1977 Harpo – The Hollywood Tapes

The Hollywood Tapes is a studio album by the Swedish pop artist Harpo , published in 1977 at EMI .

The album was produced and arranged by Bengt Palmers . It was recorded in EMI’s studio in Stockholm and in Sound Labs and Cherokee Studios in Hollywood , Los Angeles . The song “Angel” is inspired by Frederick Forsyth’s novel Pilot .

Tracks

1Television (Harpo)3:28
2The Ballad Of Los Angeles (Harpo)4:51
3D.J. (Harpo)3:46
4San Franciscan Nights (Barry Jenkins, Daniel McCulloch, Eric Burdon, John Weider, Victor Briggs)3:27
5L.A. (Los Angeles) (Harpo)3:31
6Love Fever (Harpo)3:11
7Suzy, I Turn To Suzy (Harpo)5:14
8Angel (Harpo)3:36
9Peace (Harpo)3:13
10I Believe (Harpo)3:45

Media

Musicians

1 Television

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsEd Greene
GuitarBen Benay
GuitarLee Ritenour
KeyboardsMike Melvoin
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsVenetta Fields
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters


2 The Ballad Of Los Angeles

BassScott Edwards
DrumsEd Greene
GuitarDean Parks
Acoustic GuitarDean Parks
KeyboardsMike Melvoin
SaxJim Horn
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsVenetta Fields
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters


3 D.J.

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsEd Greene
GuitarBen Benay
GuitarLee Ritenour
KeyboardsMike Melvoin
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsVenetta Fields
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters


4 San Franciscan Nights

BassScott Edwards
DrumsEd Greene
GuitarDean Parks
Acoustic GuitarDean Parks
KeyboardsMike Melvoin
SaxJim Horn
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsVenetta Fields
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters


5 L.A. (Los Angeles)

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsEd Greene
GuitarBen Benay
GuitarLee Ritenour
KeyboardsMike Melvoin
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsVenetta Fields
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters


6 Love Fever

BassScott Edwards
DrumsEd Greene
GuitarDean Parks
Acoustic GuitarDean Parks
KeyboardsMike Melvoin
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsVenetta Fields
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters


7 Suzy, I Turn To Suzy

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsEd Greene
GuitarBen Benay
GuitarLee Ritenour
KeyboardsMike Melvoin
SaxJan Kling
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsVenetta Fields
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters


8 Angel

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsEd Greene
GuitarBen Benay
GuitarLee Ritenour
KeyboardsMike Melvoin
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsVenetta Fields
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters


9 Peace

BassScott Edwards
DrumsEd Greene
GuitarDean Parks
Acoustic GuitarDean Parks
KeyboardsMike Melvoin
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsVenetta Fields
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters


10 I Believe

BassScott Edwards
DrumsEd Greene
GuitarDean Parks
Acoustic GuitarDean Parks
KeyboardsMike Melvoin
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsVenetta Fields
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters

Other Muscians

Oboe – Earl Dumler, Lorentz Larsson

Liner Notes

Producer – Bengt Palmers
Arranged By – Bengt Palmers
Engineer – John Arrias
Engineer (Assistant) – John Bruno, Tony D’Amico
Engineer – Björn Norén
Mastered By – Björn Norén

Phonographic Copyright (p) – Emi Svenska AB
Printed By – SIB-Tryck AB
Published By – Moon Music AB
Published By – Schroeder Musikförlag