Smokey Robinson ‎– Love, Smokey

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Motown ‎– MOTD-6268
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1 Love Is The Light
Arranged By – Paul LaurenceBacking Vocals – Janice Dempsey, Paul LaurenceKeyboards – Darryl Shepherd, Paul LaurenceMixed By – Ron "The Binkx" Banks*Producer – Paul LaurenceProgrammed By [Audio Frame] – Darryl Shepherd, Paul LaurenceRecorded By – Ron "The Binkx" Banks*, Steve GoldmanWritten-By – Fred White (2), Kelly McNulty, William "Smokey" Robinson*
5:18
2 (It's The) Same Old Love
Alto Saxophone – Felix RamosArranged By – Keith Andes, Larry HatcherBacking Vocals – Joyce Vincent Wilson*, Larry Hatcher, Pamela Vincent*Backing Vocals, Arranged By – Iris Gordy, Larry HatcherDrum Programming – Tim Cornwell*, Keith AndesEngineer [Assistant] – Randy LongKeyboards – Johnny Davis, Keith Andes, Larry HatcherMixed By – Gary DobbinsPercussion – Keith Andes, Larry HatcherProducer – Keith Andes, Larry HatcherRecorded By – Al Phillips, Eric CampWritten-By – Brenda Madison, Ken Gold
4:46
3 Love 'N Life
Arranged By – Keith Andes, Larry HatcherBacking Vocals – Abe Hatcher, Johnny Davis, Keith Andes, Larry Hatcher, Michael Campbell*Backing Vocals, Arranged By – Larry HatcherDrum Programming – Keith AndesEngineer [Assistant] – Randy LongGuitar – Tommy O.Keyboards – Johnny Davis, Keith Andes, Larry HatcherMixed By – Gary DobbinsPercussion – Keith Andes, Larry HatcherProducer – Keith Andes, Larry HatcherRecorded By – Al PhillipsWritten-By – Jeff Pescetto, Reed Vertelney
4:59
4 I Can't Find
Arranged By – Michael StokesBacking Vocals – Ivory Stone, Jackie Bell, Linda Stokes, Pat Henley*Bass – "Ready" Freddie Washington*Drums – James GadsonEngineer – Warren WoodsGuitar – David Williams (4)Keyboards [Keyboard] – Michael StokesMixed By – Brian MaloufPercussion – Gary Coleman, Paulinho Da Costa, Terry Santiel*Piano – William BryantProducer – Berry Gordy, Michael StokesProducer [Associate] – Michael RochelleProgrammed By [Programming] – Michael RochelleSaxophone – Gerald AlbrightSynthesizer – John Allen, Jr.*, William BryantWritten-By – William "Smokey" Robinson*
4:07
5 Take Me Through The Night
Arranged By – Claude GaudetteBacking Vocals – Ivory Stone, Jeff Pescetto, Pat Henley*Backing Vocals, Arranged By – Dennis LambertEngineer [Assistant] – Claudio Ordenes, Jeff PoeGuitar – Teddy CastellucciKeyboards – Claude GaudetteMixed By – Brian MaloufPercussion – Luis ConteProducer – Dennis LambertRecorded By – Doug RiderSynthesizer – Claude GaudetteWritten-By – Pam Reswick, Steve Werfel
3:54
6 Everything You Touch
Arranged By – Claude GaudetteBacking Vocals – Ivory Stone, Jeff Pescetto, Pat Henley*Backing Vocals, Arranged By – Dennis LambertEngineer [Assistant] – Claudio Ordenes, Jeff PoeGuitar – Teddy CastellucciKeyboards – Claude GaudetteMixed By – Brian MaloufPercussion – Luis ConteProducer – Dennis LambertRecorded By – Doug RiderSaxophone – Dave Boruff*Synthesizer – Claude GaudetteWritten-By – Pam Reswick, Steve Werfel
4:14
7 Don't Wanna Be Just Physical
