The 5th Dimension* ‎– Portrait

Bell Records ‎– Bell 6045, Bell Records ‎– BELL-6045
Vinyl, LP, Album, 'BW' Pitman Pressing

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Puppet Man
Written-By – Neil Sedaka - Howard Greenfield*
A2 One Less Bell To Answer
Soloist [Vocal] – Marilyn McCoo Davis*Written-By – Burt Bacharach - Hal David*
A3 Feelin' Alright?
Soloist [Piano] – Larry KnechtelSoloist [Vocal] – Billy Davis, Jr.*Written-By – Dave Mason
A4 This Is Your Life
Soloist [Vocal] – Florence LaRue Gordon*Written-By – Jim Webb*
A5 A Love Like Ours
Written-By – Bob Alcivar, Lamonte McLemore
B1 Save The Country
Written-By – Laura Nyro
Medley (10:10)
B2a The Declaration*
Music By – Julius Johnsen, Rene De Knight*Soloist [Vocal] – Billy Davis, Jr.*
B2b A Change Is Gonna Come
Soloist [Vocal] – Billy Davis, Jr.*Written-By – Sam Cooke
B2c People Gotta Be Free
Soloist [Vocal] – Billy Davis, Jr.*Written-By – Eddie Brigati, Felix Cavaliere
B3 Dimension 5ive
Written-By – Bob Alcivar



Engineered at Wally Heider Recording, Hollywood.
Mastered at Artisan Sound Recorders, Hollywood.

Textured, gatefold cover

*from the play "Bread, Beans & Things"

Columbia Pitman pressing, with 'BW' matrix suffix copied verbatim from Bestway Products Inc. pressing; other layout differences include:
- Production and Sound credit divided into two lines on Side 1
- Catalogue number listed on cover as Bell 6045, and on label as BELL-6045

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (A-side label): 6045-SA-BW
  • Matrix / Runout (B-side label): 6045-SB-BW
  • Matrix / Runout (Stamped onto deadwax on both sides): [Artisan logo]
  • Matrix / Runout (Stamped onto deadwax on both sides): p
  • Matrix / Runout (A-side deadwax, etched): BELL 6045-A 3 6045-SA
  • Matrix / Runout (B-side deadwax, etched): BELL 6045-B 3 6045-SB
  • Matrix / Runout (A-side deadwax, etched (variant)): BELL 6045-A 2 6045-SA

Other Versions (5 of 44) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
FIF X 6045 The 5th Dimension* Portrait(Reel, Album, 4 T) Bell Records FIF X 6045 US 1970 Sell This Version
BEM 56045 The 5th Dimension* Portrait(Cass) Bell Records BEM 56045 US 1970 Sell This Version
2308 016 The 5th Dimension* Portrait(LP, Album, Gat) Bell Records 2308 016 Australia 1972 Sell This Version
NK-2 The Fifth Dimension Portrait(LP, Album, Unofficial) NAN-KOU NK-2 Taiwan 1970 Sell This Version
74465 99664 2 The 5th Dimension* Portrait(CD, Album, RE) Buddha Records 74465 99664 2 US 2000 Sell This Version