1977 Paul Anka – The Music Man

anka-paul-1977The Music Man is an album by Paul Anka, released in 1977 by RCA. It reached #179 at the Billboard 200 record chart.

Tracks

1  Dannon (Paul Anka) 4:11
2  Slowdown (Paul Anka) 4:05
3  Jealous Lady (Paul Anka) 3:49
Everybody Ought To Be In Love (Paul Anka) 3:48
5  A Mexican Night (Paul Anka) 6:20
6  Second Thoughts (Paul Anka) 3:25
My Best Friend’s Wife (Paul Anka) 2:55
8  My Little Girl’s Become A Big Girl Now (Paul Anka) 3:54
9  If I Had My Life To Live Over (Paul Anka) 4:20
10  Tonight (Paul Anka) 4:50
11  Music Man (Paul Anka) 3:13

Musicians

BassDavid Hungate
BassReinie Press
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
DrumsEd Greene
GuitarBen Benay
GuitarDan Ferguson
GuitarElliott Randall
GuitarFred Tackett
GuitarJay Graydon
GuitarLarry Carlton
GuitarTom Tedesco
PianoDavid Foster
PianoMike Melvoin
SynthesizerDavid Paich
SaxDon Menza
SaxErnie Watts
FluteJack Nimitz
FluteLew Tabackin
OboeGene Cipriano
TromboneDick Hyde
TromboneLew McCreary
TrumpetGary Grant
TrumpetJerry Hey
PercussionGary Coleman
PercussionLaudir De Oliviera
Background VocalsAnn Johnson
Background VocalsMortonette Jenkins
Background VocalsSandy Simmons

Other Musicians

French Horn – Art Maebe, James Decker, Jim Atkinson, Sid Muldrow
Cello – Douglas Davis, Harry Shlutz, Jerome Kessler, Jesse Ehrlich, Raphael Kramer*, Ray Kelley
Viola – Gareth Nuttycombe, Harry Hyams, Michael Nowak, Richard Dickler
Violin – Arnold Belnick, Bernard Kundell, Harry Bluestone, James Getzoff, Joseph Stepansky, Joy Lyle, Murray Adler, Ronald Folsom, Stanley Plummer, William Kurash

Liner Notes

Producer – Charlie Calello
Contractor (Music Contractor And Session Coordinator) – Frank DeCaro
Engineer – Michael Braunstein

Art Direction, Design (Album) – Ria Lewerke
Photography By – Moshe Brakha

Recorded At – Record Plant
Recorded At – Kendun Recorders