09/01/2016

Rodney Franklin "It Takes Two" (1986) -Westcoast Jazz Funk-


Label : CBS Records


01 - Motion* (Rodney Franklin)
02 - Look What's Showing Through*** (Eddie Schwartz)
03 - Broken Wings* (Rodney Franklin)
04 - The Eagle And The Condor*** (Rodney Franklin, Frank Musker & Elizabeth Lamers)
05 - It Takes Two*** (Rodney Franklin)
06 - Rollin' In Our Love** (Rodney Franklin & Stuart Dubey)
07 - My Wish* (Keithen Carter & Patrick Leonard)
08 - Let There Be Peace** (Rodney Franklin)


*Produced by Michel Colombier
**Produced by Rodney Franklin
***Produced by Michel Colombier & Rodney Franklin
Recorded at Westlake Studios, Music Grinder, Sound Castle, Mad Hatter & Blah Blah Studios, Los Angeles ; Yamaha Studios, Glendale
Engineered by Jeremy Smith except "Motion" Engineered by Jeff Lorber & "Rollin' In Our Love" Mixed by Mick Guzauski at Conway Studios
Additional Engineers : Ed Cherney, David Shobes, Dennis Stefani, Bino Espinoza, Gerry E. Brown & Keith Cohen
Production Assistant : Michel Banon


01 - Motion

Rodney Franklin : Keyboards
Jeff Lorber & Michel Colombier : Synthesizers
Gary Chang : Additional Synthesizer Programming
Michael Landau : Guitar
Gary Herbig : Saxophone
Chuck Findley : Trombone
Arranged by Michel Colombier & Jeff Lorber

02 - Look What's Showing Through

Rodney Franklin : Keyboards
Brenda Russell : Vocal
Mike Baird : Drums
Robbie Buchanan : Synthesizers
Leonard Gibbs : Percussion
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion
Gerald Albright : Saxophone
Background vocals : Frank Musker, Stuart Dubey, Elizabeth Lamers & Rodney Franklin
Arranged by Michel Colombier

03 - Broken Wings

Rodney Franklin : Keyboards
Michel Colombier : Synthesizers
Michael Landau : Guitar
Paulinho Da Costa : Percussion
Arranged by Michel Colombier

04 - The Eagle And The Condor

Rodney Franklin : Keyboards
Frank Musker : Vocal
Nathan East : Bass
Michael Landau : Guitar
Robbie Buchanan : Additional Synthesizers
Background vocals : Phillip Ingram, Darryl Phinnessee, Jim Gilstrap, Rodney Franklin, Lynn Davis, Edie Lehman, Marti McCall, Siedah Garrett, Frank Musker, Elizabeth Lamers & Hamish Stuart
Arranged by Michel Colombier & Rodney Franklin

05 - It Takes Two

Rodney Franklin : Keyboards
Paul Jackson Jr. : Guitar
Joaquin Lievano : Guitar
Robbie Buchanan : Additional Synthesizers
Leonard Gibbs : Percussion
Gerald Albright : Saxophone
Mike Baird : Drums
Tony St. James : Drums
Arranged by Rodney Franklin

06 - Rollin' In Our Love

Rodney Franklin : Keyboards & Bass
Rodney Franklin & Elizabeth Lamers : Vocals
Gary Chang : Additional Synthesizer Programming
Leonard Gibbs : Percussion
Gerald Albright : Saxophone
Tony St. James : Drums
Background vocals : Frank Musker, Elizabeth Lamers, Rodney Franklin & Stuart Dubey
Arranged by Rodney Franklin

07 - My Wish

Rodney Franklin : Keyboards
Chester Thompson : Drums
Robbie Buchanan : Synthesizer Bass & Synthesizers
Michel Colombier : Additional Synthesizers
Phillip Ingram : Vocal
Background vocals : Lynn Davis, Edie Lehman, Marti McCall, Siedah Garrett, Phillip Ingram, Rodney Franklin, Darryl Phinnessee & Jim Gilstrap
Arranged by Michel Colombier

08 - Let There Be Peace

Rodney Franklin : Midi Bösendorfer Acoustic Piano