1973 The McCrarys – Emerge

Emerge is the second album by The McCrarys, released in 1973.

The McCrarys are an American family Gospel and R&B group best known for the songs “You” (featuring Stevie Wonder on harmonica), “Lost in Loving You,” “Love on a Summer Night” and “Any Ol’ Sunday” (later covered by Chaka Khan). In 2014, they founded The McCrary Foundation, a nonprofit to help those in need through the healing powers of music.


1  Emerge (Howard McCrary) 3:37
2  Kung Fu (Howard McCrary) 2:59
3  If It’s Difficult (Howard McCrary) 3:04
4  Matter Of Time (Charity McCrary) 2:26
5  People Run On Love (Howard McCrary) 2:55
6  Be A Father To Your Son (Howard McCrary) 3:41
7  Distance, Ain’t No Problem, Baby (Howard McCrary) 3:15
8  To Be Understood (Howard McCrary) 2:51
9  Even If The World (Alfred McCrary) 2:55
10  You’ve Got A Friend (Carole King) 3:50



BassJim Hughart
DrumsDavid Kemper
GuitarGreg Poree
KeyboardsMike Lang
KeyboardsHoward McCrary
PercussionJoe Porcaro

Liner Notes

Producer – Fred Werner
Arranged Byr – Richard Bellis
Conductor – Richard Bellis
Engineer – Doc Siegel