1972 Oscar Brown Jr – Brother Where Are You

Brother Where Are You is the tenth album by Oscar Brown Jr, released in 1972 on Atlantic.

Oscar Brown Jr. (October 10, 1926 – May 29, 2005) was an American singer, songwriter, playwright, poet, civil rights activist, and actor. Aside from his career, Brown ran unsuccessfully for office in both the Illinois state legislature and the U.S. Congress. Brown wrote numerous songs (only 125 have been published), 12 albums, and more than a dozen musical plays.

Tracks

1  The Lone Ranger (Oscar Brown Jr) 04:05
2  Under The Sun (Oscar Brown Jr) 03:48
3  The Joneses (Oscar Brown Jr) 04:08
4  If You Came Back (Oscar Brown Jr) 03:55
5  Seperate Ways (Oscar Brown Jr) 03:18
6  Brother Where Are You (Oscar Brown Jr) 03:29
7  I Love San Francisco (Oscar Brown Jr; Luiz Henrique) 03:24
8  Who Knows What Goes When The Doors Close? (Oscar Brown Jr; Floyd Morris) 02:41
9  Memory Lane (Oscar Brown Jr) 02:56
10  From My Windows (Oscar Brown Jr) 03:43
11  Like A Flower (Oscar Brown Jr; O Mello Filho) 03:56

Media

Musicians

1 The Lone Ranger

BassWilliam Salter
DrumsRay Lucas
GuitarDavid Spinozza
GuitarKeith Loving
PianoFloyd Morris
SaxFrank Wess
SaxCharles Foukles
SaxSeldon Powell
TrumpetErnie Royal
TrumpetJoe Newman
Background VocalsCissy Houston
Background VocalsTender Loving Care
VocalsOscar Brown Jr


2 Under The Sun

BassChuck Rainey
DrumsLeon Chancler
GuitarDavid T Walker
Acoustic GuitarSivuca
ClavinetJoe Sample
Electric PianoJoe Sample
PianoSivuca
PianoLanny Hartley
PianoJoe Sample
AccordionSivuca
HarmonicaEric Kaz
SaxRobin Kenyatta
SaxSeldon Powell
TromboneJack Jeffers
TrumpetJoe Newman
PercussionBobbye Hall
Background VocalsSivuca
Background VocalsThe Waters
VocalsOscar Brown Jr


3 The Joneses

BassChuck Rainey
DrumsLeon Chancler
GuitarDavid T Walker
Acoustic GuitarSivuca
ClavinetJoe Sample
Electric PianoJoe Sample
PianoSivuca
PianoLanny Hartley
PianoJoe Sample
AccordionSivuca
HarmonicaEric Kaz
SaxRobin Kenyatta
SaxSeldon Powell
TromboneJack Jeffers
TrumpetJoe Newman
PercussionBobbye Hall
Background VocalsSivuca
Background VocalsThe Waters
VocalsOscar Brown Jr


4 If You Came Back

BassWilliam Salter
DrumsRay Lucas
GuitarDavid Spinozza
GuitarKeith Loving
PianoFloyd Morris
SaxFrank Wess
SaxCharles Foukles
SaxSeldon Powell
TrumpetErnie Royal
TrumpetJoe Newman
Background VocalsCissy Houston
Background VocalsTender Loving Care
VocalsOscar Brown Jr


5 Seperate Ways

BassChuck Rainey
DrumsLeon Chancler
GuitarDavid T Walker
Acoustic GuitarSivuca
ClavinetJoe Sample
Electric PianoJoe Sample
PianoSivuca
PianoLanny Hartley
PianoJoe Sample
AccordionSivuca
HarmonicaEric Kaz
SaxRobin Kenyatta
SaxSeldon Powell
TromboneJack Jeffers
TrumpetJoe Newman
PercussionBobbye Hall
Background VocalsSivuca
Background VocalsThe Waters
VocalsOscar Brown Jr


6 Brother Where Are You

BassChuck Rainey
DrumsLeon Chancler
GuitarDavid T Walker
Acoustic GuitarSivuca
ClavinetJoe Sample
Electric PianoJoe Sample
PianoSivuca
PianoLanny Hartley
PianoJoe Sample
AccordionSivuca
HarmonicaEric Kaz
SaxRobin Kenyatta
SaxSeldon Powell
TromboneJack Jeffers
TrumpetJoe Newman
PercussionBobbye Hall
Background VocalsSivuca
Background VocalsThe Waters
VocalsOscar Brown Jr


7 I Love San Francisco

BassChuck Rainey
DrumsLeon Chancler
GuitarDavid T Walker
Acoustic GuitarSivuca
ClavinetJoe Sample
Electric PianoJoe Sample
PianoSivuca
PianoLanny Hartley
PianoJoe Sample
AccordionSivuca
HarmonicaEric Kaz
SaxRobin Kenyatta
SaxSeldon Powell
TromboneJack Jeffers
TrumpetJoe Newman
PercussionBobbye Hall
Background VocalsSivuca
Background VocalsThe Waters
VocalsOscar Brown Jr


8 Who Knows What Goes When The Doors Close?

BassWilliam Salter
DrumsRay Lucas
GuitarDavid Spinozza
GuitarKeith Loving
PianoFloyd Morris
SaxFrank Wess
SaxCharles Foukles
SaxSeldon Powell
TrumpetErnie Royal
TrumpetJoe Newman
Background VocalsCissy Houston
Background VocalsTender Loving Care
VocalsOscar Brown Jr


9 Memory Lane

BassChuck Rainey
DrumsLeon Chancler
GuitarDavid T Walker
Acoustic GuitarSivuca
ClavinetJoe Sample
Electric PianoJoe Sample
PianoSivuca
PianoLanny Hartley
PianoJoe Sample
AccordionSivuca
HarmonicaEric Kaz
SaxRobin Kenyatta
SaxSeldon Powell
TromboneJack Jeffers
TrumpetJoe Newman
PercussionBobbye Hall
Background VocalsSivuca
Background VocalsThe Waters
VocalsOscar Brown Jr


10 From My Windows

BassWilliam Salter
DrumsRay Lucas
GuitarDavid Spinozza
GuitarKeith Loving
PianoFloyd Morris
SaxFrank Wess
SaxCharles Foukles
SaxSeldon Powell
TrumpetErnie Royal
TrumpetJoe Newman
Background VocalsCissy Houston
Background VocalsTender Loving Care
VocalsOscar Brown Jr


11 Like A Flower

BassChuck Rainey
DrumsLeon Chancler
GuitarDavid T Walker
Acoustic GuitarSivuca
ClavinetJoe Sample
Electric PianoJoe Sample
PianoSivuca
PianoLanny Hartley
PianoJoe Sample
AccordionSivuca
HarmonicaEric Kaz
SaxRobin Kenyatta
SaxSeldon Powell
TromboneJack Jeffers
TrumpetJoe Newman
PercussionBobbye Hall
Background VocalsSivuca
Background VocalsThe Waters
VocalsOscar Brown Jr

Other Musicians

Liner Notes

Producer – Joel Dorn (Tracks 1, 4, 8, 10),
Producer – Michael Cuscuna (Tracks 2 to 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10)
Arranged By – Floyd Morris (Tracks 1, 4, 8, 10)
Arranged By – Sivuca (Tracks 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 9, 11)

Distributed By – Warner Music Japan Inc.
Manufactured By – Warner Music Japan Inc.
Phonographic Copyright (p) – WEA International Inc.
Copyright (c) – WEA International Inc.