Aretha Franklin ‎– So Damn Happy

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1 The Only Thing Missin'
Backing Vocals, Arranged By [Vocal] – Gordon Chambers, Myii "Sunny" Davis*Guitar – Rick WilliamsHandclaps – Delanté "Butta" Murphy*, Kenya Lucas, Regine LambertProducer, Programmed By, Keyboards, Drums, Bass, Arranged By [Vocal] – Troy TaylorWritten-By – Gordon Chambers, Myiia Davis*, Rick Williams, Troy Taylor
3:07
2 Wonderful
Backing Vocals – Aretha Franklin, Sara Divine*Edited By [Vocal, Additional] – Troy TaylorProducer, Keyboards [All], Instruments, Drum Programming – Ron "Amen-Ra" LawrenceWritten-By – Aleese Simmons, Katrina Willis, Philip "Silky" White*, Ron Lawrence*
4:04
3 Holdin' On
Backing Vocals, Arranged By [Vocal] – Mary J. BligeProducer, Instruments [All], Programmed By – Troy TaylorWritten-By – Bruce Miller (4), Earl Klugh, Mary J. Blige, Troy Taylor
4:36
4 No Matter What
Backing Vocals, Arranged By [Vocal] – Mary J. BligeProducer, Instruments [All], Programmed By – Troy TaylorWritten-By – Bruce Miller (4), Mary J. Blige, Troy Taylor
4:32
5 Everybody's Somebody's Fool
Backing Vocals – Brenda Corbett, Sandra Feva Dance*, Shelly PonderDrum Programming – IZ (2)Keyboards – James Wright*Keyboards, Guitar – Bobby Ross AvilaProducer – James Wright*, Jimmy Jam & Terry LewisWritten-By – James Wright*, James Harris III, Terry Lewis*
4:35
6 So Damn Happy
Arranged By [Strings, Horns] – Adi Yeshaya, Michael Baker*Backing Vocals – Brenda Corbett, Mildred Scott*, Sandra Feva Dance*, Shelly PonderBass – Ralphe ArmstrongCello – Eugene Moye, Jesse Levy, Kermit Moore, Leo GrinhauzContractor [Orchestra] – Jesse LevyDrums – Nate Nebett*Electric Piano [Rhodes] – Vernon D. Fails*French Horn – Roger Wendt, Sharon MoeGuitar – Perry HughesHarp – Gloria AgostiniKeyboards, Conductor, Composed By [Strings, Horns] – Adi YeshayaOrgan – Daryl Houston*Producer, Piano – Aretha FranklinTrombone – Birch Johnson, George Flynn (2), Keith O'QuinnTrumpet – Lewis Soloff*, Randy Brecker, Anthony Kadleck*Viola – Alfred Brown, Kenneth Burward-Hoy, Margaret Hjaltested*, Olivia KoppellViolin – Alexander Vselensky, Andrew Stein*, Belinda Whitney, Byung-Kook Kwak*, Cenovia Cummins, Gerald Tarack, Israel Chorberg, Pamela Posk, Robert Chausow, Sheila Reinhold, Anthony Posk*Written-By – Aretha Franklin
4:28
7 You Are My Joy
Backing Vocals – Brenda Corbett, Mildred Scott*, Sandra Feva Dance*, Shelly PonderBass – Ralphe ArmstrongCello – Jesse LevyContractor [Orchestra] – Jesse LevyDrums – Nate Nebett*Electric Piano [Rhodes] – Vernon D. Fails*Guitar – Perry HughesKeyboards [Additional], Composed By [Strings], Arranged By [Strings], Conductor – Adi YeshayaOrgan – Daryl Houston*Producer, Piano – Aretha FranklinViola – Olivia KoppellViolin – Gerald Tarack, Regis Iandiorio, Anthony Posk*, Winterton GarveyWritten-By – Aretha Franklin
2:33
8 Falling Out Of Love
Bass – Neil StubenhausCoordinator [Production] – JoAnn TominagaCopyist – Steve JulianiDrums – Ricky LawsonGuitar – Michael ThompsonHarmonica – Tommy MorganKeyboards – Greg PhillinganesMusical Assistance [To Mr. Bacharach] – Sue MainPercussion – Paulinho Da CostaProducer, Arranged By [Rhythm, String] – Burt BacharachSound Designer [Synth] – Rob ShrockSynth [Strings] – David FosterWritten-By – Burt Bacharach, Jed Leiber, Jerry Leiber
4:30
9 Ain't No Way
Backing Vocals – Cindy Mizelle, Gordon ChambersHandclaps – B.J.*, Dolly*, Melodie*Keyboards, Drum Programming, Arranged By – William "Prez" Bush*Percussion – Paulinho Da CostaProducer, Arranged By [Background Vocal] – Gordon ChambersProducer, Arranged By, Keyboards – Barry J.Eastmond*Written-By – Barry J. Eastmond*, Gordon Chambers
4:36
10 Good News
Backing Vocals – Brenda Corbett, Mildred Scott*, Sandra Feva Dance*, Shelly PonderProducer, Keyboards, Piano, Synth, Bass – Norman WestWritten-By – Norman West
4:53
11 You Are My Joy (Reprise)
Producer – Aretha FranklinWritten-By – Aretha Franklin
2:33

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Track 3 contains excerpts from "The Sponge," written by Earl Klugh, published by Soda Fountain Music (ASCAP), featuring samples from the Bob James & Earl Klugh recording "The Sponge," produced under license from Warner Bros. Records, Inc., by arrangement with Warner Strategic Marketing.

Track 11 is with the same musicians as Track 7

Mary J. Blige appears courtesy of Geffen Records

℗ & © 2003 Arista Records, Inc.

Print on CD: Made in the EU.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 828765527927
  • Label Code: LC03484
  • Rights Society: BIEM/GEMA
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 0786

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
BVCA-21149 Aretha Franklin So Damn Happy(CD, Album) Arista BVCA-21149 Japan 2003 Sell This Version
BMGAD2317, 82876 50174 2 Aretha Franklin So Damn Happy(CD, Album, Promo) BMG Korea, Arista BMGAD2317, 82876 50174 2 Europe 2003 Sell This Version
none Aretha Franklin So Damn Happy(CDr, Album) Arista none UK & Europe Unknown Sell This Version
82876 55279 4 Aretha Franklin So Damn Happy(Cass, Album) Arista 82876 55279 4 Turkey 2003 Sell This Version

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