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Chaka Khan - What Cha' Gonna Do For Me Album
Chaka Khan - What Cha' Gonna Do For Me Album
Performer: Chaka Khan
Title: What Cha' Gonna Do For Me
Label: Warner Bros. Records
Country: UK
Released: 1981
Style: Soul, Funk, Disco
Cat: K 56888
Rating: 4.2/5
Format: MP3, FLAC, WMA
FLAC size: 1623 mb | MP3 size: 2028 mb | WMA size: 1072 mb
Genre: Funk
Tracklist

1Any Old Sunday
Flugelhorn – Randy BreckerWritten-By – A. McCrary, A. Fraser, D. Ironstone, L. McCrary
3:36
2Father He Said
Written-By – Deborah Ash, Michael Campagna
3:51
3Fate
Clavinet – Richard TeePercussion – Crusher BennettSoloist, Guitar – Hiram BullockSynthesizer – David RichardsWritten-By – Dominic Bugatti, Frank Musker
3:18
4I Know You, I Live You
Arranged By [Horns], Saxophone – Larry WilliamsPercussion – Crusher Bennett, Chaka KhanTrumpet – Jerry HeyWritten-By – Arif Mardin, Chaka Khan
4:28
5I Know You, I Live You (Reprise)
Written-By – Arif Mardin, Chaka Khan
1:18
6We Got Each Other
Arranged By [Horns], Saxophone – Larry WilliamsTrumpet – Jerry HeyVocals – Mark StevensWritten-By – A. Baboff, C. Khan, F. Lederman
3:54
7And The Melody Still Lingers On (Night In Tunisia)
Arranged By, Lyrics By – Arif MardinBass – Abraham LaborielDrums – Casey SchelierellElectric Piano – Ronnie FosterMusic By – Frank PaparelliPercussion – Paulinho Da CostaRecorded By – Jeremy Smith Synthesizer [Mini Moog Bass, Prophet 5] – David FosterSynthesizer [Oberheim Bells], Soloist [Clavitar, Break], Keyboards [Clavitar, Break] – Herbie HancockTrumpet, Music By – Dizzy GillespieVocals, Lyrics By – Chaka Khan
5:01
8Night Moods
Arranged By [Strings] – Arif MardinConcertmaster – Gene OrloffWritten-By – Jerry Ragovoy
4:18
9What Cha' Gonna Do For Me
Arranged By [Horns] – Arif MardinHorns [Brass, Reeds] – Barry Rodgers, Lou Delgatto, Lou Soloff, Randy BreckerPercussion – Crusher BennettSynthesizer – Bob ChristiansonTenor Saxophone, Horns [Brass, Reeds] – Michael BreckerWritten-By – Hamish Stuart, Ned Doheny
3:52
10Heed The Warning
Synthesizer [Moog] – David RichardsWritten-By – Arthur Jacobson, Chaka Khan, Ellison Chase, Mark Stevens
4:32
11We Can Work It Out
Arranged By [Horns], Horns [Brass, Reeds] – Larry WilliamsArranged By [Rhythm], Keyboards, Synthesizer [Mini Moog Bass] – Greg PhillinganesArranged By [Strings] – Arif MardinConcertmaster – Gene OrloffDrums – Ray PoundsGuitar – Mike SembelloHorns [Brass, Reeds] – Bill Reichenbach , Gary Grant, Kim Hutchcroft, Larry HallLead Vocals, Backing Vocals – Chaka KhanPercussion – Paulinho Da CostaRecorded By – Jeremy Smith Written-By – Lennon-McCartney
3:41

Versions

CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
HS 3526Chaka Khan What Cha' Gonna Do For Me ‎(LP, Album)Warner Bros. RecordsHS 3526US1981
7599-25867-2Chaka Khan What Cha' Gonna Do For Me ‎(CD, Album, RE)Warner Bros. Records7599-25867-2Europe1999
W5 3526Chaka Khan What Cha' Gonna Do For Me ‎(Cass, Album)Warner Bros. RecordsW5 3526US1981
HS 3526Chaka Khan What Cha' Gonna Do For Me ‎(LP, Album)Warner Bros. RecordsHS 3526US1981
P-10995WChaka Khan What Cha' Gonna Do For Me ‎(LP, Album, Promo)Warner Bros. RecordsP-10995WJapan1981
CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
WB 17.784Chaka Khan What Cha' Gonna Do For Me ‎(7")Warner Bros. RecordsWB 17.784Netherlands1981
WBS 49692Chaka Khan What Cha' Gonna Do For Me ‎(7", Single)Warner Bros. RecordsWBS 49692New Zealand1981
W 17784Chaka Khan What Cha' Gonna Do For Me ‎(7")Warner Bros. RecordsW 17784Italy1981
16.193Chaka Khan What Cha' Gonna Do For Me ‎(7")Warner Bros. Records16.193Brazil1981
WBS 49692Chaka Khan What Cha' Gonna Do For Me / Lover's Touch ‎(7")Warner Bros. RecordsWBS 49692Canada1981

Credits

  • ProducerArif Mardin
  • Written-ByBenson (tracks: B), H. Stuart (tracks: A), N. Doheny (tracks: A)
  • BassAnthony Jackson
  • DrumsSteve Ferrone
  • Engineer [Assistant]Bob Warner, David Leonard, David Richards, Michael O'Reilly, Wayne Lewis
  • GuitarDavid Williams , Hamish Stuart
  • Keyboards, Flute, Saxophone, SynthesizerLarry Williams
  • Lead Vocals, Backing VocalsChaka Khan
  • Mastered ByGeorge Marino
  • ProducerArif Mardin
  • Producer [Coordinator]Chrissy Allerdings, Frank DeCaro
  • Recorded By, Mixed ByLew Hahn

Notes

Side A - Taken from the album "What Cha' Gonna Do For Me" K56888
℗ 1981 Warner Bros. Records Inc.
Side B - Taken from the album "Chaka" K56560
℗ 1978 Warner Bros. Records Inc.

© 1981 A Warner Bros. Recording

Made in UK

Durations do not appear on release and are approximate.Recorded at Mountain Studios, Montreux, Switzerland
Additional recording at Atlantic Studios, New York; Sunset Sound, Los Angeles; The Automatt,
San Francisco
Mastered at Sterling Sound, New York

Charlie Parker's alto sax break (excerpted from 'Night In Tunisia' from Parker's 'The Very Best Of
Bird' album on Warner Bros. Records 2WB 3198)

Companies

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Warner Bros. Records Inc.
  • Distributed By – WEA Records Ltd.
  • Published By – Island Music Ltd.
  • Published By – Chappell Music Ltd.
  • Lacquer Cut At – The Town House
  • Pressed By – WEA Records Pressing Plant, West Drayton
  • Recorded At – Mountain Studios
  • Recorded At – Atlantic Studios
  • Recorded At – Sunset Sound
  • Recorded At – The Automatt
  • Mastered At – Sterling Sound

Album

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Charyoll
Trivia fact #1...Intro of 'Fate' was sampled on Stardust's (aka Daft Punk) 'Music Sounds Better with You'