Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Mr. Magic
9:01
2 It Feel So Good
8:19
3 A Secret Place
8:15
4 Do Dat
4:29
5 Lean on Me
3 4:23

Credits

CD 1

violin:
Max Ellen (1974-11) (track 1)
Paul Gershman (1974-11) (track 1)
Harry Glickman (1974-11) (track 1)
Harold Kohon (1974-11) (track 1)
Harry Lookofsky (1974-11) (track 1)
Joe Malin (1974-11) (track 1)
David Nadien (1974-11) (track 1)
Matthew Raimondi (1974-11) (track 1)
cello:
Charles McCracken (1974-11) (track 1)
Alan Shulman (cellist and composer) (1974-11) (track 1)
trumpet:
Jon Faddis (1974-11) (track 1)
Marvin Stamm (1974-11) (track 1)
John Gatchell (1976-10) (track 3)
woodwind:
George Marge (1972-05 – 1972-06) (track 5)
Grover Washington, Jr. (1978) (track 4)
viola:
Al Brown (viola) (1974-11) (track 1)
Manny Vardi (1974-11) (track 1)
drums:
Bernard Purdie (1972-05 – 1972-06) (track 5)
Harvey Mason (jazz drummer) (1974-11) (track 1)
Harvey Mason (jazz drummer) (1976-10) (track 3)
Millard "Pete" Vinson (drummer) (1978) (track 4)
soprano saxophone:
Grover Washington, Jr. (1974-11) (track 1)
guitar:
Eric Gale (1972-05 – 1972-06) (track 5)
Eric Gale (1974-11) (track 1)
Eric Gale (1975-05 – 1975-07) (track 2)
Eric Gale (1976-10) (track 3)
bass:
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (1972-05 – 1972-06) (track 5)
Gary King (bass) (1974-11) (track 1)
Anthony Jackson (US bassist) (1976-10) (track 3)
Tyrone Brown (bassist) (1978) (track 4)
electric piano:
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (1974-11) (track 1)
percussion:
Ralph MacDonald (1974-11) (track 1)
Ralph MacDonald (1975-05 – 1975-07) (track 2)
Ralph MacDonald (1976-10) (track 3)
keyboard [keyboards]:
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (1975-05 – 1975-07) (track 2)
alto saxophone:
Grover Washington, Jr. (1974-11) (track 1)
Gerry Niewood (1976-10) (track 3)
saxophone:
Grover Washington, Jr. (1972-05 – 1972-06) (track 5)
Grover Washington, Jr. (1975-05 – 1975-07) (track 2)
Grover Washington, Jr. (1976-10) (track 3)
piano:
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (1974-11) (track 1)
Dave Grusin (1976-10) (track 3)
baritone saxophone:
Phil Bodner (Woodwind player) (1974-11) (track 1)
bass trombone:
Tony Studd (1974-11) (track 1)
horn arranger:
David Matthews (US jazz/bop keyboardist, pianist, and arranger) (track 3)
tenor saxophone:
Jerry Dodgion (1974-11) (track 1)
Grover Washington, Jr. (1974-11) (track 1)
trombone:
Wayne Andre (1974-11) (track 1)
flugelhorn:
Jon Faddis (1974-11) (track 1)
Marvin Stamm (1974-11) (track 1)
arranger:
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (tracks 1–2, 5)
David Matthews (US jazz/bop keyboardist, pianist, and arranger) (track 3)
composer:
Ralph MacDonald (tracks 1–2)
William Salter (tracks 1–2)
Bill Withers (track 5)
conductor:
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (1972-05 – 1972-06) (track 5)
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (1974-11) (track 1)
engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (track 3)
Nils Salminen (track 4)
Rudy van Gelder (1974-11) (track 1)
lyricist:
Bill Withers (track 5)
producer:
Creed Taylor (tracks 1–3, 5)
recording engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (1972-05 – 1972-06) (track 5)
Rudy van Gelder (1975-05 – 1975-07) (track 2)
Rudy van Gelder (1976-10) (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
Creed Taylor, Inc. (track 5)
publisher:
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1972-05 – 1972-06) (track 5)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1974-11) (track 1)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1975-05 – 1975-07) (track 2)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1976-10) (track 3)
edits:
Mister Magic (7" single) by Grover Washington, Jr. (track 1)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
Slicker Than Most by Guru (track 2)
instrumental cover recording of:
Lean on Me (1972-05 – 1972-06) (track 5)
later translated versions:
recording of:
Mister Magic (Mr. Magic) (1974-11) (track 1)
It Feels So Good (Feels So Good) (1975-05 – 1975-07) (track 2)

Release Group

Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/68117 [info]