1983 Soundtrack – Two Of A Kind

Two of a Kind is the soundtrack from the movie of the same name, released on 1983, on MCA Records and features songs by film’s star Olivia Newton-John, as well as songs from various other artists.
Although the film was a critical and commercial disappointment, the soundtrack was successful, especially in the United States, where was certified Platinum by RIAA.
Newton-John American top 5 hit “Twist of Fate” (written by Steve Kipner and Peter Beckett) was nominated for Best Short Form Music Video in the 27th Grammy Awards.


Olivia Newton-John – Twist Of Fate(Steve Kipner, Peter Beckett) 3:44
2  Olivia Newton-John & John Travolta – Take A Chance (Olivia Newton-John, David Foster, Steve Lukather) 4:09
3  Patti Austin – It’s Gonna Be Special (Cliff Magness, Glen Ballard) 4:14
4  Steve Kipner – Catch 22 (Steve Kipner) 3:34
5  Olivia Newton-John Shaking – You (Paul Gordon, David Foster, Tom Keane) 4:16
Olivia Newton-John – (Livin’ In) Desperate Times(Tom Snow, Barry Alfonso) 4:06
7  Boz Scaggs – The Perfect One (Boz Scaggs, David Foster) 4:31
8  Journey – Ask The Lonely (Steve Perry, Jonathan Cain) 3:56
9  Chicago – Prima Donna (Mark Goldenberg, Peter Cetera) 4:28
10 David Foster – Night Music (David Foster) 3:51


1 Twist Of Fate

GuitarSteve Lukather

2 Take A Chance

GuitarSteve Lukather

3 It’s Gonna Be Special

GuitarClif Magness
KeyboardsJohn van Tongeren
SynthesizerJohn van Tongeren
SaxLarry Williams
SaxKim Hutchcroft
TrumpetGary Grant
TrumpetJerry Hey
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
VocalsPatti Austin

5 Shaking You

DrumsJohn Keane
KeyboardsDavid Foster
PianoDavid Foster

7 The Perfect One

DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
GuitarSteve Lukather
KeyboardsDavid Foster
KeyboardsDavid Paich
StringsMarty Paich
VocalsBoz Scaggs

8 Ask The Lonely

BassRoss Valory
DrumsSteve Smith
GuitarNeal Schon
KeyboardsJonathan Cain
VocalsSteve Perry

Liner Notes

Producer – David Foster
Producer – Quincy Jones (Track 3)
Producer – Humberto Gatica, Steve Kipner (Track 4)
Producer – David Paich, Jeffrey Porcaro (Track 7)
Producer – Mike Stone (Track 8)