Vanessa Williams ‎– Star Bright

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1 Do You Hear What I Hear / The Little Drummer Boy
Backing Vocals – Curtis King, Fonzi Thornton, Sharon Bryant, Shelton Becton, Vaneese Thomas, Vivian CherryBass – David Finck, John BealCello – Diane Barere, Jesse Levy, Richard LockerConcertmaster – Elena BarereContractor – Jill Dell'AbateElectric Guitar – Rob MathesKeyboards, Orchestrated By, Conductor, Programmed By, Arranged By – Robbie KondorPercussion – Bashiri JohnsonTenor Saxophone – Ed CalleTrombone – Dana TeboeTrumpet, Arranged By – Jeff KievitViola – Julien Barber, Sarah Adams, Sue PrayViolin – Barry Finclair, Carol Webb-Sortomme*, Donna Tecco, Elizabeth Lim, Jan Mullen, Joyce Hammann, Marti Sweet, Paul Peabody, Richard Sortomme, Rick Dolan, Sandra ParkWritten-By – H. Simeone*, H. Onorati*, K. Davis*Written-By [Do You Heart What I Hear] – G. Shayne*, N. Regeney*
5:02
2 Star Bright
Bass – John Beal, Tim CobbCello – Ellen Westermann, Jeanne LeBlanc*, Mark Shuman, Richard LockerConcertmaster – Elena BarereContractor – Jill Dell'AbateHarp – Gloria Agostino*Keyboards, Arranged By, Orchestrated By – Rob MathesPercussion – Bashiri JohnsonViola – Craig Mumm, Julien Barber, Maxine RoachViolin – Barry Finclair, Belinda Whitney-Barrett*, Carol Webb-Sortomme*, Elizabeth Lim, Jan Mullen, Laura Seaton, Paul Peabody, Richard Sortomme, Rick Dolan, Sandra Park
3:36
3 Hark The Herald Angels Sing (Shout)
Backing Vocals – Angela Clemmons-Patrick, Williams Porter*, Curtis King, Fonzi Thornton, Sharon Bryant, Shelton Becton, Vaneese Thomas, Vivian CherryBass – Will LeeDrums – Shawn PeltonElectric Guitar – Marc ShulmanKeyboards, Piano, Organ, Electric Guitar, Arranged By – Rob MathesTenor Saxophone – Andy SnitzerTrombone – Mike Davis*Trumpet – Jeff KievitWritten-By – Charles Wesley, Felix Mendelssohn*
5:31
4 Baby, It's Cold Outside
Bass – Will LeeDrums – Shawn PeltonElectric Guitar – Marc ShulmanFeaturing [Duet] – Bobby CaldwellKeyboards, Electric Guitar, Arranged By – Rob MathesPercussion – Bashiri JohnsonTenor Saxophone – Ed CalleTrombone – Dana TeboeTrumpet – Jeff KievitWritten-By – Frank Loesser
4:51
5 I Wonder As I Wander
Arranged By – Rob MathesBass – John Beal, Tim CobbCello – Ellen Westermann, Jeanne LeBlanc*, Mark Shuman, Richard LockerConcertmaster – Elena BarereContractor – Jill Dell'AbateHarp – Gloria Agostino*Trumpet – Jeff KievitViola – Craig Mumm, Julien Barber, Maxine Roach, Sue PrayViolin – Barry Finclair, Belinda Whitney-Barrett*, Carol Webb-Sortomme*, Donna Tecco, Elizabeth Lim, Jan Mullen, John Pintavalle, Laura Seaton, Marti Sweet, Paul Peabody, Richard Sortomme, Rick Dolan, Sandra Park
4:39
6 Sleep Well Little Children
Vocals – The Claremont School SingersWritten-By – Alan Bergman, Leon Klatzkin
0:40
7 Angels We Have Heard On High
Backing Vocals – Vanessa WilliamsBacking Vocals, Arranged By, Programmed By – Rob MathesBass – Will LeeDrums – Shawn PeltonElectric Guitar – Marc ShulmanKeyboards, Guitar [Solo], Arranged By, Programmed By – Rob MathesPercussion – Bashiri Johnson
4:58
8 The First Noel
Backing Vocals – Curtis King, Fonzi Thornton, Sharon Bryant, Shelton Becton, Vaneese Thomas, Vivian CherryBass – David Finck, John Beal, Will LeeCello – Diane Barere, Jesse Levy, Richard LockerConcertmaster – Elena BarereContractor – Jill Dell'AbateDrums – Shawn PeltonKeyboards, Arranged By, Conductor, Programmed By – Curtis McKonlyKeyboards, Electric Guitar, Arranged By, Conductor, Programmed By – Rob MathesPercussion – Bashiri JohnsonViola – Julien Barber, Sarah Adams, Sue PrayWritten-By – Curtis McKonly
4:27
9 What Child Is This?
Arranged By – Gerry E. BrownArranged By [String] – Jesse Levi*Bass – Ron CarterDrums – Duane "Cook" BroadnaxGuitar – Nick MorochPiano [Acoustic], Arranged By – Fred McFarlaneProducer [Associate] – Rob Von ArxWritten-By – Traditional
3:50
10 Gracious Good Shepherd
Bass – David Finck, John Beal, Will LeeCello – Diane Barere, Jesse Levy, Richard LockerConcertmaster – Elena BarereContractor – Jill Dell'AbateDrums – Shawn PeltonEnglish Horn – Tom Stacy*Keyboards, Arranged By, Conductor – Rob MathesPercussion – Bashiri JohnsonViola – Julien Barber, Sarah Adams, Sue PrayViolin – Barry Finclair, Carol Webb-Sortomme*, Donna Tecco, Elizabeth Lim, Jan Mullen, Joyce Hammann, Marti Sweet, Paul Peabody, Richard Sortomme, Rick Dolan, Sandra ParkVocals – The Claremont School SingersVocals [Solo] – Melanie Hervey
4:13
11 Go Tell It On The Mountain / Mary Had A Baby
Arranged By – Vanessa WilliamsArranged By [Choir On "Go Tell It On The Mountain"] – Andrae' Crouch*Arranged By [Choir, Orchestra], Arranged By – Jeremy LubbockBass – Neil StubenhausDrums, Programmed By [Synth] – Claude GaudetteKeyboards, Arranged By – David FosterPiano [Acoustic], Arranged By – Randy WaldmanWritten-By – D. Foster*, Jeremy Lubbock, R. Waldman*, V. Williams*
5:45
12 I'll Be Home For Christmas
Bass – Will LeeDrums – Shawn PeltonKeyboards, Arranged By – Rob MathesSoprano Saxophone [Solo] – Ed CalleWritten-By – Buck Ram, Kim Gannon, Walter Kent
3:33

