Paula Abdul ‎– Head Over Heels

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Virgin ‎– VJCP-25172, Captive Records ‎– VJCP-25172
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1 Crazy Cool
Backing Vocals – Sandra St. VictorBass – Tracy WormworthDrums – Rocky BryantEngineer – Peter Moshay, Thom Russo, Jr.*, Jeff Smith*Keyboards – Peter Lord, V. Jeffrey SmithMixed By – Mick GuzauskiMixed By [Assisted By] – Marnie RileyProducer – Peter Lord, V. Jeffrey SmithProducer [Additional] – Jon LindSynth, Keyboards [Vintage Keys] – John Andrew SchreinerTalkbox, Guitar [Wah-wah] – Oliver LeiberWritten-By – Peter Lord, Sandra St. Victor, V. Jeffrey Smith
4:42
2 My Love Is For Real
Backing Vocals – Marva King, Valerie DavisCoordinator [Production] – Laura GroverEngineer – Cal Harris, Jr.*, Mike Becker*, Rhett Lawrence, Thom Russo, Jr.*Featuring [Additional Featured Vocal] – Ofra HazaMixed By – Mick GuzauskiProducer, Arranged By – Rhett LawrenceSitar, Tambura [Tamboura] – Harihar RaoSynthesizer, Drums, Programmed By – Rhett LawrenceTechnician [Computer Tech] – Chris KohlerWritten-By – Paula Abdul, Rhett Lawrence
5:20
3 Ain't Never Gonna Give You Up
Backing Vocals – Bryan Abrahms*, Kevin Thornton, Mark Calderon, Robbie Brown, Sam WattersEngineer – Thom Russo, Jr.*Mixed By – Mick GuzauskiMixed By [Assisted By] – Marnie RileyProducer, Arranged By – Elliot WolffTracking By [Tracks] – Elliot WolffWritten-By – Bryan Abrahms*, Elliot Wolff, Howie Tee, Kevin Thornton, Mark Calderon, Sam Watters
3:53
4 Love Don't Come Easy
Arranged By [Vocal Arrangement] – Cha'n Andre*, Robb BoldtBacking Vocals – Heidi Wanser, Mona Lisa Young, Robb BoldtEngineer – Martin Hornburg*Guitar – Bill WisemanKeyboards – Howie HershMixed By – Keith "KC" Cohen*Percussion – Iki LevyProducer – Cha'n Andre*, Da' Count, Eric Monsanty, Howie Hersh, Iki Levy, Robb BoldtProgrammed By – Eric Monsanty, Howie Hersh, Iki LevyWritten-By – Cha'n Andre*, Da' Count, Eric Monsanty, Howie Hersh, Iki Levy, Paula Abdul, Robb Boldt
4:05
5 If I Were Your Girl
Backing Vocals – Valerie DavisCoordinator [Production] – Laura GroverEngineer – Cal Harris, Jr.*, Mike Becker*, Rhett Lawrence, Thom Russo, Jr.*Instruments [All] – Rhett LawrenceMixed By – Mick GuzauskiProducer, Arranged By – Rhett LawrenceTechnician [Computer Tech] – Chris KohlerWritten-By – Crystal Bernard, Rhett Lawrence
3:55
6 Sexy Thoughts
Arranged By [Vocal Arrangements] – Cha'n Andre*, Robb BoldtBacking Vocals – Robb BoldtDrums, Percussion – Iki LevyEffects [Sound Effects] – Blake LeyhEngineer – Scott Blockland, Thom Russo, Jr.*Keyboards – Howie HershMixed By – Keith "KC" Cohen*Producer, Arranged By – Howie Hersh, Iki Levy, Robb BoldtProgrammed By – Howie Hersh, Iki Levy, Robb BoldtWritten-By – Howie Hersh, Iki Levy, Robb Boldt
4:09
7 The Choice Is Yours
Backing Vocals – Debra KillingsEngineer – Leslie Brathwaite, Michael Patterson, Thom Russo, Jr.*Engineer [Assistant] – Brian Frye, Brian Smith (3), Hans Gutknecht, Kenton Kelsey, Kevin ParkerInstruments [All] – Arnold Hennins*, Dallas AustinMIDI Controller [Midi Design], Sound Designer – Mike Patterson*, Rick SheppardMixed By – Alvin Speights, Dallas AustinProducer – Arnold Hennins*, Dallas AustinSampler [Sampling] – Rick SheppardWritten-By – Arnold Hennins*, Debra Killings
4:47
8 Ho-Down
Arranged By [Additional Vocal Arrangement] – Cha'n Andre*, Da' Count, Paula Abdul, Robb BoldtArranged By [Horn Arrangement] – John LeftwichArranged By [Vocal Arrangement] – Elliot WolffBacking Vocals – Cha'n Andre*, Mona Lisa Young, Robb BoldtBanjo – Grant GeissmanClarinet, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Albert WingEdited By [Pro Tools Editing] – Iki LevyEngineer – Charlie Paakkari, Thom Russo, Jr.*Mixed By – Keith "KC" Cohen*Performer [Sample] – Cab CallowayProducer – Elliot Wolff, Howie HershProgrammed By [Additional Programming] – Fred Owens (2), Iki LevyTenor Saxophone – Cleto Escobedo, Vincent Denham*Tracking By [Track] – Howie HershTrombone – Eric JorgensenTrumpet – Daniel Savant*, Ralf Rickert, Walter Fowler*Tuba – Karl Messerschmidt (2)Written-By – Da' Count, Elliot Wolff, Howie Hersh, Paula Abdul, Robb BoldtWritten-By [Sample] – Cab Calloway, Clarence Gaskill, Irving Mills, J. Russel Robinson, Jesse Greer
