1983 Melissa Manchester – Emergency

Emergency is the 11th album by Melissa Manchester, released in 1983

Melissa Manchester (born February 15, 1951) is an American singer-songwriter and actress. Beginning in the 1970s, she has recorded generally in the adult contemporary genre. She has also appeared as an actress on television, in films, and on stage.

Tracks

1  I Don’t Care What The People Say (Tom Snow) 3:35
No One Can Love You More Than Me (Billy Livsey, Terry Britten) 4:15
3  City Nights (Arif Mardin, George Kieffer, Melissa Manchester, Michael Bellotti, Ross Longo) 4:33
4  Stop Another Heart Breakin (Billy Livsey, Cathy Shostak) 3:45
5  Emergency (Adrienne Anderson, Melissa Manchester) 5:11
6  The End Of The Affair (Teddy Johns) 4:40
7  That Boy (Nancy Simmonds) 3:44
8  White Rose (Kevin DeRemer, Melissa Manchester) 3:52
9  Johnny & Mary (Bernie Taupin, Robert Palmer) 4:19
10 Time (Burt Bacharach, Carole Bayer Sager, Melissa Manchester) 4:25

Musicians

1 I Don’t Care What The People Say

DrumsCarlos Vega
GuitarDann Huff
SaxMichael Brecker
PianoRobbie Buchanan
SynthesizerBob Christianson
SynthesizerPeter Cannarozzi
SynthesizerRobbie Buchanan
Background VocalsDavid Lasley
Background VocalsGordon Grody
Background VocalsMarcy Levy
Background VocalsMillie Whiteside
Background VocalsRobin Clark
Background VocalsUla Hedwig


2 No One Can Love You More Than Me

BassAbe Laboriel
DrumsCarlos Vega
GuitarDavid Williams
KeyboardsRobbie Buchanan
SynthesizerRobbie Buchanan
SynthesizerBob Christianson
VocoderMichael Boddicker
Background VocalsKarla Bonoff
Background VocalsMarcy Levy
Background VocalsWendy Waldman


3 City Nights

Drums (programming)Robbie Buchanan
SynthesizerRobbie Buchanan
GuitarDann Huff
SaxGary Herbig
SaxLarry Williams
TrumpetJerry Hey
Background VocalsDavid Lasley
Background VocalsJason Scheff
Background VocalsMarcy Levy


4 Stop Another Heart Breakin

BassWill Lee
DrumsSteve Ferrone
GuitarHugh McCracken
PianoRobbie Buchanan
SynthesizerRobbie Buchanan
Background VocalsLani Groves
Background VocalsRobin Beck
Background VocalsWill Lee


5 Emergency

BassNathan East
DrumsCarlos Vega
GuitarDean Parks
PianoRobbie Buchanan
SynthesizerRobbie Buchanan
SynthesizerRandy Kerber
Background VocalsRobin Beck
Background VocalsWill Lee


6 The End Of The Affair

DrumsCarlos Vega
PianoRobbie Buchanan
SynthesizerRobbie Buchanan
SynthesizerArif Mardin
Background VocalsMarcy Levy
Background VocalsMargaret Dorn
Background VocalsMillie Whiteside


7 That Boy

BassAbe Laboriel
DrumsCarlos Vega
GuitarBuzz Feiten
GuitarDann Huff
SaxGary Herbig
TrumpetJerry Hey
Background VocalsDavid Lasley
Background VocalsKarla Bonoff
Background VocalsMarcy Levy
Background VocalsRobin Beck
Background VocalsUla Hedwig
Background VocalsWendy Waldman
Background VocalsWill Lee


8 White Rose

BassNathan East
DrumsCarlos Vega
Acoustic GuitarDean Parks
PianoRobbie Buchanan


9 Johnny & Mary

DrumsCarlos Vega
GuitarDann Huff
GuitarDean Parks
SynthesizerRobbie Buchanan
SynthesizerBob Christianson
Background VocalsDavid Lasley
Background VocalsMarcy Levy
Background VocalsUla Hedwig


10 Time

BassNathan East
DrumsCarlos Vega
GuitarDean Parks
PianoRobbie Buchanan
SynthesizerRobbie Buchanan
SynthesizerMichael Boddicker
Background VocalsArnold McCuller
Background VocalsDavid Lasley
Background VocalsJoann Harris

Liner Notes

Producer – Arif Mardin
Arranged By – Robbie Buchanan (Tracks 3, 6, 7, 10)
Arranged By – Arif Mardin (Tracks 5, 6, 7, 9, 10)
Arranged By (Horns) – Larry Williams (Track 7)
Arranged By (Rhythm) – Robbie Buchanan (Tracks 1, 2, 8)
Arranged By (Strings) – Arif Mardin (Track 8)
Arranged By (Synthesizer) – Robbie Buchanan (Track 2)
Engineer – Jeremy Smith
Mastered By – George Marino
Mixed By – Michael O’Reilly
Mixed By – Jeremy Smith (Track 3)

Recorded At – Music Grinder Studios
Recorded At – Atlantic Studios
Recorded At – Record Plant, N.Y.C.
Recorded At – Sunset Sound
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Arista Records, Inc.
Copyright (c) – Arista Records, Inc.