1980 Letta Mbulu – Sound Of A Rainbow

Sound Of A Rainbow is an album by Letta Mbulu, released in 1980.

Letta Mbulu (born 23 August 1942) is a South African jazz singer who has been active since the 1960s.

Tracks

1  Kilimanjaro Take Us Higher (Caiphus Semenya; Letta Mbulu) 04:57
2  Help Me Somebody (Caiphus Semenya; Letta Mbulu; Pamela Jones) 03:54
3  Everybody Sing Along (Caiphus Semenya) 05:41
4  Ndi-Phendule (Caiphus Semenya; Hotep Cecil Barnard; Letta Mbulu) 03:51
5  Love Beyond (Caiphus Semenya; Pamela Jones) 04:24
6  Don’t Let Go Of Me (Randy Edelman) 03:41
7  Music Is A Rainbow (Caiphus Semenya) 04:50

Musicians

1 Kilimanjaro Take Us Higher

BassDavid Shields
GuitarMitch Holder
KeyboardsJohn Barnes
PianoHoward Pfeiter
SynthesizerJohn Barnes
SynthesizerHoward Pfeiter
SynthesizerGary Mielke
PercussionOliver Brown
VocalsLetta Mbulu


2 Help Me Somebody

BassBob Popwell
DrumsRaymond Pounds
GuitarArthur Adams
GuitarMitch Holder
Electric PianoHotep Cecil Barnard
SynthesizerJohn Barnes
CongasPaulinho Da Costa
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
VocalsLetta Mbulu


3 Everybody Sing Along

BassNathan East
DrumsRaymond Pounds
GuitarDonald Griffin
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
KeyboardsMichael Stanton
SynthesizerJohn Barnes
CongasPaulinho Da Costa
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
VocalsLetta Mbulu


4 Ndi-Phendule

BassBob Popwell
Electric PianoHotep Cecil Barnard
GuitarArthur Adams
GuitarMitch Holder
CongasPaulinho Da Costa
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
VocalsCaiphus Semenya
VocalsLetta Mbulu


5 Love Beyond

BassBob Popwell
DrumsJames Gadson
GuitarArthur Adams
GuitarMitch Holder
Electric PianoHotep Cecil Barnard
SynthesizerJohn Barnes
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
VocalsLetta Mbulu


6 Don’t Let Go Of Me

BassDavid Shields
DrumsAlvin Taylor
GuitarMitch Holder
Electric PianoJohn Barnes
PianoHoward Pfeiter
SynthesizerJohn Barnes
SynthesizerHoward Pfeiter
SynthesizerGary Mielke
VocalsLetta Mbulu


7 Music Is A Rainbow

BassBob Popwell
DrumsRaymond Pounds
GuitarDonald Griffin
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
Electric PianoMichael Stanton
PianoJohn Barnes
SynthesizerJohn Barnes
HarpDorothy Ashby
CongasPaulinho Da Costa
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
VocalsAlex Brown
VocalsFred Sawyers
VocalsLetta Mbulu

Other Musicians

Background VocalsAlex Brown
Background VocalsCaiphus Semenya
Background VocalsDenise Routt
Background VocalsFred Sawyers

Liner Notes

Producer – Caiphus Semenya
Producer (Associate) – Letta Mbulu
Arranged By (Background Vocals) – Caiphus Semenya, Letta Mbulu
Arranged By (Strings) – Howard Pfeiter (Tracks 1, 6)
Arranged By (Strings) – Paul Riser (Tracks 2, 4, 5)
Engineer (Overdubs) – Gerry Brown
Remix – Gerry Brown

Design – Deborah May
Photography – Georgina Karvellas

Mastered At A&M Studios
Mixed At Concorde Recording Studios
Recorded By A&M Studios
(c) 1980 Munjale Inc