1976 Ned Doheny – Hard Candy

Hard Candy is the second solo album by Ned Doheny. It features his version of “Love of Your Own” (written with Hamish Stuart) which was also recorded with Stuart’s Average White Band the same year.  It also includes the original version of “Get It Up for Love” which was covered by Táta Vega in 1979. Her version was a Top 20 dance single.

Tracks

1  Get It Up For Love (Ned Doheny) 4:47
2  If You Should Fall (Ned Doheny) 3:38
3  Each Time You Pray (Ned Doheny) 3:40
4  When Love Hangs In The Balance (Ned Doheny) 5:14
5  A Love Of Your Own (Ned Doheny, Hamish Stuart) 3:49
6  I’ve Got Your Number (Ned Doheny) 3:17
7  On The Swingshift (Ned Doheny) 3:06
8  Sing To Me (Ned Doheny) 3:39
9  Valentine (I Was Wrong About You) (Ned Doheny) 5:06

Media

Musicians

1 Get It Up For Love

BassDennis Parker
DrumsGary Mallaber
GuitarNed Doheny
PianoJimmy Calire
HornsTower of Power
PercussionVictor Feldman
Background VocalsRosemary Butler
Background VocalsFleming Williams
Background VocalsBrooks Hunnicut
VocalsNed Doheny


2 If You Should Fall

BassDennis Parker
DrumsGary Mallaber
GuitarNed Doheny
KeyboardsDavid Foster
FlugelhornChuck Findley
SaxTom Scott
SaxJim Horn
TrumpetChuck Findley
TromboneChuck Findley
Background VocalsGlenn Frey
Background VocalsDon Henley
VocalsNed Doheny


3 Each Time You Pray

BassBryan Garofalo
DrumsGary Mallaber
GuitarNed Doheny
GuitarErnie Corallo
Acoustic GuitarNed Doheny
KeyboardsDavid Foster
FlugelhornChuck Findley
SaxTom Scott
SaxJim Horn
TromboneChuck Findley
TrumpetChuck Findley
PercussionSteve Forman
VocalsNed Doheny


4 When Love Hangs In The Balance

BassColin Cameron
DrumsGary Mallaber
Acoustic GuitarNed Doheny
KeyboardsDave Garland
PercussionSteve Forman
Background VocalsLinda Ronstadt
Background VocalsJohn David Souther
Background VocalsRosemary Butler
Background VocalsFleming Williams
Background VocalsSteve Cropper
VocalsNed Doheny


5 A Love Of Your Own

BassLaszlo Wicky
DrumsGary Mallaber
GuitarErnie Corallo
GuitarSteve Cropper
Acoustic GuitarNed Doheny
KeyboardsDavid Foster
HornsTower of Power
VibesVictor Feldman
VocalsNed Doheny


6 I’ve Got Your Number

BassDennis Parker
DrumsGary Mallaber
Acoustic GuitarNed Doheny
KeyboardsCraig Doerge
MoogDavid Foster
SaxDon Menza
PercussionSteve Forman
Background VocalsRosemary Butler
Background VocalsFleming Williams
VocalsNed Doheny


7 On The Swingshift

BassColin Cameron
DrumsGary Mallaber
GuitarNed Doheny
GuitarErnie Corallo
Acoustic GuitarNed Doheny
KeyboardsDavid Foster
HornsTower of Power
PercussionSteve Forman
Background VocalsHidle Brown Barnum
VocalsNed Doheny


8 Sing To Me

BassDennis Parker
DrumsGary Mallaber
Acoustic GuitarNed Doheny
KeyboardsDavid Foster
PercussionSteve Forman
Background VocalsRosemary Butler
Background VocalsFleming Williams
VocalsNed Doheny


9 Valentine (I Was Wrong About You)

BassJohn Heard
DrumsJohn Guerin
Acoustic GuitarNed Doheny
KeyboardsDavid Foster
VocalsNed Doheny

Liner Notes

Producer – Steve Cropper
Executive-Producer – Richard Kimball
Arranged By (Strings) – Larry Muhoberac
Engineer (Assistant At Clover) – Stewart Whitmore, Toby Scott
Engineer (Assistant At Sausalito) – Rick Ehrman
Engineer, Mixed By – Austin Godsey
Mixed By – Steve Cropper

Manufactured By – Columbia Records
Phonographic Copyright (p) – CBS Inc.
Copyright (c) – CBS Inc.
Recorded At – Clover Recorders
Recorded At – Record Plant, Sausalito
Produced For – Midnight Hour Productions
Mastered At – Artisan Sound Recorders
Pressed By – Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Santa Maria