31/12/2016

Urban Knights "Urban Knights" (1995) -Smooth Jazz-



Label : GRP Records


01 - On The Radio (Maurice White & Bill Meyers)
02 - Wanna Be With You (Wayne Vaughn & Maurice White)
03 - Chill (Maurice White & Bill Meyers)
04 - Hearts Of Longing (Omar Hakim)
05 - Friendship (Maurice White & Bill Meyers)
06 - Miracle (Ramsey Lewis, Frayne Lewis, Bobby Lewis & Omar Hakim)
07 - The Rose (Maurice White & Robyn Smith)
08 - Urban Samba (Ramsey Lewis)
09 - Forever More (Mike Logan)
10 - Senegal (Maurice White, Bill Meyers, Victor Bailey, Ramsey Lewis & Omar Hakim)


Recorded May 13-May 22, 1994
Recorded at River North Studios, Chicago, IL by Paul Klingber
Mixed by Don Murray at Sunset Sound, Hollywood, CA
Assisted by Mike Kloster / DigiDesign 
Digital Editing by Jerry Antonelli
Additional Productions by Jimi Randolph & Paul Arnold on "Chill" at A Big Time Recording Studio
Mastered by Tony Dawsey at MasterDisk
Digitally Edited by Michael Lady at The Review Room, NYC
Personnel
On "Senegal", "Hearts Of Longing", "Wanna Be With You", "On The Radio" & "Urban Samba" :
Ramsey Lewis : Piano
Grover Washington Jr. : Tenor Sax on "Wanna Be With You", "On The Radio" & "Urban Samba", Soprano Sax on "Senegal" & "Hearts Of Longing"
Victor Bailey : Electric Bass
Omar Hakim : Drums
Bill Meyers : Synths
Michael Logan : Synths
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion
Paul Jackson Jr. : Guitar
Vocals on "Wanna Be With You" : The Emotions (Wanda L. Vaughn, Jeanette Hawes & Sheila Hutchinson)
On "The Rose", "Chill", "Friendship", "Miracle" & "Forever More" :
Ramsey Lewis : Piano
Grover Washington Jr. : Tenor Sax on "Chill", Alto Sax on "Miracle", Soprano Sax on "The Rose", "Friendship" & "Forever More"
Victor Bailey : Electric Bass
Omar Hakim : Drums & Vocals on "Miracle"
Freddie Hubbard : Trumpet on "Chill"
Bill Meyers : Synths
Paul Jackson Jr. : Guitar on "The Rose", "Chill", "Friendship" & "Miracle"
Henry Johnson : Guitar on "Forever More"
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion
Mike Logan : Synths & Featured Vocals on "Forever More"
Vocals on "The Rose" : The Emotions (Wanda L. Vaughn, Jeanette Hawes & Sheila Hutchinson) Raps on "Chills" Performed by Sistamatik A.K.A. Tee at Bonafide X Omega
Synthesizer Arrangements on "Chill" & "Friendship" by Bill Meyers & Maurice White
Synthesizer Arrangements on "On The Radio" & "Urban Samba" by Bill Meyers