George Benson ‎– The George Benson Collection

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Suzy ‎– WB 66107, Warner Bros. Records ‎– 66107
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2 × Vinyl, LP, Compilation
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A1 Turn Your Love Around
Arranged By [Horn], Trumpet – Jerry HeyBacking Vocals – Bill Champlin, Carmen Twilley*, Venette GloudDrums – Jeff PorcaroPercussion – Mike BairdPiano, Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes] – Jai WindingProducer, Arranged By, Guitar, Synthesizer – Jay GraydonSaxophone, Flute – Gary HerbigSynthesizer – David FosterSynthesizer [Bass] – David PaichTrombone – Bill Reichenbach (2)Vocals – George BensonWritten-By – Bill Champlin, Jay Graydon, Steve Lukather
3:51
A2 Love All The Hurt Away
Alto Saxophone – Eddie DanielsBacking Vocals – Marcy Levy, Mark StevensBass – Louis JohnsonDrums – Jeff PorcaroElectric Piano, Synthesizer – David FosterGuitar – Buzzy FeitenLead Vocals [Duet] – Aretha Franklin, George BensonPercussion – Paulinho da CostaProducer, Arranged By – Arif MardinWritten-By – Sam L. Dees*
4:10
A3 Give Me The Night
Arranged By [Rhythm And Vocal] – Rod TempertonBacking Vocals – Diva Gray, Jim Gilstrap, Jocelyn Allen, Patti Austin, Tom BahlerBass – Abraham LaborielDrums – John Robinson (2)Electric Piano – Herbie HancockGuitar – Lee RitenourGuitar, Vocals – George BensonPercussion – Paulinho da CostaProducer, Arranged By [Rhythm] – Quincy JonesSaxophone, Flute – Kim Hutchcroft, Larry WilliamsSynthesizer – Michael BoddickerSynthesizer [Bass] – Richard TeeTrumpet, Arranged By [String And Horn] – Jerry HeyWritten-By – Rod Temperton
3:43
A4 Cast Your Fate To The Wind
Arranged By – Dave Matthews (3)Bass – Gary KingCello – Alan Shulman, Charles McCrackenDrums – Andy NewmarkFlute – Joe FarrellGuitar – Eric Gale, George BensonKeyboards – Bobby LylePercussion – David Friedman, Sue EvansProducer – Creed TaylorSaxophone – Frank Vicari, Ronnie CuberViola – Harold Coletta, Theodore IsraelViolin – David Nadien, Emanuel Green, Harold Kohon, Harry Glickman, John Pintavalle, Max Ellen, Max Pollikoff, Paul GershmanWritten-By – Weber*, Guaraldi*
6:58
B1 Never Give Up On A Good Thing
Arranged By [Horn], Trumpet – Jerry HeyBass – Neil StubenhausDrums – John Robinson (2)Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes] – Greg PhillinganesGuitar – Steve LukatherGuitar, Vocals – George BensonPercussion – Paulinho da CostaPiano, Synthesizer – Michael OmartianProducer, Arranged By – Jay GraydonSaxophone, Flute – Gary HerbigTrombone – Bill Reichenbach (2)Trumpet – Chuck FindleyWritten-By – Michael Garvin, Tom Shapiro
4:06
B2 On Broadway
Bass – Stanley BanksDrums – Harvey MasonGuitar, Vocals – George BensonKeyboards – Ronnie FosterPercussion – Ralph MacDonaldPiano, Keyboards – Jorge DaltoProducer – Tommy LiPumaRhythm Guitar – Phil UpchurchWritten-By – Jerry Leiber, Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil*, Mike Stoller
5:18
B3 White Rabbit
Acoustic Guitar – Jay BerlinerBass – Ron CarterConductor, Arranged By – Don SebeskyDrums – Billy CobhamElectric Piano – Herbie HancockGuitar – George BensonPercussion, Vibraphone – Phil KrausPercussion, Vocals – Airto*Producer – Creed TaylorWritten-By – Grace Slick
6:58
B4 This Masquerade
Bass – Stanley BanksConductor, Arranged By [Orchestra] – Claus OgermanDrums – Harvey MasonLead Guitar – George BensonPercussion – Ralph MacDonaldPiano [Soloist] – Jorge DaltoProducer – Tommy LiPumaRhythm Guitar – Phil UpchurchWritten-By – Leon Russell
3:19
C1 Love Ballad
