Tico Rico

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Tico Rico
Studio album by Hank Crawford
Released 1977 (1977)
Genre Funk, jazz
Label Kudu

Tico Rico is a 1977 jazz/funk album recorded by saxophonist Hank Crawford and produced by Creed Taylor on the Kudu Records label. The music featured CTI recording artists including Eric Gale, Steve Gadd, Jon Faddis and Randy Brecker. It appeared at number 31 on Billboard Magazine's Best Selling Jazz LPs on October 8, 1977[1] and peaked at number 28.

Tracklist[edit]

  1. "Tico Rico" (David Matthews) - 4:50
  2. "Teach Me Tonight" (De Paul, Cahn) - 4:18.
  3. "Lady Soul" (Matthews) - 4:45
  4. "Lullaby Of Love" (Floyd, Williams) - 4:46
  5. "I've Just Seen A Face" (Lennon, McCartney) - 6:30
  6. "Lament" (Matthews) - 5:06
  7. "Funky Rooster" (Matthews) - 5:54

Personnel[edit]

Additional musicians[edit]

  • Alan Shulman, Charles McCracken - cello
  • Emanuel Vardi, Lamar Alsop - viola
  • Charles Libove, David Nadien, Emanuel Green, Marvin Morgenstern, Matthew Raimondi, Max Ellen, Max Pollikoff, Paul Gershman - violin
  • Raymond Simpson, Zachary Sanders - backing vocals
  • Frank Floyd - backing vocals, solo vocal

Technical personnel[edit]

  • Creed Taylor - producer
  • David Palmer - mixing engineer
  • Joe Jorgensen - overdubbing engineer
  • Don Hahn - recording engineer
  • Carole Kowalchuk, Sib Chalawick - album art
  • White Gate - photography

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Best Selling Jazz LPs". Billboard Magazine 89 (40): 94. October 8, 1977. 

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