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The band Chase was created in 1970 by Bill Chase, Ted Piercefield, Alan Ware, and Jerry Van Blair, all veteran jazz trumpeters who were also adept at vocals and arranging. They were backed up by a rhythm section consisting of Phil Porter on keyboards, Angel South (b. Lucian Gondron) on guitar, Dennis Johnson on bass, and Jay Burrid (b. Jay Mitthauer) on percussion. Rounding out the group was Terry Richards, who was featured as lead vocalist on the first album. In April 1971, the band released their debut album, Chase, which contains Chase's best-known song, "Get It On", released as a single that spent 13 weeks on the charts beginning in May 1971. The song features what Jim Szantor of Downbeat magazine called "the hallmark of the Chase brass—complex cascading lines; a literal waterfall of trumpet timbre and technique". The band received a Best New Artist Grammy nomination, but was edged out by rising star Carly Simon.

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Chase/Ennea/Pure Music [2008]

Chase/Ennea/Pure Music
Get It On2:59

Innovation [2008]

Take Me Away1:35

Best of 70s: 1970-79 [2004]

Best of 70s: 1970-79
Get It On 

Rockin' 70's [Sony] [2004]

Rockin' 70's [Sony]
Get It On2:58

Rock Treasures [Sony] [2001]

Rock Treasures [Sony]
Get It On3:02

Horn Rock Bands [1996]

Horn Rock Bands
Get It On2:59

Rock Artifacts, Vol. 1 [1990]

Rock Artifacts, Vol. 1
Get It On3:02

Rock's Greatest Hits [1972]

Rock's Greatest Hits
Get It On 

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