1981 Joe Sample – Voices In The Rain

Voices In The Rain is the fifth solo album by Joe Sample, released in 1981 on MCA Records.


1  Voices In The Rain (Joe Sample) 06:27
2  Burnin’ Up The Carnival (Joe Sample; Will Jennings) 07:20
3  Greener Grass (Joe Sample) 05:23
4  Eye Of The Hurricane (Joe Sample) 05:19
5  Dream Of Dreams (Joe Sample) 04:48
6  Shadows (Joe Sample) 06:12
7  Sonata In Solitude (Joe Sample) 05:57



BassAbraham Laboriel Sr
DrumsStix Hooper
GuitarDean Parks
Electric PianoJoe Sample
PianoJoe Sample
SynthesizerJoe Sample
ProgrammingRory Kaplan
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa

Other Musicians

1 Voices In The Rain

FlugelhornJerry Hey
FluteNika Rejto
TrumpetJerry Hey

2 Burnin’ Up The Carnival

Background VocalsFlora Purim
Background VocalsPauline Wilson
VocalsJosie James

3 Greener Grass

FlugelhornJerry Hey
FluteNika Rejto
TrumpetJerry Hey

4 Eye Of The Hurricane

FlugelhornJerry Hey
FluteNika Rejto
TrumpetJerry Hey

6 Shadows

Background VocalsFlora Purim

7 Sonata In Solitude

Acoustic BassRay Brown
GuitarJohn Collins
ViolinLakshminarayana Subramaniam

Liner Notes

Producer – Joe Sample, Wilton Felder, Stix Hooper
Arranged By (Strings) – Joe Sample
Conductor (Strings) – Joe Sample
Contractor (Strings) – Sidney Sharp
Coordinator (Equipment) – Michael Lovelady
Coordinator (Production) – Pamela Hope Lobue
Engineer – Greg Venable
Engineer (Assistant) – Russell Bracher
Executive Assistant – Tom Hooper
Mixed By – Galen Senogles

Manufactured By – MCA Records, Inc.
Produced For – Crusaders Productions, Inc.
Phonographic Copyright (p) – MCA Records, Inc.
Copyright (c) – MCA Records, Inc.
Recorded At – Britannia Studios
Pressed By – MCA Pressing Plant, Gloversville
Mixed At – Producers Workshop
Mastered At – The Mastering Lab