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Boz Scaggs - Silk Degrees album

Boz Scaggs - Silk Degrees album
  • Performer Boz Scaggs
  • Title Silk Degrees
  • Date of release 1994
  • Country US
  • Style Soft Rock, Pop Rock, Disco
  • Other formats AU RA VOC VQF DXD MP4 APE
  • Genre Rock / Soul / Pop
  • Size MP3 1827 mb
  • Size FLAC 1343 mb
  • Rating: 4.6
  • Votes: 662

Silk Degrees is the seventh album by Boz Scaggs, released on Columbia Records in 1976. The album peaked at No. 2 and spent 115 weeks on the Billboard 200. It has been certified five times platinum by the RIAA and remains Scaggs's best selling album. Silk Degrees spawned four singles. It's Over", "Lowdown", and "Lido Shuffle" made the Top 40, while "What Can I Say" peaked at No. 42.

BPM Profile Silk Degrees. Album starts at 115BPM, ends at 125BPM (+10), with tempos within the -BPM range. Try refreshing the page if dots are missing). Recent albums by Boz Scaggs.

Band Name Boz Scaggs. Album Name Silk Degrees. Music StyleJazz Rock. Members owning this album2. 1. What Can I Say. 2. Georgia. 4. What Do You Want The Girl To Do. 5. Harbor Lights.

I loved this album when it came out in 1976. Hearing it again in 2017, it sounds even better than I remembered. The big hits still sound fresh since none are played to death on classic rock stations. And the album tracks are equally strong. Nothing even remotely approaching a dud is to be found.

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 What Can I Say
Backing Vocals – Augie Johnson, Carolyn Willis, Jim Gilstrap, Marty McCall*Tenor Saxophone, Soloist – Plas Johnson
2:59
2 Georgia 3:54
3 Jump Street
Slide Guitar – Les Dudek
5:10
4 What Do You Want The Girl To Do
Backing Vocals – Boz*, Maxine Green, Pepper Swenson
3:49
5 Harbor Lights
Flugelhorn [Solo] – Chuck Findley
5:55
6 Lowdown
Backing Vocals – Augie Johnson, Carolyn Willis, Jim Gilstrap, Marty McCall*Synthesizer [Mini-moog, Arp] – David Paich
5:15
7 It's Over
Backing Vocals – Boz*, Maxine Green
2:48
8 Love Me Tomorrow
Backing Vocals – Boz*, Maxine GreenSaxophone – Bud Shank, Plas Johnson
3:14
9 Lido Shuffle
Synthesizer [Moog] – David Paich
3:40
10 We're All Alone
Acoustic Guitar – Louie Shelton
4:10

Companies, etc.

  • Manufactured By – Disctronics S

Credits

  • Arranged By, Keyboards – David Paich
  • Bass – David Hungate
  • Conductor [Concertmaster] – Sid Sharp*
  • Design – Nancy Donald, Ron Coro
  • Drums – Jeff Porcaro
  • Engineer – Tom Perry
  • Guitar – Fred Tackett, Louie Shelton
  • Horns – Bud Shank, Chuck Findley, Dick Hyde, Jim Horn, Paul Hubinon, Plas Johnson, Tom Scott, Vincent DeRosa
  • Percussion – Jeff Porcaro (tracks: 4), Joe Porcaro (tracks: 1, 3)
  • Photography – Moshe Brakha
  • Producer – Joe Wissert
  • Written-By – A. Toussaint* (tracks: 4), B. Scaggs* (tracks: 1 to 3, 5, 6, 9, 10), D. Paich* (tracks: 1, 3, 6, 8, 9)

Notes

Originally released on vinyl March 1976.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5018665284029
  • Matrix / Runout: S 9828402 01
  • Rights Society: MCPS/BIEM/STEMRA
  • Label Code: LC 0162

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
PC 33920 Boz Scaggs Silk Degrees ‎(LP, Album, San) Columbia PC 33920 US 1976
888751941915 Boz Scaggs Silk Degrees ‎(LP, Album, RE) Legacy 888751941915 Europe 2016
PC 33920 Boz Scaggs Silk Degrees ‎(LP, Album, TP) Columbia PC 33920 US 1976
CDCBS 81193 Boz Scaggs Silk Degrees ‎(CD, Album, RE) CBS CDCBS 81193 UK & Europe 1986
468035 2, COL 468035 2 Boz Scaggs Silk Degrees ‎(CD, Album, RE) Columbia, Columbia 468035 2, COL 468035 2 Europe Unknown