03/09/2015

Herbie Hancock "Lite Me Up" (1982) -Funk / AOR-


 Label : CBS Records / Vinyl Masterpiece


01 - Lite Me Up! (Rod Temperton)
02 - The Bomb (Rod Temperton & Herbie Hancock)
03 - Gettin' To The Good Part (Rod Temperton & Herbie Hancock)
04 - Paradise* (David Foster, Jay Graydon, Herbie Hancock & Bill Champlin)
05 - Can't Hide Your Love** (Rod Temperton & Herbie Hancock)
06 - The Fun Tracks (Rod Temperton & Herbie Hancock)
07 - Motor Mouth (Rod Temperton & Herbie Hancock)
08 - Give It All Your Heart (Rod Temperton & Herbie Hancock)

Bonus Track 

09 - Lite Me Up (12 Inch Version) (Rod Temperton)


Produced by Herbie Hancock Except* Produced by Jay Graydon & **Produced by Narada Michael Walden for Perfection Light Productions
Recorded & Mixed by George Massenburg
Additional Engineering : Ron Pendrago
Second Engineering : Murray Dvorkin, Barbara Rooney & Robert Spano
Associate Producer : Tom Meilandt
Keyboards Engineers : Bryan Bell & Lee Ethier
Recorded & Mixed at George Massenburg Studios, Los Angeles, CA
*Basic Track Recorded at El Dorado Sudios, Hollywood, CA
Engineered by Leslie Ann Jones
Second Engineer : Sarco
Vocal Track Recorded at Garden Rake Studios, Studio City, CA
Engineer : Jay Graydon
Second Engineer : Ian Eales
Keyboard Overdubs & Background vocals Recorded at George Massenburg Studios
Engineers : George Massenburg & Ron Pendragon
Second Engineer : Murray Dvorkin
**Basic Track & Overdubs Recorded at The Automatt, San Francisco, C
Engineer : Ken Kessie
Second Engineer : Maureen Droney, Wayne Lewis & David Frazer
Background vocals & Additional Keyboards Overdubs Recorded at El Dorado Studios, Hollywood, CA
Engineer : Ken Kessie
Second Engineer : Sarco 
Mixed at The Automatt by Ken Kessie
Mastered at The Mastering Lab by Mike Reese


Musicians :

Herbie Hancock : Fender Rhodes, Clavitar & Yamaha CS-80, The Source by Moog, Mini Moog, Waves Mini Moog, Prophet 5, Arp 2600, Arp Odyseey, Emu Digital Keyboard, Oberheim 8-Voice Synthesizer, Roland Jupiter 8, Hohner Clavinet, Sennheiser Vocoder, Synclavier Digital Synthesizer, Linn Drum, Synthesizer & Piano
Rhythm Section
(Except "Paradise" & "Can't Hide Your Love?") :
Drums : John "JR" Robinson
Bass : Louis Johnson
Guitar : David Williams (except "Lite Me Up" Guitar - Steve Lukather)
Horn Section 
(Except "Paradise")
Trumpet & Flugelhorn : Jerry Hey
Trumpet : "The Dr. Negroidal"
Trumpet & Trombone : Chuck Findley
Trombone : Bill Reichenbach
Saxophone & Woodwinds : Gary Herbig
Saxophone & Woodwinds : Larry Williams
Background vocals
(Except "Paradise" & "Can't Hide Your Love?") :
Patti Austin, Jim Gilstrap, Paulette McWilliams, John Lehman, Edie Lehman & Herbie Hancock 


01 - Lite Me Up!

Wayne Anthony : Lead vocals
Steve Lukather : Guitar
John "JR" Robinson : Drums
Louis Johnson : Bass
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion
Jerry Hey : Trumpet, Flute, Horn & String Arrangements
Rod Temperton : Rhythm & Vocal Arrangement

02 - The Bomb

John "JR" Robinson : Drums 
Louis Johnson : Bass
David Williams : Guitar
Michael Boddicker : Synthesizer
Jerry Hey : Horn Arrangement
Rod Temperton : Rhythm & Vocal Arrangement

03 - Gettin' To The Good Part

Herbie Hancock : Lead vocals
John "JR" Robinson : Drums
Louis Johnson : Bass
Michael Boddicker : Synthesizer
Patti Austin : Background vocals
Jerry Hey : Trumpet, Flute, Horn & Strings Arrangement
Rod Temperton : Rhythm & Vocal Arrangement

04 - Paradise

Herbie Hancock : Lead vocals
Jeff Porcaro : Drums
Abraham Laboriel : Bass
Jay Graydon & David Williams : Guitar
David Foster : Piano, Rhythm & Vocal Arrangement 
Bill Champlin : Background vocals

05 - Can't Hide Your Love

Herbie Hancock & Frank Martin : Lead vocals
Narada Michael Walden : Drums
Randy Jackson : Bass
Corrado Rustici : Synthesizer
Jerry Hey : Trumpet & Flute
Chuck Findley : Trumpet & Trombone
Jim Gilstrap, John Lehman, Sheri Payne & Linda Lawrence : Background vocals

06 - The Fun Tracks

Wayne Anthony : Lead vocals
Michael Boddicker : Synthesizer
John "JR" Robinson : Drums
Louis Johnson : Bass
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion
Jerry Hey : Horn Arrangement
Rod Temperton : Rhythm & Vocal Arrangement

07 - Motoe Mouth

Wayne Anthony : Lead vocals
Herbie Hancock : Vocoder
John "JR" Robinson : Drums 
David Williams : Guitar
Louis Johnson : Bass
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion
Jerry Hey : Horn Arrangement
Rod Temperton : Rhythm & Vocal Arrangement

08 - Give It All Your Heart 

Paulette McWilliams : Lead vocals
John "JR" Robinson : Drums
Louis Johnson : Bass
David Williams : Guitar
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion
Herbie Hancock & Patrice Rushen : Vocoder
Jerry Hey : Horn Arrangement
Rod Temperton : Rhythm & Vocal Arrangement