1993 Air Supply – The Vanishing Race

The Vanishing Race is the twelfth album by Australian soft rock band Air Supply, released in 1993. Although the album failed to reach the US charts, its single “Goodbye” did peak at #35 on the Adult Contemporary chart. The album became especially relevant in Asia, where singles “Goodbye”, which reached #1 in several Asian countries, and “It’s Never Too Late” made the album reach platinum certification. The album sold over 4 millions copies worldwide.

Tracks

1  It’s Never Too Late (Graham Russell; Michael Sherwood) 5:58
2  Faith (George Thatcher; Rick Hahn) 4:53
3  Kiss Me Like You Mean It (Clifford Rehrig; Graham Russell; Guy Allison Steiner) 4:27
4  Evidence Of Love (Chris Farren; Steve Diamond) 4:39
5  Goodbye (David Foster; Linda Thompson) 4:06
6  The Vanishing Race (Graham Russell; Larry Antonino; Michael Sherwood) 5:39
7  Don’t Tell Me (Graham Russell; Jimmy Huan; Michael Sherwood) 4:50
8  Too Sentimental (Brad Buxer; Graham Russell) 3:55
9  I Remember Love (Graham Russell; Michael Sherwood) 4:25
10  I’ll Be Thinking Of You (Russell Hitchcock) 4:28

Media

Musicians

1 It’s Never Too Late

BassBilly Sherwood
DrumsMike Baird
GuitarMichael Thompson
Acoustic GuitarGraham Russell
KeyboardsGuy Allison Steiner
SynthesizerSimon Franglen
PercussionRafael Padilla
Background VocalsAnita Sherman
Background VocalsJessica Williams
VocalsRussell Hitchcock
VocalsGraham Russell


2 Faith

Drums (programming)Rick Hahn
GuitarTim Pierce
KeyboardsGuy Allison Steiner
ProgrammingRick Hahn
PercussionRafael Padilla
Background VocalsGraham Russell
Background VocalsWarren Wiebe
VocalsRussell Hitchcock


3 Kiss Me Like You Mean It

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsVinnie Colaiuta
GuitarMichael Thompson
GuitarTim Pierce
Acoustic GuitarGraham Russell
KeyboardsGuy Allison Steiner
Background VocalsAnita Sherman
Background VocalsJessica Williams
VocalsGraham Russell
VocalsRussell Hitchcock


4 Evidence Of Love

Acoustic GuitarDean Parks
KeyboardsGuy Allison Steiner
KeyboardsRobbie Buchanan
SaxSteve Tavaglione
PercussionRafael Padilla
VocalsGraham Russell


5 Goodbye

Drums (programming)Claude Gaudette
GuitarMichael Thompson
Acoustic GuitarDean Parks
KeyboardsClaude Gaudette
ProgrammingSimon Franglen
PercussionRafael Padilla
VocalsGraham Russell
VocalsRussell Hitchcock


6 The Vanishing Race

BassLeland Sklar
BassNeil Stubenhaus
DrumsVinnie Colaiuta
GuitarTim Pierce
Acoustic GuitarGraham Russell
KeyboardsGuy Allison Steiner
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsMichael Sherwood
Background VocalsQuiltman
Background VocalsRussell Hitchcock
VocalsGraham Russell
VoiceQuiltman


7 Don’t Tell Me

BassNeil Stubenhaus
Drums (programming)Mark T Williams
GuitarMichael Thompson
KeyboardsGuy Allison Steiner
ProgrammingGuy Allison Steiner
SaxSteve Tavaglione
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsRussell Hitchcock
VocalsGraham Russell


8 Too Sentimental

Drums (programming)Claude Gaudette
KeyboardsBrad Buxer
SynthesizerClaude Gaudette
ProgrammingBrad Buxer
SaxSteve Tavaglione
Background VocalsGraham Russell
VocalsRussell Hitchcock


9 I Remember Love

BassNeil Stubenhaus
Bass StickClifford Rehrig
DrumsVinnie Colaiuta
GuitarMichael Thompson
KeyboardsGuy Allison Steiner
PercussionRafael Padilla
Background VocalsGraham Russell
VocalsRussell Hitchcock


10 I’ll Be Thinking Of You

Bass StickClifford Rehrig
KeyboardsGuy Allison Steiner
KeyboardsRobbie Buchanan
PianoGraham Russell
PianoGuy Allison Steiner
VocalsRussell Hitchcock

Liner Notes

Producer – Humberto Gatica
Producer (Executive) – Graham Russell
Arranged By – Graham Russell (Tracks 1, 3, 4, 6, 7, 9, 10)
Coordinator (Production) – Tony De Franco
Engineer – Alejandro Rodriguez, Humberto Gatica
Engineer (Assistant), Coordinator (Production Assistant) – Felipe Elgueta
Mastered By – George Marino
Mixed By – Humberto Gatica
Mixed By (Assistant) – Alejandro Rodriguez

Photography By – Dean Armstrong
Cover (Concept), Artwork – Brett-Livingstone Strong

Phonographic Copyright (p) – Giant Records
Copyright (c) – Giant Records
Pressed By – Sonopress
Produced For – Hum Inc. Productions
Recorded At – Trax Recording Studio
Recorded At – Ground Control Studios
Recorded At – Sunset Sound
Recorded At – Chartmaker Studios
Recorded At – Capitol Studios
Mastered At – Sterling Sound