4:22
9 Under The Influence
Arranged By [Additional Arrangement] – Paul PetersonBacking Vocals – Bruce Deshazer, Marv Gunn*, The Wild Pair, Worthy DavisDrums, Percussion, Keyboards, Programmed By, Guitar, Sitar [Electric], Electronic Drums – Oliver LeiberElectric Piano [Wurlitzer] – Paul PetersonEngineer – Bobby Summerfield, Keith LewisGuitar [Additional Guitars] – John ShanksGuitar [Wah Wah Guitars] – Wah Wah Watson*Mixed By – Bobby SummerfieldMixed By [Assisted By] – Matt PatatuckoProducer, Arranged By – Oliver LeiberProgrammed By [Additional Keyboard And Percussion Programming] – Keith LewisSynth [Synth Bass Fills] – Shaun LabelleWritten-By – Oliver Leiber, Worthy Davis
4:29
10 I Never Knew It
Backing Vocals – Daryl Simmons, Tanya SmithBass – Ronnie GarrettCoordinator [Production] – Ivy SkoffDrum Programming [Additional], Sounds – Mike Patterson*Engineer – Thom KiddEngineer [Assistant] – Fred Kelly, Kevin LivelyGuitar, Bass – Ralph Stacy*Mixed By – Keith "KC" Cohen*Producer – Daryl SimmonsProgrammed By [All Keyboard Programming], Drum Programming [All] – Daryl SimmonsVocoder – Houston Singletary
4:27
11 Get Your Groove On
Arranged By [Vocal Arrangement] – Cha'n Andre*, Robb BoldtBacking Vocals – Cha'n Andre*, Heidi Wanser, Mona Lisa Young, Robb BoldtDrums, Percussion – Iki LevyEngineer – Thom Russo, Jr.*Keyboards, Bass – Howie HershMixed By – Keith "KC" Cohen*Producer, Arranged By – Howie Hersh, Iki Levy, Robb BoldtProgrammed By – Howie Hersh, Iki Levy
4:02
12 Missing You
Arranged By [String Arrangement] – Lili HaydnBacking Vocals – Marva King, Valerie DavisCello [Cellist] – Gerri SutyakCoordinator [Production] – Laura GroverDrum Programming [Additional] – Ren KlyceEngineer – Cal Harris, Jr.*, Mike Becker*, Rhett Lawrence, Thom Russo, Jr*Mixed By – Mick GuzauskiMixed By [Assisted By] – Marnie RileyProducer, Arranged By – Rhett LawrenceSynthesizer, Drums, Programmed By [Programming] – Rhett LawrenceTechnician [Computer Tech] – Chris KohlerViolin – Lili Haydn
3:52
13 It's All About Feeling Good
Arranged By [Vocal Arrangement] – Cha'n Andre*, Robb BoldtBacking Vocals – Heidi Wanser, Mona Lisa Young, Robb BoldtDrums, Percussion – Iki LevyEngineer – Scott Blockland, Thom Russo, Jr*Engineer [Assistant] – Jeff Griffin*Keyboards, Bass – Howie HershMixed By – Keith "KC" Cohen*Producer, Arranged By – Howie Hersh, Iki Levy, Robb BoldtProgrammed By – Howie Hersh, Iki Levy
3:46
14 Cry For Me
Arranged By [Strings], Conductor [Strings] – Larry DaltonBacking Vocals – Cindy Cruse, Janice Cruse*, John Cruse, Tim MinerDrums – Keith CarlockEngineer – Frank Salazar, Jona Lake, Mike Vazquez*, Tim KimseyGuitar – Andy TimmonsKeyboards, Bass – Tim MinerMixed By – Mick GuzauskiMixed By [Assited By] – Marnie RileyPercussion – Charles BarnettProducer – Tim MinerStrings – Dallas Symphony Orchestra
3:38
15 Crazy Love
Arranged By [Additional Arrangment] – Paul PetersonBacking Vocals – Anastacia Newkirk, Billy Valentine, Bruce Deshazer, Marv Gunn*, Paul Peterson, The Wild Pair, Worthy DavisDrum Programming [All], Programmed By [All Keyboard Programming], Guitar, Drums [Live] – Oliver LeiberElectric Piano [Wurlitzer] – Paul PetersonEngineer – Bobby Summerfield, Keith LewisLead Vocals – Bruce Deshazer, Marv Gunn*, The Wild PairMixed By – Bobby SummerfieldMixed By [Assited By] – Matt PatatuckoProducer, Arranged By – Oliver LeiberWritten-By – Oliver Leiber
4:31
16 Highschool Crush
Arranged By – John Andrew Schreiner, Jon LindBacking Vocals – Faye Simpson, Jon Lind, Lawrence JohnsonEdited By [Digital Editing] – Jeff SilvermanEngineer – Joe Seta, Thom RussoKeyboards [All], Programmed By [Programming] – John Andrew SchreinerMixed By – Mick GuzauskiProducer – Jon LindProgrammed By [Additional Programming] – Larry GarciaWritten-By – John Andrew Schreiner, Jon Lind, Paula Abdul
4:36

