1980 The Crusaders ‎– Rhapsody And Blues

Rhapsody And Blues is the thirteenth album by The Crusaders, released in 1980.

 

Tracks

1  Soul Shadows (Joe Sample, Will Jennings) 8:16
2  Honky Tonk Struttin’ (Wilton Felder) 4:26
3  Elegant Evening (Stix Hooper) 6:03
4  Rhapsody And Blues (Joe Sample ) 8:48
5  Last Call (Joe Sample) 6:40
6  Sweet Gentle Love (Stix Hooper) 4:56

Media

Musicians

DrumsStix Hooper
GuitarBob Mann
GuitarDean Parks
GuitarPhil Upchurch
GuitarRoland Bautista
KeyboardsJoe Sample
SaxWilton Felder
PercussionStix Hooper

Other Musicians

1 Soul Shadows

Bass Abraham Laboriel Sr
Percussion Paulinho Da Costa
Flugelhorn Ralf Rickert
Vocals Bill Withers


2 Honky Tonk Struttin’

Bass Wilton Felder
Percussion Sheila Escovedo


4 Rhapsody In Blues

Percussion Sheila Escovedo


5 Last Call

Bass Wilton Felder
Percussion Paulinho Da Costa
Percussion Sheila Escovedo


6 Sweet Gentle Love

Bass Alphonso Johnson
Percussion Sheila Escovedo

Liner Notes

Producer – Joe Sample, Stix Hooper, Wilton Felder
Photography By – Richard Arrindell
Arranged By (Synthesizer Arrangements By) – Joe Sample
Engineer (Assistant) – Russell Bracher
Engineer – Greg Venable
Mastered By – Bernie Grundman
Mixed By – Greg Venable
Programmed By (Synthesizer Programmed By) – Rory Kaplan
Technician (Equipment Coordination) – Michael Lovelady

Art Direction – George Osaki
Illustration – Andy Engel, Ron Larson
Photography By – Richard Arrindell

Record Company – MCA Records, Inc.
Manufactured By – MCA Records, Inc.
Produced For – Crusaders Productions, Inc.
Phonographic Copyright (p) – MCA Records, Inc.
Copyright (c) – Universal City Studios, Inc.
Copyright (c) – Four Knights Music
Copyright (c) – Irving Music, Inc.
Copyright (c) – Blue Sky Rider Songs
Pressed By – MCA Pressing Plant, Pinckneyville
Recorded At – Britannia Studios
Mixed At – Britannia Studios
Mastered At – A&M Studios