Commodores ‎– Rock Solid

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A1 Grrip
Backing Vocals – Commodores, Karyn WhiteEngineer – Alan Meyerson, Jeff LorenzoGuitar – Paul Jackson Jr.Keyboards [Additional] – Jeff Lorber, Steve HarveyLead Vocals – Walter OrangeMixed By – Alan MeyersonProducer, Arranged By [Vocals] – Steve Harvey, Walter OrangeProgrammed By [Electronic] – Steve HarveyWritten-By – Jennine Elcock, Walter Orange
5:30
A2 Bump The La La
Backing Vocals – Karyn White, Marva Hicks, Walter OrangeEngineer – Alan Meyerson, Jeff LorenzoEngineer [Assistant] – Mark HarmanGuitar – Ray FullerLead Vocals – Walter OrangeMixed By – Alan MeyersonPercussion – Paulinho Da CostaPiano [Grand] – Jeff LorberProducer, Arranged By, Programmed By [Electronic] – Steve Harvey, Walter OrangeTranslated By [Spanish] – Shirley KingWritten-By – Walter Orange
4:40
A3 Thank You
Arranged By – Gene PageBass – Freddie WashingtonDrums – John Robinson (2)Engineer – Alan MeyersonEngineer [Assistant] – Micajah RyanGuitar – Michael Landau, Paul Jackson Jr.Keyboards – Tony PrendattLead Vocals – J.D. NicholasMixed By – Alan Meyerson, William A. King*Percussion – Paulinho Da CostaPiano – John Gilutin*Producer – Tony Prendatt, William A. King*Soloist, Soprano Saxophone – David CochraneWritten-By – Harold Hudson, Shirley King, William A. King*
5:50
A4 I'm Gonna Need Your Loving
Backing Vocals – Jeff Lorenzo, Karyn White, Portia Griffin, Steve HarveyEngineer – Alan Meyerson, Jeff LorenzoGuitar – Paul Jackson Jr.Keyboards [Additional] – Jeff Lorber, Steve HarveyLead Vocals – Walter OrangeMixed By – Alan MeyersonProducer, Arranged By [Vocals], Programmed By [Electronic] – Steve Harvey, Walter OrangeWritten-By – Pamela Phillips Oland, Walter Orange
5:45
A5 Solitaire
Backing Vocals – J.D. Nicholas, Sandy Torano, Shawn ChristopherDrums – Vinnie ColaiutaEngineer – George WarnerEngineer [Assistant] – Elliott PetersExecutive Producer – Tony PrendattGuitar – Sandy ToranoKeyboards, Programmed By – Chris Cameron (2)Lead Vocals – Walter OrangeMixed By – Alan MeyersonMixed By [Assistant] – Mark PartisPercussion – Ruben Alvarez (3)Percussion [Additional] – Alejo Poveda, David RosenbergProducer – Sandy Torano, William A. King, Jr*Tenor Saxophone – Steve EisenWritten-By, Arranged By – Chris Cameron (2), Sandy Torano
4:44
A6 Homeless
Backing Vocals – Carl Caldwell, J.D. Nicholas, Josie James, Lynn Davis, Walter OrangeDrums, Keyboards – Michael OmartianEngineer – Terry ChristianGuitar – Michael LandauLead Vocals – J.D. Nicholas, Walter OrangeProducer – Michael OmartianProducer [Associate] – Marti SharronProgrammed By [Electronic] – Erich BullingSaxophone – Larry WilliamsSynthesizer [Synclavier] – Kevin MahoneyWritten-By – David Malloy, Marti Sharron, Randy Goodrum
4:40
B1 Miracle Man
Backing Vocals – J.D. Nicholas, Sheldon ReynoldsEngineer – Norman Whitfield Jr., Stewart HanleyGuitar – Sheldon ReynoldsKeyboards [Additional] – Stewart HanleyLead Vocals, Arranged By [Vocals] – J.D. NicholasMixed By – Alan MeyersonProducer – Howie RiceProducer [Associate] – J.D. NicholasProgrammed By [Electronic] – Ramsey EmbickWritten-By – Douglas Smith (6), J.D. Nicholas
