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The Dells
Freedom Means....

Album US 1971 on Cadet label
R&B/Soul (Soul)

Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Terre Haute pressing denoted by "T1" & "T2" etches in runouts, on "Blue Fade" label. DOES NOT include a track listing for B5, "Freedom Theme", which is present on Side B label of some other releases. Producer's names are found on Side A only, below the track listing. Writing credits differ between cover and labels; credits taken from cover except for "Freedom Theme" which is listed on labels but not on cover. ----- Recorded at: Ter-Mar Recording Studios, Chicago, Illinois On Label: "Mfg. by Chess Producing Corp. Chicago, IL 60616" On cover: "Cadet Records, A GRT Record Group Co., A Division of GRT Corp., 1301 Avenue Of Americas, N.Y., 10019" Shorepak - U.S. Patent No. 3,301,467 A1: Ice-Man Music/Eibur Music/Las Go Round Music (BMI) A2: Chappell & Co. Inc./Butler Music (ASCAP)/Las Go Round Music (BMI) A3: Chappell & Co. Inc./Butler Music (ASCAP)/Las Go Round Music (BMI) A4. Blue Seas Music/Jac Music (ASCAP) A5: Chappell & Co. Inc./Butler Music (ASCAP) Las Go Round Music (BMI) B1: E. B. Marks Music, Corp. (BMI)/*Famous Music, Inc. (ASCAP) B2: Screen Gems-Columbia Music (BMI) B3: Chappell & Co. Inc./Butler Music (ASCAP)/Las Go Round Music (BMI) B4: Chappell & Co. Inc./Butler Music (ASCAP)/Las Go Round Music (BMI)

PortraitThe Dells 1952-2012 US
arranged by, vocals, album by
PortraitCharles Stepney , 1931-1976 US
arranged by, vocals, arranged by, conductor, piano, producer, supervised by, album production and supervision, written by
PortraitMarvin Junior voc, *1936
baritone vocals
PortraitMickey McGill voc, *1937
baritone vocals
PortraitPhil Upchurch g, *1990 US
bass, guitar
Sid Sims
PortraitChuck Barksdale voc, *1935
bass vocals, producer
Emil Mitterman
Karl Fruh vc, str, 1914-1999 US
PortraitLeonard Chausow vc,
Donald Simmons dr,
drums, percussion
Ethel Merker frh, US
french horn
Richard Oldberg frh, *1938 US
french horn
PortraitPat Ferreri g, US
PortraitTerry Callier g, voc, 1945-2012 US
guitar, written by
Edward Druzinsky hrp, 1924-2011 US
PortraitMorris Jennings dr, perc, US
Sheldon Elias
PortraitJohnny Carter voc, 1934-2009 US
tenor vocals
PortraitVerne Allison voc, *1936 US
tenor vocals
John Avant tb, US
PortraitMorris Ellis tb, *1929 US
PortraitArthur Hoyle tr, *1929 US
PortraitMurray Watson tr, fh,
Arthur W. Ahlman str,
Donald Evans 1916-2003 US
Harold D. Klatz str,
Isadore Zveron
Milton Preves vl, 1909-2000 US
Roger Moulton vl,
Samuel Feinzimer vl, 1912-1989 UA
PortraitWilliam Schoen vl, *1919 US
Elliott Golub str, US
Everett Zlatoff-Mirsky vn, US
Jerry Sabransky vn, str, 1923-2006
PortraitSol Bobrov str, vn, 1911-2009
Maurer Productions art direction
Gary Starr engineer, engineer, re-mix
Peter Ampft photography by
Album Tracks
No Title Artist Composer Duration
1Freedom MeansThe DellsCharles Stepney, Larry Wade, Terry Callier4:12
2Rather Be With YouThe DellsJerry Butler, Larry Wade, Terry Callier4:00
3The Love We Had (Stays On My Mind)The DellsLarry Wade, Terry Callier4:00
4One Less Bell To AnswerThe DellsBacharach And David4:48
5It´s All Up To YouThe DellsLarry Wade, Terry Callier4:00
6If You Go Away / Love Story (Medley)The Dells6:48
7If You Go AwayThe DellsJacques Brel, Rod McKuen
8Love StoryThe DellsCarl Sigman, Francis Lai
9Make It With YouThe DellsDavid Gates3:27
10Free And EasyThe DellsLarry Wade, Terry Callier4:58
11Melody ManThe DellsLarry Wade, Terry Callier3:40
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