Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 All Night Long
Invisible Man's Band 6:35
2 Joystick
Dazz Band 3:59
3 Shame
Evelyn “Champagne” King 6:34
4 Brick House
Commodores 4 3:30
5 Forget Me Nots
Patrice Rushen 4:39
6 I Want’a Do Something Freaky to You
Leon Haywood 3:47
7 Make It Funky
James Brown 3:16
8 Sex-O-Matic
The Bar‐Kays 5:21
9 So Fine
Howard Johnson 5:33
10 Watching You
Slave 3:16
11 What Cha Gonna Do With My Lovin’
Stephanie Mills 4:03
12 Play That Funky Music
Wild Cherry 5:00
13 Word Up
Cameo 4.2 4:21
14 Behind the Groove
Teena Marie 4:00

Credits

CD 1

electric bass guitar and synthesizer:
Allen Wentz (Bass player for wild cherry) (track 12)
strings arranger:
Wade Marcus (track 11)
membranophone:
Ronald Beitle (Dummer for Wild Cherry) (track 12)
electric guitar:
Bryan Bassett (track 12)
Robert Parissi (track 12)
horn [Horns] arranger:
Wade Marcus (track 11)
additional vocals:
Bryan Bassett (track 12)
Ronald Beitle (Dummer for Wild Cherry) (track 12)
Allen Wentz (Bass player for wild cherry) (track 12)
background vocals arranger:
Tawatha Agee (track 11)
composer:
Charles Bobbitt (track 7)
Leon Haywood (track 6)
William King (member of Commodores) (track 4)
Ronald LaPread (track 4)
Thomas McClary (track 4)
Walter Orange (track 4)
Lionel Richie (track 4)
Milan Williams (track 4)
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 7)
Robert Parissi (track 12)
lead vocals:
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 7)
Robert Parissi (track 12)
lyricist:
Charles Bobbitt (track 7)
Leon Haywood (track 6)
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 7)
Robert Parissi (track 12)
performer:
Patrice Rushen (track 5)
producer:
Reggie Lucas (track 11)
James Mtume (musician, aranger, writer -NOT the group Mtume) (track 11)
vocals arranger:
Reggie Lucas (track 11)
James Mtume (musician, aranger, writer -NOT the group Mtume) (track 11)
writer:
Larry Blackmon (track 13)
Reuben Cross (track 3)
John H. Fitch, Jr. (track 3)
Tomi Jenkins (track 13)
Reggie Lucas (track 11)
Terri McFaddin (track 5)
James Mtume (musician, aranger, writer -NOT the group Mtume) (track 11)
Patrice Rushen (track 5)
Freddie Washington (US session bassist) (track 5)
publisher:
Baby Fingers Music (track 5)
Dunbar Music, Inc. (track 3)
Freddie Dee Music (track 5)
Jim-Edd Music (track 6)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 12)
Yamina Music (track 5)
recorded at:
Sigma Sound Studios (New York) in New York, New York, United States (track 11)
later releases:
Brick House by Commodores (track 4)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
Fastlove by George Michael (track 5)
Men in Black (album version) by Will Smith (track 5)
is the basis for:
Play That Funky Music (Vanilla Ice version) (track 12)
later parody versions:
Play Funky (track 12)
later translated versions:
Hai ↑ (track 13)
later versions:
Brick House 2003 (track 4)
recording of:
Brick House (track 4)
Forget Me Nots (track 5)
Make It Funky (track 7)
Shame (track 3)
Word Up! (track 13)

Release Group

part of: Old School (Thump Records) (number: 4)