War - Why Cant We Be Friends?
Hip hop
Label: LAX Records ‎– ZL-253
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue
Country: Spain
Date of released: 1979
Category: Funk / Soul
Style: Funk
Genre: Hip hop
Musician: War
Album's name: Why Can't We Be Friends?
ZIP archive size: 1304

War - Why Cant We Be Friends?


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Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Don't Let No One Get You Down
Written-By – Jerry Goldstein, War
4:04
A2 Lotus Blossom
Written-By – Francie Nelson, War
4:02
A3 Heartbeat
Written-By – War
7:24
Leroy's Latin Lament (Medley) 6:45
A4.1 Lonnie Dreams
Written-By – War
A4.2 The Way We Feel
Lyrics By – Keri OskarWritten-By – War
A4.3 La Fiesta
Written-By – War
A4.4 Lament
Written-By – War
B1 Smile Happy
Written-By – War
7:25
B2 So
Written-By – War
5:00
B3 Low Rider
Written-By – Jerry Goldstein, War
3:10
B4 In Mazatlan
Written-By – War
2:49
B5 Why Can't We Be Friends?
Written-By – Jerry Goldstein, War
3:50

Companies, etc.

  • Record Company – Zafiro, S.A.
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Zafiro, S.A.
  • Pressed By – EMI-Odeon, S.A.
  • Copyright (c) – Zafiro, S.A.
  • Printed By – Indugraf Madrid, S.A.
  • Published By – Far Out Music, Inc.
  • Produced For – Far Out Productions, Inc.
  • Produced For – Far Out Productions
  • Distributed By – Zafiro, S.A.

Credits

  • Backing Vocals – Milton James, Moses Wheelock, Sharone Scott*
  • Design [Album Cover Art] – Howard Miller
  • Design [Illustration Mural "Venice In The 70'S"] – Christina Schlesinger, Judy Baca
  • Engineer [Mastering, Recording] – Andrew Berliner
  • Engineer [Recording, Remix] – Ed Barton
  • Engineer [Recording] – Chris Huston
  • Management – Steve Gold
  • Percussion, Vocals, Bass – B.B. Dickerson
  • Percussion, Vocals, Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Charles Miller
  • Percussion, Vocals, Congas, Bongos – Papa Dee Allen
  • Percussion, Vocals, Drums – Harold Brown
  • Percussion, Vocals, Guitar, Producer [Associated] – Howard Scott
  • Percussion, Vocals, Harmonica, Design Concept [Album Cover] – Lee Oskar
  • Percussion, Vocals, Organ, Piano, Timbales, Producer [Associated] – Lonnie Jordan
  • Photography By – Gary Sato
  • Producer – Jerry Goldstein
  • Production Manager – Far Out Management, Ltd.

Notes

(P) (C) 1979 Zafiro, S.A.

Pressed In Spain By EMI-Odeon, S.A.
Imp. De Lujo A Met. Permiso Numero. 4015

Special thanks to Thomas Warkentin
& Larry the guard

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout): ZL-253-A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout): ZL-253-B
  • Other (Depósito Legal): M.16589-1979
  • Matrix / Runout (Corner Of Front Cover): ZL-253 (F)
  • Rights Society: SGAE

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
UA-LA441-G War Why Can't We Be Friends? ‎(LP, Album) United Artists Records UA-LA441-G US 1975
UA-LA441-G War Por Que no podemos ser amigos ? ‎(LP, Album) United Artists Records UA-LA441-G Mexico 1975
930010 War Why Can't We Be Friends? ‎(LP, Album) Barclay 930010 France 1975
LPL 1110 War Why Can't We Be Friends? ‎(LP, Album) RTV Ljubljana, United Artists Records LPL 1110 Yugoslavia 1975
UALA 441-G War Why Can't We Be Friends? ‎(LP, Album) United Artists Records UALA 441-G Canada 1975