is the fourth studio album by Making Music American R&B singer Bill Withers. It was also released in the UK as . Making Friends
Reception [ edit ]
Making Music was released in 1975 and is Withers' first album on Columbia Records due to Sussex Records folding in July 1975. The album charted at number seven on the R&B album charts. The album was released in the UK by CBS under the title of 'Making Friends' also in 1975.
Track listing [ edit ]
All songs written by Bill Withers; except where noted.
"I Wish You Well" 3:57
"The Best You Can"
(Withers, Benorce Blackmon) 2:33 "Make Love to Your Mind" 6:23
"I Love You Dawn" 2:36
"She's Lonely" 5:15
"Sometimes a Song"
(Withers, Raymond Jackson) 4:44 "Paint Your Pretty Picture" 5:43
(Withers, Diane Gonneau) 3:13 "Don't You Want to Stay?"
(Withers, Melvin Dunlap, Raymond Jackson) 4:03 "Hello Like Before"
(Withers, John Collins) 5:29
Personnel [ edit ]
Bill Withers – Lead Vocals and Backing Vocals, Acoustic Guitar
Larry Nash - Keyboards, Melodica
James Jamerson, Louis Johnson, Bass
Ray Parker, Jr., Wah-Wah Watson, George Johnson, David T. Walker - Electric Guitar Dennis Badimir - Acoustic Guitar
Dave Grusin - Keyboards
Harvey Mason, Sr. - Drums
Ralph MacDonald - Percussion
Ernie Watts - Soprano Saxophone
Paul Riser - Horn, Strings
Jim Gilstrap, Augie Johnson, Caroline Willis, Myrna Matthews, Tom Bahler - Backing Vocals
Singles [ edit ]
External links [ edit ]
References [ edit ]