Norman Connors (born March 1, 1947) is an American jazz drummer, composer, arranger, and producer who has led some influential jazz and R&B groups. He also achieved several big R&B hits of the day, especially with love ballads. He is possibly best known for the 1976 hit, “You Are My Starship” on which lead vocals were sung by Michael Henderson.
1 Mother Of The Future (Carlos Garnett) 06:49
2 Back On The Street (Richard Clay) 04:03
3 Welcome (John Coltrane) 07:14
4 Slew Foot (Anthony Jackson; Reggie Lucas) 03:17
5 Dreams (Eddie Henderson) 06:14
6 Chuka (Elmer Gibson) 03:28
7 Jump Street (Norman Connors) 02:39
|Electric Piano||Elmer Gibson|
|Percussion||Dom Um Romao|
1 Mother Of The Future
2 Back On The Street
4 Slew Foot
7 Jump Street
Producer – Skip Drinkwater
Production Assistant – Ralph Moss
Arranged By – Carlos Garnett (Tracks 1, 3)
Arranged By – Richard Clay (Track 2)
Arranged By – Norman Connors (Track 3)
Arranged By – Reggie Lucas (Track 4)
Arranged By – Elmer Gibson (Track 6)
Engineer (Assistant) – Doug Rider, Phil Prevete, Randy Mason
Engineer (Mixing) – Ralph Moss
Engineer (Recording) – Ralph Moss
Mastered By – Ralph Moss
Design (Creative), Packaging – Milton Sincoff
Photography By – Joel Brodsky
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Buddah Records, Inc.
Manufactured By – Buddah Records, Inc.
Distributed By – Buddah Records, Inc.
Recorded At – Bell Sound Studios
Mixed At – Bell Sound Studios
Mastered At – Sterling Sound
Pressed By – Sonic Recording Products, Inc.