Norman Connors - This Is Your Life (Esta Es Su Vida)
Jazz, Hip hop
Label: Buddah Records ‎– TXS 3106
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album
Country: Spain
Date of released: 1978
Category: Jazz, Funk / Soul
Style: Fusion, Jazz-Funk, Soul, Funk, Disco
Genre: Jazz, Hip hop
Musician: Norman Connors
Album's name: This Is Your Life ("Esta Es Su Vida")
ZIP archive size: 1841

Norman Connors - This Is Your Life (Esta Es Su Vida)


Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Stella
Arranged By, Conductor, Orchestrated By – McKinley JacksonGuitar [Soloist] – Lee RitenourSoprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone – Gary BartzVocals [Soloist] – Jean CarnVocals [Soloist], Backing Vocals – James RobinsonWritten-By – P. Smith*
3:17
A2 This Is Your Life
Arranged By, Conductor – Paul RiserSoprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone – Gary BartzVocals [Soloist] – Eleanor Mills*Written-By – J. Webb*
4:13
A3 Wouldn't You Like To See
Arranged By, Conductor, Orchestrated By – McKinley JacksonBass – Ben Atkins*Soprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone – Gary BartzVocals [Soloist] – Eleanor Mills*Written-By – B. Atkins*, J. Scott*
3:40
A4 Listen
Arranged By, Conductor, Orchestrated By – McKinley JacksonSoprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone – Gary BartzVocals [Soloist], Backing Vocals – James RobinsonWritten-By – P. Smith*
3:51
A5 Say You Love Me
Bongos – Eddie (Bongo) Brown*Producer [Vocal Production And Consultation] – Jean CarnProducer, Arranged By, Conductor, Orchestrated By – McKinley JacksonProducer, Vocals [Soloist] – Norman ConnorsSoprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone – Gary BartzWritten-By – A. Hakeem Waheed
4:36
B1 Captain Connors
Arranged By, Conductor – Dwight Brewster, Wah Wah Watson*, Norman ConnorsElectric Guitar – Bobby LyleKeyboards, Synthesizer [Mini-moog Soloist] – Billy McCoySoprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone – Gary BartzWritten-By – N. Connors*
3:16
B2 You Make Me Feel Brand New
Arranged By, Conductor, Orchestrated By – McKinley JacksonSoprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone – Gary BartzVocals [Soloist] – Eleanor Mills*, Norman ConnorsWritten-By – L. Creed*, T. Bell*
5:45
B3 Butterfly
Arranged By, Conductor – Jacques BurvickSoprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone – Gary BartzVocals [Soloist] – Eleanor Mills*, James RobinsonWritten-By – Herbie Hancock
4:58
B4 The Creator
Acoustic Guitar – Bobby LyleArranged By, Conductor – Norman ConnorsTenor Saxophone [Soloist] – Pharoah SandersVocals [Soloist] – Eleanor Mills*, Norman Connor*Written-By – E. Mills*, Ph. Sanders*
7:58

Companies, etc.

  • Record Company – Discos Columbia, S.A.
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – R.A. Inbows Ltd.
  • Pressed By – Cofasa
  • Printed By – Gráficas Foco, S.A.
  • Recorded At – Kendun Recorders
  • Mastered At – Kendun Recorders
  • Published By – April Music
  • Distributed By – Discos Columbia, S.A.
  • Produced For – Norman Connors Productions Inc.

Credits

  • Art Direction – Donn Davenport
  • Bass – Eddie Watkins*
  • Design [Additional] – Davis/Canzani*
  • Drums – James Gadson
  • Drums, Percussion, Timpani, Lead Vocals, Producer, Directed By – Norman Connors
  • Engineer [Assistant] – Bob Bullock, Bob Moore , Jackson Schwartz, Jim Sintetos, Stillman Kelly
  • Engineer, Recorded By, Mixed By – Richard Heenan*
  • Featuring, Lead Vocals – Miss Eleanore Mills*
  • French Horn – James Atkinson*, Sidney Muldrow
  • Guitar – Charles Fearing, David T. Walker, Jay Graydon, Wah Wah Watson*
  • Keyboards – Billy McCoy, Bobby Lyle, Jacques Burvick, Richard Cummings, Richard Tee, Ronnie Coleman*
  • Mastered By – John Golden
  • Percussion – Petro Bass
  • Percussion, Congas, Bongos, Cymbal [Paiste Cymbals], Gong [Paiste Gongs] – Kenneth Nash
  • Photography By – Ron Harris
  • Soprano Saxophone – Ralph Buzzy Jones*
  • Strings – Harry Bluestone
  • Synthesizer [Oberheim] – Mike Boddicker*
  • Tenor Saxophone – Pharoah Sanders
  • Trombone – Benny Powell, Garnett Brown, George Bohanon, George Tjacher*, Lew McCreary
  • Trumpet – Charles Moore, Nolan Smith Jr.*, Oscar Brashear, Ray Brown , Shunzo Ono*
  • Vibraphone [Vibes], Marimba, Bells [Orchestra] – Elmira Collins
  • Vocals [Vocal Coloring And Background], Technician [Vocal Production And Consultation] – Jean Carn
  • Woodwind – David Li*, Earle Dulmer*, Ernie Watts, Fred Jackson, Jr.*, Terry Harrington, Bill Green*

Notes

(P) 1977 R. A. Inbows, Ltd.

Pressed In Spain By COFASA
Imp. Lujo A Met. Permiso Nº 856

Track B2 Published By - April Music

Produced For Norman Connors Productions, Inc.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): AB 4177-SA
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B): AB 4177-SB
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout): 850 AB 4177 SA R1 COL
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout): 850 AB 4177 SB R1 COL
  • Other (Depósito Legal): M. 23627-1978
  • Matrix / Runout (Corner Of Front And Back Cover): ESTEREO TXS 3106
  • Rights Society: BIEM

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
AB 4177 Norman Connors This Is Your Life ‎(LP, Album) Arista AB 4177 US 1977
6.23503 Norman Connors This Is Your Life ‎(LP, Album, TP) Buddah Records 6.23503 Germany 1977
BDLP-12294 Norman Connors And The Starship Orchestra Norman Connors And The Starship Orchestra - This Is Your Life ‎(LP, Album) Buddah Records BDLP-12294 Brazil 1977
NEM CD 637 Norman Connors & The Starship Orchestra Norman Connors & The Starship Orchestra - This Is Your Life ‎(CD, Album, RE) Sequel Records NEM CD 637 UK 1993
AB 4177 Norman Connors This Is Your Life ‎(LP, Album) Arista AB 4177 US 1977