Paul Jackson, Jr. at Hemming Plaza, Jacksonville, FL May 29, 2011 - Playing a great Luther Vandross Cover.
The Crusaders were one of the pioneers of Jazz-Funk music in the seventies and have made a number of visits to Montreux over the years. Founder members Joe Sample and Wilton Felder were joined in the line-up by long-standing friend Ray Parker Jr. on guitar and by the inimitable Randy Crawford on vocals. They delivered a set that spanned their career from early days up to their latest album capped with a stunning nine minute plus performance of their classic "Street Life".
Recorded live in Montreux Jazz Festival, Switzerland, 13th July, 1997
GEORGE DUKE - voc, keyb,
RACHELLE FERRELL voc,
JONATHAN BUTLER - voc, g,
BRIAN SIMPSON - keyb,
LARRY KIMPEL - bg,
JOHN ROBERTS - dr,
MINO CINELU - perc
Lalah Hathaway's intimate performance of Luther's "Forever, For Always, For Love" May 2010 in my home town of Flint, MI.
One on my Detroit Boys - playing with George... Living Inside Your Love Live in Japan
A really nice quartet - grooving hard!!!!
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