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Tracks 15 & 16 are bonus tracks for this Japanese release.

Mastered at DigiPrep

Recording Studios: Capitol Studios, Record One, Larrabee Studios, Conway, Oakshire, River Sound NY, Neptune Factor Studios, A-Pawling Studios NY, Jasmine Sound, The Record Plant LA, Knightlight Studios Dallas TX, Dallas Sound Lab, Ocean Way, Westlake Studios, DARP Studios, Bosstown Studios, The Enterprise, Palette Studios, Sony Studios NY, Ollywood, A&M Studios, Rumbo Recorders, Howie & Iki's Place, and Encore.

Management for Atlas/Third Rail

Track information as listed in booklet:

1: ©1995 EMI April Music, Inc./Leosun Music/Arvermal Music/Maanami Music (ASCAP).
Produced for The Neptune Factor, Inc.
Mixed at Conway Recording Studios.

2: ©1995 BMG Songs, Inc./Rhettrhyme Music. All rights administered by BMG Songs, Inc./P.J.A. Music (ASCAP)
Mixed at Oakshire Recorders, Los Angeles, CA

3: ©1995 EMI Virgin Music, Inc./Elliot Wolff Music/Color Me Badd And Me Good Music (ASCAP)/Irving Music, Inc./Howie Tee Music (BMI)
Mixed at Conway Studio.

4: ©1995 RK Boldt Music/Emerald Empire Music (BMI)/Sony Tunes, Inc./H-Bomb-H, Inc./Iki Levy Music/P.J.A. Music/Plastik Surgeons Music (ASCAP). All rights on behalf of Sony Tunes, Inc. & H-Bomb-H, Inc. administered by Sony Music Publishing, Nashville, TN.
Mixed at Larabee Studios

5: ©1995 BMG Songs, Inc./Rhettrhyme Music. (ASCAP)/Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp./Girl Next Door Music (BMI).
Mixed at Oakshire Recorders, Los Angeles, CA

6: ©1995 RK Boldt Music (BMI)/Sony Tunes, Inc./H-Bomb-H, Inc./Iki Levy Music (ASCAP). All rights on behalf of Sony Tunes, Inc. & H-Bomb-H, Inc. administered by Sony Music Publishing, Nashville, TN.
Mixed at Encore Studios

