10/10/2015

Michael Cruz "The Heart Never Forgets" (1981) -Soft Rock-



Label : Credence Records / PPL / MCA Records


01 - Long Time, No Love (Michael Cruz)
02 - This Time (Michael Cruz)
03 - When We Make Love (Michael Cruz & Lane)
04 - The Heart Never Forgets (Michael Cruz & Winkler)
05 - (You Got Me Lovin') Overtime (Michael Cruz)
06 - Late Late Show (Michael Cruz)
07 - A Heart Is Broken Every Minute (Michael Cruz)
08 - Only Game In Town (Previously Unreleased) (Michael Cruz)
09 - Joy (Previously Unreleased) (Jae Jarrett)
10 - No Pity (Previously Unreleased) (Jae Jarrett)
11 - Never Again (Previously Unreleased) (Michael Cruz)
12 - Late Late Show ("Enciendeme") (Previously Unreleased) (Michael Cruz)


Produced by Michael Cruz & Jae Jarrett 
Tracks 02-06 Produced by Michael Cruz
Tracks 01, 04 & 12 Produced by Michael Cruz & Jae Jarrett
Tracks 08-11 Produced by Jae Jarrett
Postlude of "The Heart Never Forgets" Produced by Jae Jarrett
Arranged & Orchestrated by Michael Cruz except for Track 07 Brass by Jae Jarrett, Strings by Michael Cruz
Recorded by Benj Kanters at Studiomedia in Evanston, IL ; by Clay McMurray at Love 'N Comfort in Hollywood, CA ; by Christopher Banninger at MCA Recording Studios in Glendale, CA & by Mark Curry & Tom Herzer at One Step Up in Hollywood, CA
Mastered by Carol Hibbs
Mixed by Mark Curry & Jae Jarrett


Musicians :

Michael Cruz : Lead & Background vocals, String Arrangements, Keyboards
Tom Kochan : Drums & Percussion
Nick Brown : Guitars
Arthur King : Clavinet
Jerome R. Webster : Concertmaster
Victoria Reid : Background vocals
Jim Hines : Drums
Jeff Steele : Bass
Holly Rutherford : Background vocals
Jimmy Carter : Horns, Orchestration & Sax Solo
Gary Metz : Horns
Ira Walters : Drums
Adonis Hampton : Bass
Kenny Allen : Guitars
Chuck Shuemake : Percussion
Beth Lawrence : Background vocals
Debbie Swanson : Background vocals
Greg Mitchell : Bass
Steve Eisen : Tenor Sax
Kathy Brown : Background vocals
David Jaramillo : Horns
Jae Jarrett : Keyboards
Phillip Scott / Cliff Wright : Bass