Chaka Khan ‎– What Cha' Gonna Do For Me

Warner Bros. Records ‎– HS 3526
Vinyl, LP, Album

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A1 We Can Work It Out
Arranged By [Horns], Horns [Brass, Reeds] – Larry WilliamsArranged By [Rhythm], Keyboards, Synthesizer [Mini Moog Bass] – Greg PhillinganesArranged By [Strings] – Arif MardinConcertmaster – Gene OrloffDrums – Ray Pounds*Guitar – Mike Sembello*Horns [Brass, Reeds] – Bill Reichenbach (2), Gary Grant, Kim Hutchcroft, Larry HallLead Vocals, Backing Vocals – Chaka KhanPercussion – Paulinho Da CostaRecorded By – Jeremy Smith (2)Written-By – Lennon-McCartney
A2 What Cha' Gonna Do For Me
Arranged By [Horns] – Arif MardinHorns [Brass, Reeds] – Barry Rodgers*, Lou Delgatto*, Lou Soloff*, Randy BreckerPercussion – Crusher Bennett*Saxophone [Tenor], Horns [Brass, Reeds] – Michael BreckerSynthesizer – Bob ChristiansonWritten-By – Hamish Stuart, Ned Doheny
A3 I Know You, I Live You
Arranged By [Horns], Saxophone – Larry WilliamsPercussion – Crusher Bennett*Trumpet – Jerry HeyWritten-By – Arif MardinWritten-By, Percussion – Chaka Khan
A4 Any Old Sunday
Flugelhorn – Randy BreckerWritten-By – A. McCrary*, A. Fraser*, D. Ironstone*, L. McCrary*
A5 We Got Each Other
Arranged By [Horns], Saxophone – Larry WilliamsTrumpet – Jerry HeyVocals – Mark StevensWritten-By – A. Baboff*, C. Khan*, F. Lederman*
B1 And The Melody Still Lingers On (Night In Tunisia)
Arranged By, Lyrics By – Arif MardinBass – Abraham LaborielDrums – Casey Schelierell*Electric Piano – Ronnie FosterKeyboards [Clavitar Solo, Break], Synthesizer [Oberheim Bells] – Herbie HancockMusic By – Frank PaparelliPercussion – Paulinho Da CostaRecorded By – Jeremy Smith (2)Synthesizer [Mini Moog Bass, Prophet 5] – David FosterTrumpet, Music By – Dizzy GillespieVocals, Lyrics By – Chaka Khan
B2 Night Moods
Arranged By [Strings] – Arif MardinConcertmaster – Gene OrloffWritten-By – Jerry Ragovoy
B3 Heed The Warning
Synthesizer [Moog] – David RichardsWritten-By – Arthur Jacobson, Chaka Khan, Ellison Chase, Mark Stevens
B4 Father He Said
Written-By – Deborah Ash, Michael Campagna*
B5 Fate
Clavinet – Richard TeeGuitar [Solo] – Hiram BullockPercussion – Crusher Bennett*Synthesizer – David RichardsWritten-By – Dominic Bugatti, Frank Musker*
B6 I Know You, I Live You (Reprise)
Written-By – Arif Mardin, Chaka Khan

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℗&©1981 Warner Bros. Records Inc.
Recorded at Mountain Studios, Montreux, Switzerland
Additional recording at Atlantic Studios, New York; Sunset Sound, Los Angeles; The Automatt,
San Francisco
Mastered at Sterling Sound, New York

Charlie Parker's alto sax break (excerpted from 'Night In Tunisia' from Parker's 'The Very Best Of
Bird' album on Warner Bros. Records 2WB 3198)

Paulindo da Costa and Dizzy Gillespie courtesy of Pablo Records
Michael Brecker, Randy Brecker, Steve Ferrone and Hamish Stuart courtesy of Arista Records, Inc.
Larry Williams and Kim Hutchcroft courtesy of A&M Records
Herbie Hancock courtesy of Columbia Records
Richard Tee courtesy of Tappan Zee and CBS Records

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Scanned): 075992352611
  • Barcode (Text): 0 7599-23526-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A; etched): HS-1-3526-LW2 • 2 M #64
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B; etched): HS-2-3526-LW5 • 1 #64 M
  • Matrix / Runout (Sides A & B; stamped): STERLING
  • Matrix / Runout (Sides A & B; stamped): ✳
  • Matrix / Runout: ASCAP
  • Matrix / Runout: BMI

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