The Sounds of Blackness

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/18/2011
  • Label: Malaco Records
  • UPC: 048021604029
  • Catalog Number: 6040
  • Sales rank: 68,347


Disc 1
  1. 1 Fly Again (3:45)
  2. 2 A Call To Healing (4:36)
  3. 3 Keep On Keepin' On (3:27)
  4. 4 Togetherness (3:47)
  5. 5 Rise (5:13)
  6. 6 You Were There (4:14)
  7. 7 Believe In Me (3:44)
  8. 8 Testify (4:44)
  9. 9 Have Fun (4:00)
  10. 10 Hey Jude (4:22)
  11. 11 Come Back Home (4:41)
  12. 12 Ev'ry Time I Feel the Spirit (4:08)
  13. 13 Soon Ah Will Be Done (3:00)
  14. 14 Ubuntu (4:11)
  15. 15 Fly Again (4:26)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Sounds of Blackness Primary Artist, Background Vocals
Norman Brown Guitar
Greg Nelson Cello
Jamecia Bennett Vocals
Cynthia Johnson Vocals, Alto (Vocal), Group Member
Larry Robinson Drums, Vocals, Group Member
Billy Steele Keyboards, Vocals, Group Member
Steve Strand Trumpet
Jennifer Whitlock Contralto (Vocal), Group Member
Carrie Harrington Vocals, Alto (Vocal), Group Member
David Wright III Clarinet, Saxophone, Group Member
Nate Sabin Acoustic Guitar
Geoffrey Jones Bass (Vocal), Vocals, Group Member
Daryl Boudreaux Percussion, Group Member
Darnell Davis Organ, Keyboards
Mike Nelson Trombone
Nirmala Rajasekar Vocals
Bridget Dawkins Vocals, Contralto (Vocal), Group Member
Brandon Commodore Drums, Group Member
Yohannes Tona Bass, Group Member
Deevo Guitar, Soloist, Group Member
Juan Navarro Trombone, Group Member
DeMarcus Green Vocals
Larry 'Section' Sims Trumpet
Chreese Jones Vocals, Soprano (Vocal), Group Member
Patricia Lacy-Aiken Vocals, Contralto (Vocal), Group Member
Andrea Tribitt Vocals, Soprano (Vocal), Group Member
Gary D. Hines Keyboards, Group Member
Joyce Davis Vocals
Terrence "T-Bone" Frierson Tenor (Vocal), Group Member
Ashley Commodore Vocals, Alto (Vocal), Group Member
Aaron Keith Stewart Baritone (Vocal), Group Member
Chere' Williams Alto (Vocal), Group Member
Charles Cooley Tenor (Vocal), Group Member
Brother Taisuke Background Vocals
Bobby Commodore Drums
Bee Ashihara Background Vocals
Eric Gayles Guitar
Elecia Williams Vocals, Soprano (Vocal), Group Member
Dreamers Union Choir Vocals, Background Vocals
Doris Hines Vocals
Cydni Shepard Vocals, Soprano (Vocal), Group Member
Greg Sears Bass (Vocal), Group Member
Gabrielle Burton Vocals, Soprano (Vocal), Group Member
Marisa Kurosawa Background Vocals
Latannia Ellersby Violin
Lacie Halliburton Vocals, Soprano (Vocal), Group Member
Korey "Xross" Dean Rap
Kenni Hollmen Saxophone
Joyce Ayenna Davis Alto (Vocal), Group Member
Thanjavur K. Murugaboopathi Vocals
Taro Kijima Vocals, Background Vocals
Tamika Wade Soprano (Vocal), Group Member
Steven "Blue" Pittman Baritone (Vocal), Group Member
Soul-Saka Brothers & Sisters Background Vocals
Sandy Harris Alto (Vocal), Group Member
Salimah Bryant Vocals, Alto (Vocal), Group Member
Nneka Morgan Alto (Vocal), Group Member
Yulanda Tribitt Vocals
Yulanda Rambo Vocals, Soprano (Vocal), Group Member
Yuko Ichioka Background Vocals
Titi Kabambe Tenor (Vocal), Group Member
Technical Credits
Sounds of Blackness Instrumentation
John Lennon Composer
Paul McCartney Composer
Jamecia Bennett Composer, Producer
Herb Middleton Producer
Larry Robinson Composer, Programming, Producer, drum programming
Billy Steele Composer, Producer
J.D. Steele Composer
Carrie Harrington Composer, Producer
Geoffrey Jones Cover Design
Traditional Composer
Mike Nelson Horn Arrangements
Karl Demer Engineer, Mastering
Brandon Eiynck Engineer
Matt Patrick Engineer
Gary D. Hines Arranger, Composer, Producer, Liner Notes, Executive Producer, Music Direction
Kevin Tribitt Engineer
Andrew B. Sneed Inspiration
Merritt Benton Engineer
Latannia Ellersby String Arrangements
Korey "Xross" Dean Composer, Producer
Tyler Keyes Producer
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