1979 Tom Scott – Street Beat

Street Beat is the 9th album by Tom Scott, released in 1979

Thomas Wright “Tom” Scott (born May 19, 1948) is an American saxophonist, composer, arranger, conductor and bandleader of the west coast jazz/jazz fusion ensemble the L.A. Express.


1  Street Beat (Tom Scott) 5:18
2  Greed (Tom Scott, Dennis Tufano) 4:43
3  Come Closer, Baby (Tom Scott) 5:26
4  Heading Home (Tom Scott) 5:19
5  Car Wars (Tom Scott) 4:11
6  We Can Fly (Tom Scott) 4:56
7  Give Me Your Love (Tom Scott, Jerry Marotta) 5:39
8  The Shakedown (Tom Scott) 5:59



BassNeil Stubenhaus
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
GuitarCarlos Rios
KeyboardsJerry Peters
SynthesizerTom Scott
LyriconTom Scott
SaxTom Scott
SaxJim Horn
TromboneDick Hyde
TrumpetChuck Findley
PercussionRalph MacDonald
PercussionTom Scott
Background VocalsClydene Jackson
Background VocalsMorgan Ames
Background VocalsMyrna Matthews
Background VocalsStephanie Spruill

Other Musicians

2 Greed

GuitarHugh McCracken
VocalsDennis Tufano

4 Heading Home

KeyboardsDon Grusin

5 Car Wars

BassJimmy Haslip
DrumsRon Aston
KeyboardsRussell Ferrante

6 We Can Fly

DrumsRick Marotta
GuitarBuzz Feiten
GuitarIra Newborn
KeyboardsNeil Larsen

7 Give Me Your Love

VocalsStephanie Spruill

Liner Notes

Producer – Hank Cicalo, Tom Scott
Coordinator (Visual Coordination) – Tony Lane
Coordinator (Vocal Coordinator) – Morgan Ames
Engineer – Hank Cicalo, Terry Diane Becker

Artwork (Cover Art) – David McMacken
Photography By – Sam Emerson

Recorded At – Crimson Sound
Phonographic Copyright (p) – CBS Inc.