Bass – Robert Popwell, Jr.*Conductor, Orchestrated By – Mike MainieriDrums – Steve GaddElectric Piano [Fender Rhodes], Keyboards – Ronnie FosterGuitar, Vocals – George BensonPercussion – Ralph MacDonaldPiano, Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes, Wurlitzer], Clavinet – Jorge DaltoProducer – Tommy LiPumaRhythm Guitar – Phil UpchurchWritten-By – Skip Scarborough
4:17
C2 Nature Boy
Bass – Stanley BanksConductor, Arranged By [Orchestra] – Claus OgermanDrums – Harvey MasonElectric Piano, Keyboards – Ronnie FosterLead Guitar, Vocals – George BensonPercussion – Ralph MacDonaldPiano, Clavinet – Jorge DaltoProducer – Tommy LiPumaRhythm Guitar – Phil UpchurchWritten-By – Eden Ahbez
4:20
C3 Last Train To Clarksville
Bass – Ron CarterCongas – Johnny PachecoDrums – Leo MorrisGuitar – George BensonOrgan [Hammond] – Charles ConvintonProducer – Creed TaylorSaxophone – Buddy LucasTrombone, Horn – Wayne AndreTrombone, Tuba – Alan RaphTrumpet – Burt CollinsTrumpet, Flugelhorn – Joe ShepleyTrumpet, Flugelhorn, Piccolo Flute – Marvin StammWritten-By – Bobby Hart, Tommy Boyce
5:01
C4 Livin' Inside Your Love
Acoustic Guitar [Soloist] – Earl KlughBass – Will LeeConductor, Orchestrated By – Mike MainieriDrums – Steve GaddElectric Piano [Fender Rhodes], Keyboards – Ronnie FosterGuitar, Vocals – George BensonPercussion – Ralph MacDonaldPiano, Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes, Wurlitzer], Clavinet – Jorge DaltoProducer – Tommy LiPumaWritten-By – Earl Klugh
6:38
D1 Here Comes The Sun
Bass – Gerry Jemmott*, Ron CarterBass Clarinet – Don AshworthCello – George RicciClarinet – Gerome Richardson*Flute – Herbert Laws*, Jerome RichardsonFlute, Oboe – Phil BodnerGuitar – George BensonPiano, Organ [Hammond], Harpsichord – Bob James, Ernie Hayes, Herbie HancockProducer – Creed TaylorViola – Emanuel VardiViolin – Max Pollikoff, Raoul Polikian*Written-By – George Harrison
2:33
D2 Breezin'
Bass, Rhythm Guitar – Phil UpchurchConductor, Arranged By [Orchestra] – Claus OgermanDrums – Harvey MasonElectric Piano, Keyboards – Ronnie FosterLead Guitar – George BensonPercussion – Ralph MacDonaldPiano, Clavinet – Jorge DaltoProducer – Tommy LiPumaWritten-By – Bobby Womack
5:39
D3 Moody's Mood
Bass – Abraham LaborielConductor, Arranged By [Strings] – Marty PaichDrums – John Robinson (2)Guitar, Vocals – George BensonKeyboards, Synthesizer – Greg PhillinganesProducer, Arranged By [Rhythm] – Quincy JonesVocals [Soloist] – Patti AustinWritten-By – Dorothy Fields, Eddie Jefferson, James Moody, Jimmy McHugh
3:26
D4 We Got The Love
Alto Saxophone – George Young (2)Baritone Saxophone – Ronnie CuberBass – Phil UpchurchCongas – Raphael CruzDrums – Steve FerroneElectric Piano – Arthur JenkinsFlute – Eddie Daniels, Phil BodnerFlute [Alto] – George MargeGuitar – Hamish StuartProducer – Arif MardinSynthesizer [S. R. M.] – Ken BichelTenor Saxophone – Michael BreckerTrombone – Ronnie CuberTrumpet – Randy BreckerVocals [Duet] – Chaka Khan, George BensonWritten-By – George Benson
5:33
D5 The Greatest Love Of All
Bass – Stanley BanksConductor, Orchestrated By – Lee HoldridgeDrums – Harvey MasonGuitar – Lee RitenourProducer, Piano, Arranged By [Rhythm] – Michael MasserVocals – George BensonWritten-By – Linda Creed, Michael Masser
3:28

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Release contain 12 pages, full size, full color booklet.

Mastered at Mastering Lab, 1981.

© 1981 Warner Bros. Records Inc.
ⓟ 1976 to 1981 Warner Bros. Records Inc.
ⓟ 1981 Arista Records, Inc.
ⓟ 1976 CTI Records

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  • Matrix / Runout (Full Runout Groove Marking Vinyl 1 Side A): ULS 934 A 25282 SB
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