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Summertime is the fifth album to be released by Philadelphia International Records houseband MFSB.

Summertime
MFSB-Summertime.jpg
Studio album by
Released1976
Recorded1976 at Sigma Sound Studios, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
GenreSoul, disco
Length34:43
LabelPhiladelphia International Records
ProducerKenneth Gamble and Leon Huff Gene McFadden John Whitehead Victor Carstarphen
MFSB chronology
Philadelphia Freedom
(1975)
Summertime
(1976)
MFSB: The Gamble & Huff Orchestra
(1978)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3.5/5 stars [1]

Contents

Track listingEdit

All tracks composed by Kenneth Gamble and Leon Huff; except where indicated

  1. "Picnic in the Park" 4:10
  2. "Summertime" (George Gershwin) 4:53
  3. "Plenty Good Lovin'" 4:33
  4. "Sunnin' and Funnin'" (John Whitehead, Gene McFadden, Victor Carstarphen) 4:14
  5. "Summertime and I'm Feelin' Mellow" (John Whitehead, Gene McFadden, Victor Carstarphen) 4:00
  6. "I'm on Your Side" 3:30
  7. "Hot Summer Nights" 4:25
  8. "We Got the Time" (John Whitehead, Gene McFadden, Victor Carstarphen) 4:41

PersonnelEdit

ChartsEdit

Year Album Chart positions[2]
US US
R&B
Jazz Albums
1976 Summertime 106 18 21

SinglesEdit

Year Single Chart positions[3]
US
R&B
US
Dance
1976 "Picnic In The Park" 1
"Summertime" 65 1

External linksEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.allmusic.com/album/r1719753/review
  2. ^ "MFSB US albums chart history". allmusic.com. Retrieved 2011-08-16.
  3. ^ "MFSB US singles chart history". allmusic.com. Retrieved 2011-08-16.