03/06/2015

Leroy Hutson "Paradise" (1982) -Soul / Smooth Soul-



Label : Elektra Records / Rhino UK


01 - Classy Lady (Leroy Hutson)
02 - Nice And Easy (Leroy Hutson, Nate Hudson & Nicholas Caldwell)
03 - You Make It Happen (Rodney Massey, Lawrence Hanks & Jerry Butler)
04 - Paradise (Leroy Hutson & Lonnie Reaves)
05 - She's Got It (Leroy Hutson, Lonnie Reaves & Stephen Harris)
06 - Nobody But You (Leroy Hutson)
07 - Stay At It (Leroy Hutson & Mike Hawkins)


Vocal Arrangers : Leroy Hutson & Nicholas Cadwell
Horn Arranger : Leroy Hutson
String Arranger : Lonnie Reaves
Rhythm Arrangers : Leroy Hutson, Nicholas Cadwell, Lonnie Reaves & Mike Hawkins
Background Vocalist : Leroy Hutson on all songs except :
"She's Got It" : Rikki Linton
"On Stay At It" : Leroy Hutson, Carl Carlton, Gavin Christopher & Greg Levias
Recording Studios : Tanglewood Studios, Chicago, Illinois ; Record Plant, Sausalito, CA & Larrabee Sound, Los Angeles, CA
Recording Engineers : Larry Milas & Rick Sanchez
Additional Engineers : David Egerton, Ann Fry, Jeffrey Norman & Steve Cohen
Mixing Studio : Record Plant, Sausalito, CA
Mixing Engineer : Rick Sanchez
Mastering Studio : Capitol Records, Hollywood, CA
Mastering Engineer : Wally Traugott
Musicians :
Keyboards : Leroy Hutson, Lonnie Reaves, Grady Wilkins, Tim Tobias, Lawrence Dawson & Pat Leonard
Drums : Leroy Hutson, Donzell Davis, Kirk Perkins & Don Simmons
Percussion : Kenneth Nash, Leroy Hutson, Lonnie Reaves & Stephen Harris
Guitar : Larry White, Stephen Harris, Tom Ferrone, Larry Williams & Rick Sanchez
Bass Guitar : Reggie Gillerson, Melvin Coleman & Lonnie Reaves on Fender Bass
Bass Synthesizer : Leroy Hutson, Lonnie Reaves & Louis Biancaniello on "Classic Lady" & "Nice And Easy"
Mouth Organ : Nicholas Caldwell
Saxophone : Jerry Wilson
Trombone : Orville McFarland
Trumpet : Ken Cooper / Horn Section on "Classic Lady" 'Collage'