1975 Kenny Rankin – Inside

Inside is the fifth album by Kenny Rankin. It was released in 1975.

Kenny Rankin (February 10, 1940 – June 7, 2009) was an American pop and jazz singer and songwriter from the Washington Heights neighborhood of New York City.

Tracks

1  Creepin’ (Stevie Wonder) 2:50
2  Inside (Kenny Rankin, Yvonne Rankin) 4:00
3  Lost up in Loving You (William Smith, Kenny Rankin, Yvonne Rankin) 3:02
4  A Sunday Kind of Love (Barbara Belle, Anita Leonard, Stan Rhodes, Louis Prima) 2:31
5  She’s a Lady (John Sebastian) 2:30
6  Roll-A-Round (Yvonne Rankin) 1:15
7  The Feeling (Mike Deasy, Kathie Deasy) 2:41
8  Up from the Skies (Jimi Hendrix) 3:27
9  Marie (Randy Newman) 3:04
10  You (Bill Champlin) 5:19

Media

Musicians

1 Creepin’

BassPaul Stallworth
BassWillie Weeks
DrumsJohn Guerin
KeyboardsMichael Omartian
KeyboardsWaddy Wachtel
PercussionMayuto Correa
Background VocalsYvonne Rankin
VocalsKenny Rankin


2 Inside

BassMax Bennett
DrumsJohn Guerin
GuitarKenny Rankin
Steel GuitarAl Casey
KeyboardsMichael Omartian
VibraphoneGary Burton
Background VocalsDeniece Williams
VocalsKenny Rankin


3 Lost up in Loving You

BassWilton Felder
DrumsJames Gadson
Fender RhodesKenny Rankin
OrganWilliam Smith
StringsSid Sharp
VibraphoneGary Burton
PercussionBobbye Hall
Background VocalsDeniece Williams
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsLuther Waters
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsOren Waters
VocalsKenny Rankin


4 A Sunday Kind of Love

GuitarKenny Rankin
OrganWilliam Smith
VocalsDeniece Williams
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsLuther Waters
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsOren Waters
VocalsKenny Rankin


5 She’s a Lady

GuitarKenny Rankin
VocalsKenny Rankin


7 The Feeling

BassPaul Stallworth
DrumsJames Gadson
GuitarKenny Rankin
GuitarSteve Cropper
GuitarMike Stewart
KeyboardsWilliam Smith
SaxJim Horn
VocalsKenny Rankin


8 Up from the Skies

BassPeter Marshall
DrumsRoy McCurdy
GuitarKenny Rankin
VocalsKenny Rankin


9 Marie

BassPeter Marshall
DrumsRoy McCurdy
GuitarKenny Rankin
VocalsKenny Rankin


10 You

BassWillie Weeks
DrumsJames Gadson
GuitarKenny Rankin
KeyboardsBill Champlin
StringsSid Sharp
PercussionMayuto Correa
Background VocalsDeniece Williams
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsLuther Waters
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsOren Waters
VocalsKenny Rankin

Liner Notes

Producer – Mike Stewart, Yvonne Rankin
Producer (Executive) – Monte Kay
Arranged By [Strings] – Jimmie Haskell (Tracks 3, 10)
Arranged By [Background] – Ira Newborn (Track 4)
Arranged By [Horns] – Steve Madaio (Track 10)
Choreography – Mike Stewart (Track 6)
Engineer (Sound) – Ron Malo

Photography By, Design – Norman Seeff

Recorded At – Devonshire Studios
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Little David Records Co., Inc.
Copyright (c) – Little David Records Co., Inc.
Pressed By – Presswell