1979 The Whispers – Whisper In Your Ear

Whisper In Your Ear is an album by The Whispers released in 1979 on the SOLAR Records label. This album peaked at number 28 on the Billboard Soul Albums chart.


1  Homemade Lovin’ (Leon Sylvers) 3:50
2  Jump For Joy (Otis Stokes, Fred Alexander Jr, Stephen Shockley) 4:56
3  If I Didn’t Get Your Love (Malcolm Anthony) 4:13
4  Whisper In Your Ear (Leon Sylvers, James Sylvers) 4:11
5  Love At Its Best (Kenny Hirsh, Kathy Wakefield) 3:28
6  Can’t Do Without Love (Keni Burke, Curtis Mayfield) 5:11
7  Pretty Lady (Kossi Gardner) 5:03
8  You’ll Never Get Away (Malcolm Anthony) 3:42



BassMelvin Coleman
BassOtis Stokes
BassWilton Felder
BassLeon Sylvers
DrumsEd Greene
DrumsJames Gadson
DrumsFred Alexander
GuitarDavid T Walker
GuitarEarnest Reed
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
GuitarWah Wah Watson
GuitarRicky Sylvers
GuitarStephen Shockley
KeyboardsGreg Phillinganes
KeyboardsJoey Gallo
KeyboardsKen Hirsch
KeyboardsNorman Beavers
KeyboardsSonny Burke
SaxDon Myrick
SaxEdward Lewis
SaxFred Jackson
TromboneGeorge Bohanon
TromboneCraig Kilby
TromboneLouis Satterfield
TromboneMaurice Spears
TrumpetBobbie Bryant
TrumpetJohn Parrish
TrumpetMichael Harris
TrumpetNolan Smith
TrumpetMichael Davis
PercussionFrederick Lewis
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa

Other Musicians

Cello – Juliana Buffum, Miguel Martinez, Nils Oliver
Viola – Marilyn Baker, Rollice Dale
Violin – David Montagu, Gina Kronstadt, Haim Shtrum, Harris Goldman, Henry Roth, Jack Gootkin, Jerome Reisler, Joseph Goodman, Joseph Stepansky, William Henderson, Janice Gower

Liner Notes

Producer – Dick Griffey, The Whispers
Producer (Special Assistant) – Kossi Gardner, Lakeside
Producer (Special Assistant) – Leon Sylvers
Arranged By – Lakeside (Track 2)
Arranged By – Dick Griffey, Gene Page (Track 5)
Arranged By (Horn & String) – John Parrish (Track 1)
Arranged By (Horn & String) – Tom Tom 84 (Tracks 3, 6, 7, 8)
Arranged By (Horn & String) – John Parrish (Track 4)
Arranged By (Rhythm) – Gene Page (Track 3)
Arranged By (Vocal) – Nicholas Caldwell
Concertmaster – Janice Gower
Engineer (Mixing) – Kerry McNabb
Engineer (Recording), Engineer (Mixing) – Steve Hodge
Mastered By – Wally Traugott

Design (Album) – Gribbitt!, Tim Bryant
Photography By – Ron Slenzak

Phonographic Copyright (p) – Dick Griffey Productions
Copyright (c) – RCA Records
Manufactured By – RCA Records
Distributed By – RCA Records
Mastered At – Capitol Records
Mixed At – Westlake Audio
Mixed At – Paramount Recording Studios
Recorded At – Studio Masters