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Fresh Idea


Qwest Records (US)

Format: LP

Year: 1983

Not so common


In 1983, this talented duo ¬†(Attala Zane Giles and Philip Ingram)¬†released this excellent album on Quincy Jones label, Qwest Records titled “Fresh Idea”. Produced by venerable, and more than capable songwriter/percussionist, Ollie E. Brown. Ollie’s production and guest musician accomplishments include the recordings of LaToya Jackson’s debut, Gloria Gaynor, Ray Parker, Jr., Syretta Wright and coutlesss others. It’s also worth noting that Ollie was one half of the funky, yet underrated, duo of “Ollie & Jerry”, the “Jerry” is the late, great, and former Raydio member, Mr. Jerry Knight. They’re best known for their 1984 hit “Ain’t No Stoppin’ Us” taken from the hit break dancing themed movie, “Breakin'”.