Quincy Jones ‎– Roots: The Saga Of An American Family

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A&M Records ‎– 985 054, A&M Records ‎– 985054
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Africa (The Motherland)
A1 Motherland 0:29
A2 Roots Mural Theme 2:10
A3 Main Title: Mama Aifambeni (Premiere Episode) 1:03
A4 Behold, The Only Thing Greater Than Yourself (Birth) 1:30
A5 Oluwa (Many Rains Ago) (African Theme)
Featuring – Letta Mbulu
2:28
A6 Boyhood To Manhood 0:53
A7 The Toubob Is Here! (The Capture) 1:06
A8 Middle Passage (Slaveship Crossing) 1:15
A9 You In Americuh' Now, African 0:32
America (The Promised Land)
B1 Roots Mural Theme Intro (Slave Auction) 0:15
B2 Ole Fiddler 1:12
B3 Jumpin' De Broom (Marriage Ceremony) 0:42
B4 What Shall I Do? (Hush, Hush, Somebody's Calling My Name) 2:17
B5 Roots Mural Theme Bridge (Plantation Life) 1:25
B6 Oh Lord, Come By Here 3:25
B7 Free At Last? (The Civil War) 2:24
B8 Many Rains Ago (Oluwa) (African Theme: English Version)
Vocals [Solo] – Letta Mbulu
4:50

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Music from and inspired by the David L. Wolfer production of "Roots". ROOTS the saga of an American family.

Recorded at A&M Studios and United Westen Recorders
Mastered at A&M Studios

℗ 1977 A&M Records, Inc.
Made and printed in France

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