04/03/2017

Lamont Johnson ‎"Music Of The Sun" (1978) -Westcoast Jazz Funk-



Label : Tabu Records


01 - Sister Fine (E. L. Johnson)
02 - Easy Come Easy Go+ (Renae Williams & E. L. Johnson)
03 - In With This Song (E. L. Johnson)
04 - This Must Be Heaven (E. L. Johnson, C. Overton, D. Myles & R. Ross)
05 - Hey Girl** (Gerry Goffin & Carole King)
06 - Differently (Ralph Graham)
07 - Yours Truly, Discreetly (E. L. Johnson & Randall Jacobs)
08 - Music Of The Sun*** (E. L. Johnson)


Produced by Jerry Peters for Music Mecca West Productions, Inc.
Arranged by Jerry Peters
Rhythm Arrangements by Jerry Peters & E. Lamont Johnson
Horn Arrangement on "Sister Fine" Solo : Norma Jean Bell
Vocal Arrangement on "Hey Girl" by Renae William
Recorded at The Total Experience Recording Studio, Hollywood, CA
Album Engineered & Remixed by F. Byron Clark
Assistant Engineer : Bob Higgins
Mastered at Kendun Recorders, Burbank, CA
Engineer : John Golden

Eulajon is :
Lamont Johnson : Lead & Background vocals, Electric Bass
Renae Williams : Lead & Background vocals
Randall Jacobs : Acoustic & Electrical Guitars, Roland Space Echoplex on "In With This Song"
Derek Dirckson : Drums
Sundiato O.M. : Percussion on "Music Of The Sun"
Mark Johnson : Mini Moog Synthesizer
Buddy Budson : Acoustic Piano on "Music Of The Sun"
Special Guest Appearance :
Norma Jean Bell : Alto & Soprano Saxophones, Background vocals

Musicians :
Rhythm Section : Jerry Peters, **Lee Ritenour, ***Ronnie Foster, Nate Neblett & Stephanie Spruill
Horn Section : Oscar Brashear, Chuck Findley, Raymond L. Brown, George Bohannon, Louis Satterfield, Maurice Spears, Fred Jackson Jr., Don Myrick, Ernie Watts & Dick 'Slyde' Hyde
String Section :
Assa Drori : Concertmaster
Rollice Dale : Principal
Dennis Karmazyn : Principal
Dorothy Ashby : Harp

+Renae Williams : Vocal Solo