Lynyrd Skynyrd ‎– Second Helping

MCA Records ‎– MCA-3020
Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue

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A1 Sweet Home Alabama
Backing Vocals – Clydie King, Merry ClaytonLead Guitar – Ed*Written-By – King*, Rossington*, Van Zant*
A2 I Need You
Backing Vocals – Leon*Drums – Mike PorterLead Guitar – Allen*, Gary*Rhythm Guitar, Bass – Ed*Written-By – King*, Rossington*, Van Zant*
A3 Don't Ask Me No Questions
Backing Vocals – Leon*, Ronnie*Horns – Bobby Keys, Steve Madaio, Trevor LawrencePiano, Arranged By [Horns] – Al*Slide Guitar, Bass – Ed*Soloist, Guitar – Gary*Written-By – Rossington*, Van Zant*
A4 Workin' For MCA
Backing Vocals, Voice [Wolfman] – Leon*Guitar [Solo & Fills] – Ed*Lead Guitar – Allen*, Gary*Written-By – King*, Van Zant*
B1 The Ballad Of Curtis Loew
Piano, Acoustic Guitar, Backing Vocals – Al*Slide Guitar, Soloist, Guitar [First Solo] – Ed*Soloist, Guitar [Second Solo] – Gary*Written-By – Collins*, Van Zant*
B2 Swamp Music
Backing Vocals – Leon*Guitar [Fills] – Ed*Soloist, Guitar – Gary*Written-By – King*, Van Zant*
B3 The Needle And The Spoon
Guitar [Fills] – Ed*Soloist, Guitar – Allen*Written-By – Collins*, Van Zant*
B4 Call Me The Breeze
Arranged By [Horns] – Al*Backing Vocals – Leon*Guitar [Fills] – Ed*Handclaps – Cockroach (5), Gooshie, Kooder, Moochie, Mr. Feedback, Punnel, Toby (18), Wicker, Wolfman (7)Horns – Bobby Keys, Steve Madaio, Trevor LawrenceSoloist, Guitar – Gary*Soloist, Piano – Billy*Written-By – J.J. Cale

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MCA Gloversville pressing with label variants

Recorded at the Record Plant, Los Angeles, January 1974 except track Side One Track One recorded at Studio One Doraville, Georgia
Mastered at Kendrun Recorders, Burbank

© ℗ 1974 MCA Records, Inc.
All songs published by Duchess Music Corp./Hustlers, Inc. BMI except:
"Call Me The Breeze" published by Moss Rose Publications Inc. BMI

Clydie King courtesy of Chelsea Records
Merry Clayton courtesy of Ode Records

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side 1): MCA 438
  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side 2): MCA 439*
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1 Etched 回-G-回 Stamped): MCA 438W6 回-G-回
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2 Etched 回-G-回 Stamped): MCA 439-W5 回-G-回
  • Rights Society: BMI

Other Versions (5 of 113) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
MCA-413 Lynyrd Skynyrd Second Helping(LP, Album) Sounds Of The South (2), MCA Records MCA-413 US 1974 Sell This Version
RC 3185 Lynyrd Skynyrd Second Helping(Cass, Album, Unofficial) RC Company RC 3185 Unknown Sell This Version
UICY-25028 Lynyrd Skynyrd Second Helping(CD, Album, RE, SHM) Geffen Records UICY-25028 Japan 2011 Sell This Version
MCA-413 Lynyrd Skynyrd Second Helping(LP, Album) MCA Records MCA-413 Canada 1974 Sell This Version
UIGY-9633 Lynyrd Skynyrd Second Helping(SACD, Album, Ltd, RE, RM, SHM) Universal Music UIGY-9633 Japan 2014 Sell This Version