1975 Bobby Womack – I Don’t Know What The World Is Coming To

I Don’t Know What the World Is Coming To is the seventh studio album by American singer-songwriter Bobby Womack. The album was released on March 28, 1975, by United Artists Records. The album debuted at number 126 on the Billboard 200.

In 1978 British rock singer Rod Stewart lifted the melody from “(If You Want My Love) Put Something Down On It” for his hit song “Da Ya Think I’m Sexy?”

Tracks

1  Interlude #1 / I Don’t Know () 03:15
1a  Interlude #1 (Bobby Womack)
1b  I Don’t Know (Bobby Womack; Truman Thomas) 00:00
2  Superstar (Cecil Womack; Mary Womack) 03:37
3  (If You Want My Love) Put Something Down On It (Bobby Womack; Cecil Womack) 03:44
4  Git It (Bobby Womack; Leon Ware) 04:24
5  What’s Your World (Leon Ware) 05:15
6  Check It Out (Bobby Womack) 03:50
7  Interlude #2 (Bobby Womack) 03:51
8  Jealous Love (Bobby Womack; Cecil Womack) 05:49
9  It’s All Over Now (Bobby Womack) 02:56
10  Yes, Jesus Loves Me (Traditional) 04:24

Musicians

1 Interlude #1 / I Don’t Know
1a Interlude #1

BassBobby Womack
DrumsRobert Robertie
GuitarBobby Womack
Electric PianoTruman Thomas
OrganTruman Thomas
PianoRoger Dollarhide
FluteErnie Fields Jr
HarpCatherine Gotthoffer
ViolinJohn Blair
Background VocalsVangie Carmichael
VocalsBobby Womack


1b I Don’t Know

BassBobby Womack
DrumsRobert Robertie
DrumsRon Selico
GuitarGlen Goins
GuitarBobby Womack
Steel GuitarPete Kleinow
ClavinetTruman Thomas
Electric PianoTruman Thomas
OrganTruman Thomas
Background VocalsVangie Carmichael
Background VocalsSundray Tucker
VocalsTruman Thomas


2 Superstar

BassBobby Womack
DrumsJim Keltner
GuitarBobby Womack
Steel GuitarPete Kleinow
Electric PianoDavid Foster
OrganTruman Thomas
HarpCatherine Gotthoffer
ViolinJohn Blair
VibraphoneCosme DeAguero
VocalsBobby Womack


3 (If You Want My Love) Put Something Down On It

BassTommy Cogbill
DrumsBill Braun
GuitarCharles Fullilove
GuitarBobby Womack
Electric PianoTruman Thomas
OrganRoger Dollarhide
PianoBobby Wood
VocalsBobby Womack


4 Git It

BassPaul Stallworth
BassBobby Womack
DrumsJim Keltner
DrumsRobert Robertie
GuitarGlen Goins
GuitarBobby Womack
OrganWilliam Smith
TambourineBobby Womack
VocalsBobby Womack


5 What’s Your World

BassPaul Stallworth
BassBobby Womack
DrumsBill Lordan
GuitarGlen Goins
GuitarBobby Womack
Steel GuitarPete Kleinow
Electric PianoTruman Thomas
Electric PianoLeon Ware
MoogTruman Thomas
OrganTruman Thomas
PianoLeon Ware
ViolinJohn Blair
CongasJoe Lala
VocalsBobby Womack


6 Check It Out

BassBobby Womack
DrumsBill Lordan
GuitarCharles Fullilove
GuitarBobby Womack
ClavinetTruman Thomas
Electric PianoRoger Dollarhide
Electric PianoTruman Thomas
SynthesizerTruman Thomas
VocalsBobby Womack


7 Interlude #2

BassChuck Rainey
DrumsRobert Robertie
GuitarCharles Fullilove
GuitarBobby Womack
GuitarKen Khristian
Electric PianoDavid Foster
Electric PianoTruman Thomas
SynthesizerTruman Thomas
CongasBill Braun
Background VocalsLinda Lawrence
VocalsBobby Womack


8 Jealous Love

BassChuck Rainey
DrumsBill Lordan
GuitarLarry Otis
ClavinetTruman Thomas
Electric PianoTruman Thomas
OrganTruman Thomas
VocalsBobby Womack


9 It’s All Over Now

BassBobby Womack
DrumsLarry Zack
GuitarBobby Womack
GuitarJackie Clark
Steel GuitarPete Kleinow
ClavinetTruman Thomas
Electric PianoTruman Thomas
VocalsBill Withers
VocalsBobby Womack


10 Yes, Jesus Loves Me

BassBobby Womack
DrumsSoko Richardson
GuitarBobby Womack
OrganTruman Thomas
PianoTruman Thomas
VocalsBobby Womack

Other Musicians

Backing Vocals – Bobby’s Babies(Tracks 2, 5)
Backing Vocals – The Valentinos (Track 2)
Horns – Peace (Tracks 5, 6)
Strings – Rene Hall(Tracks 1b, 8)
Strings – Bobby Womack (Track 1b)

Liner Notes

Producer – Bobby Womack
Co-producer – Truman Thomas
Adapted By – Bobby Womack, Roger Dollarhide (Track 10)
Arranged By – Bobby Womack, Roger Dollarhide (Track 10)
Coordinator – Greg Lewerke
Engineer – Roger Dollarhide
Recorded By – Bill Jimerson, Carrot Faye, Ted Myers

Art Direction – Bob Cato, Lloyd Ziff
Photography By – Doug Metzler

Recorded At Paramount Recording Studios
Phonographic Copyright (p) United Artists Music And Records Group, Inc.
Copyright (c) United Artists Music And Records Group, Inc.