Patrizia & Jimmy

Laff Records' ALA imprint struck an interesting compromise between Schoolhouse Rock and Millie Jackson’s Caught Up when it issued “Trust Your Child Parts 1 & 2.” Longtime Los Angeles producer Jimmy Robins cut the kid-positive message record in 1974 with a friend of a friend’s daughter. Under Patrizia’s confident vocal, Robins put on a Hammond funk clinic, adding his hoarse yelp where necessary, yet still manages to give the pre-teen voice the kind of space demanded in the song.

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