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Was (Not Was) - Was (Not Was)


Performer: Was (Not Was)
Genre: Electronic / Jazz / Rock / Funk / Soul
Album: Was (Not Was)
Released: 1981
Style: Avantgarde, Disco, Alternative Rock, Funk
MP3 version ZIP size: 1611 mb
FLAC version RAR size: 1593 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1220 mb
Rating: 4.8
Votes: 948
Other Formats: ADX ASF VOC AHX DTS MMF VQF

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Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Out Come The Freaks
Lead Vocals – Harry BowensVocals [Spoken] – Marzanne McCants
5:37
A2 Where Did Your Heart Go?
Arranged By [Strings] – Johnny AllenLead Vocals – Sweet Pea*
4:54
A3 Tell Me That I'm Dreaming
Lead Vocals – Harry Bowens
4:58
A4 Oh, Mr. Friction 3:26
B1 Carry Me Back To Old Morocco
Written-By – Doug Fieger
6:01
B2 It's An Attack !
Lead Vocals – Sweet Pea*
3:11
B3 The Sky's Ablaze 2:17
B4 Go...Now !
Lead Vocals – Sweet Pea*Written-By – Ron Banks
5:28

Companies, etc.

  • Mastered At – CBS Studios, New York
  • Recorded At – The Sound Suite Detroit
  • Manufactured By – Warner Bros. Records Inc.

Credits

  • Art Direction – Maverse Players
  • Artwork [Airbrush] – Terry Robeson
  • Artwork [Typeset/Keyline] – Bill Thomas
  • Backing Vocals – Carol Hall, Carolyn Crawford*, Kathy Kosins, Michelle Goulet, Sheila Horn
  • Bass – Jervonny Collier, Lamont Johnson
  • Drums – Franklin K. Funklyn McCullers, Jerry Jones
  • Electric Piano [Rhodes] – Raymond Johnson
  • Executive-Producer – Michael Zilkha
  • Guitar – Bruce Nazarian, Ricky Rouse*, Wayne Kramer
  • Mandolin – Mack Pitt
  • Mastered By [Mastering Engineer] – Ray Janos
  • Mixed By [Dance Mixes] – Ken Collier
  • Percussion – Larry Fratangelo
  • Percussion [Additional] – Gary Stuck, Jim Matthews, Les Chambers
  • Percussion, Other [Electronic Hand Claps] – Kevin Tschirhart
  • Percussion, Vocals [Rap] – Carl 'Butch' Small*
  • Photography By [Cover & Liner] – Dirk Bakker
  • Piano – Irwin Krinsky
  • Piano, Synthesizer [Oberheim OBX & Arp] – Lusi Resto*
  • Producer – Jack Tann
  • Producer, Alto Saxophone, Piano, Vocals – David Was
  • Producer, Bass, Vibraphone, Vocals, Synthesizer [Moog], Clavinet, Engineer [Recording & Mixing] – Don Was
  • Recorded By [Remote Recording] – Burr Huntington
  • Soprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – David McMurray
  • Synthesizer [Moog] – Mark Johnson
  • Tenor Saxophone, Piccolo Flute – Armand Angeloni
  • Trumpet, Flugelhorn – Marcus Belgrave
  • Vocals [Additional] – Anthony Was, Kim Heron, Lamont Zodiac, Mark J. Norton, Mitchell Jacobs, Mrs. Martinez's Fifth Hour Vocal Music Class/Birney Middle School, Pam Schlom, Richard Pinkston, Rick Cushingberry, Rubin Weiss, Ruth Seymore, Tom Brzezina
  • Written-By – D. Was*, D. Was*

Notes

Produced in Detroit for John Lewis Productions.
Recorded at The Sound Suite, Jan.-Mar. 1981.

Original sound recording made by Ze Records.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 7599-29666-1
  • Matrix / Runout: Side one: ILPS-1-9666-S2 -X + SLM + ^618-X
  • Matrix / Runout: Side two: ILPS-1-9666-S1 -X + SLM – ^618-X

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
ILPS 7015 Was (Not Was) Was (Not Was) ‎(LP) ZE Records, Island Records ILPS 7015 UK 1981
ZEREC LP05 Was (Not Was) Was (Not Was) ‎(LP, Album) ZE Records ZEREC LP05 1981
203 752, 203 752-320 Was (Not Was) Was (Not Was) ‎(LP, Album) ZE Records, ZE Records, ZE Records, Island Records, Island Records 203 752, 203 752-320 Netherlands 1981
842 683-2 Was (Not Was) Was (Not Was) ‎(CD, Album, RE, Jew) Fontana, Phonogram 842 683-2 Europe Unknown
203 752-320 Was (Not Was) Was (Not Was) ‎(LP) Island Records Group 203 752-320 Unknown