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Grover Washington Jr. - Paradise


Arranged By – James "Sid" SimmonsWritten-By – Millard "Pete" Vinson
2Tell Me About It Now
Written-By, Arranged By – Grover Washington, Jr.
3The Answer In Your Eyes
Written-By, Arranged By – Grover Washington, Jr., Richard Lee Steacker
Written-By, Arranged By – John Blake
5Asia's Theme
Written-By, Arranged By – James "Sid" Simmons
Written-By, Arranged By – Grover Washington, Jr.
7Feel It Comin'
Arranged By – Grover Washington, Jr.Written-By – Richard Lee Steacker


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
6E-182Grover Washington Jr. Paradise ‎(LP, Album, SP )Elektra6E-182US1979
TC-5182Grover Washington Jr. Paradise ‎(Cass, Album)ElektraTC-5182US1979
6E-182-2Grover Washington Jr. Paradise ‎(CD, Album, RE, Tar)Elektra6E-182-2Europe1985
6E-182Grover Washington Jr. Paradise ‎(LP, Album, Club)Elektra, Columbia House6E-182US1979
6E-182-2Grover Washington Jr. Paradise ‎(CD, Album)Elektra6E-182-2USUnknown


  • Acoustic Guitar, Electric GuitarRichard Lee Steacker
  • Art DirectionJohnny Lee , Ron Coro
  • Baritone Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone, FluteGrover Washington, Jr.
  • Bass [Acoustic], Electric BassTyrone Brown
  • DrumsMillard "Pete" Vinson
  • Electric Piano, Piano [Acoustic]James "Sid" Simmons
  • EngineerFred Galletti
  • Engineer [Assistant]Al Alberts, Jr., Frank Bernardini, Jerry Williamson, Mike Bongi
  • IllustrationJohn Collier
  • Mastered ByRudy Van Gelder
  • PercussionLeonard "Doc" Gibbs
  • ProducerGrover Washington, Jr.
  • ViolinJohn E. Blake, Jr.


Recorded and mixed at Alpha International Recording Studios, Inc., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Mastered at Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey.
℗ © 1979 Elektra/Asylum Records


  • Recorded At – Alpha International Studios
  • Mixed At – Alpha International Studios
  • Mastered At – Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Elektra/Asylum Records
  • Copyright (c) – Elektra/Asylum Records



Paradise is an album by jazz musician Grover Washington Jr. Released in 1979, this was Washington's first album on Elektra Records. All tracks composed by Grover Washington Jr. except where indicated. Paradise John Blake 7:55. Icey Millard Vinson 3:48. The Answer in Your Eyes Washington, Richard Steacker 8:24. Asia's Theme James Simmons 5:03. Shana 5:06. Tell Me About It Now 5:27. Feel It Comin' Richard Steacker 5:15. Paradise - Grover Washington, Jr. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей коллекцией. Grover Washington Jr. made his mark early on with hit recordings for Kudu and Motown. After he switched to Elektra, the soulful saxophonist debuted on in album Grover Washington Jr. Paradise 1979. The Answer In Your Eyes. Asia's Theme. Tell Me About It Now. Feel It Comin'. After he switched to Elektra, the soulful saxophonist debuted on the label with Paradise, a decent but not overly memorable effort. Washington on soprano, tenor, flute and baritone plays quite well as do the members of his septet which include violinist John Blake, guitarist Richard Steacker and bassist Tyrone Brown but the material seven group originals failed to include any really catchy melodies or strong hits. Album 1979 7 Songs. Grover Washington, Jr. Jazz 1979. December 12, 1943 - December 17, 1999 has been considered by many to be the founding father of smooth jazz and a master of the jazz funk genre, working as a prominent songwriter and talented saxophonist. ThrougGrover Washington, Jr. Throug read more. Similar Artists. Play all. George Benson. 1 Track listing. 2 Personnel. 3 Charts. 1 Singles. 4 External links. Retrieved 26 August 2011. Swenson, J. The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random HouseRolling Stone. ISBN 0-394-72643-X. CS1 maint: Extra text: authors list link. a b c Grover Washington Jr. For faster navigation, this Iframe is preloading the Wikiwand page for Paradise Grover Washington Jr. Random Article. Follow Us. Send a suggestion. Released 1979. Paradise Tracklist. Paradise Lyrics. About Paradise. Paradise Q&A

Grover Washington Jr. - Paradise
Performer: Grover Washington Jr.
Genre: Jazz
Title: Paradise
Country: Mexico
Released: 1979
Style: Soul-Jazz, Jazz-Funk
MP3 album: 2521 mb
FLAC album: 2506 mb
Source: Vinyl, LP, Album
№ Cat: GWEA-5347
Label: Elektra