1987 Kashif – Love Changes

Love Changes is the fourth studio album from Kashif. The album was released in 1987 on Arista Records. The album includes the hit singles “Love Changes” with Meli’sa Morgan, “Love Me All Over”, and “Loving You Only”. The track “Fifty Ways (To Fall in Love)” features background vocals performed by Whitney Houston. The song “Love Changes” was originally sung by R&B group Mother’s Finest in 1978, and covered again in 2005 by R&B artist Jamie Foxx, and hip hop artist Mary J. Blige.

Tracks

1Love Changes (Skip Scarborough)4:45
2Loving You Only (Doug E Fresh, Kashif, Pamela Phillips-Oland)4:45
3It All Begins Again (James Dunne, Pamela Phillips-Oland)4:41
4Love Me All Over (Kashif, Greg Phillinganes)5:19
5Midnight Mood (Kashif)2:36
6Fifty Way (To Fall in Love) (Kashif)4:52
7Somebody (Cliff Dawson, Kashif)4:32
8Who’s Getting Serious? (Toni Colandreo, Steve Lunt, Seth Swirsky)4:35
9Reservation for Two (Tena Clark, Nathan East, Gary Prim)4:24
10Vacant Heart (Kashif)3:57

Musicians

1 Love Changes

BassWayne Brathwaite
DrumsPaul Leim
KeyboardsKashif
ProgrammingLarry Williams
Background VocalsAudrey Wheeler
Background VocalsBrenda White
Background VocalsYogi Lee
VocalsMeli’sa Morgan


2 Loving You Only

BassEric Rehl
DrumsEric Rehl
GuitarIra Siegel
KeyboardsEric Rehl
KeyboardsKashif
SynclavierKashif
ProgrammingDarroll Gustamachio
PercussionKashif
PercussionBashiri Johnson
Background VocalsYogi Lee
VocalsDoug E Fresh


3 It All Begins Again

BassNathan East
DrumsPaul Leim
GuitarDann Huff
KeyboardsRobbie Buchanan
KeyboardsKashif
SynclavierKashif
PercussionKashif
Background VocalsJohnny Kemp
Background VocalsYogi Lee


4 Love Me All Over

BassKashif
DrumsPaul Leim
DrumsKashif
GuitarDann Huff
Fender RhodesGreg Phillinganes
KeyboardsKashif
PianoGreg Phillinganes
SynthesizerKashif
SynthesizerRobbie Buchanan
ProgrammingKashif
ProgrammingRobbie Buchanan
Background VocalsAudrey Wheeler
Background VocalsBrenda White
Background VocalsFonzi Thornton
Background VocalsGreg Phillinganes
Background VocalsYogi Lee


5 Midnight Mood

DrumsPaul Leim
KeyboardsKashif
KeyboardsRobbie Buchanan
SaxKenny G.
PercussionPaul Leim


6 Fifty Way (To Fall in Love)

BassKashif
DrumsKashif
GuitarIra Siegel
KeyboardsKashif
SaxVincent Henry
PercussionKashif
Background VocalsWhitney Houston


7 Somebody

GuitarIra Siegel
KeyboardsKashif
SynthesizerKashif
SaxKenny G.
Background VocalsCliff Dawson


8 Who’s Getting Serious?

GuitarNestor Gomez
KeyboardsLewis A Martineé
KeyboardsMike Bakst
ProgrammingLewis A Martineé
ProgrammingMike Bakst
Background VocalsExposé
Background VocalsDebra Byrd
Background VocalsFonzi Thornton
Background VocalsMichelle Cobbs


9 Reservation for Two

BassNathan East
DrumsPaul Leim
DrumsKashif
GuitarDann Huff
KeyboardsKashif
KeyboardsGreg Phillinganes
SynthesizerKashif
SynthesizerGreg Phillinganes
ProgrammingLarry Williams
PercussionKashif
PercussionBashiri Johnson
Background VocalsYogi Lee
VocalsDionne Warwick


10 Vacant Heart

BassKashif
DrumsKashif
GuitarIra Siegel
KeyboardsKashif
PercussionKashif
Background VocalsFonzi Thornton
Background VocalsMichelle Cobbs
Background VocalsPhilip Ballou
Background VocalsSuzanne Slaughter
Background VocalsYogi Lee

Liner Notes

Producer – Kashif
Co-producer – Lewis A. Martineé (Track 8)
Coordinator (Production) – Adrian Salley, Russell Sidelsky
Arranged By (Rhythm) – Kashif (Tracks 2, 4, 7, 9)
Arranged By (Rhythm) – Eric Rehl (Track 2)
Arranged By (Strings, Horns) – Gene Page (Tracks 3, 4, 7, 9)
Engineer – Lewis A Martineé, Miki Couzzi (Track 8)
Engineer – Darroll Gustamachio (Track 9)
Engineer – Dennis Mitchell, Kurt Upper (Track 10)
Engineer (Additional) – Dennis Mitchell (Track 1)
Engineer (Additional) – Russ Terrana (Tracks 3, 4, 5, 7, 9)
Engineer (Additional) – Darroll Gustamachio, John Guess (Track 8)
Engineer (Additional) – Calvin Harris (Track 9)
Mixed By – Darroll Gustamachio (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10)
Mixed By – Michael O’Reilly (Tracks 1, 3, 8, 10)

Art Direction – Mark Larson
Design – Ann Petter
Photography By – Matthew Rolston

Recorded At – New Music Group Studios
Recorded At – Criteria Recording Studios
Recorded At – The Hit Factory
Recorded At – Motown Recording Studios
Recorded At – Lion Share Recording Studios
Recorded At – Ocean Way Recording
Recorded At – Soundworks, New York
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Arista Records, Inc.
Copyright (c) – Arista Records, Inc.