George Benson - Body Talk


George Benson - Body Talk

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Body Talk
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Studio album by George Benson
Released August 23, 1973
Recorded July 17-18, 1973 at Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
Genre Jazz
Length 48:33
Label CTI
Producer Creed Taylor
George Benson chronology
White Rabbit
(1972)
Body Talk
(1973)
Bad Benson
(1974)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars
All About Jazz (favorable)
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide 4/5 stars

 

  "Body Talk" is a 1973 studio album by American guitarist George Benson, released on CTI Records.

 

Track listing

  1. "Dance" (Benson, Pee Wee Ellis) - 10:31
  2. "When Love Has Grown" (Donny Hathaway, Gene McDaniels) - 5:03
  3. "Plum" (Benson) - 5:31
  4. "Body Talk" (Benson) - 8:20
  5. "Top of the World" (Benson) - 9:45
  6. "Body Talk" [Alternate Take] (Benson) - 9:21 Bonus track on CD reissue
  • Recorded at Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey on July 17 (Tracks 4-6) and 18 (Tracks 1-3), 1973.

 

Personnel

  • George Benson - guitar
  • Earl Klugh - guitar
  • Harold Mabern - electric piano
  • Ron Carter - bass
  • Gary King - electric bass
  • Jack DeJohnette - drums
  • Mobutu - percussion
  • Gerald Chamberlain - trombone
  • Dick Griffin - trombone
  • Jon Faddis - trumpet
  • John Gatchall - trumpet
  • Waymon Reed - trumpet
  • Frank Foster - tenor saxophone

 

 

 

George Benson - Body Talk

CTI 000 6033 (Stereo) 1973

Manufactured in Germany.

Album produced by Creed Taylor.

The vinyl record attains a strong excellent grading, suggesting very few plays.

Audio quality is very clear and strong throughout.

The albums laminated hinged cover is in excellent condition, displaying only minimal signs of wear.

The album cover has a strong undamaged hinge and spine, displaying clear printed script.

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