1982 Michael Franks – Objects Of Desire

Objects of Desire is a jazz vocal album by Michael Franks, released in 1982 with Warner Bros. Records. It was Franks’ seventh studio album.

Tracks

1  Jealousy (Michael Franks) 3:38
2  Ladies’ Nite (Michael Franks) 4:11
3  No-Deposit Love (Michael Franks) 5:12
4  Laughing Gas (Michael Franks) 3:25
5  Wonderland (Michael Franks) 5:02
6  Tahitian Moon (Michael Franks) 4:37
7  Flirtation (Michael Franks) 3:45
8  Love Duet (Michael Franks) 4:58
9  No One But You (Michael Franks) 4:43

Media

Musicians

1 Jealousy

BassFrancisco Centeno
DrumsBuddy Williams
GuitarNick Moroch
PianoRob Mounsey
SaxLawrence Feldman
SaxMichael Brecker
TrumpetLew Soloff
TrumpetRandy Brecker
VocalsMichael Franks


2 Ladies’ Nite

BassNeil Jason
DrumsAndy Newmark
GuitarNick Moroch
PianoTed Lo
SynthesizerMichael Colina
SynthesizerRob Mounsey
VocalsBonnie Raitt
VocalsMichael Franks


3 No-Deposit Love

BassNeil Jason
DrumsAndy Newmark
PianoTed Lo
GuitarLarry Carlton
GuitarNick Moroch
SynthesizerMichael Colina
PercussionVictor Feldman
VocalsMichael Franks


4 Laughing Gas

BassMark Egan
DrumsRick Cutler
GuitarJoe Caro
PianoRob Mounsey
SynthesizerMichael Colina
FlugelhornLew Soloff
FlugelhornRandy Brecker
SaxLawrence Feldman
SaxMichael Brecker
PercussionRubens Bassini
VocalsMichael Franks


5 Wonderland

BassMark Egan
DrumsAndy Newmark
MoogMichael Colina
PianoTed Lo
SynthesizerRob Mounsey
Background VocalsKasey Cisyk
Background VocalsLeslie Miller
Background VocalsRenee Diggs
Background VocalsYolanda McCullough
Background VocalsYvonne Lewis
VocalsMichael Franks


6 Tahitian Moon

BassNeil Jason
DrumsAndy Newmark
GuitarNick Moroch
PianoRob Mounsey
SynthesizerMichael Colina
SaxDavid Sanborn
Background VocalsRandy Vanwarmer
VocalsMichael Franks


7 Flirtation

BassFrancisco Centeno
DrumsBuddy Williams
GuitarNick Moroch
PianoRob Mounsey
SynthesizerRob Mounsey
SaxLawrence Feldman
SaxMichael Brecker
TrumpetLew Soloff
TrumpetRandy Brecker
PercussionRay Bardani
Background VocalsLuther Vandross
Background VocalsPhilip Ballou
Background VocalsTawatha Agee
Acoustic GuitarMichael Franks


8 Love Duet

BassFrancisco Centeno
DrumsHarvey Mason
GuitarHugh McCracken
KeyboardsRob Mounsey
SynthesizerMichael Colina
SaxDavid Sanborn
StringsJill Jaffe
PercussionRay Bardani
PercussionVictor Feldman
VocalsRenee Diggs
VocalsMichael Franks


9 No One But You

BassMark Egan
DrumsBuddy Williams
GuitarJoe Caro
GuitarSteve Khan
PianoRob Mounsey
SynthesizerMichael Colina
FluteLawrence Feldman
PercussionRubens Bassini
VocalsMichael Franks

Liner Notes

Producer – Michael Colina, Ray Bardani
Arranged By (Brass) – Rob Mounsey
Arranged By (Rhythm) – Michael Colina, Michael Franks
Arranged By (String) – Michael Colina
Mastered By – George Marino
Recorded By, Mixed By – Ray Bardani

Art Direction, Design – Simon Levy
Photography By – Barry McKinley
Photography By (Insert) – Claudia Franks

Recorded and mixed at Minot Sound, White Plains, NY
Mastered at Sterling Sound, NYC