Arranged By – Fritz Cadet, Howard KingBacking Vocals – Sandra St. VictorDrum Programming – Howard KingEngineer [Assistant] – Andy Batwinas, Kyle Bess, Leroy Quintyn, Paula Max Garcia*Keyboards – Fritz Cadet, Howard KingMixed By – Taavi MoteProducer – Fritz Cadet, Howard KingRecorded By – Fil Brown, Stephen Seltzer, Steve Mc Millan*Written-By – Fritz Cadet, Howard King, William "Smokey" Robinson*
5:03
8 Come To Me Soon
Arranged By – Robbie BuchananBacking Vocals – Carmen Twillie, Ivory Stone, Pat Henley*Guitar – Michael LandauKeyboards – Robbie BuchananMixed By – Erik ZoblerPercussion – Paulinho Da CostaProducer – Iris Gordy, Robbie Buchanan, Smokey RobinsonRecorded By – Ian Eales, Jeff Balding, Steve Mc Millan*Synthesizer – Robbie BuchananWritten-By – William "Smokey" Robinson*
4:38
9 You Made Me Feel Love
Alto Saxophone – Gerald AlbrightArranged By – George DukeBacking Vocals – Claude V. McKnight III*, David Thomas (11), Mark Kibble, Mervyn WarrenBass – "Ready" Freddie Washington*Drums – John Robinson (2)Engineer [Assistant] – Kevin Fisher (3), Mitch Gibson, Steve Holroyd, Tom PerryLead Guitar – Michael LandauMixed By – Erik ZoblerProducer – George DukeRecorded By – Erik ZoblerRhythm Guitar – Paul Jackson, Jr.*Synthesizer [Tx816 Rhodes, Synclavier Percussion And Strings, D550 Bells] – George DukeWritten-By – Dave Loggins, Jon Goin
4:08
10 Jasmin
Arranged By – George Duke, Smokey RobinsonBass – "Ready" Freddie Washington*Drums – John Robinson (2)Engineer [Assistant] – Kevin Fisher (3), Mitch Gibson, Steve Holroyd, Tom PerryGuitar – Paul Jackson, Jr.*Marimba – George DukeMixed By – Erik ZoblerPercussion – George DukeProducer – George DukeRecorded By – Erik ZoblerSynthesizer [Tx 816 Rhodes, Synclavier Percussion, Efx, Dx7 Flute] – George DukeWritten-By – William "Smokey" Robinson*
4:28
11 Easy
Arranged By – George Duke, Smokey RobinsonBacking Vocals – Alexandra Brown*, Ivory Stone, Patricia HenleyBass – "Ready" Freddie Washington*Drums – Ricky LawsonEngineer [Assistant] – Kevin Fisher (3), Mitch Gibson, Steve Holroyd, Tom PerryGuitar – Marv Tarplin*, Sheldon ReynoldsHarmonica – Stevie WonderMixed By – Erik ZoblerProducer – George DukeRecorded By – Erik ZoblerSynthesizer [Synclavier Strings And Percussion, Tx816 Rhodes, D550 Piano] – George DukeVibraphone – George DukeWritten-By – William "Smokey" Robinson*
4:40
12 Just Another Kiss
Arranged By – Robbie BuchananBacking Vocals – Ivory Stone, Jeff Pescetto, Pat Henley*Bass – Claude GaudetteGuitar – Michael Landau, Paul Jackson, Jr.*Keyboards – Robbie BuchananMixed By – Doug RiderProducer – Iris Gordy, Robbie Buchanan, Smokey RobinsonRecorded By – Frank Wolf, Ian Eales, Jeff BaldingSaxophone – Kenny G (2)Synthesizer – Robbie BuchananWritten-By – Roy Freeland, Scott Cutler
3:33
13 Unless You Do It Again
Arranged By – Jeff Fargus, Leon F. Sylvers III*Backing Vocals – Ivory Stone, Pat Henley*, Robert HenleyBass – Leon F. Sylvers III*Drum Programming – Leon F. Sylvers III*Keyboards – Jeff FargusMixed By – Taavi MotePercussion – Romeo StoneProducer – Leon F. Sylvers III*Programmed By – Jeff FargusRecorded By – Derek MarcilWritten-By – William "Smokey" Robinson*
3:36

