1980 Bruce Roberts – Cool Fool

Roberts, Bruce 1980Cool Fool is the second solo album by Bruce Roberts. It was released in 1980.

Bruce Roberts is an American singer and songwriter. His songs have been recorded by such artists as The Pointer Sisters, Donna Summer, Barbra Streisand, Jeffrey Osborne, Whitney Houston and Laura Branigan. He has released three albums as a solo artist including Intimacy (1995), which featured musical and vocal contributions by many notable artists; Elton John and Kristine W contributed to the single “When the Money’s Gone”.

Tracks

1  Cool Fool (Bruce Roberts, Allee Willis) 4:25
2  S’ Good Enuf (Bruce Roberts, Andy Goldmark) 4:31
3  With All My Love, With All Of My Heart (Bruce Roberts, Allee Willis) 1:17
4  All Through The Night (Bruce Roberts, Donna Summers) 4:01
5  The Guys You Dance With (Bruce Roberts, Andy Goldmark) 4:13
6  No Other Love (Bruce Roberts, Andy Goldmark) 3:59
7  Heart Be Steady (Bruce Roberts, Carole Bayer Sager) 3:19
8  Prelume (Bruce Roberts) 2:04
9  Light In The Window (Bruce Roberts, Andy Goldmark) 4:43

Media

Musicians

1 Cool Fool

BassNeil Stubenhaus
DrumsEd Greene
GuitarLarry Byrom
KeyboardsRandy McCormick
KeyboardsBruce Roberts
SaxGary Herbig
SaxLarry Williams
TromboneBill Reichenbach
TrumpetJerry Hey
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsLuther Vandross
Background VocalsDavid Lasley
Background VocalsArnold McCuller
Background VocalsUla Hedwig


2 S’ Good Enuf

BassNeil Stubenhaus
DrumsEd Greene
GuitarLarry Byrom
KeyboardsDavid Foster
KeyboardsRandy McCormick
KeyboardsBruce Roberts
SaxGary Herbig
SaxLarry Williams
TromboneBill Reichenbach
TrumpetJerry Hey
Background VocalsLuther Vandross
Background VocalsDavid Lasley
Background VocalsArnold McCuller
Background VocalsStephanie Spruill


3 With All My Love, With All Of My Heart

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsJames Stroud
GuitarLarry Byrom
PianoBruce Roberts
SynthesizerMark Spangler
Background VocalsStephanie Spruill
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters


4 All Through The Night

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsJames Stroud
GuitarLarry Byrom
SynthesizerIan Underwood
PercussionTommy Vig
Background VocalsStephanie Spruill
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters


5 The Guys You Dance With

BassNeil Stubenhaus
DrumsJames Stroud
GuitarLarry Byrom
KeyboardsRandy McCormick
KeyboardsBruce Roberts
Background VocalsStephanie Spruill
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters


6 No Other Love

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsJames Stroud
GuitarLarry Byrom
KeyboardsRandy McCormick
KeyboardsBruce Roberts
ViolinLarry Meredith
ReedsGary Herbig
SaxLarry Williams
TromboneBill Reichenbach
TrumpetJerry Hey
Background VocalsLarry Meredith


7 Heart Be Steady

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsJames Stroud
GuitarLarry Byrom
KeyboardsRandy McCormick
KeyboardsBruce Roberts
PercussionTommy Vig
Background VocalsBruce Sudano
Background VocalsJoe Esposito
Background VocalsEddie Hokenson
Background VocalsLarry Meredith


8 Prelume

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsRuss Kunkel
GuitarLarry Byrom
PianoBruce Roberts
PercussionTommy Vig


9 Light In The Window

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsRuss Kunkel
Guitar (solo)Snuffy Walden
GuitarLarry Byrom
PianoBruce Roberts
Background VocalsRichie Furay
Background VocalsLarry Meredith

Liner Notes

Producer – David Malloy
Engineer – Peter Granet
Engineer (Assistant) – Carla Frederick, Greg Edward, Gino Giorgini
Remixed By – Peter Granet, David Malloy
Recording (Assistant) – Andy D’Addario, Lindy Griffin, Laura Livingston

Art Direction – Ron Coro
Illustration – Laurie Pincos
Photography – Herb Ritts

Recorded at The Village Recorders, Los Angeles & Caribou Ranch, Nederland, Colorado
Additional Recording at Evergreen
Remixed at Caribou Ranch