Like a Seed

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All Music Guide - Steve Matteo
On his first Little David release, Rankin almost hits full stride. His reworking of "Peaceful" brought the song, and ultimately Rankin, a wider audience. The album eschews some of the preciousness of previous efforts and has a more universal appeal. Songs like the title cut and "Stringman" spotlight Rankin's continued growth as a songwriter. His songwriting, along with his gorgeous voice and unique and jazzy acoustic guitar prowess on the record, made him one of the staples of FM radio, a trend that would continue through his next few albums. As good as the record is, it merely sets the tone for Rankin's next few recordings, which ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Steve Matteo
On his first Little David release, Rankin almost hits full stride. His reworking of "Peaceful" brought the song, and ultimately Rankin, a wider audience. The album eschews some of the preciousness of previous efforts and has a more universal appeal. Songs like the title cut and "Stringman" spotlight Rankin's continued growth as a songwriter. His songwriting, along with his gorgeous voice and unique and jazzy acoustic guitar prowess on the record, made him one of the staples of FM radio, a trend that would continue through his next few albums. As good as the record is, it merely sets the tone for Rankin's next few recordings, which represent truly his best.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/16/2010
  • Label: Sly Dog Records
  • UPC: 673203300729
  • Catalog Number: 3007
  • Sales rank: 100,256

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Like A Seed (4:03)
  2. 2 Yesterday's Lies (4:04)
  3. 3 Peaceful (3:10)
  4. 4 Sometimes (4:01)
  5. 5 Comin' Down (4:10)
  6. 6 Stringman (2:57)
  7. 7 Eartheart (4:53)
  8. 8 Bad Times Make You Strong (4:24)
  9. 9 You Are My Woman (3:46)
  10. 10 I Was Born (4:21)
  11. 11 If I Should Go To Pray (3:20)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Kenny Rankin Primary Artist, Guitar, Vocals, Background Vocals
Victor Feldman Keyboards
Jim Keltner Drums
Max Bennett Bass
Gary Coleman Percussion
John Guerin Drums
Jim Horn Flute, Recorder, Saxophone
Larry Knechtel Keyboards
Jose Madera String Quartet
Daniel Rothmuller String Quartet
Lee Sklar Bass
Alan DeVeritch String Quartet
Gayle Levant Harp
Mel Tax Sweet Potato
Eliot Chapo String Quartet
Mike Deasy Guitar, Saxophone, Background Vocals
Ted Michel Cello
Kathie Deasy Background Vocals
Technical Credits
Kenny Rankin Composer, Track Arrangement
Robert Appere Engineer
Buck Herring Engineer
Jim Horn Horn Arrangements
Monte Kay Producer
Jack Lewis Producer
Yvonne Rankin Composer
Vicki Hodgetts Producer
Barry Feinstein Producer
Buddy Anderson Producer
Don Peake Orchestration, String Arrangements
Mike Deasy Arranger, String Arrangements, Track Arrangement
Richie Scmitt Engineer
Chris Henshaw Engineer
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