1979 Switch – Switch II

Switch II is the second album from the R&B group Switch, released in 1979. Included on the album is one of the band’s biggest and most often-sampled hits, “I Call Your Name”.


1  You’re The One For Me (Bobby DeBarge; Elaine Brown; Phillip Ingram) 04:41
2  Next To You (Gregory Williams) 04:10
Best Beat In Town (Bobby DeBarge) 04:56
4  Calling On All Girls (Hazel G Jackson; Jermaine Jackson; Maureen Bailey) 04:36
5  Go On Doin’ What You Feel (Jermaine Jackson; Maureen Bailey; Michael L Smith) 05:37
6  Fallin’ (Gregory Williams) 05:46
I Call Your Name (Bobby DeBarge; Gregory Williams) 07:30


BassThomas DeBarge
DrumsJody Sims
KeyboardsBobby DeBarge
KeyboardsEd Fluellen
KeyboardsGregory Williams
TrumpetGregory Williams
VocalsBobby DeBarge
VocalsThomas DeBarge
VocalsEd Fluellen
VocalsPhillip Ingram

Other Musicians

BassEddie Watkins Jr
DrumsEd Greene
GuitarMichael McGloiry
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
GuitarTim May
KeyboardsGreg Phillinganes
PianoJoe Sample
PercussionGary Coleman
Background VocalsRonnie Vann
Background VocalsJermaine Jackson
MusicianJohn McClain
MusicianMichael L Smith

Liner Notes

Producer – Bobby DeBarge (Tracks 1, 3, 7)
Producer – Gregory Williams (Tracks 2, 6)
Producer – Jermaine Jackson (Tracks 4, 5)
Producer (Executive) – Hazel G Jackson, Jermaine Jackson
Product Manager – Brenda M. Boyce
Arranged By (Horns) – Michael L. Smith (Track 5)
Arranged By (Rhythm) – Don Peake, Jermaine Jackson, Switch (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 6, 7)
Arranged By (Strings, Horns) – Ray Dewey (Tracks A2, B2), William Goldstein (Tracks 1, 3, 4, 5, 7)
Engineer – Art Stewart, Barney Perkins, Bob Robitaille, Jane Clark, Jerry Brown, Reginald Dozier

Art Direction – John Cabalka
Design (Cover) – Earl Klasky
Photography By – Douglas Kirkland

Phonographic Copyright (p) – Motown Record Corporation
Copyright (c) – Motown Record Corporation