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The J.B.'sPass The Peas: The Best Of The J.B.'s

Label:Polydor – 012 157 744-2
Format:
CD, Compilation, Reissue
Country:US
Released:
Genre:Funk / Soul
Style:Soul, Funk

Tracklist

1Fred Wesley & The J.B.'s*Doing It To Death, Pt.1
Alto SaxophoneMaceo Parker
Backing VocalsFred Wesley & The J.B.'s*
Tenor SaxophoneEldee Williams, St. Clair Pinckney*
Trombone, VocalsFred Wesley
Vocals, Written-ByJames Brown
5:05
2The J.B.'sHot Pants Road
Alto SaxophoneJimmy Parker
Backing VocalsJames Brown
TambourineBobby Byrd
Tenor SaxophoneEldee Williams, St. Clair Pinckney*
TromboneFred Wesley
Written-ByCharles Bobbit, James Brown
2:44
3The J.B.'sPass The Peas
Alto SaxophoneJimmy Parker
OrganJames Brown
Tenor SaxophoneSt. Clair Pinckney*
TromboneFred Wesley
VocalsThe J.B.'s
Voice [Spoken Introduction]Bobby Byrd
3:30
4The J.B.'sGimme Some More
Alto SaxophoneJimmy Parker
Organ, TambourineBobby Byrd
Tenor SaxophoneSt. Clair Pinckney*
TromboneFred Wesley
VocalsThe J.B.'s
Written-ByCharles Bobbit, James Brown
3:06
5Fred Wesley & The J.B.'s*Blow Your Head
Alto SaxophoneMaceo Parker
Baritone Saxophone [Probably]Alfred "PeeWee" Ellis*
Bass [Probably]Gordon Edwards
Drums [Probably]Jimmy Madison
Guitar [Probably]Joe Beck, Sam Brown (2)
Percussion [Probably]Sue Evans
SynthesizerJames Brown
Tenor Saxophone [Probably]Frank Vicari, Joe Farrell, St. Clair Pinckney*
TromboneFred Wesley
Trombone [Probably]Tom Malone
Trumpet [Probably]Jon Faddis, Lou Soloff*
Written-ByFred Wesley, James Brown
4:43
6The J.B.'sThe Grunt, Pt. 12:49
7The J.B.'sGivin' Up Food For Funk, Pt. 1
Alto SaxophoneJimmy Parker
Arranged By, Organ, Tambourine, Written-ByJames Brown
Arranged By, Trombone, Written-ByFred Wesley
CongasJohnny Griggs
Tenor SaxophoneSt. Clair Pinckney*
VocalsThe J.B.'s
3:09
8Fred Wesley & The J.B.'s*Same Beat, Pt. 1
Alto SaxophoneMaceo Parker
Arranged ByFred Wesley
Arranged By, Organ, Other [Arp Synthesizer Overdub], Percussion, Vocals, Written-ByJames Brown
CongasJohnny Griggs
Percussion [Probably]John Morgan (2)
Presenter [Announcer, Probably]Hank Spann
Tenor SaxophoneSt. Clair Pinckney*
Vocals [Probably], Effects [Electronic Effects, Probably]Bob Both
3:21
9Fred Wesley & The J.B.'s*Damn Right, I Am Somebody, Pt. 1 (7-Inch Single Mix)
Alto SaxophoneMaceo Parker
Arranged By, Vocals, Written-ByJames Brown
CongasJohnny Griggs
Percussion [Probably]John Morgan (2)
Tenor SaxophoneSt. Clair Pinckney*
TromboneFred Wesley
TrumpetIsiah "Ike" Oakley*
3:32
10Fred & The New J.B.'sBreakin' Bread
Alto SaxophoneJimmy Parker, Maceo Parker
Arranged By, Backing Vocals, Trombone, Lead Vocals, Written-ByFred Wesley
Arranged By, Written-ByJames Brown
Congas, PercussionJohnny Griggs
Percussion, VocalsJohn Morgan (2)
Tenor SaxophoneSt. Clair Pinckney*
TrumpetRussell Crimes
4:22
11Fred & The New J.B.'s(It's Not The Express) It's The J.B.'s Monaurail, Pts.1 & 2
Alto SaxophoneJimmy Parker, Maceo Parker
DrumsJohn Morgan (2)
PercussionJohnny Griggs
Producer, Trombone, VocalsFred Wesley
Tenor SaxophoneSt. Clair Pinckney*
TrumpetRussell Crimes
Vocals, Written-ByJames Brown
8:16
12Fred Wesley & The J.B.'s*If You Don't Get It The First Time, Back Up And Try It Again, Party
Alto SaxophoneMaceo Parker
Tenor SaxophoneSt. Clair Pinckney*
TromboneFred Wesley
TrumpetIsiah "Ike" Oakley*
Vocals, Written-ByJames Brown
3:33
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Notes

Polydor, a Universal Music Company
℗ © 2000 Universal Records, a Division of UMG Recordings, Inc.
Distributed by Universal Music and Video Distribution, Inc.

Digitally remastered from original masters using 96k/24-bit at Universal Mastering Studios East

Photos Credits: Courtesy of Leeds & Associates.

-Track 1 was recorded January 29, 1973, International Studios, Augusta, GA. Original single version, released March, 1973, as People PE621.

-Track 2 was recorded October 5 or 6, 1971, Bobby Smith Studios, Macon, GA. Originally released April, 1972, as People PE607, B-Side to "Pass The Peas".

-Track 3 was recorded June 28 or 29, 1971, Bobby Smith Studios, Macon, GA. Originally release April, 1972, as People single PE607. Also issued on the People album Food For Thought (Pass The Peas I Mean Gimme Some More).

-Track 4 was recorded September 2, 1971, Soundcraft, North Augusta, SC. Originally released November 1971, as People single PE602. Also issued on the People album Food For Thought (Pass The Peas I Mean Gimme Some More).

-Track 5 was recorded November 30, 1973, A&R Studios, New York, NY. Originally released April, 1974, on the People album Damn Right I Am Somebody (PE 6602).

-Track 6 was recorded May 19, 1970, King Studios, Cincinnati, OH. Originally released June, 1970, as King single K6319. Also issued on the People album Food For Thought (Pass The Peas I Mean Gimme Some More).

-Track 7 was recorded June 12, 1972, A&R Studios, New York, NY. Originally release as People single PE610.

-Track 8 was recorded August 8, 1973, International Studios, Augusta, GA. Originally released January, 1974, as People single PE632. Also issued on the People album Damn Right I Am Somebody.

-Track 9 was recorded February 19, 1974, Sound Ideas, New York, NY. Original 7-inch single mix, released May, 1974, as People single PE638.

-Track 10 was recorded June 27, 1974, Sound Ideas, New York, NY. Originally released December, 1974, as People single PE648. Also issued on the People album Breakin' Bread.

-Track 11 was recorded April 28, 1975, Wally Heider Studios, San Francisco, CA. Originally released June, 1975, as People single PE655. Also issued on the People album Hustle With Speed.

-Track 12 was recorded june 28, 1973, International Studios, Augusta, GA. Originally released September, 1973, as People single PE627. Also issued on the People album Damn Right I Am Somebody (PE 6602).

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (String): 601215774429
  • Barcode (Text): 6 01215 77442 9
  • Matrix / Runout: DIDX-151027 1 B01
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L328
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 5078

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