16/04/2017

The Valentine Brothers ‎"Picture This" (1987) -Funk / Soul-



Label : EMI America


01 - Somebody Took My Love (John Valentine, Billy Valentine & C. Wiggins)
02 - No Better Love (John Valentine, Billy Valentine & C. Wiggins)
03 - She Loves Me (John Valentine, Billy Valentine & C. Wiggins)
04 - In My Time (Perry Peyton & Billy Valentine)
05 - Ladies' Delight* (John Valentine & Billy Valentine)
06 - Cutbacks (John Valentine & Billy Valentine)
07 - Used To Be Lovers (John Valentine, Billy Valentine & C. Wiggins)
08 - What You Gonna Do With Love? (John Valentine & Billy Valentine)
09 - Starship+ (Marlo Henderson)
10 - Funk Attack* (John Valentine, Billy Valentine & C. Wiggins)


The Valentine Brothers are Billy & John Valentine

Produced by The Valentine Brothers
+Produced by Bryan Loren
*Co-Produced by William Zimmerman
All Vocals by The Valentine Brothers
Additional Vocals on "She Loves Me" : Alvin Valentine
Additional Vocals on "Funk Attack" : Danielle Caganaan, Jonna Jerome & William Zimmerman


01 - Somebody Took My Love

Drum Program : The Valentine Brothers
Bass & Horn Programs : The Valentine Brothers & William Zimmerman
Keyboards : William Zimmerman
Guitar : John Valentine
Engineered by Richard Cottrell & Tony Smith
Recorded at 8 Mile Road Studio, Los Angeles, CA & Indigo Ranch Studio, Malibu, CA
Mixed by Chris Brunt at Indigo Ranch, Malibu, CA
Assisted by Chuck Johnson

02 - No Better Love

Drum Program : The Valentine Brothers
Drum Overdubs : Bryan Loren
Guitar : John Valentine
Arranged by The Valentine Brothers
Engineered by Bev Jones
Recorded at A&M Studios, Hollywood, CA
Mixed by Chris Brunt at Indigo Ranch, Malibu, CA
Assisted by Chuck Johnson

03 - She Loves Me

Drum Program : The Valentine Brothers
Bass & Horn Programs : The Valentine Brothers & William Zimmerman
Keyboards : William Zimmerman
Guitar : John Valentine
Engineered by Richard Cottrell & Tony Smith
Recorded at 8 Mile Road Studio, Los Angeles, CA
Mixed by Gerry E. Brown at Studio Masters, Los Angeles, CA

04 - In My Time

Keyboards : Roman Johnson & Bobby Lyle
Drum Program : The Valentine Brothers & Perry Peyton
Fairlight by Z.O.
Guitar : Fred Jenkins
Engineered by Mark Avnet
Recorded at Mad Dog Studio, Venice, CA
Mixed by Chris Brunt at Indigo Ranch, Malibu, CA
Assisted by Chuck Johnson

05 - Ladies' Delight

Drum Program : The Valentine Brothers
Bass & Horn Programs : The Valentine Brothers & William Zimmerman
Keyboards : William Zimmerman
Guitar : John Valentine
Engineered by Richard Cottrell & Tony Smith
Recorded at 8 Mile Road Studio, Los Angeles, CA
Mixed by Chris Brunt at Indigo Ranch, Malibu, CA
Assisted by Chuck Johnson

06 - Cutbacks

Drum Program : The Valentine Brothers
Drum Overdubs : Marvin Kanarek
Tenor Sax, Trombone & Trumpet : Gary Herbig, Ira Nepus & Michael Stewart
Horns Arranged by The Valentine Brothers
Guitar : John Valentine
Keyboards : Bobby Lyle
Engineered by Mark Avnet
Recorded at Mad Dog Studio, Venice, CA
Mixed by Chris Brunt at Indigo Ranch, Malibu, CA
Assisted by Chuck Johnson

07 - Used To Be Lovers

Drum Program : Steve Lindsey & The Valentine Brothers
Keyboards : Steve Lindsey, Alvin Valentine & William Zimmerman
Guitar : John Valentine
Soprano Sax : Gary Herbig
Arranged by The Valentine Brothers & Steve Lindsey
Engineered by Richard Cottrell
Recorded at Indigo Ranch, Malibu, CA
Mixed by Gerry E. Brown at Studio Masters, Los Angeles, CA

08 - What You Gonna Do With Love?

Drum Program : The Valentine Brothers & Perry Peyton
Keyboards : Roman Johnson & John Valentine
Guitar : Fred Jenkins & John Valentine
Arranged by The Valentine Brothers
Engineered by Mark Avnet
Recorded at Mad Dog Studio, Venice, CA
Mixed by Chris Brunt at Indigo Ranch, Malibu, CA
Assisted by Chuck Johnson

09 - Starship

Arranged by Bryan Loren
All Instruments Played by Bryan Loren
Engineered by Tony Smith
Recorded at 8 Mile Road Studio, Los Angeles, CA
Mixed by Chris Brunt at Indigo Ranch, Malibu, CA
Assisted by Chuck Johnson

10 - Funk Attack

Drum Program : The Valentine Brothers
Bass & Horns Programs : The Valentine Brothers & William Zimmerman
Keyboards & Saxophone : William Zimmerman
Guitar : John Valentine
Engineered by Paul McKenna
Recorded at Metropolis Studio, North Hollywood, CA
Mixed by Chris Brunt at Indigo Ranch, Malibu, CA
Assisted by Chuck Johnson