23/05/2018

Patti LaBelle "Be Yourself" (1989) -Pop Soul / Contemporary R&B-



Label : MCA Records


Drapeau des États-Unis 01 - If You Asked Me To (Diane Warren)
02 - I Can't Complain (Sami McKinney & Raymond Jones)
03 - Be Yourself (Bunny Hull, Thelma Houston & Jeff Hull)
04 - Yo Mister (Prince)
05 - I Got It Like That (Full Force)
06 - Love 89 (Prince & Sheena Easton)
07 - Still In Love (Narada Michael Walden & Jeffrey Cohen)
08 - I'm Scared Of You (Allan Dennis Rich & Alan Roy Scott)
09 - Can't Bring Me Down (Tena Clark & Gary Prim)
10 - Need A Little Faith (Burt Bacharach & Carole Bayer Sager)
11 - I Can Fly (Theodore McLean, Budd Ellison & Patti LaBelle)


Mastered by Steve Hall at Future Disk Systems, Hollywood, CA
Production Supervisor : Budd Ellison
Coordinating & A&R Director : Cheryl Dickerson


01 - If You Asked Me To

Produced by Stewart Levine for Oliverea Prod. Ltd.
Recorded at Ocean Way & Westlake Audio, Hollywood, CA
Engineered by Darren Klein
Mixed by Darren Klein at Westlake Audio, Hollywood, CA
Production Coordinator : Christopher Lofaro
Arranged by Aaron Zigman
John 'JR' Robinson : Drums
Aaron Zigman : Synthesizer Bass, All Synthesizers & Synthesizer Programming
Rocket Ritchotte : Guitars
Lenny Castro : Percussion
Paulette Brown, Bunny Hull & Valerie Pinkston-Mayo : Background vocals

02 - I Can't Complain

Produced by Raymond Jones & Sami McKinney
Recorded at Alchemy Recording Studios, Woodland, CA
Recording Engineer : Larry Ferguson
Recorded at Kajem-Victory Recording Studio, Philadelphia, PA
Recording Engineer : Larry DeCarmine
Assistant Engineer : Jeff Chestek
Mixed by Larry Ferguson at Elumba Recording Studio, L.A., CA
Assistant Engineer : Donnell Sullivan
Production Coordinator : Alison Jefferson
Patti LaBelle : Lead & All Background vocals
Gerald Albright : Saxophone
Larry Robinson : Drum Programming
Raymond Jones : Keyboards

03 - Be Yourself

Produced & Arranged by James R. Ellison
Recorded at Sigma Sound Studio, New York, NY & RPM Studios, Philadelphia, PA
Mixed by Joe Tarsia & Bob Fintz for Executive Music Consultants, Inc.
Mixed at Sigma Sound Studio, New York, NY & RPM Studios, Philadelphia, PA
Recording & Mixing Engineers : Arthur Stoppe, Joseph Tarsia & Michael Tarsia
Assistant Engineers : Alphonse Faggiolo, Ronnie Distasio, Adam Silverman, John Sullivan & Sal Viarelli
Remixed by Louis Silas Jr.
Remix Engineer : Erik Zobler
Remixed at Can Am Recording Studio, Tarzana, CA
James Ellison : Keyboards & Percussion
Nathaniel Wilkie : Keyboards, Bass Synthesizer & Drum Synthesizers
Patti LaBelle : Lead & All Background vocals
Thelma Houston, Desiree Coleman, Annette Hardeman & Paula Holloway : Backgroudn vocals

04 - Yo Mister

Produced by Prince
Recorded at Sunset Studios, Los Angeles, CA
Recording Engineer : Susan Rogers
Assistant Engineer : Coke Johnson
Remixed at Alan Gregorie
Remixed at Soundwork, New York, NY
Prince : All Instruments

05 - I Got It Like That

Produced by Full Force for FullForce Productions
Recorded at Sigma Sound Studio, New York, NY
Recording Engineer : Tony Maserati
Assistant Engineers : Scott Gootman & David Dill
Mixed by Full Force & Tony Maserati
Full Force is Paul Anthony, Shy Shy, B-Fine, Curt-tt, Bow Legged, Lou & Baby Gerry
Full Force : All Instruments & Background vocals
Lisa Lisa : Background vocals
Cheryl Riley : Background vocals