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Ed Calle appears courtesy of Sony Records
Andy Snitzer appears courtesy of Warner Bros. Records
Rob Mathes appears courtesy of Night Music Productions
Billy Porter appears courtesy of DV8 Records
Andrae' Crouch appears courtesy of Qwest Records
Sandra Crouch appears courtesy of Sparrow Records

Recorded at Edison Studios, NYC and Clinton Studios, NYC. except for 'What Child Is This?' recorded at The Hit Factory

℗ 1996 Mercury Records; Track 9: 1996 Special Olympics International, Inc.; Track 11: 1993 Interscope Records
© 1996 Mercury Records
Manufactured and Marketed by Mercury Records, 825 Eighth Ave., New York, New York, 10019.
Printed in U.S.A.

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Note on Track 9: Trombone cut in remix.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (String): 731453282728
  • Barcode (Text): 7 31453 28272 8
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L006
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 0349

Other Versions (5 of 9) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
P2 32827 Vanessa Williams Star Bright(CD, Album, Club) Mercury P2 32827 Canada 1996 Sell This Version
314 532 827-2AD Vanessa Williams Star Bright(CD, Album, Promo) Mercury 314 532 827-2AD US 1996 Sell This Version
532 827-2 Vanessa Williams Star Bright(Cass, Album) Mercury 532 827-2 US 1996 Sell This Version
532 827-2 Vanessa Williams Star Bright(CD, Album) Mercury 532 827-2 UK 1996 Sell This Version
B0000622-02 Vanessa Williams The Best Of Vanessa Williams(CD, Album, RE) Universal Records B0000622-02 US 2003 Sell This Version

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