Sylvester ‎– The Original Hits

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Fantasy ‎– FCD-7710-2
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1 Dance (Disco Heat)
Arranged By [Strings] – Leslie Dayton*Drums – Randy MerrittEffects – Patrick CowleyEngineer – Buddy BrunoOrgan, Electric Piano, Clavinet – Michael FindenPiano [Acoustic] – Sylvester
5:49
2 You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real)
Arranged By [Strings] – Leslie Dayton*Drums – Randy MerrittEffects – Patrick CowleyEngineer – Buddy BrunoOrgan, Electric Piano, Clavinet – Michael FindenPiano [Acoustic] – Sylvester
6:34
3 Down, Down, Down
Bass – John DunstanDrums – Sandy Jack ReinerKeyboards – Dan Reich
5:18
4 Stars
Backing Vocals – Hodges, James And Smith
10:31
5 Body Strong
Backing Vocals – Hodges, James And Smith
8:44
6 I Need You
Arranged By, Piano – Louis SmallBacking Vocals – Cookie Holt, Ella MitchellBass – Norman DurhamDrums – Woody CunninghamEngineer – Gary Rindfuss*, Neil DorfsmanPiano – Eric Robinson (4)Strings – Alfredo De La Fé
4:40
7 Sell My Soul
Arranged By [Strings] – Leslie Dayton*Backing Vocals – Carl Hall, Delores HallBass – Eluriel "Tinker" Barfield*Drums – Woody CunninghamEngineer – James Farber, Scott LittFlugelhorn [Solo] – Kenny Warden (2)Guitar – George VictoryHorns – Danny Chan*, John Echert*, John Gatchell, Kenny Warden (2), Louis Barbarin, Mauricio SmithPiano, Arranged By [Rhythm], Arranged By [Horn] – Louis SmallProgrammed By [Synthesizer] – Allen WentzSaxophone [Alto Solo] – Mauricio SmithSynthesizer – Louis Small, Sylvester
5:51
8 Cry Me A River
Arranged By [Rhythm] – SylvesterBacking Vocals – Cookie Holt, Ella Mitchell, Eric Robinson (4), John Paul FettaBass – John Paul FettaClavinet, Piano – Eric Robinson (4)Drums – Thomas Price*Engineer – Charles Conrad*Guitar – John TropeaHorns – Danny Chan*, John Echert*, John Gatchell, Kenny Warden (2), Louis Barbarin, Mauricio Smith
3:10
9 Ooo Baby Baby
Arranged By [Rhythm] – SylvesterBacking Vocals – Maurice LongBass – Greg CrockettEngineer – Richard Corsello, Wally BuckPiano [Acoustic] – Louis SmallSynthesizer [Prophet] – Louis Biancaniello
3:17
10 Can't Stop Dancing
Bass – Greg CrockettFrench Horn – David SprunkGuitar – Ralph WashKeyboards, Synthesizer – Eric Robinson (4)Saxophone [Baritone] – Mel MartinTrombone – Julian Priester, Wayne WallaceTrumpet – Allen Smith, Fred Berry
7:43
11 You Are My Friend
Backing Vocals – Eric Robinson (4), Sharon HymesEngineer – Richard CorselloFlute, Saxophone – Jay Stolmac, Marc BaumKeyboards – Eric Robinson (4), Michael FindenPercussion – Gus Anthony FloresTimpani – Richard KvistadTrombone – Dan Reagan, Ross WilsonTrumpet – Dean Boysen, Ross Wilson
8:08
12 You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real) (12" Ultimix)
Remix, Producer [Additional] – Bradley D. Hinkle, Les Massengale
6:44

Credits

Notes

Track 12 is a bonus track;
P. Cowley synthesizers on tracks 1 and 2: Electro-Comp 101 and 200 models; Oberheim DS-2 sequencer; String Synthesizer;
"You Are My Friend" recorded live at the San Francisco War Memorial Opera House (March 11, 1979).
All other selections recorded at Fantasy Studios (Berkeley, CA).
Marketed by Bernhard Mikulski Schallplatten Vertriebs GmbH.

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  • Barcode: 0 90204 00327

Other Versions (5 of 8) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
F-60004 Sylvester The Original Hits(2xLP, Comp) Fantasy F-60004 Germany 1989 Sell This Version
FCD-7710-2 Sylvester The Original Hits(CD, Comp, Club) Fantasy FCD-7710-2 US 1989 Sell This Version
00888072313835 Sylvester The Original Hits(CD, Comp, RE, Sup) Fantasy, Universal Music Group International 00888072313835 Europe 2009 Sell This Version
D26222 Sylvester The Original Hits(CD, Comp) Festival Records, Fantasy D26222 Australia 1989 Sell This Version
FCD-7710-2 Sylvester The Original Hits(CD, Comp) Fantasy FCD-7710-2 US 1989 Sell This Version

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