Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Chameleon
15:42
2 Watermelon Man
6:30
3 I Thought It Was You
8:57
4 You Bet Your Love
7:37
5 Ready or Not
6:44
6 Stars in Your Eyes
7:05
7 Saturday Night
7:14
8 Satisfied With Love
6:32
9 Rockit
4 5:26

Credits

CD 1

gankogui:
Bill Summers (tracks 1–2)
electric bass guitar:
Paul Jackson (Jazz bassist) (tracks 1–2)
marímbula:
Paul Jackson (Jazz bassist) (tracks 1–2)
strings:
Teressa Adams (track 3)
Lawrence Granger (track 3)
Roy Malan (track 3)
Nathan Rubin (track 3)
Linda Wood (strings) (track 3)
afuche / cabasa:
Bill Summers (tracks 1–2)
woodwind:
Fred Jackson (saxophonist) (track 3)
Jack Nimitz (track 3)
Dave Riddles (track 3)
Ernie Watts (track 3)
drums:
James Gadson (tracks 4–5)
Alphonse Mouzon (tracks 6–7)
Harvey Mason (jazz drummer) (tracks 1–2)
drums and guitar:
Ray Parker Jr. (track 5)
whistle:
Bill Summers (tracks 1–2)
tambourine:
Bill Summers (tracks 1–2)
synthesizer:
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (tracks 1–2)
soprano saxophone:
Bennie Maupin (tracks 1–2)
Clavinet:
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (tracks 1–2)
guitar:
Ray Obiedo (tracks 4–5)
Ray Parker Jr. (tracks 3, 6)
Carlos Santana (track 7)
Melvin "Wah Wah" Watson (tracks 3, 6–7)
bass:
Paul Jackson (Jazz bassist) (track 1)
Bill Laswell (track 9)
Byron Miller (bass guitarist) (track 3)
Freddie Washington (US session bassist) (tracks 6–7)
Eddie N. Watkins Jr. (tracks 4–5)
brass:
Garnett Brown (track 3)
Bobby Shew (track 3)
Maurice Spears (track 3)
percussion:
Sheila Escovedo (tracks 6–7)
Bill Summers (tracks 4–5)
percussion [beer bottle]:
Bill Summers (tracks 1–2)
percussion [log drum]:
Bill Summers (tracks 1–2)
keyboard:
Michael Beinhorn (track 9)
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (track 9)
keyboard and piano:
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (tracks 6–7)
balafon:
Bill Summers (tracks 1–2)
surdo:
Bill Summers (tracks 1–2)
Rhodes piano:
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (tracks 1–2)
bass clarinet:
Bennie Maupin (tracks 1–2)
alto flute:
Bennie Maupin (tracks 1–2)
shekere:
Bill Summers (tracks 1–2)
timbales:
Coke Escovedo (track 5)
tenor saxophone:
Bennie Maupin (tracks 1–2)
agogô:
Bill Summers (tracks 1–2)
congas:
Raul Rekow (track 3)
Sheila Escovedo (track 5)
Bill Summers (tracks 1–2)
arranger:
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (track 3)
Harvey Mason (jazz drummer) (track 2)
associate producer:
Jeffrey Cohen (70s/80s US funk/soul producer/songwriter) (tracks 4–5)
composer:
Jeffrey Cohen (70s/80s US funk/soul producer/songwriter) (track 3)
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (tracks 1–3)
Paul Jackson (Jazz bassist) (track 1)
Bennie Maupin (track 1)
Melvin Ragin (track 3)
Harvey Mason (jazz drummer) (track 1)
engineer:
Fred Catero (tracks 4–5)
David Rubinson (tracks 4–5)
mixer:
Dave Jerden (track 9)
producer:
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (tracks 1–3, 9)
Material (track 9)
David Rubinson (tracks 1–2, 4–5)
recording engineer:
Martin Bisi (track 9)
vocals:
Gavin Christopher (track 6)
Greg Walker (Member of Santana) (track 7)
writer:
Michael Beinhorn (track 9)
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (track 9)
Bill Laswell (track 9)
mixed at:
recorded at:
DJ-mixes:
sampled by:
Cellphone’s Dead by Beck (track 1)
Dr. Knockboot (album version) by Nas (track 1)
Sanctuary by Madonna (track 2)
Words of Wisdom by 2Pac (track 1)
recording of:
Chameleon (track 1)
Rockit (track 9)
Watermelon Man (track 2)