Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Mexico
2:59
2 Music
3:47
3 How Sweet It Is (to Be Loved by You)
5 3:37
4 Wandering
2:41
5 Gorilla
3:13
6 You Make It Easy
4:09
7 I Was a Fool to Care
3:21
8 Lighthouse
3:16
9 Angry Blues
3:26
10 Love Songs
5:47
11 Sarah Maria
2:45

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7–11)
clarinet:
Jules Jacob (US jazz woodwind player) (tracks 5, 10)
shakers:
Russ Kunkel (track 1)
drumset [drums]:
Jim Keltner (track 3)
Russ Kunkel (tracks 1, 3, 7–8, 10)
Andy Newmark (tracks 2, 5–6, 9)
oboe:
Jules Jacob (US jazz woodwind player) (track 10)
mandolin:
David Grisman (track 11)
mandolin [mandolin ensemble]:
David Grisman (track 5)
wind chime:
Milt Holland (track 10)
tambourine:
Russ Kunkel (track 3)
pedal steel guitar [pedal steel]:
Al Perkins (Texas born guitarist esp. steel guitar) (tracks 2, 10)
organ [hornorgan]:
Randy Newman (track 8)
guitar [high string guitar]:
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (track 10)
bass:
Lee Sklar (tracks 1, 3, 7–8, 10)
Lee Sklar (tracks 2, 5–6, 9)
electric guitar:
Arthur Adams (US blues singer, guitarist & songwriter) (track 7)
Danny Kortchmar (tracks 1, 3, 6)
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (track 1)
Lowell George (track 9)
percussion:
Victor Feldman (jazz musician) (tracks 9–10)
Milt Holland (tracks 1–2, 9)
Russ Kunkel (track 7)
saxophone:
David Sanborn (track 6)
Rhodes piano [Fender Rhodes]:
Clarence McDonald (tracks 3, 6–7)
ukulele:
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (track 5)
piano:
Clarence McDonald (tracks 3, 6)
accordion:
Nick DeCaro (tracks 4, 7, 11)
marimba:
Victor Feldman (jazz musician) (track 11)
horn:
George Bohanon (track 7)
Chuck Findley (track 7)
harp:
Gayle Levant (tracks 1–2, 10)
congas:
Russ Kunkel (track 10)
additional lyricist:
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (track 4)
arranger:
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (track 4)
background vocals [vocal harmonies]:
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (tracks 2, 4–5, 11)
Valerie Carter (track 9)
David Crosby (tracks 1, 8)
Lowell George (track 9)
Graham Nash (tracks 1, 8)
Carly Simon (track 3)
composer:
Lamont Dozier (track 3)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 3)
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (tracks 1–2, 5–11)
engineer:
Lee Herschberg (tracks 1–11)
lyricist:
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (tracks 1–2, 5–11)
mixer:
Lee Herschberg (tracks 1–11)
producer:
Russ Titelman (tracks 1–11)
Lenny Waronker (tracks 1–11)
writer:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 4)
phonographic copyright by:
Warner Bros. Records Inc. (not for release label use, company behind the “WB Records” imprint) (1975) (tracks 1–11)
publisher:
Country Road Music, Inc. (tracks 1–2, 5–11)
mixed at:
Warner Bros. Recording Studios (North Hollywood, a/k/a Amigo Studios) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (tracks 1–11)
cover recording of:
later versions:
recording of:
Angry Blues (track 9)
Gorilla (track 5)
Lighthouse (track 8)
Love Songs (track 10)
Mexico (James Taylor song) (track 1)
Music (track 2)
Sarah Maria (track 11)
Wandering (track 4)
You Make It Easy (James Taylor song) (track 6)

Release Group

Wikidata: Q943151 [info]
Wikipedia: en: Gorilla (James Taylor album) [info]