1980 Bobbi Walker – Diamond In The Rough

Diamond In The Rough is the debut by R&B singer Bobbi Walker, released in 1980 on Casablanca.

Tracks

1  Stop The Clock (Lamont Dozier) 4:54
2  I Could Never Miss You (Neil Harrison) 3:22
3  Something About You (Allee Willis; John Lewis Parker; Robert Wright) 4:20
4  Still In Love (CM Lord; David Blumberg) 4:08
5  Your Love Can Get Me By (CM Lord; David Blumberg) 4:08
6  Ain’t Nobody’s Business (Tom Shapiro) 3:38
7  Rock Bottom (CM Lord; David Blumberg) 4:14
8  You’re The One (Marcy Levy; Richard Feldman; Tony Colton) 3:18
9  Stop The Clock (Instrumental Reprise) (Lamont Dozier) 2:17

Media

Musicians

BassNathan East
BassFred Washington
BassPete Robinson
DrumsJames Gadson
GuitarBob Rafkin
GuitarDavid T Walker
GuitarMarlo Henderson
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
GuitarRonald Cook
KeyboardsJohn Barnes
KeyboardsPete Robinson
PercussionLenny Castro
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
PercussionBobbye Hall
Background VocalsJames Ingram
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsOren Waters
VocalsBobbi Walker

Liner Notes

Producer – David Blumberg, Stuart Allen Love
Producer (Executive) – David Chackler
Arranged By – David Blumberg,
Arranged By – Pete Robinson (Tracks 1, 2, 8)
Arranged By (Vocal) – James Ingram
Engineer – Eduardo Fayad, Frank Clark, Jack Rouben, Rick Bralver, Sherri Kline

Art Direction – Phyllis Chotin
Design – Mac James
Photography By – Mark Hanauer

Recorded at Black Orpheus Studio
Recorded at Total Experience Studio
Recorded at Silvery Moon Studio
Mixed at Westlake Audio, Los Angeles
Mastered at A&M Studios, Los Angeles
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Casablanca Record And FilmWorks, Inc.
Copyright (c) – Casablanca Record And Filmworks, Inc.
Manufactured By – Casablanca Record And FilmWorks, Inc.
Distributed By – Casablanca Record And FilmWorks, Inc.