1987 Nick Kamen – Nick Kamen

The selftitled album by Nick Kamen was his debut album, released in 1987.

Ivor Neville “Nick” Kamen (born 15 April 1962 in Harlow, Essex, England) is an English male model, songwriter and musician, and brother of session guitarist Chester Kamen.

Tracks

1Win Your Love (Sam Cooke)3:59
2Open The Door To Your Heart (Darrell Banks)4:14
3Nobody Else (Brenda Russell, Jeff Hull)4:12
4Into The Night (Benny Mardones, Robert Tepper)3:37
5Come Softly To Me (Barbara Ellis, Gary Troxel, Gretchen Christopher)4:18
6Loving You Is Sweeter Than Ever (Ivo Jo Hunter, Stevie Wonder)3:46
7Each Time You Break My Heart (Madonna, Stephen Bray)4:33
8The Man In Me (Bob Dylan)3:56
9Any Day Now (Bob Hilliard, Burt Bacharach)3:54
10Help Me Baby (David Lasley)4:14

Musicians

1 Win Your Love

BassNeil Brockbank
DrumsRichie Stevens
GuitarMike Paxman
GuitarSean Lyons
KeyboardsVic Martin
FlugelhornGary Grant
FlugelhornJerry Hey
SaxKim Hutchcroft
SaxMarc Russo
TrumpetGary Grant
TrumpetJerry Hey
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
PercussionRichie Stevens
VocalsNick Kamen


2 Open The Door To Your Heart

BassBob Wray
DrumsJames Stroud
GuitarReggie Young
KeyboardsCarl Marsh
KeyboardsDavid Briggs
KeyboardsShane Keister
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
VocalsNick Kamen


3 Nobody Else

DrumsJR Robinson
GuitarDann Huff
KeyboardsAaron Zigman
ProgrammingJeff Hull
PercussionLenny Castro
Background VocalsBrenda Russell
Background VocalsDavid Lasley
Background VocalsDonny Gerrard
Background VocalsJolie Jones Levine
VocalsNick Kamen


4 Into The Night

BassNeil Brockbank
DrumsRichie Stevens
GuitarMike Paxman
GuitarSean Lyons
KeyboardsVic Martin
FlugelhornGary Grant
FlugelhornJerry Hey
SaxMarc Russo
SaxKim Hutchcroft
TrumpetGary Grant
TrumpetJerry Hey
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsCharlotte Crossley
Background VocalsDavid Lasley
Background VocalsJolie Jones Levine
Background VocalsMyrna Smith Schilling
VocalsNick Kamen


5 Come Softly To Me

BassNeil Brockbank
DrumsRichie Stevens
GuitarMike Paxman
GuitarSean Lyons
KeyboardsVic Martin
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
PercussionRichie Stevens
Background VocalsThe Waters
VocalsNick Kamen


6 Loving You Is Sweeter Than Ever

BassLarry Paxton
DrumsRoger Hawkins
GuitarKenny Mims
KeyboardsDavid Briggs
KeyboardsShane Keister
SaxJim Horn
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsThe Waters
VocalsNick Kamen


7 Each Time You Break My Heart

Drums (programming)Stephen Bray
GuitarDann Huff
SynthesizerDean Grant
StringsDean Grant
SynthesizerStephen Bray
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsEdie Lehmann
Background VocalsMadonna
Background VocalsSiedah Garrett
VocalsNick Kamen


8 The Man In Me

BassNeil Brockbank
DrumsRichie Stevens
GuitarMike Paxman
GuitarSean Lyons
KeyboardsVic Martin
PercussionRichie Stevens
Background VocalsThe Waters
VocalsNick Kamen


9 Any Day Now

BassBob Wray
DrumsJames Stroud
GuitarReggie Young
KeyboardsCarl Marsh
KeyboardsDavid Briggs
KeyboardsShane Keister
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsThe Waters
VocalsNick Kamen


10 Help Me Baby

BassLarry Paxton
DrumsRoger Hawkins
GuitarKenny Mims
KeyboardsDavid Briggs
KeyboardsShane Keister
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsCharlotte Crossley
Background VocalsDavid Lasley
Background VocalsJolie Jones Levine
Background VocalsLuther Vandross
Background VocalsMyrna Smith Schilling
VocalsNick Kamen

Liner Notes

Producer – Stewart Levine
Producer – Madonna, Stephen Bray (Track 7)
Arranged By (Horns) – Jerry Hey (Tracks 1, 4)
Engineer (Assistant) – Julie Last, Keith Odle, Steve Reece
Engineer (Assistant) – Sabrina Buchanek (Track 7)
Engineer, Mixed By – Glenn Skinner
Mixed By, Recorded By – Michael Hutchinson (Track 7)

Design – Nick Kamen, Richard Gray
Photography By – Mark Lebon
Photography By (Back Cover) – Robert Erdmann

Recorded at Rak Studios, London, England; Ocean Way Recording, Hollywood, California; The Castle Recording Studio, Franklin, Tennessee and Larrabee Sound, Los Angeles, California.
Mastered at Master Room, London.