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Jan Akkerman 3

Jan Akkerman 3
Funk-flavoured smooth jazz. German pressing.

Year:  1979
Media:  Vinyl LP
Label: Atlantic
Release no: ATL 50 664
Manufactured: Germany


Musicians: Jan Akkerman (Guitars)
Peter Schön (Keyboards)
Gene Santini (Bass)
Bruno Castellucci (Drums)
Neppie Noya (Percussion)
Duane Hitchings (Keyboards on "She's So Divine")
Bunny Brunell (Bass on "She's So Divine")
David Igelfeld (Drums on "She's So Divine")
Yvette Carson (Vocals on "Funk Me")
Willie Dee (Vocals on "She's So Divine")
Jody Pijper (Backing Vocals)
Kimm Hekker (Backing Vocals)
Margo Thunder (Backing Vocals)
Henry Ronde (Steeldrums)
John Faddis (Trumpet, Flügelhorn)
Alan Rubin (Trumpet, Flügelhorn)
Tom Malone (Trombone)
Dave Taylor (Trombone)
Jim Odgren (Altosax, solo on "Funk Me")
Michael Brecker (Tenorsax)
Lou Marini (Tenorsax)
Howard Johnson (Baritonsax)
John Clark (French Horn)
Peter Gordon (French Horn)

Producer: Richard DeBois
Engineer: Jay Denson, Neal Teeman, John Stronach
Studio: Soundpush Studios and Fendelsound Studios - Loenen - Holland, R.P.M. Studios - New York, Kendun Recorders - Burbank - California, C.T.S. Studios - London


Jan Akkerman 3
Funk-flavoured smooth jazz.

The production costs of this album were very high, the sales - too low. Atlantic terminated his contract in 1980.


Tracks: Side 1
Stingray (Get up with that)
Wait and see
She's so divine

Side 2
Funk me
This is the one
Nightprayer
Time out of mind


Unique identifier: 252

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Sorting code: 002-33-1979-3-1979