1974 Richard “Popcorn” Wylie – Extrasensory Perception

Richard Wayne Wylie (June 6, 1939 Detroit, Michigan – September 7, 2008), often known as Popcorn Wylie, was an African-American pianist, bandleader, songwriter, occasional singer, and record producer who was influential in the early years of Motown Records and was later known for his work on many records in the Northern soul genre.


1  Singing About You & Me (Barney Perkins, Lamont Dozier, McKinley Jackson, Richard Wylie) 4:57
2  Georgia’s After Hours (Lamont Dozier, McKinley Jackson, Richard Wylie) 5:01
3  How Did I Lose You (Lamont Dozier, McKinley Jackson, Richard Wylie) 3:57
4  Lost Time (Lamont Dozier, McKinley Jackson, Richard Wylie) 5:22
5  E.S.P. (Lamont Dozier, Richard Wylie) 4:51
6  I Can Take The World On With You (Lamont Dozier, Richard Wylie) 4:32
7  Both Ends Against The Middle (Lamont Dozier, Richard Wylie) 4:14
8  Trust In Me (Lamont Dozier, Richard Wylie) 4:58


Bass James Jamerson Sr
Bass Scott Edwards
Drums Ed Greene
Drums James Gadson
Drums Kenny Rice
Drums Ollie E. Brown
Guitar David T. Walker
Guitar Dean Parks
Guitar Dennis Coffey
Guitar Wah Wah Watson
Guitar Ray Parker Jr
Harpsichord Hubert Heard
Keyboards Albert McKinney
Organ Hubert Heard
Piano Hubert Heard
Piano Sylvester Rivers
Piano Richard Wylie
Sax Ernie Watts
Trumpet Chuck Findley
Percussion Eddie Brown
Percussion Emil Richards
Percussion Leslie Bass
Percussion Ollie E. Brown
Percussion Ray Parker Jr
Vocals Clydie King
Vocals Jesse Kirkland
Vocals Joe Greene
Vocals Sherlie Matthews
Vocals Venetta Fields

Liner Notes

Producer – McKinley Jackson
Arranged By (Rhythm) – McKinley Jackson
Arranged By (Horns, Strings) – Gene Page, McKinley Jackson, Paul Riser
Engineer (Recording) – Barney Perkins, Reginald Dozier

Design – Tim Bryant

Mastered At Customatrix
Mixed At ABC Recording Studios
Recorded At ABC Recording Studios
Phonographic Copyright ABC Records Inc