Bobby Brown ‎– Don't Be Cruel

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MCA Records ‎– 255 913-4
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A1 Cruel Prelude
Written-By – D. Simmons*, L.A. Reid-Babyface*
0:39
A2 Don't Be Cruel
Backing Vocals – Babyface, Bobby Brown, Daryl Simmons, Karyn White, Kayo (4)Rap [Cruel Rap] – Bobby*, Daryl*, L.A.*Written-By – D. Simmons*, L.A. Reid-Babyface*
6:52
A3 My Prerogative
Backing Vocals – Aaron Hall, Bernard Bill*, Lee Drakeford, Teddy RileyDrum Programming – Markell RileyEngineer [Recording & Mix Assistant] – Jim HannemanEngineer [Recording & Mix] – Dennis MitchellKeyboards – Teddy RileyMixed By – Dennis Mitchell, Gene Griffin, Teddy RileyProducer – Gene GriffinWritten-By – Bobby Brown, Gene Griffin
4:57
A4 Roni
Backing Vocals – Babyface, Bobby Brown, Daryl Simmons, Karyn White, Kayo (4)Written-By – Babyface
5:58
A5 Rock Wit'cha
Backing Vocals – Babyface, Bobby BrownWritten-By – Babyface-L.A. Reid*
4:47
B1 Every Little Step
Backing Vocals – Babyface, Bobby Brown, Daryl Simmons, Karyn White, Kayo (4)Written-By – L.A. Reid-Babyface*
3:59
B2 I'll Be Good To You
Backing Vocals – Aaron Hall, Bernard Bill*, Lee Drakeford, Teddy RileyDrum Programming – Markell RileyEngineer [Recording & Mix Assistant] – Jim HannemanEngineer [Recording & Mix] – Dennis MitchellKeyboards – Teddy RileyMixed By – Dennis Mitchell, Gene Griffin, Teddy RileyProducer – Gene GriffinWritten-By – Bobby Brown, Gene Griffin
4:25
B3 Take It Slow
Backing Vocals – Larry White, Lee Peters, Ollie Bolds, Richard Aguon, Ronnie WatkinsBass, Synthesizer [Bass] – Kirk CrumplerDrums [Drum Tech] – Michael DentenDrums [Fills] – Richard AguonDrums, Bass [Tastie Bass] – Larry WhiteEffects [Special F/x And Sound] – Ruben LaxamanaEngineer [Recording] – Howard Johnston, Michael DentenFinger Snaps – Ervilinda Nasaira Hill, Mel Jay, Tommy BrownGuitar – Emilio Conesa, Larry WhiteKeyboards – Ben Rayes, Dewayne Sweet, Percy ScottMixed By – Larry White, Michael DentenProducer, Tracking By [Overdubs] – Larry WhiteSaxophone [Soprano] – "The Cat" Melicio Magdaluyo*Written-By – Jay Logan, Larry White, Lee Peters
5:22
B4 All Day All Night
Backing Vocals – Lee Peters, Michael Denten, Ollie Bolds, Richard AguonDrums – Dewayne Sweet, Richard AguonEngineer [Recording] – Howard Johnston, Michael DentenEngineer [Remix Assistant] – K2 (16), Larry White, Mark SlagleKeyboards – Ben Rayes, Dewayne Sweet, Larry White, Percy ScottMixed By – Larry White, Michael DentenProducer – Larry WhiteRemix – Louil Silas, Jr.*Synthesizer [Bass] – Dewayne SweetVoice [Telephone Conversation] – Ervilinda Nasaira HillWritten-By – DeWayne Sweet, Dennis Wadington*, Larry White, Lee Peters
4:40
B5 I Really Love You Girl
Backing Vocals – Gordon Jones, Porsche GriffinDrums [Overdubs] – Flip KirbyEdited By [Special Edits] – Bill DirksEngineer [Mix Assistant] – Paul EingerEngineer [Mix] – Mitch GibsonEngineer [Recording] – Phil Waters*Instruments [All] – Gordon JonesProducer, Mixed By – Gordon JonesWritten-By – Bobby Brown, Gordon Jones
5:11
B6 Cruel Reprise
Written-By – D. Simmons*, L.A. Reid-Babyface*
0:18

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Mastered at Future Disc Systems, Hollywood, CA.

Tracks A1, A2, A4, A5, B1 & B6:
Produced for La'Face Inc.
Recorded at Silverlake Studios, Hollywood, CA.
Mixed at Elumba Recording Studio, Hollywood, CA.

Tracks A3 & B2:
Produced for G.R. Productions.
Recorded at Axis Studios, New York, NY.
Mixed at Soundworks, New York, NY.

Tracks B3 & B4 - A White House Production.
Recorded at Different Fur Studios, San Fransisco, CA and Infinite Studios, Alameda, CA.

Track B5 Produced for Flash Productions.
Recorded at Cochrane Studios, Studio City, CA and Cherokee Studios, Hollywood, CA.
Mixed at Cherokee Studios, Hollywood, CA.

Tracks B2 & B5 Co-produced for B. Brown Productions.

Manufactured in Germany, TELDEC Record Service GmbH.
Made in Germany by WEA Musik GmbH.

© & ℗ 1988 MCA Records, Inc.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 22925 59134
  • Rights Society: GEMA / BIEM
  • Label Code: LC 1056
  • Other (France): WE 481

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
MCA-42185 Bobby Brown Don't Be Cruel(LP, Album) MCA Records MCA-42185 US 1988 Sell This Version
MCA-22185 Bobby Brown Don't Be Cruel(LP, Album) MCA Records MCA-22185 US 1988 Sell This Version
255 913-1 Bobby Brown Don't Be Cruel(LP, Album) MCA Records 255 913-1 Greece 1988 Sell This Version
MCAC-42185 Bobby Brown Don't Be Cruel(Cass, Album) MCA Records MCAC-42185 US 1988 Sell This Version
GET 54059 Bobby Brown Don't Be Cruel(LP, Album) Get On Down GET 54059 US 2014 Sell This Version

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