Whitney Houston ‎– Whitney

Arista ‎– 36 182-4
Vinyl, LP, Album, Sonderauflage Sonocord

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A1 I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me)
Alto Saxophone – Marc RussoBacking Vocals – Kevin Dorsey, Myrna MatthewsPercussion [Simmons] – Greg "Gigi" Gonaway*Programmed By [Percussion] – Preston GlassSynthesizer [Bass Synth] – Randy Jackson (2)Synthesizer [Synth Horns] – Sterling*Synthesizer [Synths] – Walter "Baby Love" Afanasieff*Written-By – George Merrill, Shannon Rubicam
A2 Just The Lonely Talking Again
Drums [Brushes On The Kit Of Life] – Narada*Electric Bass – Randy Jackson (2)Synthesizer [Dx7] – Frank MartinTenor Saxophone – Kenny G (2)Written-By – Sam Dees
A3 Love Will Save The Day
Arranged By – Jack Waldman, Toni C.Coordinator [Production Coordinator] – Doreen DorianDrum Programming – Jellybean*Engineer – Doc Dougherty, MIchael HutchinsonEngineer [Additional] – Dennis McKay*Engineer [Assistant] – Craig Vogel, Don Peterkofsky, Fernando Kral, Jay Healy, Mark Roule, Nick Delre, Paul Pesce (2), Tim Reppert, Toni Greene, Tony MaseratiEngineer [Mix] – MIchael HutchinsonPercussion – Bashiri Johnson, Paulinho Da Costa, Sammy FigueroaProducer – Jellybean*Synthesizer – Fred Zarr, Jack WaldmanTom Tom [Simmons Tom] – Linden AaronVibraphone [Vibes] – Roy AyersWritten-By – Toni C.
A4 Didn't We Almost Have It All
Arranged By [Rhythm] – Lee HoldridgeBass – Nathan EastCoordinator [Production Coordinator] – Alicia WinfieldDrums – John Robinson (2)Engineer – Dean Burt, Fred Law, Jim Boyer, Michael Delugg, Mike Mancini*, Russ Terrano*Engineer [Assistant] – Fernando Kral, Tony MaseratiEngineer [Mix] – Russ Terrano*Piano, Electric Piano [Rhodes], Arranged By [Strings] – Robbie BuchananProducer – Michael MasserWritten-By – Michael Masser, Will Jennings
A5 So Emotional
Programmed By [Percussion], Sampler [Drum Sampling] – Bongo Bob*Synthesizer [Synth Bass], Keyboards – Walter "Baby Love" Afanasieff*Written-By – Billy Steinberg, Tom Kelly
B1 Where You Are
Arranged By [Horns And Strings] – Gene PageBacking Vocals, Programmed By, Arranged By [Rhythm] – KashifBass – Marcus MillerCoordinator [Production Coordinator] – Russell SidelskyDrums – Paul LeimEngineer – Darroll GustamachioEngineer [Additional] – Calvin Harris (2), Russ TerranaEngineer [Assistant] – Amy Ziffer, Bob Loftus, Dennis Mitchell, John Dranchak, Larry Smith, Mike Ross*, Mike Dotson*, Milton Chan, Steve MacMillian*Engineer [Mix] – Darroll GustamachioGuitar – Dan Huff*, Ira Siegel, Paul PescoKeyboards, Synthesizer – Kashif, Ralph Schukett*Producer – KashifSaxophone, Soloist – Vincent HenryWritten-By – Dyan Humes, James Calabrese, LeMel Humes
B2 Love Is A Contact Sport
Acoustic Guitar [Takamine] – Shambhu Neil VinebergArranged By [Horns] – Jerry HeyBacking Vocals – Claytoven RichardsonCongas – Paul Rekow*Electric Bass – Randy Jackson (2)Horns – Jerry Hey, Marc Russo, Russell Tubbs, Wayne WallaceKeyboards, Synthesizer [Synth Strings], Programmed By [Percussion] – Preston GlassPercussion [Simmons], Tambourine – Greg "Gigi" Gonaway*Programmed By [Percussion] – Bongo Bob*Synthesizer [Dx7, Prophet 2002, Oberfeim, Matrix 12] – Walter "Baby Love" Afanasieff*Synthesizer [Oberheim Expander] – Cory LeriosTenor Saxophone – Kenny G (2)Written-By – Preston Glass
B3 You're Still My Man
Arranged By [Rhythm And Strings] – Gene PageBass – Nathan EastCoordinator [Production Coordinator] – Alicia WinfieldDrums – John Robinson (2)Electric Piano [Rhodes] – Robbie BuchananEngineer – Dean Burt, Fred Law, Jim Boyer, Michael Delugg, Mike Mancini*, Russ Terrano*Engineer [Assistant] – Fernando Kral, Tony MaseratiEngineer [Mix] – Russ Terrano*Piano [Acoustic Piano] – Randy KerberProducer – Michael MasserSynthesizer [Synths] – Michael BoddickerWritten-By – Gerry Goffin, Michael Masser
B4 For The Love Of You
Alto Saxophone, Lyricon – Kenny G (2)Congas – Paul Rekow*Drum Programming – Narada*Programmed By [Linn, Roland 808] – Preston GlassSynthesizer [Dx7, Oberheim, Matrix 12, Birds] – Frank MartinSynthesizer [Moog Synth] – Randy Jackson (2)Written-By – C. Jasper*, M. Isley*, O. Isley*, R. Isley*, R. Isley*
B5 Where Do Broken Hearts Go
Percussion [Simmons] – Greg "Gigi" Gonaway*Piano, Synthesizer [Synths] – Frank MartinProgrammed By [Synths], Bells – Preston GlassSynthesizer [Bass Synth] – Randy Jackson (2)Written-By – Chuck Jackson (2), Frank Wildhorn
B6 I Know Him So Well
Drums [Acoustic Drums] – Narada*Electric Bass – Randy Jackson (2)Synthesizer [Dx7] – Preston GlassSynthesizer [Kurzweil, Dx7, Super Jupiter] – Walter "Baby Love" Afanasieff*Vocals [Duet] – Cissy HoustonWritten-By – Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus, Tim Rice

