George Benson - Tell It Like It Is album flac
Tell It Like It Is is the seventh album by American guitarist George Benson featuring performances recorded in 1969 and released on the A&M label. Soul Limbo" (Booker T. & the . Are You Happy" (Theresa Bell, Jerry Butler, Kenneth Gamble) - 2:27.
Silvery label with fading A&M logo Difference from George Benson - Tell It Like It Is: this version has black cover instead of dark green and no CTI logo on cover. Cat on cover and inside gatefold: A&M SP 3020 Cat on labels: SP-3020. Inside gatefold: Recorded at Van Gelder Studios Recorded April 29; May 16, 20, 1969 Manufactured and distributed by: A&M Records Of Canada Ltd. April 29, 1969 May 16, 1969 May 20, 1969.
Guitar – George Benson (tracks: 1, 2, 3 ). Percussion – Angel Allende (tracks: 1, 2, 3), Johnny Pacheco (tracks: 1, 2, 3), Paul Alicea (tracks: 1, 2, 3). Piano – Richard Tee (tracks: 2, 3), Rodgers Grant (tracks: 1).
Are You Happy" Theresa Bell, Jerry Butler, Kenneth Gamble - 2:27. Tell It Like It Is" George Davis, Lee Diamond - 2:51. Land of 1000 Dances" Chris Kenner - 2:48. Jackie, All" Eumir Deodato - 2:14. Don't Cha Hear Me Callin' to Ya" Rudy Stevenson - 3:16. Water Brother" Don Sebesky - 2:09. My Woman's Good to Me" Billy Sherrill, Glenn Sutton - 3:14. Jama Joe" George Benson – 3:49. My Cherie Amour" Stevie Wonder, Henry Cosby, Sylvia Moy - 3:28.
Tell It Like It Is. 02:30. 03. Tell It Like It Is. George Benson. 02:51. 04. Land Of 1000 Dances. 02:47. 05. Jackie All. 02:17. 06. Dontcha Hear Me Callin To Ya. 03:16. 02:10. 08. My Woman's Good To Me. 03:15. 09. Jama Joe. 03:50. 03:30
Tell It Like It Is is an album by American guitarist George Benson featuring performances recorded in 1969 and released on the AM label George benson tell . .Released Mid/End of July 1969 Artist George Benson Producer Creed Taylor Genre Jazz. Length 32:27 Release date 1969 Label A&M Records. Recorded April 29, 1969 ( 9) May 16, 1969 ( May 20, 1969 ( 10-11) Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs Tell It Like It Is (1969) I Got a Woman and Some Blues (1969) Similar George Benson albums, Jazz albums. Show all albums by George Benson.
Sometimes I like Benson, sometimes I'm less than enamored, although that occasionally has to do with song choices and arrangements. This album falls somewhere in between for me. I like some of it and could live without other selections.
LP GEORGE BENSON Tell It Like It Is LAX3108 A&M JAPAN Vinyl Condition: Used. Time left: 3h 28m 25s. Ships to: Worldwide. GEORGE BENSON TELL IT LIKE IT IS LP IN SHRINK ON AM RECORDS Condition: Used. Time left: 1d 12h 25m 46s. The best album by George Benson is Breezin' which is ranked number 6899 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 227. George Benson album bestography. Higher ranked (58,254th) This album (63,484th) Lower ranked (72,101st) In Your EyesTell It Like It IsThe George Benson Collection.
Tracklist Hide Credits
Soloist [Alto Solo] – Bob Porcelli*Written-By – Jackson*, Jones*, Dunn*, Cropper*
|A2||Are You Happy?
Written-By – Butler*, Gamble*, Bell*
|A3||Tell It Like It Is
Written-By – Davis*, Diamond*
|A4||Land Of 1000 Dances
Written-By – Kenner*
Flute – Bob Porcelli*, Jerome Richardson, Jerry DodgionWritten-By – Eumir Deodato
|A6||Dontcha Hear Me Callin' To Ya
Soloist [Alto Solos] – Sonny FortuneWritten-By – Rudy Stevenson
Soloist [Alto Solos] – Sonny FortuneWritten-By – Don Sebesky
|B2||My Woman's Good To Me
Written-By – Sherrill*, Sutton*
Written-By – George Benson
|B4||My Cherie Amour
Written-By – Cosby*, Wonder*, May*
|B5||Out In The Cold Again
Written-By – Bloom*, Koehler*
- Recorded At – Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
- Arranged By, Conductor – Marty Sheller
- Bass – Bob Bushnell (tracks: A1 to A5), Gerry Jemmott* (tracks: A1 to A6, B1, B3), Jim Fielder (tracks: B2, B4, B5)
- Design [Album] – Sam Antupit
- Drums – Leo Morris
- Engineer – Rudy Van Gelder
- Guitar – George Benson
- Percussion – Angel Allende, Johnny Pacheco, Paul Alicea
- Photography By [Cover] – Pete Turner
- Piano – Richard Tee (tracks: A1 to A5, B2, B4, B5), Rodgers Grant (tracks: A6, B1, B3)
- Producer – Creed Taylor
- Saxophone – Arthur Clarke (tracks: A1 to A5), Bob Porcelli*, Hubert Laws (tracks: A6, B1, B3), Jerome Richardson (tracks: A1 to A5, B2, B4, B5), Joe Farrell, Joe Henderson (tracks: B2, B4, B5), Sonny Fortune (tracks: A6, B1, B3)
- Trumpet – Lew Soloff
NotesOriginal US first press.
Recorded at Van Gelder Studios, April 29; May 16, 20, 1969.
[A6, B1, B3] April 29, 1969
[A1 to A5] May 16, 1969
[B2, B4, B5] May 20, 1969
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout (A-Side. Hand-etched.): 3039-1 // P
- Matrix / Runout (A-Side. Stamped.): VAN GELDER
- Matrix / Runout (B-Side. Hand-etched.): 3040 // P
- Matrix / Runout (A-Side. Stamped.): VAN GELDER
|SP 3020||George Benson||Tell It Like It Is (LP, Album, Promo, Gat)||A&M Records||SP 3020||US||1969|
|2420236, SP-9 3020||George Benson||Tell It Like It Is (LP, Album, Gat)||PGP RTB, A&M Records, CTI Records||2420236, SP-9 3020||Yugoslavia||1984|
|L36586||George Benson||Tell It Like It Is (LP, Album)||A&M Records||L36586||Australia||Unknown|
|0602517808096||George Benson||Tell It Like It Is (CD, Album, RE, RM, Dig)||Verve Records||0602517808096||Europe||2008|
|82839 3020 2||George Benson||Tell It Like It Is (CD, Album, RE)||A&M Records||82839 3020 2||US||1989|