Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Along Comes Mary
3:02
2 Sunny
2:56
3 What's New?
5:33
4 Giblet Gravy
4:50
5 Walk on By
3:27
6 Thunder Walk
4:42
7 Sack of Woe
3:09
8 Groovin'
2:47
9 Low Down and Dirty
8:41
10 Billie's Bounce
6:14
11 What's New? - alternative take 1
5:41
12 What's New? - alternative take 2
5:28

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1968-02) (tracks 1–9)
drums (drum set):
Billy Cobham (1968-02) (tracks 1–9)
trumpet:
Ernie Royal (1968-02) (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7–8)
Snooky Young (1968-02) (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7–8)
membranophone:
Billy Cobham (tracks 10–12)
guitar:
George Benson (jazz guitarist/singer) (tracks 10–12)
George Benson (jazz guitarist/singer) (1968-02) (tracks 1–9)
Eric Gale (1968-02) (tracks 2, 4–5, 7)
Carl Lynch (1968-02) (track 1)
bass:
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (tracks 10–12)
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (1968-02) (tracks 1, 3, 6–9)
Bob Cranshaw (1968-02) (tracks 2, 4–5, 9)
piano:
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (tracks 10–12)
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (1968-02) (tracks 3, 6, 9)
baritone saxophone:
Pepper Adams (baritone saxophonist) (1968-02) (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7–8)
bass trombone:
Alan Raph (1968-02) (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7–8)
congas:
Johnny Pacheco (track 10)
Johnny Pacheco (1968-02) (tracks 3, 6, 9)
congas and tambourine:
Johnny Pacheco (tracks 10–12)
Johnny Pacheco (1968-02) (tracks 1–9)
flugelhorn and trumpet:
Jimmy Owens (jazz trumpeter) (1968-02) (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7–8)
arranger:
Tom McIntosh (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7–8)
composer:
Julian Adderley (track 7)
Tandyn Almer (track 1)
Burt Bacharach (track 5)
George Benson (jazz guitarist/singer) (tracks 4, 9)
Bob Haggart (tracks 3, 11–12)
Bobby Hebb (track 2)
Harold Ousley (track 6)
Charlie Parker (aka “Bird”, jazz alto saxophonist) (track 10)
conductor:
Tom McIntosh (1968-02) (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7–8)
lyricist:
Tandyn Almer (track 1)
Bobby Hebb (track 2)
Johnny Burke (American lyricist, 1908-1964) (tracks 3, 11–12)
Hal David (track 5)
producer:
Esmond Edwards (tracks 1–12)
writer:
Eddie Brigati (track 8)
Felix Cavaliere (American singer, songwriter, record producer, and musician) (track 8)
publisher:
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 5)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (tracks 3, 11–12)
ミュージック・セールス (Japan, subsidiary of Shinko Music Entertainment) (track 2)
cover recording of:
Billie's Bounce (track 10)
Along Comes Mary (1968-02) (track 1)
Sack o’ Woe (1968-02) (track 7)
Sunny (1968-02) (track 2)
instrumental cover recording of:
What’s New? (tracks 11–12)
Groovin’ (1968-02) (track 8)
Walk On By (1968-02) (track 5)
What’s New? (1968-02) (track 3)
is the basis for:
波士 (track 2)
later translated versions:
Du gehst vorbei (track 5)
Geh vorbei (track 5)
Ne nézz rám (track 5)
サニー (track 2)
later versions:
Along Comes Mary (Bloodhound Gang version) (track 1)
Billie's Bounce (version with lyrics by Eddie Jefferson) (track 10)
Oui, va plus loin (Walk On By) (track 5)
recording of:
Giblet Gravy (1968-02) (track 4)
Low Down and Dirty (Blues) (1968-02) (track 9)
Thunderwalk (Thunder Walk) (1968-02) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
Mega Mix (track 2)
Megamix (Boney M) (track 2)