Al Jarreau ‎– L Is For Lover

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A1 Tell Me What I Gotta Do
Brass – Mac GollehonDrums, Percussion – Jimmy BralowerGuitar, Bass [Keyboard] – Nile RodgersKeyboards – Philippe SaissePercussion – Dr. Gibbs*Reeds – Robert Arron*Written-By – Jay Graydon, Mike Himelstein, Tom Keane
4:00
A2 L Is For Lover
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Al Jarreau, Brenda King*, Curtis King, Diane Garisto, Lisa Fischer, Tawatha Agee*, Terri GonzalezBacking Vocals [Background Vocals], Guitar, Bass [Keyboard], Keyboards – Nile RodgersCymbal [2nd Hi Hat] – Steve FerroneDrums, Percussion – Jimmy BralowerKeyboards – Philippe SaisseWritten-By – David Gamson, Green Gartside
5:25
A3 Says
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Curtis King, Fonzi Thornton, Michelle Cobbs, Tawatha Agee*Bass [Keyboard], Keyboards – Philippe SaisseDrums – Steve FerroneGuitar – Nile RodgersPercussion – Dr. Gibbs*Written-By – Al Jarreau, Philippe Saisse
3:51
A4 Pleasure
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Brenda King*, Cindy Mizelle, Curtis King, Michelle CobbsBass [Keyboard], Keyboards – Philippe SaisseDrums – Steve FerroneGuitar – Hiram BullockGuitar, Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Nile RodgersWritten-By – Robert Brookins, Tony Haynes
4:00
A5 Golden Girl
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Brenda King*, Cindy Mizelle, Curtis King, Michelle CobbsDrums – Steve FerroneGuitar, Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Nile RodgersKeyboards, Piano [Solo] – Philippe SaissePercussion – Dr. Gibbs*Written-By – Jimmy Felber*
5:50
B1 Across The Midnight Sky
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Curtis King, Fonzi Thornton, Michelle Cobbs, Tawatha Agee*Bass – Anthony JacksonDrums – Steve FerroneGuitar – Nile RodgersKeyboards – Philippe SaissePercussion – Dr. Gibbs*Written-By – Al Jarreau, Jay Graydon, Richard Page
5:35
B2 (We Got) Telepathy
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Al Jarreau, Brenda King*, Curtis King, Diane Garisto, Lisa Fischer, Tawatha Agee*Bass [Keyboard], Keyboards – Philippe SaisseDrums – Steve FerroneGuitar, Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Nile RodgersPercussion – Dr. Gibbs*Written-By – Ian Prince, Paul Bliss
4:27
B3 Give A Little More Lovin'
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Brenda King*, Cindy Mizelle, Curtis King, Michelle Cobbs, Terri GonzalezBass – Anthony JacksonDrums – Steve FerroneGuitar, Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Nile RodgersGuitar, Guitar [Solo] – Hiram BullockKeyboards – Philippe SaissePercussion – Dr. Gibbs*Written-By – Jonathan Butler, Simon May
5:12
B4 No Ordinary Romance
Bass [Keyboard], Keyboards – Philippe SaisseBrass – Mac GollehonDrums – Steve FerroneGuitar – Nile RodgersKeyboards – Peter SchererPercussion – Dr. Gibbs*Reeds – Robert Arron*Written-By – Michael Gregory
3:31
B5 Real Tight
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Brenda King*, Curtis King, Diane Garisto, Lisa Fischer, Tawatha Agee*Bass [Keyboard], Keyboards – Peter SchererDrums – Steve FerroneGuitar, Vocoder, Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Nile RodgersKeyboards, Keyboards [Synclavier Horns] – Philippe SaissePercussion – Dr. Gibbs*Vocoder, Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Al JarreauWritten-By – Brock Walsh, John Van Tongeren, Mark Mueller, Robbie Nevil
3:10

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Digitally Recorded and Mixed at Skyline Studios, New York
Digitally Edited at Atlantic Studios, New York
Originally Mastered Digitally at Masterdisk, New York
Management: Patrick Rains & Associates, Los Angeles
All PCM Digital Recording by Sony
Also available on Cassette and CD
(P)1986 WEA International Inc.
(C)1986 WEA International Inc.
A Warner Communications Company
LP 253 080-1 U
MC 253 080-4
CD 253 080-2

Manufactured in Germany by Record Service GmbH Alsdorf

Track A1: (C)1986 Music Corporation of America Inc./Young Millionaires Club Music BMI/Noted For The Record/Avodah Music ASCAP
Track A2: (C)1985 WB Music Corp./Gamson Songs all rights admin. by WB Music Corp./Jouissance Publishing USA all rights for the U.S. & Canada admin. by WB Music Corp. ASCAP
Track A3: (C)1986 Pearly Sue Music/Sen-Saisse-Tional Music Co. ASCAP
Track A4: (C)1985 WB Music Corp./Any Name Music all rights admin. by WB Music Corp./Haynestorm Music/Les Etoiles De La Musique ASCAP
Track A5: (C)1984 Stone Diamond Music Corp. BMI
Track B1: (C)1986 Aljarreau Music/Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp./Entente Music BMI/Noted For The Record ASCAP
Track B2: (C)1986 CBS Songs Limited/Paul Bliss Music admin. in the U.S. by April Music Inc. ASCAP
Track B3: (C)1986 Zomba Music Publishers Limited all rights in the U.S. & Canada controlled by Zomba Enterprises Inc.
Track B4: (C)1983 Magicolored Music admin. by ACKEE Music, Inc. ASCAP
Track B5: (C)1986 MCA Music, A Division of MCA, Inc. ASCAP/Music Corporation of America Inc./Tongerland Music BMI</small>

Tawatha Agee appears courtesy of Epic Records
Philippe Saisse appears courtesy of Doppelganger

A full digital recording.

Writer credits and publishing info taken from lyrics sheet.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 2292-53080-1 6
  • Label Code: LC 4281
  • Rights Society: GEMA/BIEM
  • Other (Distribution Code France): WE 381
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout A): R/S Alsdorf 253080-1-AX D/DK[scratched out]
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout A - variant 2): R/S Alsdorf 253080-1-A2xx D
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout B): R/S Alsdof 253080-1-BXX

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
9 25477-1, 1-25477 Al Jarreau L Is For Lover(LP, Album) Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records 9 25477-1, 1-25477 US 1986 Sell This Version
W2 -25477 Al Jarreau L Is For Lover(CD, Album, Club) Warner Bros. Records W2 -25477 US 1986 Sell This Version
WARNER-3146 Al Jarreau L Is For Lover(LP, Album) Warner Bros. Records WARNER-3146 Venezuela 1986 Sell This Version
J7273 Al Jarreau L Is For Lover(Cass, Comp) A Private Collection J7273 Indonesia 1986 Sell This Version
R-133412, 1-25477 Al Jarreau L Is For Lover(LP, Album, Club) RCA Music Service, Warner Bros. Records R-133412, 1-25477 US 1986 Sell This Version

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