1995 Toto – Tambu

Tambu is the ninth studio album by Toto released in May 1995. Tambu sold 600,000 copies worldwide. It was the first Toto studio album since the death of Jeff Porcaro in 1992. It includes the single “I Will Remember”, which failed to chart in the USA but was the band’s first chart hit in the UK since “I Won’t Hold You Back” 12 years before.

The album was a nominee for Grammy Award for Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical in 1997.

Tracks

1  Gift Of Faith (David Paich; Stan Lynch; Steve Lukather) 07:27
2  I Will Remember (Stan Lynch; Steve Lukather) 06:10
3  Slipped Away (David Paich; Mike Porcaro; Simon Phillips; Stan Lynch; Steve Lukather) 05:20
4  If You Belong To Me (David Paich; Stan Lynch; Steve Lukather) 05:07
5  Baby He’s Your Man (David Paich; Siedah Garrett; Steve Lukather) 05:44
6  The Other End Of Time (Randy Goodrum; Steve Lukather) 05:08
7  The Turning Point (David Paich; Mike Porcaro; Simon Phillips; Stan Lynch; Steve Lukather) 05:29
8  Time Is The Enemy (David Paich; Fee Waybill; Steve Lukather) 05:43
9  Drag Him To The Roof (David Paich; Fee Waybill; Steve Lukather) 06:14
10  Just Can’t Get To You (David Paich; Glen Ballard; Steve Lukather) 05:07
11  Dave’s Gone Skiing (Mike Porter; Simon Phillips; Steve Lukather) 05:03
12  The Road Goes On (David Paich; Glen Ballard; Steve Lukather) 04:28

Media

The Band

BassMike Porcaro
DrumsSimon Phillips
GuitarSteve Lukather
KeyboardsDavid Paich

Other Musicians

1 Gift Of Faith

PercussionLenny Castro
Background VocalsJenny Douglas-McRae
Background VocalsMike Porcaro
Background VocalsStan Lynch
Background VocalsElliot Scheiner
Background VocalsJim Giddens
VocalsSteve Lukather


2 I Will Remember

PianoDavid Paich
PianoSteve Lukather
SynthesizerSteve Lukather
PercussionLenny Castro
StringsDavid Paich
Background VocalsJenny Douglas-McRae
Background VocalsJohn James
VocalsSteve Lukather


3 Slipped Away

Background VocalsJenny Douglas-McRae
VocalsSteve Lukather


4 If You Belong To Me

PercussionMike Fisher
Background VocalsJenny Douglas-McRae
VocalsSteve Lukather


5 Baby He’s Your Man

Drums (programming)Steve Porcaro
Drums (programming)Simon Phillips
SynthesizerDavid Paich
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsPhillip Ingram
Background VocalsRicky Nelson
Background VocalsJohn James
VocalsSteve Lukather
VocalsJenny Douglas-McRae


6 The Other End Of Time

PianoSteve Lukather
SynthesizerDavid Paich
SynthesizerSteve Lukather
PercussionLenny Castro
VocalsSteve Lukather


7 The Turning Point

Fender RhodesDavid Paich
SynthesizerDavid Paich
SynthesizerMike Porcaro
SynthesizerSimon Phillips
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsPhillip Ingram
Background VocalsRicky Nelson
Background VocalsJohn James
VocalsJenny Douglas-McRae
VocalsSteve Lukather
VocalsDavid Paich


8 Time Is The Enemy

PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsJohn James
VocalsSteve Lukather


9 Drag Him To The Roof

Background VocalsPhillip Ingram
VocalsDavid Paich
VocalsSteve Lukather
VocalsJohn James
VocalsJenny Douglas-McRae


10 Just Can’t Get To You

Hammond OrganDavid Paich
PianoSteve Lukather
RhodesDavid Paich
Background VocalsJohn James
Background VocalsJenny Douglas-McRae
VocalsSteve Lukather


12 The Road Goes On

MandolinSteve Lukather
StringsDavid Paich
Background VocalsJenny Douglas-McRae
VocalsSteve Lukather

Liner Notes

Producer – Elliot Scheiner, Toto
Arranged By (Strings) – David Paich (Tracks 2, 4, 10, 12)
Conductor – David Paich (Tracks 2, 4, 10, 12)
Contractor (Strings) – Shari Sutcliffe
Coordinator (Production) – Ivy Skoff
Creative Director – Doug Brown
Mastered By – Ted Jensen
Mixed By – Elliot Scheiner
Programmed By (Keyboard)– John Jessel
Recorded By – Al Schmitt, Bill Smith, Elliot Scheiner
Recorded By (Additional) – John Jessel
Recorded By (Assisted By) – Jim Giddens, Sean Schimmel, Steve Genewick
Technician (Guitar Tech) – Gavin Menzies
Technician (Piano Tuner) – Keith Albright
Technician (Set-up For David Paich And Mike Porcaro) – Paul Jamieson

Illustration (Cover And Portraiture) – Daniel Brereton
Photography By – Melodie Lawrence

Phonographic Copyright (p) – Sony Music Entertainment Inc.
Copyright (c) – Sony Music Entertainment Inc.
Recorded At – Capitol Studios
Mixed At – Capitol Studios
Mastered At – Sterling Sound
Edited At – Sterling Sound
Distributed By – Sony Music
Made By – Sony Music