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Melissa Manchester - Melissa FLAC album


Performer: Melissa Manchester
Genre: Rock / Soul and Funk music / Pop music
Title: Melissa
Country: US
Released: 1975
Style: Ballad, Soft Rock, Chanson, Funk, Vocal
FLAC version ZIP size: 1574 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1259 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1213 mb
Rating: 4.5
Votes: 594
Other Formats: MPC ASF AHX TTA APE AAC AA

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).

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.

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.

Mathematics (Melissa Manchester album). Mathematics is the twelfth studio album by singer-songwriter Melissa Manchester, issued in April 1985. The album was Manchester's first studio album since leaving Arista Records, her label for eight years, after her 1983 album Emergency. Signed to MCA Records, the album was a progression of that last album, in that it relied more on a synth-pop/new wave sound rather than on her earlier yled records.

In 2017, MELISSA celebrated her 45-year career with the release of her 21st album, The Fellas, a tribute to the iconic male singers who set the platinum standard for the music of the great American songbook. Feinstein's At Vitello's, 4349 Tujunga Avenue, Studio City, CA 91604, Tel 818-769-0905. Thanks to all of the Fanchesters who contributed photos. Words and music by Melissa Manchester.

This album has an average beat per minute of 111 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 76/134 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. Album starts at 76BPM, ends at 120BPM (+44), with tempos within the -BPM range. Try refreshing the page if dots are missing). Recent albums by Melissa Manchester. You Gotta Love the Life.

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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
4:24
A2 Party Music
Backing Vocals – The RhinestonesBass – Cooker Lo PrestiCongas – King ErrissonDrums, Percussion – Kirk BrunerElectric Piano, Clavinet, Synthesizer [Arp] – James Newton HowardGuitar [Electric] – David WolfertPiano – Melissa Manchester
3:29
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
3:38
A4 Stevie's Wonder
Bass – Cooker Lo PrestiDrums, Cuica, Percussion – Kirk BrunerElectric Piano – James Newton HowardGuitar [Electric] – David WolfertPiano – Melissa Manchester
3:35
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
4:33
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
4:40
B2 Midnight Blue
Acoustic Guitar, Guitar [Electric] – David WolfertArranged By [Strings] – Trevor LawrenceBacking Vocals – Vini PonciaBass – Cooker Lo PrestiDrums – Kirk BrunerElectric Piano – James Newton HowardPiano – Melissa Manchester
3:55
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
3:34
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
2:45
B5 I Don't Want To Hear It Anymore
Arranged By [Strings], Saxophone [Alto] – Trevor LawrencePiano – Melissa Manchester
5:05

Credits

  • Art Direction – Bob Heimall*
  • Engineer – Bob Schaper
  • Executive Producer – Richard Perry
  • Photography By – Ed Caraeff
  • Producer – Vini Poncia

Notes

Recorded At Sunset Sound, Los Angeles, California
And A & R, New York

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
AL 4031 Melissa Manchester Melissa ‎(LP, Album, All) 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
AL 4031 Melissa Manchester Melissa ‎(LP, Album, Gat) Arista AL 4031 Australia 1975
SICP 3152 Melissa Manchester Melissa ‎(CD, Album, Ltd, RE, RM) Arista SICP 3152 Japan 2011