1976 The Brothers Johnson – Look Out For #1

Look Out For #1 is the debut album by the Los Angeles, California-based duo The Brothers Johnson released in 1976. The album reached number one on the R&B albums chart and number three on the jazz albums chart in the United States.


1  I\’ll Be Good To You (George Johnson, Louis Johnson, Sonora Sam) 4:48
2  Thunder Thumbs And Lightnin\’ Licks (Dave Grusin, George Johnson, Louis Johnson, Paul Riser) 4:50
3  Get The Funk Out Ma Face (George Johnson, Louis Johnson, Quincy Jones) 2:26
4  Tomorrow (George Johnson, Louis Johnson) 3:01
5  Free And Single (George Johnson, Louis Johnson) 4:10
6  Come Together (John Lennon, Paul McCartney) 4:14
7  Land Of Ladies (George Johnson, Louis Johnson) 4:32
8  Dancin\’ And Prancin\’ (George Johnson, Louis Johnson) 3:02
9  The Devil (George Johnson, Louis Johnson) 3:49



BassLouis Johnson
DrumsHarvey Mason Sr
GuitarGeorge Johnson
GuitarLouis Johnson
KeyboardsDon Lewis
PianoDave Grusin
SynthesizerDave Grusin
ProgrammingIan Underwood
HarmonicaToots Thielemans
FluteErnie Watts
FluteSahib Shihab
FluteTerry Harrington
SaxErnie Watts
SaxSahib Shihab
SaxTerry Harrington
TromboneGlenn Ferris
TrumpetBill Lamb
TrumpetChuck Findley
TimbalesBilly Cobham
PercussionHarvey Mason Sr
PercussionRalph MacDonald
Background VocalsJesse Kirkland
Background VocalsJim Gilstrap
Background VocalsPepper Swenson
Background VocalsSyreeta Wright
VocalsLouis Johnson
VocalsGeorge Johnson

Liner Notes

Producer – Quincy Jones
Arranged By – The Brothers Johnson, Quincy Jones
Arranged By (Horns) – Paul Riser
Engineer – Chris Brent, Peter Chaikin, Phil Schier
Engineer (Assistant) – Larry Quinn
Mastered By – John Golden, Kent Duncan
Mixed By – Chris Brent, Peter Chaikin, Phil Schier, Quincy Jones

Art Direction – Roland Young
Photography By (Front And Back Cover Photos) – Elliot Gilbert
Photography By (Inner-sleeve) – Roderick Young

Produced For – Quincy Jones Productions
Phonographic Copyright (p) – A&M Records, Inc.
Copyright (c) – A&M Records, Inc.
Recorded At – Record Plant, Los Angeles
Recorded At – Westlake Audio
Recorded At – Kendun Recorders
Mixed At – Westlake Audio
Mastered At – Kendun Recorders