Melissa Manchester - Melissa download album
Melissa is the third album by Melissa Manchester, released on the Arista Records label in 1975. It reached on the Billboard Albums chart on the strength of her first . Top Ten hit "Midnight Blue" (.In 2001 the album was re-released. We've Got Time" (Manchester, Carole Bayer Sager). Party Music" (Manchester, David Wolfert). Just Too Many People" (Manchester, Vini Poncia). Stevie's Wonder" (Manchester, Carole Bayer Sager). This Lady's Not Home Today" (Manchester, Carole Bayer Sager).
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Melissa Manchester (born February 15, 1951) is an American singer-songwriter and actress. Since the 1970s, her songs have been carried by adult contemporary radio stations. She has also appeared on television, in films, and on stage. Manchester was born in the Bronx, a borough of New York City, to a musical family. Her father was a bassoonist for the New York Metropolitan Opera.
One beneficiary of this was Melissa Manchester, who had made two good, but poor-selling albums for Bell. Davis turned on the money tap, and the result was this . recorded Vini Poncia/Richard Perry production that seemed determined to turn Manchester into a pop diva. She had demonstrated an eclecticism on her previous records, and she was run through a series of pop styles - disco on "Party Music," Philly soul on "Just Too Many People" (a Top 40 hit), Stevie Wonder on both "Stevie's Wonder" and Wonder's own "Love Havin' You Around.
Melissa Manchester is the self-titled and the eighth album release by singer-songwriter Melissa Manchester issued on Arista Records the first week of October 1979.
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In 1989, Melissa recorded an album called Tribute which was her homage to several of the iconic women singers who sparked a great light in her young soul. Melissa always wanted to complete that idea with a follow-up album called The Fellas, paying tribute to some of the equally great male singers – Frank, Tony, Nat, Johnny and several others. While it’s primarily a solo album, Manchester did recruit one very special fella to join her on The Fellas: Barry Manilow duets with her on a jubilant For Me and My Gal, a tribute to Gene Kelly and Judy Garland, who performed the 1942 movie’s title track. Sing and swing along, everybody!
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|A1||We've Got Time
Acoustic Guitar, Guitar [Electric] – David WolfertBacking Vocals – Vini PonciaBass – Cooker Lo PrestiDrums – Kirk BrunerElectric Piano – James Newton HowardPiano – Melissa Manchester
Backing Vocals – The RhinestonesBass – Cooker Lo PrestiCongas – King ErrissonDrums, Percussion – Kirk BrunerElectric Piano, Clavinet, Synthesizer [Arp] – James Newton HowardGuitar [Electric] – David WolfertPiano – Melissa Manchester
|A3||Just Too Many People
Arranged By [Horns, Strings], Saxophone [Tenor] – Trevor LawrenceBacking Vocals – Vini PonciaBass – Cooker Lo PrestiDrums – Kirk BrunerElectric Piano – James Newton HowardGuitar [Electric] – David WolfertPiano – Melissa ManchesterSaxophone [Baritone] – John RotellaTrombone – Lou McCreary*Trumpet – Steve Madaio
Bass – Cooker Lo PrestiDrums, Cuica, Percussion – Kirk BrunerElectric Piano – James Newton HowardGuitar [Electric] – David WolfertPiano – Melissa Manchester
|A5||This Lady's Not Home Today
Arranged By [Strings], Saxophone [Soprano] – Trevor LawrenceBass – Cooker Lo PrestiCongas – King ErrissonDrums – Kirk BrunerElectric Piano – Melissa ManchesterGuitar [Electric] – David WolfertOrgan – James Newton Howard
|B1||Love Havin' You Around
Arranged By [Horns], Saxophone [Baritone, Tenor] – Trevor LawrenceBacking Vocals – Arnold McCuller, David LasleyBass – Cooker Lo PrestiClavinet – Melissa ManchesterDrums, Talking Drum – Kirk BrunerGuitar [Electric] – David WolfertPiano, Organ – James Newton HowardSaxophone [Tenor] – Gene DinwiddieTrumpet – Steve Madaio
Acoustic Guitar, Guitar [Electric] – David WolfertArranged By [Strings] – Trevor LawrenceBacking Vocals – Vini PonciaBass – Cooker Lo PrestiDrums – Kirk BrunerElectric Piano – James Newton HowardPiano – Melissa Manchester
|B3||It's Gonna Be Alright
Arranged By [Horns], Saxophone [Baritone, Tenor] – Trevor LawrenceBass – Cooker Lo PrestiClavinet – James Newton HowardCongas – King ErrissonCowbell – Don Diego GojuDrums – Kirk BrunerGuitar – David WolfertPiano – Melissa ManchesterSaxophone [Tenor] – Gene DinwiddieTrumpet – Steve Madaio
|B4||I Got Eyes
Acoustic Guitar – David WolfertBacking Vocals – Brie Howard, Kirk Bruner, Vini PonciaBass – Cooker Lo PrestiElectric Piano – Melissa ManchesterKeyboards [Celeste], Synthesizer [Arp] – James Newton HowardPercussion – Morton K. Salt
|B5||I Don't Want To Hear It Anymore
Arranged By [Strings], Saxophone [Alto] – Trevor LawrencePiano – Melissa Manchester
- Distributed By – Capitol Records-EMI Of Canada Limited
- Manufactured By – Capitol Records-EMI Of Canada Limited
- Engineer – Bob Schaper
- Executive Producer – Richard Perry
- Producer – Vini Poncia
NotesLabel graphic layout different. Includes inner sleve
Recorded At Sunset Sound, Los Angeles, California
And A & R, New York
|AL 4031||Melissa Manchester||Melissa (LP, Album)||Arista||AL 4031||US||1975|
|AQ 4031||Melissa Manchester||Melissa (LP, Album, Quad)||Arista||AQ 4031||US||1975|
|A 4031, AB 4031||Melissa Manchester||Melissa (LP, Album, RE)||Arista, Arista||A 4031, AB 4031||US||1976|
|74465 99803 2||Melissa Manchester||Melissa (CD, Album)||Buddha Records||74465 99803 2||US||2001|
|SICP 3152||Melissa Manchester||Melissa (CD, Album, Ltd, RE, RM)||Arista||SICP 3152||Japan||2011|