05/12/2015

Luther Vandross "Never Let Me Go" (1993) -Smooth Soul / Contemporary R&B-



Label : Epic Records


01 - Little Miracles (Happen Every Day) (Luther Vandross & Marcus Miller)
02 - Heaven Knows (Luther Vandross & Reed Vertelney)
03 - Love Me Again (Luther Vandross & Marcus Miller)
04 - Can't Be Doin' That Now (Luther Vandross, Reed Vertelney & Alan Roy Scott)
05 - Too Far Down (Luther Vandross & Marcus Miller)
06 - Love Is On The Way (Real Love) (Luther Vandross & Marcus Miller)
07 - Hustle (Luther Vandross & Marcus Miller)
08 - Emotion Eyes (Luther Vandross & Hubert Eaves III)
09 - Lady, Lady (Luther Vandross & Marcus Miller)
10 - Medley:
       a. How Deep Is Your Love (Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb & Maurice Gibb)
       b. Love Don't Love Nobody (Instrumental Interlude) (Joseph Jefferson & Charles Simmons)
       c. Never Let Me Go (Joe Scott)


Produced by Luther Vandross & Marcus Miller for Vandross Ltd.
Engineered & Mixed by Ray Bardani
Production Coordination : Marsha Burns
Vocal Contractor : Fonzi Thornton
Recorded & Mixed at A&M Studios, Hollywood
Assistant Engineer & Additional Recording (Vocal Overdubs) : Chad Munsey
Assistant Engineer : Jim Labinski
A&M Chief Technical Engineer : Mike Morongell
A&M CHief Engineer : Shelly Yakus
Additional Recording at Right Track, NYC
Assistant Engineer : Thom Cadley
Additional Background vocals on "Love Is On The Way (Real Love) Recorded at Hit Factory, NYC by Bruce Miller, Assisted by Carl Glanville
Mastered by David Collins at A&M Mastering Studios


01 - Little Miracles (Happen Every Day)

Marcus Miller : Drum & Percussion Programming, Keyboards, Bass
Jason Miles : Sound Programming
Paul Jackson Jr. : Guitar
Background vocals by :
Cissy Houston, Fonzi Thornton, Lisa Fischer, Paulette McWilliams, Tawatha Agee, Brenda White-King, Tamira C. Sanders, Cindy Mizelle & Kevin Owens
Vocal Arrangement by Luther Vandross
Music Arrangement by Marcus Miller

02 - Heaven Knows

Marcus Miller : Bass, Keyboards & Additional Drum Programming
Reed Vertelney : Keyboard & Drum Programming
Ivan Hampden : Drum Fills
Paul Jackson Jr. : Guitar
Philippe Saisse : Piano, Synth& Keyboard Programming
Background vocals by :
Cissy Houston, Fonzi Thornton, Paulette McWilliams, Tawatha Agee, Brenda White-King, Michelle Cobbs & Phillip Ballou
Vocal Arrangement by Luther Vandross
Music Arrangement by Marcus Miller & Reed Vertelney

03 - Love Me Again

Marcus Miller : Drum & Percussion Programming, Keyboards, Bass
Jason Miles : Sound Programming
Eric Persing : Sound Programming
Paul Jackson Jr. : Guitar
Michael White : Cymbal Overdubs
Background vocals by :
Cissy Houston, Fonzi Thornton, Lisa Fischer, Paulette McWilliams, Tawatha Agee, Brenda White-King & Cindy Mizelle
Vocal Arrangement by Luther Vandross
Music Arrangement by Marcus Miller
 
04 - Can't Be Doin' That Now

Marcus Miller : Keyboards, Additional Drum Programming & Bass
Reed Vertelney : Keyboard & Drum Programming
Jason Miles : Sound Programming
Paul Jackson Jr. : Guitar
Background vocals by :
Cissy Houston, Paulette McWilliams, Tawatha Agee & Brenda White-King
Vocal Arrangement by Luther Vandross
Music Arrangement by Marcus Miller & Reed Vertelney

05 - Too Far Down

Marcus Miller : Drum & Percussion Programming, Keyboards, Bass
Jason Miles : Sound Programming
Paul Jackson Jr. : Guitar
Background vocals by :
Cissy Houston, Fonzi Thornton, Lisa Fischer, Paulette McWilliams, Tawatha Agee, Brenda White-King, Tamira C. Sanders, Cindy Mizelle & Kevin Owens
Vocal Arrangement by Luther Vandross
Music Arrangement by Marcus Miller

06 - Love Is On The Way (Real Love)

Marcus Miller : Drum & Percussion Programming, Keyboards, Bass
Eric Persing : Sound Programming
Paul Jackson Jr. : Guitar
Background vocals by :Cissy Houston, Fonzi Thornton, Paulette McWilliams, Tawatha Agee, Brenda White-King & Myrna Smith-Schilling
Vocal Arrangement by Luther Vandross
Music Arrangement by Marcus Miller

07 - Hustle

Marcus Miller : Drum & Percussion Programming, Keyboards, Bass
Eric Persing : Sound Programming
Paul Jackson Jr. : Guitar

Background vocals by :
Cissy Houston, Fonzi Thornton, Paulette McWilliams, Tawatha Agee, Brenda White-King & Myrna Smith-Schilling
Vocal Arrangement by Luther Vandross
Music Arrangement by Marcus Miller

08 - Emotion Eyes

Hubert Eaves III : Keyboard Programming
Marcus Miller : Bass & Additional Keyboards
Jason Miles : Sound Programming
Paul Jackson Jr. : Guitar
Background vocals by :
Cissy Houston, Paulette McWilliams, Tawatha Agee & Brenda White-King
Vocal Arrangement by Luther Vandross
Music Arrangement by Hubert Eaves III

09 - Lady, Lady

Marcus Miller : Drum & Percussion Programming, Keyboards, Bass
Jason Miles : Sound Programming
Paul Jackson Jr. : Guitar
Background vocals by :
Cissy Houston, Fonzi Thornton, Paulette McWilliams, Tawatha Agee, Brenda White-King, Tamira C. Sanders, Cindy Mizelle, Phillip Ballou & Marcus Miller
Vocal Arrangement by Luther Vandross
Music Arrangement by Marcus Miller

10 - Medley:
       a. How Deep Is Your Love
       b. Love Don't Love Nobody (Instrumental Interlude)
       c. Never Let Me Go

Nat Adderley Jr. : Keyboards
Marcus Miller : Bass & Additional Keyboards
Ivan Hampden : Drums
Doc Powell : Guitar
Paul Jackson Jr. : Guitar
Eric Persing : Sound Programming
Kirk Whalum : Saxophone Solo
("How Deep Is Your Love")
Background vocals by :
Cissy Houston, Fonzi Thornton, Paulette McWilliams, Tawatha Agee, Brenda White-King & Myrna Smith-Schilling
Vocal Arrangement by Luther Vandross
Music Arrangement by Nat Adderley Jr.
Strings Contracted by Joe Soldo