Soul on Jazz

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Soul on Jazz
Studio album by Philip Bailey
Released April 23, 2002
Genre Jazz
Label Heads Up International Records
Producer Philip Bailey, Bob Belden, Bob Beldon, Scott Kinsey, Dave Love, Myron McKinley
Philip Bailey chronology
Dreams
(1999)
Soul on Jazz
(2002)
Life and Love
(2002)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Soul on Jazz is a 2002 album by Philip Bailey which was released on Heads Up International Records. On the album, Bailey covered Thelonious Monk's "Ruby, My Dear", Earth, Wind & Fire's "Keep Your Head to the Sky", Joe Zawinul's "Mercy, Mercy, Mercy", Gene McDaniels's "Compared to What" and Herbie Hancock's "Tell Me a Bedtime Story".[2]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "My Indiscretions"   Sir Bailey, Joe Zawinul 4:25
2. "Dear Ruby (Ruby, My Dear)"   Thelonious Monk, Sally Swisher 4:42
3. "Compared to What"   Gene McDaniels 4:59
4. "Nature Boy"   Eden, Ahbez 4:57
5. "Bop-Skip-Doodle"   Sir Bailey, Wayne "Dj Smash" Cobbs 4:24
6. "Unrestrained"   Sir Bailey, Myron McKinley 3:48
7. "Mercy, Mercy, Mercy"   Johnny "Guitar" Watson, Larry Williams, Joe Zawinul 4:51
8. "Keep Your Head to the Sky"   Maurice White 4:56
9. "Sometime Ago"   Chick Corea, Neville Potter 3:47
10. "Tell Me a Bedtime Story"   Herbie Hancock, Jean Hancock 5:14
11. "On the Red Clay"   Freddie Hubbard, Mark Murphy 5:01

[2]

Personnel[edit]

Musicians[edit]

  • Don Alias – guitar, percussion, conga, handclapping
  • Philip Bailey - percussion, arranger, conga, timbales, vocals, background vocals, handclapping
  • Billy Baker – background vocals
  • Bob Belden - percussion, conga, soprano saxophone, handclapping
  • Robert Brookins - background vocals
  • Alanda Burroughs – acoustic guitar
  • Michael "Dino" Campbell - guitar
  • Ira Coleman – acoustic bass
  • Charmaine Cousins - background vocals
  • Ronnie Cuber – baritone saxophone
  • Daniel de los Reyes - conga
  • David Dyson – bass guitar
  • John Hart - guitar, soloist,
  • Billy Kilson – drums
  • Scott Kinsey - piano, keyboards, handclapping, Fender Rhodes piano
  • Dave Love - percussion, conga, handclapping
  • Lou Marini - alto saxophone
  • Myron McKinley - piano, keyboards, melodica
  • Scott Wendholt - trumpet
  • David Whitworth - background vocals

Production[edit]

  • Andy Ackland – technical engineer
  • Philip Bailey - percussion, arranger, producer
  • Bob Belden – percussion, arranger, producer
  • Bob Beldon – arranger, producer
  • DJ Smash - arranger, producer
  • Robert Brookins – programming, producer
  • Mark Fraunfelder - assistant engineer
  • Robert Friedrich – engineer
  • Lou Hemsey – mastering
  • Scott Kinsey - arranger, programming, producer, orchestration
  • Tim Lauber - assistant engineer
  • Dave Love - executive producer
  • Myron McKinley – arranger, producer
  • Tim Stritmater - assistant engineer
  • David Whitworth – vocal arrangement[citation needed]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ a b "Soul on Jazz - Overview". allmusic.com. Retrieved 17 June, 2009.