4:39
B2 Right Here 'N Now
Backing Vocals – Carl Caldwell, J.D. Nicholas, Josie James, Mia TabaresEngineer – Cliff Jones (3)Guitar – Ray FullerKeyboards [Additional], Programmed By [Electronic] – Monty SewardLead Vocals – J.D. NicholasMixed By – Alan Meyerson, Howard HewettProducer, Arranged By [Vocals] – Howard Hewett, J.D. NicholasSynthesizer [Synclavier Strings] – George DukeWritten-By – Gerry Stober, Susan Pomerantz, Wardell Potts
4:03
B3 Stretchhh
Backing Vocals – Alfie Silas, J.D. Nicholas, Mia Tabares, Randy Hall, Sherri Wells, Walter Orange, William King (3)Engineer – Norman Whitfield Jr., Stewart HanleyGuitar – Sheldon ReynoldsLead Vocals, Arranged By [Vocals] – J.D. NicholasMixed By – Alan Meyerson, J.D. NicholasProducer – Howie Rice, J.D. NicholasProgrammed By [Electronic] – Ramsey EmbickWritten-By – J.D. Nicholas, Sheldon Reynolds
3:48
B4 Ain't Givin' Up
Backing Vocals – J.D. Nicholas, Milan B. Williams*, Walter "Clyde" Orange*, William King (3)Backing Vocals [Additional] – Karyn White, Randy HallBass – Tyrone Stanton*Drums – Isaac MorrisEngineer – Ray BlairEngineer [Assistant] – Micajah RyanGuitar – Dave BatteleneKeyboards – Harold HudsonLead Vocals – J.D. NicholasProducer – Hawk Wolinski*, Milan B. Williams*Vocals [Additiona;] – Walter "Clyde" Orange*Written-By – Milan B. Williams*, Paula E. Smith, Tyron Stanton
5:03
B5 So Nice
Backing Vocals – Donna Davidson, J.D. Nicholas, Karyn WhiteBass – Fred Washington*Drums [Additional] – Ed Greene (2)Engineer – Alan Meyerson, Jon Van Nest*, Tony VolanteEngineer [Additional] – Mark Partis, Micajah RyanGuitar – Dan HoffKeyboards [Additional] – Rick Emerson (2), Tony PrendattLead Vocals – Walter OrangeMixed By – Tony VolanteProducer – Tony Prendatt, Walter Orange, William A. King, Jr.*Soloist, Saxophone – Gerald A. Albright*Written-By – Alan Rich*, Anthony Malloy
4:20

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Notes

- Karyn White & Jeff Lorber appear courtesy of Warner Bros. Records Inc.
- Paul Jackson appears courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corporation
- George Duke appears courtesy of Elektra Records
- Randy Hall appears courtesy of MCA Records
- Sheldon Reynolds appears courtesy of Columbia Records
- Gerald Albright appears courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corporation

A1 to A4, B2 Recorded at
- Ameraycan Studios

A5 Recorded at
- Paragon Recording, Chicago
Mixed at
- Quad Recording Studios, N.Y.C.
- Uamaha Y&D Studios, Glendale, CA

B1 Recorded at
- The Lighthouse
Mixed at
- Lion Share Studios

B2, B3 Recorded at
- Hillside Studios
Mixed at
- Ameraycan Studios

B4 Recorded at
- Fool On The Hill
- Ameraycan Studios
Mixed at
- Record Plant

B5 Recorded at
- Ameraycan Studios
- Soundtrack, N.Y.C.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 0 422-835369-1 3

Other Versions (2 of 2) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
835 369-1 Commodores Rock Solid(LP, Album) Polydor 835 369-1 Europe 1988 Sell This Version
835 396-2 Commodores Rock Solid(CD, Album) Polydor 835 396-2 Germany 1988 Sell This Version

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