Bette Midler ‎– Thighs And Whispers

Atlantic ‎– SD 16004
Vinyl, LP, Album, RI

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A1 Big Noise From Winnetka
Arranged By [Backing Vocals] – Marc ShaimanBacking Vocals – Bette Midler, Merle Miller, Robin Grean, Ula HedwigBass – Anthony JacksonClarinet – Phil BodnerCongas – Crusher Bennett*Drums – Albert Izzo*Drums, Tom Tom – Mel LewisElectric Piano – Arthur JenkinsGuitar – Joe CaroLyrics By [Additional Lyrics] – Bette Midler, Marc ShaimanSynthesizer – Ed WalshWhistle – Lamar AlsopWritten-By – Crosby*, Haggart*, Rodin*, Bauduc*
A2 Millworker
Bagpipes – Jim Maxwell*Cello – Jesse LevyPercussion – Jack JenningsPiano – Randy KerberWritten-By – James Taylor (2)
A3 Cradle Days
Backing Vocals – Diva Gray, Luther Vandross, Robin Clark (2), Ullanda McCulloughBass – Will LeeDrums – Steve FerroneElectric Piano – Warren BernhardtGuitar – Jeff Mironov, Joe CaroTenor Saxophone – Michael BreckerWritten-By – Aaron Neville, Tony Berg
A4 My Knight In Black Leather
Backing Vocals – Arthur Freeman, Billy Gray (5), Carl Hall, Dave Brigati*, Eddie Brigati, Luther Vandross, Perry Kroeger, Phillip Ballou, Ula HedwigBass – Will LeeBass Vocals [Bass Voice] – Ken Williams (3)Drums – Steve FerroneElectric Piano, Mellotron, Synthesizer – Randy KerberGuitar – Jeff MironovPercussion – Sammy FigueroaPiano – Richard TeeWritten-By – Estelle Levitt, Jerry Ragovoy
B1 Hang On In There Baby
Backing Vocals – Babi Floyd, Diva Gray, Jocelyn Shaw, Luther VandrossBass – Will LeeDrums – Steve FerroneElectric Piano – Randy KerberGuitar – Jeff Mironov, Joe CaroPercussion – Sammy FigueroaPiano – Richard TeeSoloist, Alto Saxophone – Eddie DanielsWritten-By – Johnny Bristol
B2 Hurricane
Backing Vocals – Babi Floyd, Fonzi Thornton, Jocelyn Shaw, Luther Vandross, Ullanda McCulloughBass – Willie WeeksDrums – Steve FerroneElectric Piano, Synthesizer – Randy KerberGuitar – David Spinozza, Joe CaroMarimba, Vibraphone [Vibes] – Jack JenningsPercussion – Arif Mardin, Rafael Cruz*Piano – Warren BernhardtPiano [Additional] – Bernie LeightonWritten-By – Bette Midler, Randy Kerber
B3 Rain
Acoustic Guitar – David SpinozzaBacking Vocals – Babi Floyd, Diva Gray, Jocelyn ShawBass – Willie WeeksDrums – Steve FerroneElectric Guitar – Joe CaroPiano – Richard Tee, Warren BernhardtSoprano Vocals [Obligato] – Diva GrayWritten-By – Mac Rebennack
B4 Married Men
Backing Vocals – Carl Hall, Luther Vandross, Ula Hedwig, Ullanda McCulloughBass – Willie WeeksDrums – Steve FerroneGuitar – Joe CaroPercussion – Crusher Bennett*Piano, Synthesizer – Randy KerberSoloist, Tenor Saxophone – Michael BreckerWritten-By – Dominic Bugatti, Frank Musker*

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Issued with custom inner sleeve.

Richard Tee appears courtesy of Tappan Zee Records and Columbia Records
Warren Bernhardt, Randy Brecker and Michael Brecker appear courtesy of Arista Records
Ullanda McCullough appears courtesy of Ocean Records
Anthony Jackson, Ula Hedwig and Jeff Mironov appear courtesy of Columbia Records
Lutehr Vandross appears courtesy of David Krevat / Celidh Productions, Inc.
Fonzi Thornton appears courtesy of Bruce Wallace Management

Recorded and mastered at Atlantic Studios, New York, New York

℗ © 1979 Atlantic Recording Corporation

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side One Label): ST-A-794367-RI
  • Matrix / Runout (Side Two Label): ST-A-794368-RI

Other Versions (5 of 26) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
SD 16004 Bette Midler Thighs And Whispers(LP, Album) Atlantic SD 16004 US 1979 Sell This Version
SD 16004 Bette Midler Thighs And Whispers(LP, Album, Club) Atlantic SD 16004 US Unknown Sell This Version
P-10702A, SD 16004 Bette Midler Thighs And Whispers(LP, Album) Atlantic, Atlantic P-10702A, SD 16004 Japan 1979 Sell This Version
GM-200.2620 Bette Midler Thighs And Whispers(LP, Album) Atlantic GM-200.2620 Venezuela 1979 Sell This Version
7567-82786-2 Bette Midler Thighs And Whispers(CD, Album, RE, RM) Atlantic 7567-82786-2 Germany Unknown Sell This Version