17/11/2016

Cuba Gooding "The 1st Cuba Gooding Album" (1978) -Westcoast Soul / Funk Soul-



Label : Motown Records


01 - Mind Pleaser (Dennis Lambert & Brian Potter)
02 - All I Can Give You Is Love (Dennis Lambert & Brian Potter)
03 - Where Would I Be Without You (Dennis Lambert & Brian Potter)
04 - Hold On To What You Got (Dennis Lambert & Brian Potter)
05 - Fool Of The Year (Dennis Lambert & Brian Potter)
06 - We're In Love (Patti Austin)
07 - Ain't Nothin' To It (Dennis Lambert & Brian Potter)
08 - Someone To Go Home To (Dennis Lambert & Brian Potter)
09 - As Long As There's You (James Whitney & Norman Kurban)


Produced by Dennis Lambert & Brian Potter
All Rhythm Arrangements by David Foster, except by Dennis Lambert "Hold On To What You Got" & by Dean Parks on "Ain't Nothin' To It" & "Someone To Go Home To"
All String & Horn Arrangements by Gene Page, except by Jimmie Haskell on "Ain't Nothin' To It" & "Someone To Go Home To"
Background Vocal Arrangements by Dennis Lambert
Saxophone Solo by Tom Scott on "Where Would I Be Without You & "Fool Of The Year"
Solo by Jay Lewis & Bill Cuomo on "Mind Pleaser"

Musicians :
Drums : James Gadson & Ed Greene
Bass : Scott Edwards
Keyboards : David Foster, Michael Omartian, Joe Sample & Dennis Lambert
Guitars : Dean Parks, Ray Parker Jr. & Jay Lewis
Synthesizer : Bill Cuomo
Percussion : Steve Forman & Gary Coleman
Horns : Chuck Findley, Steve Madaio, Tom Scott, Quitman Dennis, Bill Green, Dick 'Slyde' Hyde, George Bohannon, Paul Rubinon & Ernie Watts
Strings : Sid Sharp & The Boogy Symphony
Background Vocalists : Julia Tillman Waters, Maxine Willard Waters, Oren Waters, Carol Parks & Dennis Lambert

Recorded at Western Recorders & Sound Labs, Los Angeles, California
Engineer : Jay Lewis & Matt Hyde
Remixing : Jay Lewis
Mastering : Allen Zentz, Los Angeles, California
Mastering Engineer : Brian Gardner