Ramsey Lewis - Solar Wind
Label: CBS/Sony ‎– SOPL 251, CBS/Sony ‎– SOPL-251
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album
Country: Japan
Date of released: 1974
Category: Jazz
Style: Fusion, Jazz-Funk
Genre: Jazz
Musician: Ramsey Lewis
Album's name: Solar Wind
ZIP archive size: 1477

Ramsey Lewis - Solar Wind

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Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Sweet And Tender
Written-By – C. Marsh*, S. Cropper*
A2 Hummingbird
Written-By – Seals - Crofts*
A3 Solar Wind
Written-By – C. Marsh*, S. Cropper*
A4 Jamaican Marketplace
Written-By – C. Eaton*, R. Lewis*
B1 The Everywhere Calypso
Written-By – S. Rollins*
B2 Summer Breeze
Written-By – Seals - Crofts*
B3 Loves Me Like A Rock
Written-By – P. Simon*
B4 Come Down In Time
Written-By – E. John - B. Taupin*
B5 Love For A Day
Written-By – C. Marsh*, S. Cropper*

Companies, etc.

  • Recorded At – Trans Maximus Inc. Recording Studios
  • Recorded At – CBS Studios, Chicago
  • Remixed At – Sigma Sound Studios
  • Manufactured By – CBS/Sony Inc.
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – CBS Inc.
  • Copyright (c) – CBS Inc.


  • Acoustic Bass, Electric Bass – Cleveland Eaton II*
  • Co-producer – Cleveland Eaton II* (tracks: A2, A3, A4, B1, B2), Ramsey Lewis (tracks: A2, A3, A4, B1, B2)
  • Design [Album Design] – Karen Lee Grant
  • Drums – Carl Marsh (tracks: A3), Ron Capone (tracks: A3)
  • Drums, Percussion – Morris Jennings
  • Engineer [Remix At Sigma Sound Philadelphia] – Jay Mark (tracks: A2, A3, A4, B1, B2)
  • Engineer [Trans Maximus Sound Memphis] – Jimmy Tarbutton* (tracks: A1, B3, B5)
  • Engineer, Mixed By [Trans Maximus Sound Memphis] – Ron Capone (tracks: A1, B3, B5)
  • Guitar – Steve Cropper (tracks: A1, A3, B3, B5)
  • Keyboards, Synthesizer [Moog, Arp] – Ramsey Lewis
  • Percussion – Calvin Barnes (tracks: A4, B1)
  • Photography By – David Gahr
  • Producer – Steve Cropper (tracks: A1, B3, B5)
  • Synthesizer [Moog] – James L. Hersen (tracks: A2, B2, B4)


Special thanks to Morris Jennings for his creative assistance.
Recorded at CBS Chicago and Sound Maximus Sound Studio's, Memphis, Tennessee.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (A side): SOPL-251 A1
  • Matrix / Runout (B side): SOPL-251 B1

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
KC 32897 Ramsey Lewis Solar Wind ‎(LP, Album) Columbia KC 32897 US 1974
KC 32897 Ramsey Lewis Solar Wind ‎(LP, Album) CBS/Sony KC 32897 Malaysia 1974
SBP 234495 Ramsey Lewis Solar Wind ‎(LP, Album) CBS SBP 234495 Australia 1974
S 80083 Ramsey Lewis Solar Wind ‎(LP, Album) CBS S 80083 UK 1974
WOU 2897 Ramsey Lewis Solar Wind ‎(CD, Album, RE) Wounded Bird Records WOU 2897 US 2011