1984 Bobby King – Love In Fire

Bobby King (born July 28, 1944, Lake Charles, Louisiana, United States) is an American gospel-style, R&B and soul singer. He formed a singing duo with Terry Evans in the early 1970s. Since 1973, King has sung on most Ry Cooder albums He was also the lead backing vocalist in Bruce Springsteen’s Human Touch tour band of 1992-93. The duo also undertook recording sessions with Bob Dylan, John Fogerty, Harrison Kerle and Boz Scaggs.

He has also released two solo albums, Bobby King (1981) and Love in the Fire (1984), and two albums with Terry Evans, Live and Let Live! (1988) and Rhythm, Blues, Soul & Grooves (1990). Lou Reed selected ‘Live and Let Live! as one of his ‘picks of 1989’

 

Tracks

1  Show Me Your Magic (Joe Curiale; Leon Ware; Rick Neigher) 4:49
2  Somewhere Along The Way (Brian Potter; Frank Wildhorn) 4:17
3  Close To Me (Brian Potter; Frank Wildhorn) 4:04
4  Lovequake (Michael Mugrage; Terry Cashman) 5:32
5  Ain’t Never Met A Woman Like You (Brian Potter; Frank Wildhorn) 3:47
6  Sweet Love (Brian Potter; Frank Wildhorn) 3:48
7  Midnight Shine (Brian Potter; Frank Wildhorn) 3:27
8  Fall In Love (Brian Potter; Frank Wildhorn) 4:14
9  Love In The Fire (Brian Potter; Frank Wildhorn) 4:12

Media

Musicians

1 Show Me Your Magic

DrumsMike Baird
Guitar (solo)Tony Peluso
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
SynthesizerDavid Paich
SynthesizerMichael Boddicker
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsOren Waters
Background VocalsJames Dean Nicholas


2 Somewhere Along The Way

BassFred Washington
DrumsMike Baird
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
KeyboardsSteve Williams
SynthesizerRobbie Buchanan
SynthesizerMichael Boddicker
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsOren Waters
Background VocalsJames Dean Nicholas


3 Close To Me

BassFred Washington
DrumsMike Baird
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
KeyboardsSteve Williams
SynthesizerRobbie Buchanan
SaxErnie Watts
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsOren Waters
Background VocalsJames Dean Nicholas


4 Lovequake

BassMichael Lovesmith
DrumsMike Baird
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
KeyboardsDavid Paich
SynthesizerDavid Paich
SynthesizerMichael Boddicker
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsOren Waters
Background VocalsJames Dean Nicholas


5 Ain’t Never Met A Woman Like You

BassFred Washington
DrumsMike Baird
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
KeyboardsRobbie Buchanan
PianoDenzil Miller
SynthesizerRobbie Buchanan
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsOren Waters
Background VocalsJames Dean Nicholas


6 Sweet Love

BassFred Washington
DrumsMike Baird
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
KeyboardsRobbie Buchanan
SynthesizerRobbie Buchanan
SynthesizerSteve Williams
SaxErnie Watts
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsOren Waters
Background VocalsJames Dean Nicholas


7 Midnight Shine

BassMichael Lovesmith
Drums (programming)Michael Lovesmith
GuitarMarty Walsh
KeyboardsMichael Lovesmith
KeyboardsMichael Boddicker
SynthesizerMichael Boddicker


8 Fall In Love

GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
KeyboardsDavid Paich
KeyboardsSteve Williams
SynthesizerDavid Paich
SaxErnie Watts
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsOren Waters
Background VocalsJames Dean Nicholas


9 Love In The Fire

DrumsMike Baird
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
SynthesizerDavid Paich
SynthesizerMichael Boddicker
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsOren Waters
Background VocalsJames Dean Nicholas

Liner Notes

Producer – Brian Potter, Steve Barri
Mastered By – John Matousek

Art Direction – Johnny Lee
Design – Janet Levinson
Photography By – Aaron Rapoport

Distributed By – MCA Distributing, Inc.
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Motown Record Corporation
Copyright (c) – Motown Record Corporation