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The Headhunters - Survival Of The Fittest / Straight From The Gate mp3

  • Performer: The Headhunters
  • Title: Survival Of The Fittest / Straight From The Gate
  • Size MP3 ver: 1118 mb
  • Size FLAC ver: 2961 mb
  • Country: France
  • Date of release: 2003
  • Style: Jazz-Funk
  • # Catalog: 82876 545352, 74321409532, 74321409522
  • Label: RCA Victor, Arista
  • Rating: 4.0 of 5
  • Genre: Jazz / Funk
The Headhunters - Survival Of The Fittest / Straight From The Gate mp3


1God Make Me Funky9:39
2Don't Kill Your Feelings4:33
4Pork Soda3:58
6 Straight From The Gate ( 1977 )
7If You've Got It, You'll Get It6:26
8 Survival Of The Fittest ( 1975 )
9Daffy's Dance6:07
10Descending Azzizziuh (The Beginning Of A Dream)3:59
13I Remember I Made You Cry5:21
14Here And Now7:05
15Ms. Yum Yum6:48
17Straight From The Gate5:31


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
R2CD018The Headhunters Survival Of The Fittest / Straight From The Gate ‎(2xCD, Album, Comp, RE, RM, Dig)R2 RecordsR2CD018UK2012


  • Acoustic Guitar, Sitar [Electric Sitar]Blackbird McKnight (tracks: 2-1 to 2-9)
  • Backing VocalsPaul Jackson (tracks: 2-1 to 2-9), Pointer Sisters (tracks: 1-1)
  • Bass Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone, Piano, Vocals, Written-ByBennie Maupin
  • Bass Drum, Bells, PercussionBaba Duru (tracks: 1-1 to 1-6)
  • DjembeZak Diouf (tracks: 1-1 to 1-6)
  • Djembe, Cowbell, Bells [Sleigh], Guiro, Maracas, Balafon, Tamborim, Bongos, Caxixi, Shekere, Agogô, Berimbau, Pandeiro, Congas, Cabasa, Marimbula, Gong [Balinese], Percussion [Log Drum, Quica, Gankoqui, Hindewhu], Vocals, Written-ByBill Summers (tracks: 1-1 to 1-6)
  • Drums, Written-ByMike Clark
  • Electric Bass, Written-ByPaul Jackson
  • Electric Guitar, Vocals, Written-ByBlackbird McKnight
  • FluteJoyce Jackson (tracks: 1-3)
  • Flute [Alto]Joyce Jackson (tracks: 1-5)
  • Flute, Soprano SaxophoneBennie Maupin (tracks: 2-1 to 2-9)
  • Lead VocalsPaul Jackson (tracks: 1-1)
  • Lead Vocals, Written-ByDerrick Youman (tracks: 2-1 to 2-9)
  • PercussionBill Summers (tracks: 2-1 to 2-9), Harvey Mason (tracks: 1-1 to 1-6)
  • Piano, Electric Piano, Clavinet, Synthesizer [Arp Odyssey, Arp String Ensemble], Organ, Backing Vocals, Written-ByPaul Potyen (tracks: 2-1 to 2-9)
  • ProducerDavid Rubinson & Friends, Inc., Fred Catero (tracks: 2-1 to 2-9), Headhunters (tracks: 2-1 to 2-9)
  • SaxelloBennie Maupin (tracks: 1-1 to 1-6)
  • VocalsMike Clark (tracks: 2-1 to 2-9)


Boxset, 2 CDs.
Made in the EU.



  • Barcode (back of the boxset): 828765453523
  • Barcode (Inside the boxset): 3544330036225
  • Barcode (CD2): 743214095324
  • Mould SID Code (CD2): IFPI 0720
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2): A-52750 /4321 409532 A
  • Barcode (CD1): 743214095225
  • Mould SID Code (CD1): IFPI 0722
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1): A-52735/4321 409522 B
  • Rights Society: BIEM/GEMA


  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – BMG Music
  • Copyright (c) – BMG France
  • Distributed By – BMG France
  • Recorded At – The Automatt
  • Recorded At – Wally Heider Studios
  • Remastered At – La Source Mastering
  • Designed At – OBJECTiF LUNE
  • Made By – Sonopress – A-52750
  • Made By – Sonopress – A-52735


Survival of the Fittest is the debut album by the jazzfunk quintet The Headhunters. The album was released by Arista Records in 1975. The album features the stand out track God Make Me Funky, which has been sampled numerous times by prominent rappers. It was re-issued on compact disc by BMG France in 2001, which was digitally remastered from the original master tapes in 24-bit by Jean-Pierre Chalbos. All songs by Bennie Maupin, Bill Summers, Paul Jackson, Mike Clark and Blackbird McKnight. They released at least one album and single. USA: Herbie Hancock originally assembled the band for his 1973 album Head Hunters. The Headhunters' new lineup & instrumentation, retaining only wind player Bennie Maupin, from the previous sextet, reflected his new mu read more. There are at least four bands w the name: 1 a USA jazz funk fusion band, 2. a side project of Swedish rock group Ultima Thule 3. An Australian band from Sydney active 1980, 1984, 1988 - read more. Album 1978 9 Songs. Straight from the Gate The Headhunters. Survival of the Fittest. Blue Whisper. God Make Me Funky 2. Mugic 3. Here and Now 4. Daffys Dance 5. Rima 6. If You Ve Got It, You LL Get It 7. Straight from the Gate 8. Mayonnaise 9. Yum Yum 10. Dont Kill Your Feelings 11. Descending Azzizziuh The Beginning of a Dream 12. I Remember I Made You Cry 13. This function is only available to JMA Collabs. Thanks to snobb for the addition. Buy THE HEADHUNTERS - SURVIVAL OF THE FITTEST, STRAIGHT FROM THE GATE music. Songs in album The Headhunters - Survival Of The Fittest 1975. The Headhunters - God Make Me Funky. The Headhunters - Mugic. The Headhunters - Here And Now. The Headhunters - Daffy's Dance. The Headhunters - Rima. The Headhunters - If You've Got It, You'll Get It. Exclusive discount for Prime members. Sample this album Artist Sample. Their second album Straight From The Gate is not nearly as good, but has a few interesting cuts, and another ridiculously wild guitar solo by Blackbird McKnight. Read more. 14 people found this helpful. Label variation with NON-STRAIGHT time listing and WHITE text encircling labels. Recorded at Wally Heider Studios, San Francisco. Codice a barre e altri identificatori. The Headhunters represented a major turning point for Herbie Hancock, whose approach to fusion became slicker and more commercial though not without substance or integrity with the formation of this popular band in 1973. Before that, the chameleoni. read more. similar to. headhuntersfunk Albums. Survival of the FittestStraight From the Gate


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