13/06/2018

Ashford And Simpson "Real Love" (1986) -Pop Soul-



Label : Capitol Records


Drapeau des États-Unis 01 - Count Your Blessings (Nicholas Ashford & Valerie Simpson)
02 - Real Love (Nicholas Ashford & Valerie Simpson)
03 - Nobody Walks In L.A. (Nicholas Ashford & Valerie Simpson)
04 - How Does It Fit (Nicholas Ashford & Valerie Simpson)
05 - Relations (Nicholas Ashford & Valerie Simpson)
06 - What Becomes Of Love (Nicholas Ashford & Valerie Simpson)
07 - Way Ahead (Nicholas Ashford & Valerie Simpson)
08 - 10th Round (Nicholas Ashford & Valerie Simpson)


Produced & Written by Nicholas Ashford & Valerie Simpson for Hopsack & Silk Productions, Inc.
Arranged by Ashford And Simpson & Joseph Joubert
Production & Mastering Supervision : Jimmy Simpson
Album Mixed by Mike Hutchinson, 39th Street Recording except "Real Love" & "Count Your Blessings" - Francois Kevorkian, Ron St. Germain, Sound Mixers
Rhythm Recorded by Tim Cox, 39th Street Recording
Assisted by John Paul Cavanaugh, Barney Bristol
Vocals Recorded by Joe Ariotta, Blank Tapes
Synclavier Assistance : John Mahoney
Mastered by George Marino, Sterling Sound
"Count Your Blessings" Recorded at Unique Recording, Roey Shamir


01 - Count Your Blessings

Synthesizers : Joseph Joubert
Bass : Francisco Centeno
Drums : Ivan Hampden
Percussion : Jimmy Simpson
Background vocals : Ashford & Simpson

02 - Real Love

Synthesizers : Valerie Simpson
Synthesizers : Joseph Joubert
Drum Programming & Percussion : Ashford & Simpson
Sax Solo : Vinnie Della-Rocca
Bass : Francisco Centeno
Background vocals : Ashford & Simpson, Ullanda McCullough, Raymond Simpson

03 - Nobody Walks In L.A.

Harmonica : Steve Wonder
Synthesizers : Joseph Joubert
Bass : Francisco Centeno
Drums : Steve Gadd
Percussion : Jimmy Simpson
Background vocals : Ashford & Simpson, Ullanda McCullough, Raymond Simpson

04 - How Does It Fit

Synthesizers & Piano Solo : Valerie Simpson
Synthesizers : Joseph Joubert
Drum Programming : Ashford & Simpson
Background vocals : Ashford & Simpson, Ullanda McCullough, Raymond Simpson

05 - Relations

Synthesizers : Joseph Joubert
Synthesizers : Valerie Simpson
Guitar : Doc Powell
Percussions : Sammy Figueroa
Drum Programming : Ashford & Simpson, Jimmy Simpson
Background vocals : Ashford & Simpson

06 - What Becomes Of Love

Synthesizers : Valerie Simpson
Synthesizers & Solo : Joseph Joubert
Percussion : Nicholas Ashford
Drum Programming : Ashford & Simpson
Background vocals : Ashford & Simpson, Ullanda McCullough, Raymond Simpson
Solo Voice : Valerie Simpson

07 - Way Ahead

Synthesizers : Valerie Simpson
Synthesizers : Joseph Joubert
Bass : Francisco Centeno
Drum Programming : Ashford & Simpson
Background vocals : Ashford & Simpson

08 - 10th Round

Synthesizers : Valerie Simpson
Synthesizers & Piano : Joseph Joubert
Drum Programming : Ashford & Simpson
Background vocals : Ashford & Simpson, Ullanda McCullough, Raymond Simpson