The Reddings - Back To Basics
Hip hop
Label: Believe In A Dream ‎– FZ 38690
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album
Country: US
Date of released: 1983
Category: Funk / Soul
Style: Soul, Disco
Genre: Hip hop
Musician: The Reddings
Album's name: Back To Basics
ZIP archive size: 1671

The Reddings - Back To Basics

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A1 Hand Dance 5:22
A2 On The Outside Looking In 3:48
A3 Who You Think You're Messing With 4:35
A4 Back To The Basics (With Our Love) 3:23
B1 Erotic Groove (Instrumental)
Remix – Tony Humphrey*
B2 Moon Rock 5:17
B3 I'm Ready 4:02
B4 Make Plans For Me Too 3:58


  • Art Direction – Allen Weinberg
  • Backing Vocals – The Reddings
  • Backing Vocals [Additional] – Christine Thomas , Semon Holmes
  • Bass – Dexter Redding
  • Co-producer – Russell Timmons, Jr.*
  • Drums – Mark Lockett, Terry Silverlight (tracks: A4)
  • Engineer [Assistant] – Nicki Kalliongis*, Scott Mabuchi
  • Guitar, Synthesizer – Otis Redding III
  • Keyboards – Mark Lockett
  • Lead Vocals – Dexter Redding, Mark Lockett
  • Mastered By – Greg Calbi
  • Percussion – Bashiri*
  • Photography By [Cover Photos] – Gary Heery
  • Producer, Arranged By, Performer – The Reddings
  • Recorded By, Mixed By – Carl Beatty
  • Typography [Lettering] – Georgina Lehner
  • Written-By – Dexter Redding, Mark Lockett, Otis Redding III


Recorded at RM 10 Recording Studios, Washington DC and Media Sound, New York, NY.
Mastered at Sterling Sound, New York, NY.
© 1983 CBS Inc./℗ 1983 CBS Inc./Manufactured and distributed by CBS Records/CBS Inc.

Lyrics on inner sleeve.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 0 7464-38690-1
  • Barcode (Scanned): 074643869010
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Label): AL 38690
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Label): BL 38690

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
40 25485 The Reddings Back To Basics ‎(Cass, Album) Epic 40 25485 Europe 1983
EPC 25485, FZ 38690 The Reddings Back To Basics ‎(LP, Album) Epic, Epic EPC 25485, FZ 38690 Europe 1983
PTG 34096 The Reddings Back To Basics ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM) PTG Records PTG 34096 Netherlands 2010


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