06 - Love 89

Produced by Prince
Recorded at Paisley Park Studio, Chanhassen, MN
Recording Engineer : Eddie Miller
Prince : All Instruments

07 - Still In Love

Produced by Narada Michael Walden for Perfect Light Productions
Recorded & Mixed by David Frazee at Tarpan Studios, San Rafael, CA
Assistant Engineer : Dana Jon Chappelle
String Arrangements by Jerry Hey
Narada Michael Walden : Drums & Programming
Walter Afanasieff : Keyboards & Synthesizers
David Sancious : Keyboards & Synthesizers
Corrado Rustici : Lead & Rhythm Guitars, Charvel GTM6 Midi Guitar Synth
Randy Jackson : Moog Synth Bass
Kenny G : Sax Solo
Greg Conway : Paiste Rock Cymbals
Ren Klyce : Fairlight CMI
Fred McFarlane : Programming
Kitty Beethoven, Claytoven Richards & Melissa Kary : Background vocals

08 - I'm Scared Of You

Produced by Alan Roy Scott & Allan Dennis Rich
Recorded & Mixed at Trax Recording, Hollywood, CA
Engineer : Michael McDonald
Patti's Vocals Recorded at Kajem East Recording, Philadelphia, PA
Engineer : Gene Leone
Tom Walsh : Drums
Dominic Genova : Bass
Mark Leggett : Guitars
Brad Cole : Keyboards
Ronee Martin, Lynda White & Mona Rae Campbell : Background vocals

09 - Can't Bring Me Down

Produced & Arranged by James R. Ellison
Recorded at Sigma Sound Studio, New York, NY & RPM Studios, Philadelphia, PA
Recording & Mixing Engineers : Arthur Stoppe, Joseph Tarsia & Michael Tarsia
Assistant Engineers : Alphonse Faggiolo, Ronnie Distasio, Adam Silverman, John Sullivan & Sal Viarelli
James Ellison : Keyboards
James Herbert Wilkie : Keyboards & Bass Synthesizer
Jim Salamone : Drum & Synthesizer Programming, Linn Drum Overdubs
Michael Patterson Jr. : Soprano Saxophone Solo
Annette Hardeman, Paula Holloway, Charlene Holloway & Deborah Dukes : Background vocals

10 - Need A Little Faith

Produced by Burt Bacharach & Carole Bayer Sager
Recorded at Conway Recording, Hollywood, CA
Recording Engineer : Mick Guzauski at Conway Recording, Hollywood, CA
Session Coordinator & Contractor : Frank DeCaro
Additional Recording : Chartmaker Studios
Engineered by Woody Woodruff
Recording Assistant : Tom Armeni at Ocean Studios, Hollywood, CA
Engineered by Clark Germain
Arranged by Burt Bacharach
Randy Kerber : Piano & Midi DX7
Neil Stubenhaus : Bass
Dann Huff : Guitars
Jeff Porcaro : Drums
Michael Boddicker : Synthesizers
Lenny Castro : Percussion
Phil Perry, Joe Pizzulo, Oren Waters, Julia Tillman Waters, Maxine Willard Waters & Stephanie Spruill : Background vocals

11 - I Can Fly

Produced & Arranged by James R. Ellison
Recorded at Sigma Sound Studio, New York, NY & RPM Studios, Philadelphia, PA
Mixed at Sigma Sound Studio, New York, NY & RPM Studios, Philadelphia, PA
Recording & Mixing Engineers : Arthur Stoppe, Joseph Tarsia & Michael Tarsia
Assistant Engineers : Alphonse Faggiolo, Ronnie Distasio, Adam Silverman, John Sullivan & Sal Viarelli
Remixed by Louis Silas Jr.
Remix Engineer : Brian Malouf
Remixed at The Grey Room
Synthesizer Arrangements by Nathaniel Wilkie
Jim Salamone : Drum & Synthesizer Programming
Jack Faith : Strings & Horns
James Ellison : Keyboards
Patti LaBelle, Annette Hardeman, Paula Holloway, Charlene Holloway, Deborah Dukes, O.J. Smallwood, Reverend Freddie Washington, The Music Ministry Workshop Choir & The Gabriel Hardeman Delegation : Background vocals