David Porter - Victim Of The Joke?....An Opera
Hip hop
Label: Stax ‎– STX 1030
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album
Country: UK
Date of released: 1974
Category: Funk / Soul
Style: Soul
Genre: Hip hop
Musician: David Porter
Album's name: Victim Of The Joke?....An Opera
ZIP archive size: 1295

David Porter - Victim Of The Joke?....An Opera


Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 If I Give It Up, I Want It Back
Written-By – David Porter, Ronnie Williams
2:26
A2 When You Have To Sneak (You Have To Sneak)
Written-By – David Porter, Ronnie Williams
3:29
A3 Help
Written-By – J. Lennon / P. Mc Cartney*
3:37
A4 I'm Afraid The Masquerade Is Over
Written-By – A. Wrubel*, H. Magidson*
9:43
B1 Storm In The Summertime
Written-By – David Porter, Ronnie Williams
5:45
B2 Pretty Inside
Written-By – David Porter, Ronnie Williams
3:33
B3 Human
Written-By – L. Dixon*
3:48
B4 Airplane Ticket, Bus Ride, Can I Borrow Your Car?
Written-By – David Porter, Ronnie Williams
3:46

Companies, etc.

  • Marketed By – Pye Records (Sales) Ltd.
  • Distributed By – Pye Records (Sales) Ltd.
  • Recorded At – Stax Recording Studios
  • Recorded At – Wally Heider Studios
  • Published By – Island Music
  • Published By – Ludix Music Ltd.
  • Published By – Northern Songs Ltd.
  • Published By – Bradbury Wood Limited

Credits

  • Arranged By – Dale Warren, David Porter, Ronnie Williams
  • Art Direction – David Krieger, The Graffiteria
  • Backing Band [Rhythm] – The Barkays*
  • Bass – Donald "Duck" Dunn, Leon Hodges*
  • Creative Director – Larry Shaw
  • Drums – Al Jackson*, Willie Hall
  • Edited By – Daryl Williams
  • Engineer – Bobby Manuel, David Purple*, Henry Bush, Ron Capone, William Brown*
  • Engineer [Re-mix] – David Purple*, Ron Capone
  • Guitar – Bobby Manuel, Buddy Davis, Harold Beane
  • Horns – The Horns Of South Memphis*
  • Organ – Ronnie Williams
  • Photography By – Joel Brodsky
  • Piano – Ronnie Williams
  • Producer – David Porter, Ronnie Williams
  • Strings – The Memphis Symphony

Notes

A1, 2 Island Mus. A3 Northern Songs, A4 Bradbury Wood Ltd. | B1, 2, 4 Island Mus., B3 Ludix Mus.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
ENS-1019 David Porter Victim Of The Joke?....An Opera ‎(LP, Album) Enterprise ENS-1019 US 1971
ENS-1019 David Porter Victim Of The Joke?....An Opera ‎(LP, Album, Promo) Enterprise ENS-1019 US 1971
ENS-1019 David Porter Victim Of The Joke?....An Opera ‎(LP, Album) Enterprise ENS-1019 US 1971
ENM-1019, ENS-1019 David Porter Victim Of The Joke?....An Opera ‎(LP, Album, Promo, Mono) Enterprise, Enterprise ENM-1019, ENS-1019 US 1971
UCCO-90352, ENS-1019 David Porter Victim Of The Joke? An Opera ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM) Stax, Stax UCCO-90352, ENS-1019 Japan 2014