Sylvester Rivers

Profile:
Soul funk keyboardist - songwriter - arranger - producer

Hails from Detroit, Michigan. Started playing for the Holland-Dozier-Holland artists. In 1974 he moved to Los Angeles. Has played at a lot of recordings of artists like Lamont Dozier, Thelma Houston, Stanley Turrentine etc.
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Writing & Arrangement

2M234 13664, M 234-13.664 Sylvester Rivers - Manureva album art Alain Chamfort Alain Chamfort - Manureva(Cass, Comp, RE) Music For Pleasure, EMI 2M234 13664, M 234-13.664 France 1983 Sell This Version
Sylvester Rivers - Fresh Idea album art DECO (2) Let This Be Your Night DECO (2) - Fresh Idea (Album) Qwest Records, Qwest Records US 1983 Sell This Version
Sylvester Rivers - I Believe In The Beat / Chase album art Carol Lynn Townes Carol Lynn Townes - I Believe In The Beat / Chase (Single) Casablanca US 1984 Sell This Version
Sylvester Rivers - Thomas McClary album art Thomas McClary Love Will Find A Way Thomas McClary - Thomas McClary (Album) Motown US 1984 Sell This Version
Sylvester Rivers - Breakin' 2 - Electric Boogaloo - Original Soundtrack Recording album art Various Believe In The Beat (as Sylvester L. Rivers) Various - Breakin' 2 - Electric Boogaloo - Original Soundtrack Recording (Album, Comp) Polydor Turkey 1984 Sell This Version
Sylvester Rivers - Believe In The Beat album art Carol Lynn Townes Carol Lynn Townes - Believe In The Beat (Maxi, Single) Polydor Netherlands 1984 Sell This Version
LBAP 1002 Sylvester Rivers - Satin Velvet Nights album art Platin* Satin Velvet Nights and 3 more… Platin* - Satin Velvet Nights(LP) Little Big Apple Records LBAP 1002 Sweden 1984 Sell This Version
Sylvester Rivers - Love Cycles album art Klique Another Day Another Night Klique - Love Cycles (Album) MCA Records US 1985 Sell This Version
WL 72428 Sylvester Rivers - Greatest Hits And More album art Teena Marie Co-Pilot To Pilot and 1 more… Teena Marie - Greatest Hits And More(LP, Comp) Gordy WL 72428 Germany 1986 Sell This Version
Sylvester Rivers - Gimme Some / You Can't Turn Me Off (In The Middle Of Turning Me On) album art Jimmy "Bo" Horne / High Energy* You Can't Turn Me Off (In The Middle Of Turning Me On) Jimmy "Bo" Horne / High Energy* - Gimme Some / You Can't Turn Me Off (In The Middle Of Turning Me On) Unidisc Canada 1990 Sell This Version
Sylvester Rivers - Disco Inferno album art Various Young Hearts Run Free Various - Disco Inferno (Comp) EastWest Europe 1993 Sell This Version
Sylvester Rivers - What A Feeling! album art Various Young Hearts Run Free Various - What A Feeling! (Comp) Sony Music TV, Columbia UK & Europe 1997 Sell This Version
CDSM 030 Sylvester Rivers - What A Feeling! album art Various Young Hearts Run Free Various - What A Feeling!(2xCD, Comp) Sony Music TV CDSM 030 South Africa 1997 Sell This Version
Sylvester Rivers - The Disco Box album art Various Young Hearts Run Free Various - The Disco Box (Comp) Rhino Records (2) US 1999 Sell This Version
092748214-2 Sylvester Rivers - DISCOinferno album art Various Young Hearts Run Free Various - DISCOinferno(2xCD, Comp) Warner Strategic Marketing Italy 092748214-2 Italy 2002 Sell This Version
PRO 2019 Sylvester Rivers - Taivas Saa Odottaa album art Jussi Kettu In The Night Time Jussi Kettu - Taivas Saa Odottaa(CDr, Comp) PRO-records, Proxmira Oy PRO 2019 Finland 2003 Sell This Version
SICP-1769 Sylvester Rivers - Session Works album art Jeff Porcaro I Found Love Jeff Porcaro - Session Works(CD, Comp) Sony Records Int'l SICP-1769 Japan 2008 Sell This Version
WBS-8181 Sylvester Rivers - Young Hearts Run Free / Run To Me album art Candi Staton Candi Staton - Young Hearts Run Free / Run To Me(12", Unofficial) Warner Bros. Records (2) WBS-8181 US 2008 Sell This Version
B0015475-02 Sylvester Rivers - First Class Love: Rare Tee album art Teena Marie Teena Marie - First Class Love: Rare Tee(2xCD, Comp, Ltd) Hip-O Select, Motown B0015475-02 US 2011 Sell This Version
EDSK 7032 Sylvester Rivers - Candi + Young Hearts Run Free album art Candi Staton Candi Staton - Candi + Young Hearts Run Free(2xCD, Comp, RM, Del) Edsel Records, Rhino Records (2) EDSK 7032 UK 2013 Sell This Version
GWB 0378 Sylvester Rivers - When You Wake Up Tomorrow / Victim album art Candi Staton Victim (Edit) Candi Staton - When You Wake Up Tomorrow / Victim(7", RE) Warner Bros. Records GWB 0378 US Unknown Sell This Version
Sylvester Rivers - Young Hearts Run Free / Rough Diamond / Forbidden Love album art Candi Staton / Madleen Kane Young Hearts Run Free Candi Staton / Madleen Kane - Young Hearts Run Free / Rough Diamond / Forbidden Love Unidisc Canada Unknown Sell This Version

Conducting & Leading

Sylvester Rivers - Rock'n Rose album art Alain Chamfort Alain Chamfort - Rock'n Rose (Album) CBS France 1977 Sell This Version
SD 2-4000 Sylvester Rivers - Sneak Attack album art Buddy Miles Regiment Buddy Miles Regiment - Sneak Attack(2xLP, Gat) Atlantic SD 2-4000 US 1981 Sell This Version
Sylvester Rivers - Jr Tucker album art Jr Tucker* Jr Tucker* - Jr Tucker (Album) Geffen Records Europe 1983 Sell This Version