- Released: August 2, 2005
- Label: Tribute Sounds
Vibe - 11/99, p.193
"...the inspirational group reflects as much musical and cultural breadth as its name suggests....with their trademark grace and gusto, it sounds like just what the doctor ordered."
- 1.DJ Intros
- 3.You Are the One
- 4.Thank You
- 6.Twenty Four & Back Again
- 7.Old Times Sake
- 8.Tell Me What You Thinkin' 'Bout
- 10.Love Will Change Things
- 11.Don't Be Afraid to Dream
- 12.Straight Ahead
- 13.Reconciliation Blues - (interlude)
- 14.Sounds Of Blackness / Take The "A" Train
Sounds Of Blackness includes: Billy Steele (vocals, various instruments, keyboards, drum programming); Juan Navarro (vocals, trombone); Carrie Harrington, Gary Hines, Jeff Taylor (vocals, keyboards, drum programming); Yulanda Lunn Rambo, Andrea Tribitt, Amy Peterson (vocals); Lil Buddy, Double L (rap vocals); Levi Seacer Jr (various instruments, keyboards, drum programming); Mike Scott (guitar); Frank Wharton (flute, alto saxophone); Jimmy Russell (harmonica); Louis J. Wilson (tenor saxophone); David J. Wright III (baritone saxophone); Larry Sims (trumpet); Paul Johnson (keyboards, bass, drum programming); Daryl Boudreaux, Perry Trenon Graham (percussion); Hans Lewis (scratches).
Producers: Gary Hines, Jeff Taylor, Billy Steele.
Recorded at Madjef Studios, Brooklyn Park, Minnesota. Includes liner notes by Gary Hines.