1981 Osamu Kitajima – Dragon King

Dragon King is an album by Osamu Kitajima, released in 1981.

Osamu Kitajima (喜多嶋 修), also known by the pseudonym Justin Heathcliff, is a Japanese musician, producer, composer, and multi‑instrumentalist.

Tracks

1  Hot Strings Invasion (Osamu Kitajima) 5:43
2  Lake Spirit (Osamu Kitajima) 3:41
3  Say You Will (Osamu Kitajima; Artis Phillips; Phil Perry) 4:15
4  Share My Love (Osamu Kitajima; Phil Perry) 5:48
5  Dragon King (Osamu Kitajima) 6:42
6  Willow Pattern (Osamu Kitajima; Geoffrey Hales) 6:47
7  Yamame (Osamu Kitajima) 5:19

Media

Musicians

1 Hot Strings Invasion

BassBunny Brunel
DrumsTom Brechtlein
RhodesVictor Feldman
Acoustic GuitarOsamu Kitajima
ShamisenTakeo Takahashi
PercussionGeoffrey Hales


2 Lake Spirit

BassLarry Ball
DrumsCarlos Vega
DrumsGeoffrey Hales
GuitarOsamu Kitajima
Acoustic GuitarOsamu Kitajima
Acoustic GuitarMasayuki Suzuki
RhodesVictor Feldman
ShakuhachiKazu Matsui
PercussionGeoffrey Hales


3 Say You Will

BassLarry Ball
DrumsJames Gadson
KotoOsamu Kitajima
RhodesVictor Feldman
Background VocalsDarryl Phinnessee
Background VocalsKevin Sanlin
VocalsPhil Perry
VocalsRena Scott


4 Share My Love

BassLarry Ball
DrumsJames Gadson
RhodesVictor Feldman
Acoustic GuitarOsamu Kitajima
Acoustic GuitarMasayuki Suzuki
KotoOsamu Kitajima
Background VocalsDarryl Phinnessee
Background VocalsKevin Sanlin
Background VocalsPhil Perry
VocalsRena Scott


5 Dragon King

BassBunny Brunel
DrumsHarvey Mason Sr
Acoustic GuitarOsamu Kitajima
Acoustic GuitarMasayuki Suzuki
BiwaOsamu Kitajima
KotoOsamu Kitajima
RhodesVictor Feldman
ShakuhachiKazu Matsui
PercussionGeoffrey Hales
PercussionOsamu Kitajima


6 Willow Pattern

BassLarry Ball
DrumsCarlos Vega
DrumsGeoffrey Hales
Acoustic GuitarMasayuki Suzuki
RhodesVictor Feldman
ShakuhachiKazu Matsui
PercussionGeoffrey Hales
VocalsWendy Matthews


7 Yamame

Liner Notes

Producer – Osamu Kitajima, Richard Evans
Producer (Executive) – Kunihiko Murai, Shoro Kawazoe
Arranged By (Rhythm Arrangements) – Osamu Kitajima
Arranged By (String Arrangements, Rhythm Arrangements) – Richard Evans
Engineer – Larry Hirsch

Design (Cover Design) – Ikko Tanaka, Katsuhiro Kinoshita

Phonographic Copyright (p) – Arista Records, Inc.
Copyright (c) – Arista Records, Inc.
Recorded At – Paramount Recording Studios
Recorded At – Redwing Studios