27/03/2017

Smokey Robinson "One Heartbeat" (1987) -Westcoast Pop Soul-



Label : Motown Record Corporation


01 - Just To See Her (Jimmy George & Lou Pardini)
02 - One Heartbeat (Steve LeGassick & Brian Ray)
03 - It's Time To Stop Shopping' Around (William 'Smokey' Robinson & Marsha Gold)
04 - Why Do Happy Memories Hurt So Bad (William 'Smokey' Robinson & Marc Tarplin)
05 - You Don't Know What It's Like (Sue Shifrin, Reed Nielsen & William 'Smokey' Robinson)
06 - What's Too Much (Ivory Stone, Lonnie Kirtz, Pepi Talbert & William 'Smokey' Robinson)
07 - Love Brought Us Here Tonight (Stephen Geyer, Allan Rich & William 'Smokey' Robinson)
08 - Love Don't Give No Reason (Steve Tavani & William 'Smokey' Robinson)
09 - Keep Me (William 'Smokey' Robinson)


Produced by Peter Bunetta & Rick Chudacoff for Ripe Productions
Executive Producer : Berry Gordy
Album Supervision : Russ Regan
Engineered by Daren Klein
Additional Recording by Frank Wolf & Richard McKernan
Mixed by Daren Klein & Mick Guzauski
Recorded & Mixed at Conway Studio
Additional Recording at Buckman Studios, Power Trax Studio & Ocean Way Studio
Assistant Engineer at Power Trax : Troy Krueger
Assistant Engineer at Ocean Way : Bob Loftus
Assistant to William 'Smokey' Robinson : Sharon Burston


01 - Just To See Her

Arranged by Peter Bunetta & Rick Chudacoff
Keyboards : Robbie Buchanan
Guitar : Dann Huff
Bass : Neil Stubenhaus
Drums : John 'JR' Robinson
Percussion : Paulinho Da Costa
Synthesizer Solo : Lou Pardini
Background vocals : Leslie Smith & Tim Stone
Mixed by Mick Guzauski & Daren Klein

02 - One Heartbeat

Arranged by Steve LeGassick & Brian Ray
Keyboards : Steve LeGassick & Robbie Buchanan
Guitar : Brian Ray
Drum Program : Brian Ray
Saxophone Solo : Kenny G
Background vocals : Patti Henley
Mixed by Mick Guzauski & Daren Klein

03 - It's Time To Stop Shopping' Around

Arranged by Peter Bunetta & Rick Chudacoff
Drums : Peter Bunetta
Bass Synthesizer : Rick Chudacoff
Guitar : Dann Huff
Keyboards : Bill Elliott & Sonny Burke
Percussion : Paulinho Da Costa
Horns Arranged by Darrell Leonard
Trumpets : Darrell Leonard & John Thomas
Tenor Saxophone : Jerry Jumonville
Alto Saxophone : Danny Pelfrey
Baritone Saxophone : Greg Smith
Trombone : Bruce Paulson
Background vocals : Ivory Stone & 'The Temptations' - Otis Williams, Melvin Franklin, Richard Street, Ron Tyson & Ali-Ollie Woodson
Mixed by Daren Klein

04 - Why Do Happy Memories Hurt So Bad

Arranged by Peter Bunetta & Rick Chudacoff
Keyboards : Robbie Buchanan & Sonny Burke
Guitar : Dann Huff
Bass : Neil Stubenhaus
Drums : John 'JR' Robinson
Soprano Saxophone Solo : Kenny G
Background vocals : Ivory Stone, Patti Henley, Leslie Smith & Howard Smith
Mixed by Mick Guzauski & Daren Klein

05 - You Don't Know What It's Like

Arranged by Robbie Buchanan
Keyboards : Robbie Buchanan
Guitar : Dann Huff
Drums : John 'JR' Robinson
Background vocals : Ivory Stone, Patti Henley, Alfie Silas, Maxayne Lewis, Leslie Smith, Howard Smith & Gal David
Mixed by Mick Guzauski & Daren Klein

06 - What's Too Much

Arranged by Peter Bunetta & Rick Chudacoff
Drum Program : Peter Bunetta & Brad Buxer
Bass Synthesizer Program : Peter Bunetta & Brad Buxer
Piano : Rick Chudacoff
Organ & Piano Solo : Sonny Burke
Guitar : Dann Huff
Trumpet : Darrell Leonard
Background vocals : Ivory Stone, Patti Henley & Alfie Silas
Mixed by Mick Guzauski & Daren Klein

07 - Love Brought Us Here Tonight

Rhythm Track Arranged by Brad Buxer
Lead vocals : Smokey Robinson & Syreeta Wright
Keyboards, Drums & Synthesizer Programming : Brad Buxer
Guitar : Dann Huff
Background vocals : Ivory Stone, Patti Henley & Alfie Silas
Mixed by Mick Guzauski & Daren Klein

08 - Love Don't Give No Reason

Arranged by Robbie Buchanan, Peter Bunetta, Rick Chudacoff 
Keyboards : Robbie Buchanan
Guitar : Dann Huff
EWI Solo : Jerry Peterson
Additional Drum Programming : Tom Seufert
Background vocals : Ivory Stone, Patti Henley & Alfie Silas
Mixed by Daren Klein

09 - Keep Me

Arranged by Peter Bunetta & Rick Chudacoff
Keyboards : Robbie Buchanan
Guitar : Dann Huff
Bass : Neil Stubenhaus
Drums : John 'JR' Robinson
Percussion : Paulinho Da Costa
Saxophone Solo : Kenny G
Background vocals : Ivory Stone, Patti Henley & Alfie Silas
Mixed by Mick Guzauski & Daren Klein