Donny Hathaway’s ‘Everything Is Everything’ is his first studio album released on July 1, 1970 by Atco.
Track Listing : 1.Voices Inside (Everything Is Everything) (Richard Evans, Ric Powell, Phil Upchurch) – 03:28 . 2.Je Vous Aime (I Love You) (Donny Hathaway, Leroy Hutson, Edward Kennedy) – 03:31 . 3.I Believe To My Soul (Ray Charles) – 03:51 . 4.Misty (Johnny Burke, Erroll Garner) – 03:38 . 5.Sugar Lee (Donny Hathaway, Ric Powell) – 04:05 . 6.Tryin’ Times (Donny Hathaway, Leroy Hutson) – 03:15 . 7.Thank You Master (For My Soul) (Donny Hathaway) – 05:50 . 8.The Ghetto (Donny Hathaway, Leroy Hutson) – 06:50 . 9.To Be Young, Gifted And Black (Weldon Irvine, Nina Simone) – 06:43
Musicians : Donny Hathaway – Vocals, Electric Piano, Organ . Master Henry Gibson – Conga . King Curtis – Guitar . Phil Upchurch – Bass, Guitar . John Littlejohn – Guitar, Vocals . John Avant – Trombone . Johnny Board – Tenor Saxophone . Oscar Brashear – Trumpet . Clifford Davis – Alto Saxophone . Aaron Dodd – Tuba . Morris Ellis – Trombone . Marshall Hawkins – Bass . Willie Henderson – Baritone Saxophone . John Howell – Trumpet . Morris Jennings – Drums . Robert A. Lewis – Trumpet . John Lounsberry – French Horn . Ethel Merker – French Horn . Don Myrick – Alto Saxophone . Richard Powell – Drums, Percussion . Louis Satterfield – Bass
Production : Produced By Donny Hathaway, Ric Powell . Murray Allen – Engineer . Roger Anfinsen – Engineer . Roger S. Anfinsen – Enginee
Package : Haig Adishian – Design . A. Scott Galloway – Liner Notes . Rachel Gutek – Design . Michael Ochs – Photography . Coco Shinomiya – Art Direction . Jim Taylor – Photography
Recorded September 11, 1969 – April 16, 1970.
ReleasedOn July 1, 1970 By Atco.
Everything Is Everything, would be one of only three studio albums Hathaway released in his lifetime and is to this day considered by many as his most accomplished work. […]
Everything is Everything would be later be lauded by soul critics as one of the finest soul albums in history. He was touted by many as the next soul superstar, a wellspring of talent that needed only the right production to get to the next level. […]
Donny Hathaway‘s debut introduced a brilliant talent into the world of soul, one who promised to take R&B farther than it had been taken since Ray Charles debuted on Atlantic. […]
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