18/08/2016

Rufus And Chaka Khan "Live - Stompin' At The Savoy" (1983) -Westcoast Funk-


 Label : Warner Bros. Records


Disc 1

01 - You Got The Love (Chaka Khan & Ray Parker Jr.)
02 - Once You Get Started (Gavin Christopher)
03 - Dance With Me (Gavin Christopher)
04 - Sweet Thing (Tony Maiden & Chaka Khan)
05 - Tell Me Something Good (Stevie Wonder)
06 - You're Welcome, Stop On By (Bobby Womack & Truman Thomas)
07 - Pack'd My Bags (Tony Maiden & Chaka Khan)
08 - I'm A Woman (I'm A Backbone) (Lalomie Washburn)
09 - At Midnight (My Love Will Lift You Up) (Tony Maiden & Lalomie Washburn)

Disc 2

01 - Ain't That Peculiar (Smokey Robinson, Marvin Tarplin, Robert Rogers & Warren Moore)
02 - Stay (Richard Calhoun & Chaka Khan)
03 - What Cha' Gonna Do For Me (Hamish Stuart & Ned Doheny)
04 - Do You Love What You Feel (David "Hawk" Wolinski)
05 - Ain't Nobody (David "Hawk" Wolinski)
06 - One Million Kisses (Jeffrey Osborne & Kevin Murphy)
07 - Try A Little Understanding (Tony Maiden & Chaka Khan)
08 - Don't Go To Strangers (R. Evans, A. Kentz & D. Mann)


Produced by Russ Titelman
Engineered by Mark Linett, Elliot Scheiner & Wayne Yurgelun
Mixed by Elliot Scheiner
Production Assistants : Kimberly Boyle, JoAnn Tominaga & Gail Pierson
Recorded "Live" at The Savoy Theatre, New York February 12, 13 & 14, 1982
Audio Recording by Le Mobile
Studio Cuts Recorded at Warner Bros. Recording Studios, North Hollywood
"Don't Go To Strangers" Recorded "Live" at Group IV Recording, Hollywood Febrray 11, 1983
Studio Cuts Recording using the 3M Digital Mastering Process
Additional Recording : Village Recorders, West Los Angeles; RPM Studios, New York; Soundworks Digital Audio/Video Studios, Ltd., New York & Sunset Sound, Hollywood
Second Engineers : Guy Sharbonneau; Cliff Bonnell, Stuart Gitlin, Paul Brown, Margaret Gwynne, Steve Berger, Clif Jones, Robin Danar, Mike Morongell & Richard McKernan
Mastered by Phil Brown & Lee Herschberg at Warner Bros. Recording Studios, North Hollywood, CA


Chaka Khan : Vocals

Rufus :

Tony Maiden : Vocals & Guitar
Kevin Murphy : Keyboards
David "Hawk" Wolinski : Keyboards
John "JR" Robinson : Drums
Bobby Watson : Bass


Additional musicians "Live" :

Lenny Castro : Percussion
David Williams : Rhythm Guitar
Stephanie Spruill : Additional Tambourine
Background vocals : Stephanie Spruill, Lee Maiden & Julia Tillman Waters 
Horn Section :
Jerry Hey : Trumpet
Ernie Watts : Tenor Sax, Flute & All Sax Solos
Larry Williams : Alto Sax & Flute
Gary Herbig : Tenor Sax & Flute

Additional musicians "Studio" :

Joe Sample : Piano
James Newton Howard : Additional Synthesizer
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion
Greg Phillinganes : Synthesizer Bass
Horn Arrangements : Jerry Hey
String & Horn Arrangement on ""Don't Go To Strangers" : Ralph Burns