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Manufactured in U.S.A. for Motown Record Co., L.P. 70 Universal City Plaza, Universal City, California — U.S.A. Distributed by MCA Distributing Corporation.
℗ 1990 MCA Records, Inc.
Mastered at Future Disc Systems, Hollywood, CA

Paul Laurence appears courtesy of Capitol Records
Take 6 appears courtesy of Reprise Records
Kenny G appears courtesy of Arista Records
Gerald Albright appears courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corporation
Kirk Whalum appears courtesy of Columbia Records
Paul Jackson, Jr. appears courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corporation
Paulinho da Costa appears courtesy of Pablo Records, a division of Fantasy, Inc.
Alexandra Brown appears courtesy of MCA Records, Inc.
John Robinson appears courtesy of Brige Too Far/WTG Records
Janice Dempsey appears courtesy of Epic Records Sandra St. Victor appears courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corporation

Track 1: © 1989 Taj Mahal Music and Ritz Writes (ASCAP); All rights administered by Jobete Music Co., Inc.; Used by Permission; All rights reserved; Produced & arranged for Stone Jones Productions; Recorded at Muzark Productions, Inc. and Giant Sound, New York, NY; Mixed at Elumba Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA.

Track 2: © 1989 Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP)/Taj Mahal Music (ASCAP)/Gold Songs Music (PRS)/Ione's Kid Music (ASCAP); Used by Permission; All rights reserved; Produced and arranged for Larkei Productions; Recorded at Hollywood Sound Recording Studio, Hollywood, CA; Mixed at Pacifique Recording Studio, No. Hollywood, CA.

Track 3: © 1989 EMI Blackwood Music, Inc. (BMI)/Reed Vertelney Music(BMI)/MCA Music Publishing A Division of MCA, Inc. (ASCAP)/Dalcoure Music (ASCAP); Rights for Reed Vertelney Music controlled and administered by EMI Blackwood Music Inc; Used by permission; All rights reserved; Produced and arranged for Larkei Productions; Recorded at Hollywood Sound Recording Studio, Hollywood, CA; Mixed at Pacifique Recording Studio, No. Hollywood, CA.

Track 4: © 1984 Bertam Music Company (ASCAP); All rights administered by Jobete Music Co., Inc.; Used by permission; All rights reserved; Produced for the Gordy Production Company; Recorded at Creative Source Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA; Mixed at Can Am Recorders, Tarzana, CA.

Track 5: © 1989 Lease-A-Tune and Reswick-Werfel Music (ASCAP) and Rent-A-Song and Beseme West Music (BMI); All rights reserved; Used by permission; Produced for Tuneworks Records, Inc.; Recorded at O'Henry Recording Studios, Toluca Lake, CA; Mixed at Can-Am Studios, Tarzana, CA.

Track 6: © 1989 Lease-A-Tune and Reswick-Werfel Music (ASCAP) and Rent-A-Song and Beseme West Music (SMI); All rights reserved; Used by permission; Produced for Tuneworks Records, Inc.; Recorded at O'Henry Recording Studios, Toluca Lake, CA; Mixed at Can-Am Studios, Tarzana, CA.

Track 7: © Copyright 1989 by Music Corporation of America, Inc., Gun House Music, Zomba Enterprises, Inc., On The Fritz Publishing and Taj Mahal Music; Rights of Music Corporation of America, Inc. and Gun House Music administered by MCA Music Publishing, a division of MCA, Inc., New York, NY 10019; Rights on behalf of On The Fritz Publishing administered by Zomba Enterprises, Inc. (ASCAP); Rights on behalf of Taj Mahal Music administered by Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP); All rights reserved; Used by permission; Recorded at Science Lab, New York, NY and Summa Recording Studio, Los Angeles, CA; Mixed at Larrabee Sound Studios, Los Angeles, CA.

Track 8: © 1989 Taj Mahal Music (ASCAP); All rights administered by Jobete Music Co. , Inc.; Used by permission; All rights reserved; Recorded at The Hop, Sherman Oaks, CA; Mixed at Ocean Way Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA.

Track 9: © Copyright 1979 by MCA Music Publishing, a division of MCA, Inc., New York, NY 10019; Used by permission; All rights reserved; Background vocals by Take 6 Group Members; Recorded at Le Gonks West and Ocean Way Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA; Mixed at Ocean Way Recording Studios, Hollywood CA.

Track 10: © 1989 Taj Mahal Music (ASCAP); All rights administered by Jobete Music Co., Inc.; Used by permission; All rights reserved; Recorded at Le Gonks West and Ocean Way Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA; Mixed at Ocean Way Recording Studios, Hollywood CA.

Track 11: © 1989 Taj Mahal Music (ASCAP); All rights administered by Jobete Music Co., Inc.; Used by permission; All rights reserved; Recorded at Le Gonks West and Ocean Way Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA; Mixed at Ocean Way Recording Studios, Hollywood CA.

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  • Barcode: 050109626823
  • Matrix / Runout: DIDX-006357
  • ASIN: B000NGRR7A

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
MOT-6268, MOT6268 Smokey Robinson Love, Smokey(LP, Album) Motown, Motown MOT-6268, MOT6268 US 1990 Sell This Version
ZD72666 Smokey Robinson Love, Smokey(CD, Album, RM) Motown ZD72666 Europe 1990 Sell This Version
R32M-1078 Smokey Robinson Love, Smokey(CD, Album) Motown R32M-1078 Japan 1990 Sell This Version
ZK 72666 Smokey Robinson Love, Smokey(Cass, Album) Motown ZK 72666 Europe 1990 Sell This Version
LP-7-1 2 025695, ZL72666 Smokey Robinson Love, Smokey(LP, Album) Jugoton, Motown LP-7-1 2 025695, ZL72666 Yugoslavia 1990 Sell This Version

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