Earth, Wind & Fire – Raise! Label: ARC / Columbia Format: Vinyl, LP, Album, Gatefold Country: US Released: 1981 / 1st Genre: Funk / Soul Style: Disco, Soul, Funk
Tracklist A1 Let's Groove 5:36 A2 Lady Sun 3:39 A3 My Love 4:33 A4 Evolution Orange 4:37 B1a Kalimba Tree 0:25 B1b You Are A Winner 4:09 B2 I've Had Enough 4:34 B3 Wanna Be With You 4:35 B4 The Changing Times 5:36
Credits Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Don Myrick Arranged By [Horns & Strings] – Billy Meyers* (tracks: A1, A3, B2) Arranged By [Horns] – Jerry Hey (tracks: A2, A4, B1b, B3, B4) Arranged By [Strings] – David Foster (tracks: A4) Bass – Verdine White Cello – Frederick Seykora, Jerome Kessler, Larry Corbett, Mary Louise Zeyen, Paula Hochhalter, Selene Burford Concertmaster – Assa Drori, James Getzoff Drums, Percussion – Fred White Engineer [Horn, String Overdubs] – Mick Guzauski Engineer [Recording Assistant] – Stephen McManus Engineer [Recording] – Ken Fowler, Ron Pendragon Engineer [Vocal Overdubs] – Tom Perry Guitar – Johnny Graham, Roland Bautista Lead Vocals, Backing Vocals – Maurice White, Philip Bailey Mixed By – Mick Guzauski, Tom Perry Piano, Synthesizer, Programmed By [Synthesizer] – Larry Dunn Producer – Maurice White Producer [Assistant] – Larry Dunn, Verdine White Saxophone – Tom Saviano Tenor Saxophone – Andrew Woolfolk Trombone – Bill Reichenbach (2), Charles Loper, Dick Hyde, George Bohanon, Lew McCreary, Louis Satterfield Trumpet – Chuck Findley, Gary E. Grant*, Jerry Hey, Larry G. Hall*, Michael Harris, Oscar Brashear, Rahmlee Michael Davis Viola – Alan DeVeritch, Allan Harshman, Gareth Nuttycombe, Pamela Goldsmith, Virginia Majewski Violin – Anton Sen, Arkady Shindelman, Arnold Belnick, Betty LaMagna, Brian Leonard, Denyse Buffum, Endre Granat, Haim Shtrum, Henry Ferber, Irving Geller, Jerome Reisler, John Wittenbert*, Mari Tsumura Botnick*, Marvin Limonick, Myra Kestenbaum, Nathan Ross, Norman Leonard, Reginald Hill, Ronald Folsom, Sheldon Sanov, Thomas Buffum, William Hymanson, William Kurasch Vocals [Additional] – Beloyd Taylor, Ms. Pluto, Ralph Johnson Vocals, Drums, Kalimba – Maurice White Vocals, Percussion – Philip Bailey, Ralph Johnson
Notes Recorded at ARC/George Massenburg Studios, West Los Angeles, CA, and Sunset Sounds Recording Studio, Hollywood, CA. Mastered at the Mastering Lab, Hollywood, CA.