Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 You Can't Hide Love
Creative Source 3:23
2 Easy Money
Dee Dee Sharp 4:05
3 Heart's Desire
Don Blackman 4:32
4 Life Is Just a Moment (Parts 1 & 2)
Roy Ayers 6:41
5 Magic Ride
Bobby Lyle 5:34
6 Keep It Up
Milton Wright 4:12
7 Secret Rendezvous
René & Angela 4:16
8 California Dreaming
José Feliciano 4:08
9 Wind Parade
Donald Byrd 6:10
10 Passion Play
The Sugarhill Gang 5:13
11 Lucky Fellow
Leroy Hutson 5:01
12 Mary Jane
Rick James 5:00
13 How Could You Break My Heart
Bobby Womack 5:18
14 Save Their Souls
Hamilton Bohannon 4:55
15 It's a Desperate Situation
Marvin Gaye 3:05

Credits

CD 1

electric bass guitar [fender]:
Chuck Rainey (American bassist) (1975-08-20) (track 9)
drums (drum set):
Harvey Mason (jazz drummer) (1975-08-20) (track 9)
trumpet:
Ray Brown (soul/jazz trumpet player Raymond Lee Brown, 75-) (1975-08-20) (track 9)
strings arranger:
Wade Marcus (track 9)
George Tipton (track 8)
Clavinet and trumpet:
Fonce Mizell (1975-08-20) (track 9)
guitar:
Craig McMullen (1975-08-20) (track 9)
John Rowin (jazz guitarist) (1975-08-20) (track 9)
electric piano:
Skip Scarborough (1975-08-20) (track 9)
percussion:
Mayuto Correa (1975-08-20) (track 9)
piano:
Larry Mizell (1975-08-20) (track 9)
tenor saxophone:
Tyree Glenn, Jr. (1975-08-20) (track 9)
congas:
Mayuto Correa (1975-08-20) (track 9)
King Errisson (1975-08-20) (track 9)
trombone:
George Bohanon (1975-08-20) (track 9)
flugelhorn and trumpet:
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1975-08-20) (track 9)
arranger:
Leroy Hutson (track 11)
Laurence C. Mizell (track 9)
Rich Tufo (track 11)
background vocals:
Fonce Mizell (1975-08-20) (track 9)
Kay Haith (vocalist) (1975-08-20) (track 9)
Larry Mizell (1975-08-20) (track 9)
composer:
Skip Scarborough (track 1)
Laurence C. Mizell (track 9)
conductor:
Wade Marcus (1975-08-20) (track 9)
engineer:
Val Garay (track 9)
Steve Maslow (track 9)
Jim Nipar (track 9)
lyricist:
Skip Scarborough (track 1)
Laurence C. Mizell (track 9)
mixer:
David Hassinger (track 9)
producer:
Leroy Hutson (track 11)
Rick Jarrard (track 8)
Fonce Mizell (track 9)
Laurence C. Mizell (track 9)
vocals:
Donald Byrd (American jazz trumpeter) (1975-08-20) (track 9)
writer:
John Phillips (The Mamas & The Papas) (track 8)
Michelle Phillips (track 8)
publisher:
MCA Music Publishing (renamed since c. 1996 as Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 8)
Richt & Slezak OHG (track 8)
Trousdale Music (track 8)
recorded at:
Sound Factory in Los Angeles, California, United States (1975-08-20) (track 9)
sampled by:
Buck Em Down by Black Moon (track 9)
Cashmere Thoughts by Jay‐Z (track 14)
Late Night by 2Pac feat. DJ Quik & Outlawz (track 9)
Pete's Jazz by Pete Rock (track 1)
cover recording of:
California Dreamin’ (1967-11-21) (track 8)
later parody versions:
Riley Martin Dreaming (parody for Riley Martin) (track 8)
later translated versions:
Cwympo Mae Y Dail (track 8)
Kalajoen hiekat (track 8)
La Terre promise (California Dreamin') (track 8)
recording of:
Wind Parade (1975-08-20) (track 9)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track 8)