elgie Stover)
11 - Blue Mood (Jessie Mae Robinson)


Produced by Stephan Goldman
Engineered by Billy Taylor & Jeffrey Kawalek
Assistant Engineers : Russell Smith, Hugh Davies, John Weaver, Mark Walderp, Peter Roulinavage & Gary Rosen
Remixed by Billy Taylor, Rick Ruggeri & Hugh Davies at Mama Jo's, Capitol Records Studios & Cherokee Recording Studios, Los Angeles
Production Assistant : Noel Newbolt


01 - I Stand Accused

Electric Piano : Don Grusin
Guitar : Greg Poree
Bass : Abraham Laboriel
Drums : James Gadson
Recorded at Devonshire Studios, Los Angeles

02 - Declaration Of Love

Electric Piano & Piano : Leon Pendarvis
Guitar : John Tropea
Bass : Will Lee
Drums : Rick Marotta
Percussion : Joe Porcaro
Horns Arranged & Conducted by Allen Toussaint
Recorded at House Of Music, W. Orange, New Jersey

03 - Someone To Believe In

Electric Piano : Don Grusin
Guitar : Greg Poree
Bass : Abraham Laboriel
Drums : James Gadson
Strings Arranged & Conducted by Ian Freebairn-Smith
Recorded at Devonshire Studios, Los Angeles

04 - Endlessly

Electric Piano : Don Grusin
Clavinet : William D. Smith
Guitar : Greg Poree
Bass : Abraham Laboriel
Drums : James Gadson
Strings Arranged & Conducted by Ian Freebairn-Smith
Recorded at Devonshire Studios, Los Angeles

05 - Love Is Like A Newborn Child

Piano : Don Grusin
Guitar : Greg Poree
Bass : Abraham Laboriel
Drums : James Gadson
Strings Arranged & Conducted by Ian Freebairn-Smith
Recorded at Devonshire Studios, Los Angeles

06 - Where There Was Darkness

Piano : Leon Pendarvis
Guitar : John Tropea & Greg Poree
Bass : Will Lee
Drums : Rick Marotta
Background vocals : Phyllis St. James
Strings & Horns Arranged & Conducted by Leon Pendarvis
Recorded at House Of Music, W. Orange, New Jersey

07 - Nobody

Piano : Don Grusin
Organ : William D. Smith
Guitar : Greg Poree
Bass : Abraham Laboriel
Drums : James Gadson
Recorded at Devonshire Studios, Los Angeles

08 - I Hope You'll Be Very Unhappy Without Me

Electric Piano & Piano : Leon Pendarvis
Guitar : John Tropea & Greg Poree
Bass : Will Lee
Drums : Rick Marotta
Percussion : Phyllis St. James
Recorded at House Of Music, W. Orange, New Jersey

09 - I Got Myself A Happy Song

Piano : Don Grusin
Wurlitzer : William D. Smith
Guitar : Greg Poree
Bass : Abraham Laboriel
Drums : James Gadson
Percussion : Phyllis St. James
Horns Arranged & Conducted by Allen Toussaint
Recorded at House Of Music, W. Orange, New Jersey

10 - Just To Keep You Satisfied

Electric Piano : Don Grusin
Guitar : Greg Poree
Bass : Abraham Laboriel
Drums : James Gadson
Percussion : Joe Porcaro
Strings Arranged & Conducted by Ian Freebairn-Smith
Recorded at Devonshire Studios, Los Angeles

11 - Blue Mood

Piano : Leon Pendarvis
Guitar : John Tropea
Bass : Will Lee
Drums : Rick Marotta
Recorded at House Of Music, W. Orange, New Jersey