1980 Marcia Hines – Ooh Child

Ooh Child is the fourth studio album by American-Australian singer Marcia Hines. Ooh Child peaked at No. 15 in Australia and produced the top ten single, “Something’s Missing (In My Life)”, which peaked at No. 9

Marcia Elaine Hines, AM (born 20 July 1953 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA), is an American born Australian vocalist, actress and TV personality. Hines made her debut, at the age of 16, in the Australian production of the stage musical Hair and followed with the role of Mary Magdalene in Jesus Christ Superstar. She achieved her greatest commercial successes as a recording artist during the late 1970s with several hit singles, including cover versions of “Fire and Rain”, “I Just Don’t Know What to Do with Myself”, “You” and “Something’s Missing (In My Life)”; and her Top Ten albums Marcia Shines, Shining and Ladies and Gentlemen. Hines was voted “Queen of Pop” by TV Week’s readers for three consecutive years from 1976.


1  Ooh Child (Bernard Reed, Gene Barge, Morris Jennings, Phil Upchurch) 3:43
2  Something\’s Missing (In My Life) (Paul Jabara) 4:43
3  You\’re So Good (Fred Freeman, Harry Nehls) 3:27
4  Moments (Rick Springfield) 3:28
5  I Wanna Make It With You Tonight (Mac Davis, Mark James) 3:40
6  Dance You Fool, Dance (Roberta Twain, Robie Porter, WD Kent) 5:23
7  April Sun In Cuba Save / The Last Dance For Me (Doc Pomus, Marc Hunter, Mort Shuman, Paul Hewson) 6:07
8  Where Did We Go Wrong (Ronald Miller. Tom Baird) 4:06
9  Let The Music Play (Frederick Knight) 4:30



BassMike Porcaro
BassDavid Hungate
DrumsWillie Ornelas
DrumsEd Greene
Guitar (solo)Lee Ritenour
GuitarTim May
GuitarFred Tackett
GuitarRick Springfield
GuitarBob Mack
GuitarPaul Sabu
KeyboardsJai Winding
KeyboardsAl Capps
KeyboardsTerry Young
PercussionJulius Wechter
PercussionSteve Forman
PercussionBob Conti
PercussionCarl Friberg

Liner Notes

Producer – Robie Porter
Producer (Assistant) – Jill Wagner
Arranged By – Robie Porter
Arranged By – Al Capps (Tracks 1, 2 3, 4, 5, 7, 8)
Arranged By – Jimmie Haskell (Tracks 6, 9)
Arranged By (Backing Vocals) – Mona Lisa Young, Robie Porter, Terry Young
Engineer – Jim Hilton
Engineer (Assistant (Mixdown)) – Linda Corbin
Mastered By – John Golden

Design – Bill Smith
Photography By – Patrick Jones

Phonographic Copyright (p) – Logo Records
Copyright (c) – Logo Records
Marketed By – Logo Records
Licensed From – Wizard Records