Melissa Manchester - Help Is On The Way
Jazz, Hip hop, Pop
Label: Arista ‎– AL 4095
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album, White Label, Promo
Country: US
Date of released: 1976
Category: Jazz, Funk / Soul, Pop
Style: Smooth Jazz, Vocal, Funk, Ballad
Genre: Jazz, Hip hop, Pop
Musician: Melissa Manchester
Album's name: Help Is On The Way
ZIP archive size: 1735

Melissa Manchester - Help Is On The Way


Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Talkin' To Myself
Bass , Backing Vocals – Cooker Lo PrestiSoprano Saxophone – Stanley Schwartz
4:23
A2 Be Somebody
Backing Vocals – Brie Howard, Joe Bean*, Steve Nelson , Vini PonciaBells [Orchestra] – Stanley SchwartzDrums , Bells [Bell Chimes] – Kirk BrunerElectric Piano – James Newton HowardGuitar , Sitar [Electric] – David Wolfert
3:37
A3 A Fool In Love
Arranged By [Horns] – David WolfertBacking Vocals – Kirk BrunerBacking Vocals , Electric Piano – John Vastano*Bass , Backing Vocals – Cooker Lo PrestiHorns [Additional] – Andrew Mackintosh*, Doug Wintz, Rich Felts*, Tom SavianoTenor Saxophone – Stanley Schwartz
3:07
A4 Headlines
Electric Piano, Piano [Acoustic], Clavinet, Organ [Calliope] – Stanley SchwartzHorns [Additional] – Rich Felts*, Tom SavianoTrombone – Kirk Bruner
4:36
A5 Help Is On The Way
Backing Vocals – Betty Jones, Brenda L. Gooch*, Charity McCrary, Jan E. Jones, Linda McCrary, Sundray Tucker, Theresa Hendricks
4:04
B1 Monkey See, Monkey Do
Arranged By [Horns] – Tom SavianoHorns [Additional] – Andrew Mackintosh*, Doug Wintz, Rich Felts*, Tom SavianoTenor Saxophone – Stanley Schwartz
3:13
B2 Dirty Work
Backing Vocals – Kirk Bruner
3:10
B3 So's My Old Man
Conductor, Orchestrated By – Steven Cagan*Horns [Additional] – Bill Petersen*, Dick Hyde, Dick Nash, Lew McCreary, Steve MadaioVibraphone – Gary Coleman
4:21
B4 There's More Where That Came From
Backing Vocals – Kirk Bruner
4:01
B5 Singing From My Soul
Conductor, Orchestrated By – Steven Cagan*Harpsichord – Stanley Schwartz
1:20

Credits

  • Arranged By [Strings] – James Newton Howard (tracks: A2, A5, B2, B4)
  • Backing Vocals , Percussion – Lenny Castro (tracks: A3, B2, B4)
  • Electric Piano, Piano [Acoustic] – Melissa Manchester
  • Engineer – Bob Schaper
  • Mastered By – Ron Hitchcock
  • Producer – Vini Poncia

Notes

Recorded in Hollywood at Sound Labs Inc. and at the Burbank Studios, Burbank.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
AL 4095 Melissa Manchester Help Is On The Way ‎(LP, Album) Arista AL 4095 US 1976
IES - 80692 Melissa Manchester Help Is On The Way ‎(LP, Album) Arista IES - 80692 Japan 1976
ARTY 147 Melissa Manchester Help Is On The Way ‎(LP, Album) Arista ARTY 147 UK 1976
WOU 4095 Melissa Manchester Help Is On The Way ‎(CD, Album) Wounded Bird Records WOU 4095 US 2006
AL 4095 Melissa Manchester Help Is On The Way ‎(LP, Album) Arista AL 4095 US 1976