Tony Peluso

Tony Peluso

Profile:
Multi-instrumentalist, writer and Motown and Latin music producer (4 Grammy awards).

Born March 28, 1950.
Died June 5, 2010 in Los Angeles, CA, USA.

Played lead guitar for the Carpenters and co-wrote several of their most successful singles, notably "Yesterday Once More", "Top of the World", "Only Yesterday" and "Goodbye to Love". He co-produced dozens of records for artists such as Smokey Robinson, Temptations, the The Four Tops and Michael Jackson. During the '80s and '90s, he produced and or engineered albums for artists such as Kenny Loggins, Seals & Crofts, Apollonia, Animotion, Stephanie Mills, Fixx, Dave Koz and Boyz II Men with Selena.
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Tony Peluso Discography

Remix

Michael Lovesmith Michael Lovesmith - Break The Ice Motown UK 1985 Sell This Version
MCDO6250MD Michael Jackson Melodie Michael Jackson - The Original Soul Of Michael Jackson(CD, Comp) Motown MCDO6250MD US 1987 Sell This Version
Apollonia Since I Fell For You and 1 more… Apollonia - Apollonia (Album) Warner Bros. Records Europe 1988 Sell This Version
Various Get Together Various - 1969 - The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (Comp) Polydor Canada 1988 Sell This Version
The Fixx All Is Fair / Crucified (Medley) The Fixx - How Much Is Enough (Single) Impact Records (3) Europe 1991 Sell This Version

Vocals

Carpenters Carpenters - Now & Then (Album) A&M Records South Africa 1973 Sell This Version
Seals & Crofts Seals & Crofts - Takin' It Easy (Album) Warner Bros. Records Germany 1978 Sell This Version
SPBO-60143 Michael Jackson Michael Jackson - Farewell My Summer Love(7", Single) Motown SPBO-60143 Spain 1984 Sell This Version
Carpenters Calling Occupants Of Interplanetary Craft Carpenters - Interpretations: A 25th Anniversary Collection (Comp) A&M Records Europe 1994 Sell This Version
Carpenters Calling Occupants Of Interplanetary Craft (The Recognized Anthem Of World Contact Day) Carpenters - Carpenters Gold - 35th Anniversary Edition (Comp) A&M Records Europe 2004 Sell This Version
Carpenters Calling Occupants Of Interplanetary Craft (The Recognized Anthem Of World Contact Day) and 1 more… Carpenters - The Essential Collection (1965 - 1997) (Comp) A&M Records, Chronicles US 2002 Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

SD 6002 The Abstracts The Abstracts - The Abstracts(LP, Album) Pompeii Records SD 6002 US 1968 Sell This Version
Carpenters Carpenters - A Song For You (Album) A&M Records UK 1972 Sell This Version
Carpenters Carpenters - The Singles 1969-1973 (Album, Comp) A&M Records, A&M Records, A&M Records US 1973 Sell This Version
Barbara Keith All Along The Watchtower Barbara Keith - Barbara Keith (Album) Reprise Records New Zealand 1973 Sell This Version
Carpenters Carpenters - Now & Then (Album) A&M Records South Africa 1973 Sell This Version
KC 32542 Dalton & Dubarri Dalton & Dubarri - Dalton & Dubarri(LP) Columbia KC 32542 US 1973 Sell This Version
Lyle Swedeen Lyle Swedeen - Sunshine Inside (Album) Fantasy US 1974 Sell This Version
Carpenters Carpenters - Live In Japan (Album) A&M Records Japan 1974 Sell This Version
Carpenters Carpenters - Horizon (Album) A&M Records US 1975 Sell This Version
Carpenters Carpenters - Live At The Palladium (Album) A&M Records Japan 1976 Sell This Version
Carpenters Carpenters - A Kind Of Hush (Album) A&M Records, A&M Records France 1976 Sell This Version
Carpenters Calling Occupants Of Interplanetary Craft (The Recognized Anthem Of World Contact Day) and 1 more… Carpenters - Passage (Album) A&M Records, A&M Records Japan 1977 Sell This Version
Carpenters Carpenters - Christmas Portrait (Album) A&M Records Australia 1978 Sell This Version
Seals & Crofts Seals & Crofts - Takin' It Easy (Album) Warner Bros. Records Germany 1978 Sell This Version