1979 Lamont Dozier – Bittersweet

Bittersweet in the 6th solo album by Lamont Dozier, released in 1979.

Lamont Herbert Dozier (born June 16, 1941) is an American songwriter and record producer, born in Detroit, Michigan. Dozier has co-written and produced 14 US Billboard number 1 hits and 4 number ones in the UK


1  Boogie Business (Lamont Dozier) 5:09
2  Love Me To The Max (Herman Chaney, Rene Moore, Angela Winbush) 5:47
3  True Love Is Bittersweet (Kathy Wakefield, Lamont Dozier) 4:41
4  Tough Act To Follow (Lamont Dozier) 3:51
5  I Got It All With You (Lamont Dozier) 4:33
6  We’re Just Here To Feel Good (Lamont Dozier) 4:43
7  Let Your Love Run Free (Rene Moore, Angela Winbush) 4:46
8  Fly Away Little Birdsong (Judy Wieder, Lamont Dozier) 5:14



Bass Abraham Laboriel Sr
Bass Nathan Watts
Bass Joe Sample
Drums Ed Greene
Drums James Gadson
Drums Ollie E. Brown
Drums Quentin Dennard
Guitar Paul Jackson Jr
Guitar Clarence Drayton
Guitar Lee Ritenour
Guitar Wah Wah Watson
Guitar Mitch Holder
Guitar Robert White
Keyboards Greg Phillinganes
Keyboards John Barnes
Keyboards Clydene Jackson
Keyboards Mike Lang
Keyboards Rene Moore
Keyboards Ron Coleman
Synthesizer Michael Boddicker
Sax Gary Herbig
Sax Terry Harrington
Sax William Green
Trombone Charlie Loper
Trombone George Bohanon
Trombone Bob Payne
Trumpet Chuck Findley
Trumpet Gary Grant
Trumpet Jerry Hey
Trumpet Oscar Brashear
Percussion Paulinho Da Costa
Percussion Eddie Brown
Percussion Jack Ashford
Percussion Jozsef Laux
Background Vocals Angela Winbush
Background Vocals Avis Harrell
Background Vocals Gwen Matthews
Background Vocals John Fox
Background Vocals Julia Tillman Waters
Background Vocals Luther Waters
Background Vocals Maxine Willard Waters
Background Vocals Oren Waters
Vocals Lamont Dozier

Liner Notes

Producer – Frank Wilson
Arranged By (Rhythm) – Ronald Coleman (Tracks 1, 5, 8)
Arranged By (Rhythm) – Bruce Miller (2) (Tracks 2, 3, 4, 6, 7)
Arranged By (Strings) – Bruce Miller (2) (Tracks 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8)
Arranged By (Strings) – Webster Lewis (Tracks 2)
Concertmaster – Charles Veal Jr
Contractor (Strings) – Rosemary Veal (Tracks 3, 7)
Engineer (Assistant) – Jozsef Laux, Leanard Jackson
Engineer (Mastering) – Jo Hansch
Engineer (Mixing) – Frank Wilson, Kevin Beamish
Engineer (Recording) – Reginald Dozier, Stillman Kelly, Todd Fisher

Art Direction – John Cabalka
Design – Brad Kanawyer
Photography By – Barry Feinstein

Mixed At – Kendun Recorders
Mastered At – Kendun Recorders
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Warner Bros. Records Inc.
Copyright (c) – Warner Bros. Records Inc.