1978 Bobby Lyle ‎– New Warrior

New Warrior is the third album by Bobby Lyle, released in 1978.

Bobby Lyle is a jazz, soul jazz, and smooth jazz pianist born March 11, 1944 in Memphis, Tennessee. However, he grew up in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Tracks

1  Good Inside (Bobby Lyle) 4:33
2  New Warrior (Bobby Lyle) 5:01
3  Believe (Bobby Lyle) 5:53
4  Interlude (Bobby Lyle) 2:10
5  Apocalypse (Bobby Lyle) 2:07
6  Groove (Ain’t No Doubt About It) (Bobby Lyle, Harvey Mason Sr, Wayne Henderson) 4:29
7  Inner Space (Bobby Lyle) 2:39
8  Star Traveler (Bobby Lyle) 5:34
9  Missing Your Love (Bobby Lyle) 6:01
10  What Is This Thing Called Love (Cole Porter) 3:47

Media

Musicians

1 Good Inside

BassNate Phillips
DrumsHarvey Mason Sr
Fender RhodesBobby Lyle
PianoBobby Lyle
Background VocalsAlex Brown
Background VocalsAngela Winbush
Background VocalsStephanie Spruill
Background VocalsMartinette Jenkins
VocalsBobby Lyle


2 New Warrior

BassNate Phillips
DrumsHarvey Mason Sr
DrumsWoodrow Theus
DrumsJoe Blocker
Fender RhodesBobby Lyle
Mini MoogBobby Lyle
OrganBobby Lyle
PianoBobby Lyle


3 Believe

BassNate Phillips
DrumsHarvey Mason Sr
GuitarRoland Bautista
Fender RhodesBobby Lyle
PianoBobby Lyle
Mini MoogBobby Lyle
PolymoogBobby Lyle
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsRon Banks
Background VocalsGregory Matta
Background VocalsAugie Johnson
Background VocalsJim Gilstrap
VocalsBobby Lyle


4 Interlude

Fender RhodesBobby Lyle
HarpsichordBobby Lyle
PianoBobby Lyle


5 Apocalypse

DrumsWoodrow Theus
PianoBobby Lyle
PercussionWoodrow Theus


6 Groove (Ain’t No Doubt About It)

BassNate Phillips
DrumsHarvey Mason Sr
GuitarDavid T. Walker
ClavinetBobby Lyle
Fender RhodesBobby Lyle
OrganBobby Lyle
VocoderBobby Lyle
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsWayne Henderson
Background VocalsVance Tenort
Background VocalsAugie Johnson
Background VocalsHarvey Mason
VocalsBobby Lyle


7 Inner Space

OrganBobby Lyle
SynthesizerBobby Lyle
PolymoogBobby Lyle
PercussionJoe Blocker


8 Star Traveler

BassNate Phillips
DrumsHarvey Mason Sr
DrumsJoe Blocker
Fender RhodesBobby Lyle
OrganBobby Lyle
PianoBobby Lyle
PolymoogBobby Lyle
SynthesizerBobby Lyle
ProgrammingMichael Boddicker
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa


9 Missing Your Love

BassNate Phillips
DrumsHarvey Mason Sr
Fender RhodesBobby Lyle
Mini MoogBobby Lyle
PianoBobby Lyle
Background VocalsAlex Brown
Background VocalsAngela Winbush
Background VocalsMartinette Jenkins
Background VocalsStephanie Spruill
VocalsBobby Lyle


10 What Is This Thing Called Love

PianoBobby Lyle

Other Musicians

Cello – Ann Stockton, Frederick Seykora, Mary Louise Zeyen, Nino Rosso, Raphael Kramer
Violin – Barbara Durant, Brent Atkins, Carroll Stephens, Cynthia C. Daley, Harold Wolf, Irma Neumann, James Getzoff, Judith Talvi, Kathleen Lenski, Madeline Schatz, Nathan Kaproff, Yukiko Kamei

Liner Notes

Producer – Wayne Henderson
Co Producer – Bobby Lyle
Producer (Executive) – Larkin Arnold
Arranged By – Bobby Lyle
Arranged By (Strings) – George Del Barro
Mastered By – Jeoff Sykes
Recorded By – Reggie Dozier

Art Direction – Roy Kohara
Design – Art Sims, ptl
Photography – Barbara Du Metz

Mastered At Kendun
Mixed At Ocean Way Studios, Santa Monica
Recorded at ABC Records, LA