1982 Joseph Williams – Joseph Williams

This selftitled album by Joseph Williams was his debut album, released in 1982

Joseph Stanley Williams (born September 1, 1960, Santa Monica, California, United States), is an American rock singer and film score composer best known for his work in the rock band Toto. He is the son of film composer John Williams and actress/singer Barbara Ruick and the grandson of jazz drummer Johnny Williams and actors Melville Ruick and Lurene Tuttle.

Tracks

1  What Is She Hiding (Bruce Gowdy, Jay Gruska) 3:31
2  That First Night (Barry Fasman, Joseph Williams) 3:14
3  Takin’ It (Jay Gruska, Joseph Williams) 3:30
4  One More Chance (John Lang, Joseph Williams) 3:53
5  I Didn’t Do It (Jay Gruska, Joseph Williams, Michael Landau) 3:53
6  This Girl (Barry Fasman, Joseph Williams) 3:31
7  Something Special (David Garfield, Joseph Williams) 3:30
8  Nothing’s Lost (David Garfield, Jay Gruska, Jennifer Williams, Joseph Williams) 3:44
9  Make Some Time (Joseph Williams, Michael Landau) 3:19
10  Anything You Say (John Bettis, Joseph Williams) 4:07
11  You Forever (Joseph Williams) 4:42
12  I Didn’t Do It (alternate take) (Jay Gruska, Joseph Williams, Michael Landau) 3:53

Media

Musicians

1 What Is She Hiding

BassDean Cortez
DrumsMark Williams
Guitar (solo)Steve Lukather
GuitarMike Landau
PianoDavid Garfield
Background VocalsRichard Page
Background VocalsSteve George
Background VocalsTommy Funderburk


2 That First Night

BassDean Cortez
DrumsMark Williams
GuitarMike Landau
PianoDavid Garfield
SynthesizerRobbie Buchanan


3 Takin’ It

BassDean Cortez
DrumsMark Williams
GuitarMike Landau
Hammond OrganJay Gruska
SynthesizerDavid Garfield
SaxSteve Tavaglioni
PercussionLenny Castro
Background VocalsJay Gruska


4 One More Chance

BassDean Cortez
DrumsMark Williams
Acoustic GuitarMike Landau
Fender RhodesJoseph Williams
SynthesizerRobbie Buchanan
PercussionLenny Castro
Background VocalsRichard Page
Background VocalsJay Gruska


5 I Didn’t Do It

BassDean Cortez
DrumsMark Williams
GuitarMike Landau
Fender RhodesRobbie Buchanan
SynthesizerRobbie Buchanan
PercussionLenny Castro
TrumpetJerry Hey
TrumpetChuck Findley
TrumpetLarry Hall
HornLarry Williams
HornJim Horn
Background VocalsRichard Page
Background VocalsSteve George
Background VocalsTommy Funderburk


6 This Girl

BassDean Cortez
DrumsMark Williams
GuitarSteve Lukather
12 String GuitarSteve Lukather
Fender RhodesDavid Garfield
SynthesizerRobbie Buchanan
PercussionLenny Castro


7 Something Special

BassDean Cortez
DrumsMark Williams
GuitarMike Landau
Hammond OrganJoseph Williams
MoogJay Gruska
PianoJoseph Williams
PianoDavid Garfield
SynthesizerDavid Garfield
PercussionLenny Castro
Background VocalsRichard Page
Background VocalsSteve George
Background VocalsTommy Funderburk


8 Nothing’s Lost

PianoMichael Omartian


9 Make Some Time

BassDean Cortez
DrumsMark Williams
GuitarMike Landau
Hammond OrganJoseph Williams
SynthesizerDavid Garfield
PercussionLenny Castro


10 Anything You Say

Drums (programming)Joseph Williams
GuitarMike Landau


11 You Forever

Drums (programming)Joseph Williams
PianoJoseph Williams
SynthesizerJoseph Williams

Liner Notes

Producer – Jay Gruska (Tracks 1 to 10)
Producer – Joseph Williams (Tracks 11, 12)
Arranged By – Jay Gruska, Joseph Williams
Arranged By (Synthesizer) – Jay Gruska, Robbie Buchanan
Mastered By – Ken Perry
Recorded By, Mixed By – Frank Wolf

Manufactured By – Cool Sound Inc.