1986 The Crusaders – The Good Times And Bad Times

The Good Times And Bad Times is an album by The Crusaders, released in 1986.

The Crusaders was an American jazz fusion group that was popular in the 1970s. The group was known as the Jazz Crusaders before shortening its name in 1971.



1  Good Times (Joe Sample) 6:54
2  The Way It Goes (Joe Sample, Will Jennings) 5:22
3  Sweet Dreams (Joe Sample) 7:37
4  Mischievous Ways (Joe Sample) 6:08
5  Sometimes You Can Take It Or Leave It (Joe Sample) 6:36
6  Three Wishes (Joe Sample) 7:02



BassBradley Bobo
DrumsEdward Emory
GuitarDean Parks
KeyboardsJoe Sample
PianoJoe Sample
SaxWilton Felder
PercussionLenny Castro

Other Musicians

2 The Way It Goes

FluteJoel Peskin
VocalsNancy Wilson

3 Sweet Dreams

DrumsPerry Wilson
GuitarDavid T. Walker
GuitarLarry Carlton
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa

4 Mischievous Ways

TrumpetSal Marquez


5 Sometimes You Can Take It Or Leave It

GuitarRick Zunigar

6 Three Wishes

GuitarRick Zunigar
TrumpetSal Marquez

Liner Notes

Producer – Joe Sample, Wilton Felder
Art Direction – Mark Devlin
Design – Visual Design
Painting – Ernie Barnes

Manufactured By – MCA Records, Inc.
Phonographic Copyright (p) – MCA Records, Inc.
Copyright (c) – MCA Records, Inc.