7: ©1995 EMI April Music, Inc./Beane Tribe Music/Hard Hands Music (ASCAP).
Mixed at DARP Studios

8: ©1995 EMI Virgin Music, Inc./Elliot Wolff Music/Sony Tunes, Inc./H-Bomb-H, Inc./Plastik Surgeons Music/P.J.A. Music (ASCAP)/RK Boldt Music/Mills Music Inc. (BMI). All rights on behalf of Sony Tunes, Inc. & H-Bomb-H, Inc. administered by Sony Music Publishing, Nashville, TN.
Mixed at Larrabee

9: ©1995 EMI Virgin Music, Inc./Oliver Leiber Music (ASCAP)/Worth It To U Songs (BMI).
Produced and arranged for The Noise Club, Inc. Mixed at The Enterprise

10: ©1995 Warner-Tamerlane Pub. Corp./Boobie-Loo Music (BMI).
Produced for Silent Partner Productions. Mixed at Larabee.

11: ©1995 RK Boldt Music (BMI)/Sony Tunes, Inc./H-Bomb-H, Inc./Iki Levy Music (ASCAP). All rights on behalf of Sony Tunes, Inc. & H-Bomb-H, Inc. administered by Sony Music Publishing, Nashville, TN.
Mixed at Larabee Studios.

12: ©1995 EMI April Music, Inc./Slap Me One Music (BMI).
Mixed at Conway Studio.

13: ©1995 RK Boldt Music (BMI)/Sony Tunes, Inc./H-Bomb-H, Inc./Iki Levy Music (ASCAP). All rights on behalf of Sony Tunes, Inc. & H-Bomb-H, Inc. administered by Sony Music Publishing, Nashville, TN.
Mixed at Larabee.

14: ©1995 Love Jones Publishing (BMI).
Produced for Artisan Productions. Mixed at Conway Studios.

15. ©1995 EMI Virgin Music, Inc./Oliver Leiber Music (ASCAP).
Produced and arranged for the Noise Club, Inc. Mixed at The Enterprise.

16: ©1995 EMI Virgin Songs, Inc./Big Mystique Music (BMI)/John Andrew Schreiner Music/P.J.A. Music (ASCAP).
Digital Editing at Palette Studios. Mixed at Sony Studios, N.Y.C.

Track 8 contains samples from "Ain't Got A Gal In Town". Mills Music, Inc. (BMI)/Jay Russell Robinson, Inc. admin. by Warner/Chappell Music, Inc. (ASCAP).

℗&© 1995 Virgin Records America, Inc.
Mfd. by Toshiba-EMI Ltd. in Japan.

Issued with: a fold-out booklet including English lyrics and credits for tracks 1 to 14, a fold-out sheet with Japanese lyrics and credits for all tracks, and English lyrics and credits for the bonus tracks, and an obi.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Obi): 4988006709140
  • Barcode (Obi, text): 4 988006 709140
  • Rights Society: JASRAC
  • Rights Society: ASCAP
  • Rights Society: BMI
  • Matrix / Runout: VJCP-25172 3 A1
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L151
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 2819
  • Other (Disc Label): V2-40525

Other Versions (5 of 20) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
7243 8 40525 2 2 Paula Abdul Head Over Heels(CD, Album) Virgin, Captive Records, Virgin Music Canada 7243 8 40525 2 2 Canada 1995 Sell This Version
7243 8 40525 4 6 Paula Abdul Head Over Heels(Cass, Album) Virgin 7243 8 40525 4 6 Netherlands 1995 Sell This Version
CDVUS 90, 7243 8 40525 2 2 Paula Abdul Head Over Heels(CD, Album) Virgin, Virgin, Captive Records, Captive Records CDVUS 90, 7243 8 40525 2 2 Europe 1995 Sell This Version
VUSLP 90, 7243 8 40525 1 5 Paula Abdul Head Over Heels(LP, Album) Virgin, Virgin VUSLP 90, 7243 8 40525 1 5 UK 1995 Sell This Version
CDVUS 90, 7243 8 40525 2 2 Paula Abdul Head Over Heels(CD, Album) Virgin, Virgin CDVUS 90, 7243 8 40525 2 2 Australia 1995 Sell This Version

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