1973 The Crusaders – Unsung Heroes

Unsung Heroes is the fifth album by The Crusaders, released in 1973 on Blue Thumb.


1  Unsung Heroes (Wayne Henderson) 03:10
2  Lay It On The Line (Stix Hooper) 03:30
3  Crossfire (Joe Sample) 06:38
4  Hard Times (David Newman) 04:38
5  Let’s Boogie (Wayne Henderson) 04:29
6  Freedom Sound (Joe Sample) 01:42
7  In The Middle Of The River (Wayne Henderson) 05:20
8  Heavy Up (Don’t Get Light With Me) (Joe Sample) 03:11
9  Night Theme (Stix Hooper) 07:18
10  Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep (Joe Sample) 04:28



BassMax Bennett
BassWilton Felder
DrumsStix Hooper
GuitarArthur Adams
Guitar (solo)Larry Carlton
KeyboardsJoe Sample
SaxWilton Felder
TromboneWayne Henderson

Liner Notes

Producer – Stewart Levine
Engineer – Rik Pekkonen
Mastered By – Arnie Acosta

Design – Rod Dyer

Recorded At Wally Heider Recording Studio, Los Angeles
Mastered At The Mastering Lab
Pressed By Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Terre Haute