Tony Peluso

Tony Peluso

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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

ZB 40273 Michael Lovesmith Michael Lovesmith - Break The Ice Motown ZB 40273 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
925 594-2 Apollonia Since I Fell For You and 1 more… Apollonia - Apollonia (Album) Warner Bros. Records 925 594-2 Europe 1988 Sell This Version
837 362-1 Various Get Together Various - 1969 - The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (Comp) Polydor 837 362-1 Canada 1988 Sell This Version
7P-519 111 The Fixx All Is Fair / Crucified (Medley) The Fixx - How Much Is Enough (Single) Impact Records (3) 7P-519 111 Europe 1991 Sell This Version

Vocals

AMLH 63519 Carpenters Carpenters - Now & Then (Album) A&M Records AMLH 63519 South Africa 1973 Sell This Version
WB 56484, BSK 3163 Seals & Crofts Seals & Crofts - Takin' It Easy (Album) Warner Bros. Records WB 56484, BSK 3163 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
540 251-2 Carpenters Calling Occupants Of Interplanetary Craft Carpenters - Interpretations: A 25th Anniversary Collection (Comp) A&M Records 540 251-2 Europe 1994 Sell This Version
0602498614686 Carpenters Calling Occupants Of Interplanetary Craft (The Recognized Anthem Of World Contact Day) Carpenters - Carpenters Gold - 35th Anniversary Edition (Comp) A&M Records 0602498614686 Europe 2004 Sell This Version
069 493 416-2 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 069 493 416-2 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
AMLS 63511 Carpenters Carpenters - A Song For You (Album) A&M Records AMLS 63511 UK 1972 Sell This Version
SP 3601, SP-3601 Carpenters Carpenters - The Singles 1969-1973 (Album, Comp) A&M Records, A&M Records, A&M Records SP 3601, SP-3601 US 1973 Sell This Version
RS 2087 Barbara Keith All Along The Watchtower Barbara Keith - Barbara Keith (Album) Reprise Records RS 2087 New Zealand 1973 Sell This Version
AMLH 63519 Carpenters Carpenters - Now & Then (Album) A&M Records AMLH 63519 South Africa 1973 Sell This Version
KC 32542 Dalton & Dubarri Dalton & Dubarri - Dalton & Dubarri(LP) Columbia KC 32542 US 1973 Sell This Version
F-9471 Lyle Swedeen Lyle Swedeen - Sunshine Inside (Album) Fantasy F-9471 US 1974 Sell This Version
GSW 301 / 2 Carpenters Carpenters - Live In Japan (Album) A&M Records GSW 301 / 2 Japan 1974 Sell This Version
SP-4530, SP4530 Carpenters Carpenters - Horizon (Album) A&M Records SP-4530, SP4530 US 1975 Sell This Version
GP 2030 Carpenters Carpenters - Live At The Palladium (Album) A&M Records GP 2030 Japan 1976 Sell This Version
985 035 Carpenters Carpenters - A Kind Of Hush (Album) A&M Records, A&M Records 985 035 France 1976 Sell This Version
GP-2055, SP 5144, SALB1 1312 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 GP-2055, SP 5144, SALB1 1312 Japan 1977 Sell This Version
L 36720 Carpenters Carpenters - Christmas Portrait (Album) A&M Records L 36720 Australia 1978 Sell This Version
WB 56484, BSK 3163 Seals & Crofts Seals & Crofts - Takin' It Easy (Album) Warner Bros. Records WB 56484, BSK 3163 Germany 1978 Sell This Version