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Tracks A1, A2, A5, B2, B4 to B6 produced for Perfection Light Productions. Recorded at Tarpan Studios, San Rafael, CA; Right Track Studios, NYC; Clinton Recording Studios, NYC; The Plant Studios, Sausalito, CA.
Track A3 produced for Jellybean Productions, Inc. Recorded at Sigma Sounds Studios, NYC; The Hit Factory, NYC; Z Studios, Brooklyn; Larrabee Studios, LA; Sound Track, NYC.

Tracks A4 and B3 recorded at Sigma Sound Studios, NYC; Record Plant Studios, NYC; Devonshire Studio, LA; Hitsville, LA; Leed's L'Mobile, LA.

Track B1 recorded at New Music Group Studios, Stamford, Conn; Soundworks Digital Studios, NYC; The Hit Factory, NYC; Ocean Way Recording, Hollywood; Hitsville, LA.
Mixed For Visual Sound Design, Inc.
Mastered at Sterling Sound.

A1: © 1986 Irving Music, Inc. (BMI)/Boy Meets Girl Music (BMI).
A2: © 1983 Irving Music, Inc. & Lijesrika Music (BMI)
A3: © 1985 House Of Fun Music, Inc. (BMI)
A4: © 1985 Prince Street Music (ASCAP)/Willin' David Music (BMI)/Blue Sky Riders Songs [Sic!] (BMI)
A5: © 1987 Billy Steinberg Music (ASCAP)/Denise Barry Music (ASCAP)
B1: © 1987 New Music Group (BMI)/Music Corporation Of America, Inc. (BMI). Right administrated by MCA Music Publishing. A division of MCA, Inc.
B2: © 1986 Bellboy Music (BMI)
B3: © 1982 Prince Street Music (ASCAP)/Screen Gems-EMI Music, Inc. (BMI)
B4: © 1975 April Music, Inc. (ASCAP)/Bovina Music, Inc. (ASCAP)
B5: © 1985 Scaramanga Music-Rare Blue Music, Inc. (ASCAP)/Baby Love Music (ASCAP)
B6 © 1984, 1987 3 Knights Ltd. Copyright administrated for the World by Union Songs AB, Stockholm, Sweden. Sole selling agent MCA Music Publishing. A division of MCA, Inc. (ASCAP). Lyrics reprinted by permission © 1987 Arista Records, Inc.

The cover states:
℗ 1987 Ariola Eurodisc GmbH © 1987 Ariola Eurodisc GmbH
Distributed in Europe by RCA/Ariola-Ariola/RCA.
Distribué en Europe par RCA/Ariola-Ariola/RCA.
Vertrieb in Europa durch RCA/Ariola-Ariola/RCA.
Printed in Germany. Imprimé en Allemagne.

The labels states:
℗ 1987 BMG Ariola München GmbH
℗ 1987 BMG Arista Records, Ltd.

A Bertelsmann Music Group company.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 4 007192 081417
  • Rights Society: GEMA/STEMRA/BIEM
  • Label Code: LC 3484
  • Other (Distribution Code): D: 630
  • Other (A Side Label): S 208 141 A
  • Other (B Side Label): S 208 141 B
  • Matrix / Runout (A Side): DM 208141 A-3/7-87
  • Matrix / Runout (B Side): DM 208141 B-1/5-87 II

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258 141 Whitney Houston Whitney(CD, Album) Arista 258 141 UK & Europe 1987 Sell This Version
AC-8405 Whitney Houston Whitney(Cass, Album, Club) Arista AC-8405 US 1987 Sell This Version
AC-8405 Whitney Houston Whitney(Cass, Album) Arista, BMG Music, Milletlerarası Müzik Yayınları Ltd. AC-8405 Turkey 1987 Sell This Version
88985430252 Whitney Houston Whitney(CD, Album, RE) Arista 88985430252 Australia 2017 Sell This Version
408141 Whitney Houston Whitney(Cass, Album, Promo) Artista 408141 Germany 1987 Sell This Version