1974 Earth, Wind & Fire – Open Our Eyes

Open Our Eyes is the fifth studio album by American band Earth, Wind & Fire, released on March 25, 1974 on Columbia Records. The album rose to No. 1 on the Billboard Top Soul Albums chart and No. 15 on the Top Pop Albums chart. Open Our Eyes has been certified Platinum in the US by the RIAA.


Mighty Mighty (Maurice White; Verdine White) 03:00
Devotion (Maurice White; Philip Bailey) 04:46
3  Fair But So Uncool (Charles Stepney; Rick Giles) 03:37
4  Feelin’ Blue (Maurice White; Kenny Altman) 04:24
Kalimba Story (Maurice White; Verdine White) 03:59
6  Drum Song (Maurice White) 05:06
7  Tee Nine Chee Bit (Charles Stepney; Maurice White; Philip Bailey) 03:42
8  Spasmodic Mood (Eddie Harris) 01:49
9  Caribou (Charles Stepney; Rick Giles) 03:23
10  Open Our Eyes (Leon Lumpkins) 05:02


BassVerdine White
DrumsRalph Johnson
DrumsMaurice White
GuitarAl McKay
GuitarJohnny Graham
OrganLarry Dunn
PianoLarry Dunn
SynthesizerLarry Dunn
FluteAndrew Woolfolk
SaxAndrew Woolfolk
CongasPhilip Bailey
KalimbaMaurice White
PercussionVerdine White
PercussionPhilip Bailey
PercussionAl McKay
PercussionJohnny Graham
PercussionRalph Johnson
VocalsVerdine White
VocalsAl McKay
VocalsPhilip Bailey
VocalsMaurice White

Liner Notes

Producer – Joe Wissert, Maurice White
Producer (Associate) – Charles Stepney
Arranged By – Charles Stepney, Earth, Wind & Fire
Engineer– Bruce Botnick
Mastered By – Arnie Acosta
Mastered By – Allen Zentz (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 4, 5)
Remix – Bruce Botnick

Photography – Lee Lawrence

Mastered At The Mastering Lab
Mastered At Customatrix
Recorded At Caribou Ranch
Remixed At Hollywood Sound Recorders
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