1980 Richard Tee – Natural Ingredients

Natural Ingredients is the second solo album by Richard Tee, released in 1980.

Richard Tee (November 24, 1943 – July 21, 1993) was an American pianist, studio musician, singer and arranger who had several hundred studio credits and played on such notable hits as; In Your Eyes, Slip Slidin’ Away, Just the Two of Us, Tell Her About It, and many others.


1  What A Woman Really Means (Ralph MacDonald, William Salter) 6:11
2  Now (Norman Williams) 6:12
3  The Nuts Off The Screw (Bill Withers, Richard Tee) 4:32
4  Tell It Like It Is (George Davis, Lee Diamond) 4:34
5  Us (Eric Gale, Richard Tee) 4:43
6  Back Door Man (Willie Dixon) 4:51
7  Spinning Song (Felix Mendelssohn) 4:40


BassMatthew Bragg
BassEric Gale
DrumsSteve Gadd
GuitarEric Gale
KeyboardsRichard Tee
HarmonicaHugh McCracken
HornsBarry Rogers
HornJon Faddis
HornsRandy Brecker
HornsSeldon Powell
SaxTom Scott
PercussionRalph MacDonald
VocalsLani Groves
VocalsRichard Tee
VocalsUllanda McCullough
VocalsValerie Simpson

Other Musicians

Strings – Alex Brown, Barry Finclair, Charles McCracken, Harry Cykman, Herbert Sorkin, Jan Mullen, John Pintavalle, Jonathan Abramowitz, Joseph Rabushka, Kermit Moore, Richard Locker, Selwart Clarke

Liner Notes

Producer – Bob James
Arranged By – Richard Tee
Concertmaster (Strings) – David Nadien
Conductor – Richard Tee
Engineer – Joe Jorgensen
Engineer (Additional) – Ed Rak, Ed Trabanco, Frank Mulaga
Engineer (Assistant) – Brian McGee
Engineer (Mastering) – Vlado Meller
Mastered By – Vlado Meller

Photography – John Paul Endress, Bob Seidemann

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