Sweet Revival

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Sweet Revival
Sweet Revival.jpg
Studio album by Ronnie Foster
Released 1972
Recorded December 14 & 15, 1972
Genre Jazz
Length 45:01
Label Blue Note
Producer Horace Ott
Ronnie Foster chronology
The Two Headed Freap
(1972)The Two Headed Freap1972
Sweet Revival
Ronnie Foster Live: Cookin' with Blue Note at Montreux
(1973)Ronnie Foster Live: Cookin' with Blue Note at Montreux1973

Sweet Revival is the second album by American organist Ronnie Foster recorded in 1972 and released on the Blue Note label.[1]


The Allmusic review by Stephen Thomas Erlewine awarded the album 4 stars and stated "Although the album sounds dated, the grooves are funky, and Sweet Revival remains one of the most engaging records of groovy, jazzy funk-soul of its era".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Ronnie Foster except as noted.

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Sweet Revival" Joe Sample 3:52
2. "Lisa's Love"   5:20
3. "Back Stabbers" Leon Huff, Gene McFadden, John Whitehead 3:20
4. "Me and Mrs. Jones" Kenny Gamble, Cary Gilbert, Huff 4:23
5. "Alone Again (Naturally)" Gilbert O'Sullivan 4:05
6. "Where Is the Love" Ralph MacDonald, William Salter 5:26
7. "Some Neck"   4:43
8. "It's Just Gotta Be That Way" Wayne Henderson 3:49
9. "Superwoman" Stevie Wonder 5:00
10. "Inot"   5:03
  • Recorded at Generation Sound Studios, New York City on December 14 & 15, 1972



  1. ^ Blue Note Records discography accessed January 2, 2010
  2. ^ a b Erlewine, S. T. Allmusic Review accessed January 2, 2010