1976 Barbi Benton – Something New

Something New is the fourth album by Barbi Benton, released in 1976

Barbi Benton (born Barbara Lynn Klein; January 28, 1950) is an American model, actress, and singer. She is known for appearing in the magazine Playboy, as a four-season regular on the comedy series Hee Haw and for recording several modestly successful albums in the 1970s. Since the 1980s she has been semi-retired from show business to raise her children.



1  Something New (Andrew Gold) 3:13
2  Needing You (Chuck Jackson, Marvin Yancy) 3:04
3  In The Winter (Janis Ian) 3:12
4  #1 With A Heartache (Howard Greenfield, Neil Sedaka) 2:18
5  Lucky One (Carol Parks, Carol Carmichael) 2:47
6  Riding On A Rainbow (Bernard Bierman, Milton Shaw) 2:52
7  Staying Power (Howard Greenfield, Neil Sedaka) 2:46
8  Ride Baby Ride (Charles Higgins Jr, Mentor Williams) 3:22
9  San Diego Serenade (Tom Waits) 3:08
10  He’s A Rebel (Gene Pitney) 2:29
11  Thinking Of You (Wendy Waldman) 4:05



BassLeland Sklar
BassDee Murray
DrumsRuss Kunkel
DrumsNigel Olsson
GuitarBen Benay
GuitarDanny Kortchmar
GuitarDavey Johnstone
GuitarKenny Edwards
GuitarRichie Zito
GuitarSteve Cropper
GuitarWaddy Wachtel
Pedal Steel GuitarPete Kleinow
Acoustic GuitarAndrew Gold
KeyboardsBill Payne
KeyboardsBill Schwartz
KeyboardsCraig Doerge
KeyboardsJames Newton-Howard
PianoAndrew Gold
HornsJim Horn
HornsJackie Kelso
HornsChuck Findley
SaxRobert Keyes
TrumpetJim Price
PercussionGary Coleman
PercussionAndrew Gold
Background VocalsBrenda Russell
Background VocalsBrian Russell
Background VocalsCarmen Twillie
Background VocalsDonny Gerrard
Background VocalsKathy Collier
Background VocalsNetty Gloud

Liner Notes

Producer – Robert Appère
Porche Lottermoser – Production Coordination
Jimmy Haskell – String Arrangements
Robert Appère – Engineer
John Arrias – Second Engineer
Mark Howlett – Second Engineer

Photography – Gary Hoery
Photography By – Norman Scott
Rod Dyer – Design

Phonographic Copyright (p) – Playboy Records, Inc.
Copyright (c) – Playboy Records, Inc.
Mixed At – Sunset Sound Recorders