04/02/2015

Diana Ross "Ross" (1983)


Label : RCA Records / FTG Soul Funk Classics


01 - That's How You Start Over (Michael McDonald & Ed Sanford)
02 - Love Will Make It Right (Donald Fagen)
03 - You Do It (Rafe Van Hoy, A. Allen & E. Struzick)
04 - Pieces Of Ice (Marc Jordan & John Capek)
05 - Let's Go Up (Franne Gold & Peter Ivers)
06 - Love Or Loneliness* (Ray Parker Jr.)
07 - Up Front* (Ray Parker Jr.)
08 - Girls** (Diana Ross, Bob Wray, Marc Jordan & Ray Chew)


Produced by Gary Katz
*Produced, Engineered & Mixed by Ray Parker Jr.
**Produced by Diana Ross for Diana Ross Productions
Songs Produced by Gary Katz
Engineered by Daniel Lazerus
Sound Works Digital Audio / Video Studios, Ltd., New York, New York
Digital Technician : Wayne Yurgelun
Additional Overdub Engineers : Wayne Yurgelun & Andy Hoffman
Assistant Engineers : Michael Morongell & Eddie Osario
Media Sound, Inc. New York, New York
Village Recording Studio West Los Angeles, California
Assistant Engineer : Robin Lane
Sound City Rehearsal Studio Van Nuys, California
**Songs Produced by Diana Ross
Engineered by Larry Alexander
The Power Station, New York, New York
*Songs Produced by Ray Parker Jr.
Assistant Engineer : Steve Hallquist
American Studios, North Hollywood, California
Media Sound, Inc. New York, New York
Vocal Engineer : Andy Hoffman
Assistant Engineers : Michael Christopher
Mastered at Masterdisk by Bob Ludwig, New York, New York except "Pieces Of Ice" Mastered at Sterling Sound by Ted Jensen, New York, New York


01 - That's How You Start Over 

Jeff Porcaro : Drums
Jimmy Haslip : Bass
Domenic Troiano & Steve Lukather : Guitar
Greg Phillinganes : Keyboards
Michael McDonald : Keyboards & Background vocals
Jerry Hey : Horn Arrangement
Clydie King & Sherlie Matthews : Background vocals

02 - Love Will Make It Right

Jeff Porcaro : Drums
Jimmy Haslip : Bass
Domenic Troiano : Guitar
Greg Phillinganes : Keyboards
Donald Fagen : Synthesizer

03 - You Do It

Jeff Porcaro : Drums
Jimmy Haslip : Bass
Domenic Troiano & Larry Carlton : Guitar
Greg Phillinganes : Keyboards
Julian Marshall : Hammond Organ
David Paich : Synthesizers Organ
Clydie King & Sherlie Matthews : Background vocals

04 - Pieces Of Ice

Jeff Porcaro : Drums
Jimmy Haslip : Bass
Domenic Troiano, Joe Walsh & Larry Carlton : Guitar
Greg Phillinganes : Keyboards & Keyboard Bass
Jerry Hey : Trumpet & Flugelhorn
Jim Horn : Flute & Alto Saxophone

05 - Let's Go Up

Jeff Porcaro : Drums
Jimmy Haslip : Bass
Domenic Troiano : Guitar
Greg Phillinganes : Keyboards
David Paich & Steve Porcaro : Synthesizers
Jerry Hey : Synthesizer Arrangement
Clydie King & Sherlie Matthews : Background vocals

06 - Love Or Loneliness

Ray Parker Jr. : Drums, Bass, Guitar, Synthesizers, Piano & Background vocals
Ollie E. Brown : Percussion
Randy Hall : Guitar
Jack Ashford : Tambourine
Gene Page : Strings
Anita Sherman & Alex Brown : Background vocals

07 - Up Front

Ray Parker Jr. : Drums, Bass, Guitar, Synthesizers, Piano & Background vocals
Ollie E. Brown : Percussion
Arnell Carmichael, J.D. Nicholas, Anita Sherman, Alex Brown & Valerie Jones : Background vocals

08 - Girls

Ray Chew : Acoustic Piano
Rob Mounsey : Fender Rhodes
Eric Gale & Jeff Mironov : Guitar
Neil Jason : Bass
Yogi Horton : Drums
Bob Kulick : Lead Guitar