is a 1973 album by You've Got It Bad Girl Quincy Jones. [1 ]
The title track is a song written by
Stevie Wonder and originally released on his 1972 triple grammy winning album Talking Book. The version of Superstition from the same album features singers Bill Withers, Billy Preston and Wonder himself, billed as 'The Beautiful Brothers'.
The eighth track,
Sanford and Son Theme (The Streetbeater), was edited into two parts, and used for the opening and closing credits themes for NBC's Sanford and Son.
The final track on the album, "Chump Change", was first used as the main theme to 1972's
on The New Bill Cosby Show CBS, where Jones's orchestra provided music. The CBS game show used "Chump Change" as its main theme as well, both in 1974 and on its revival in 1989. It is also used as the main theme to the Dutch radio program Now You See It . Langs de lijn
Track listing [ edit ]
Summer in the City" – 4:05 "Eyes of Love" (
Quincy Jones, Bob Russell) – 3:28 Tribute to
A.F.: "Daydreaming"/" First Time Ever I Saw Your Face" ( Aretha Franklin)/( Ewan MacColl) – 7:11 "Love Theme from
The Getaway" (Jones) – 2:35 "You've Got It Bad Girl" (
Stevie Wonder, Yvonne Wright) – 5:45 "
Superstition" (Wonder) – 4:32 "
Manteca" ( Gil Fuller, Dizzy Gillespie, Chano Pozo) – 8:42 "
Sanford and Son Theme (The Streetbeater)" (Jones) – 3:05 "Chump Change" (
Bill Cosby, Jones) – 3:19
Personnel [ edit ]
Dave Grusin – electric piano
Valerie Simpson – vocals
Phil Woods – alto saxophone
Tom Junior Morgan – Harmonica soloist
Toots Thielemans – Guitar, Whistle, Harmonica
Ernie Watts – Saxophone
Bobbye Porter – Percussion
Quincy Duke – Vocals
Bob James & Creations – Keyboards
Ray Brown – Bass guitar, Producer, Mixing
Carole Kaye - Bass guitar
Chuck Rainey - Bass guitar
Eddie Louis – Soloist
George Duke – Piano
Quincy Jones – Trumpet, Arranger, Conductor, Vocals, Producer, Mixing, Soloist
Phil Ramone – Engineer Kevin Reeves –
Phil (Boogie) Schier – Mixing
Cat Anderson - soloist
Grady Tate - Drums
Jazz Albums: #1
[2 ] R&B Albums: #14
[2 ] The Billboard 200: #94
References [ edit ]