Jerry Ernest Knight (April 17, 1952 — December 29, 1996) was an American R&B vocalist and bassist who reached prominence in the late 1970s and early 1980s. Along with Ray Parker Jr., he was a founding member of the group Raydio, singing vocals on their early hit “Jack and Jill.” He then left to pursue a solo career, releasing three solo albums and achieving moderate success with minor hits such as “Overnight Sensation,” “Perfect Fit” and “Turn It Out”.
1 She’s Got To Be (A Dancer) (James Ingram, Jerry Knight, Leon Haywood, Rich Cason) 5:07
2 I’m Down For That (Jerry Knight, Leon Haywood, Phil Perry, Rich Cason) 3:52
3 Nothing Can Hold Us Back (Jerry Knight, Leon Haywood, Rich Cason) 3:41
4 Brand New Fool (Jerry Knight, Leon Haywood, Rich Cason) 3:58
5 Fire (Jerry Knight) 5:00
6 Beautiful (Jerry Knight) 3:14
7 Do It All For You (Jerry Knight) 3:59
8 Do You Really Mean It? (Jerry Knight) 5:27
|Percussion||Ollie E. Brown|
|Background Vocals||James Ingram|
|Background Vocals||Phil Perry|
|Background Vocals||Phillip Ingram|
Producer – Leon Haywood (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 4)
Producer – F. Byron Clark, Jerry Knight (Tracks 5, 6, 7, 8)
Arranged By – David Crawford
Arranged By [Horn Arrangements] – Fred Wesley, Leon Haywood (Track 1)
Engineer – Barney Perkins
Mastered By – Bernie Grundman
Mixed By – Barney Perkins
Phonographic Copyright (p) – A&M Records, Inc.
Copyright (c) – A&M Records, Inc.
Published By – Almo Music Corp.
Published By – Crimsco Music, Inc.
Recorded At – United Western Studios
Recorded At – Golden Sound Studios
Recorded At – Music Lab
Recorded At – Kendun Recorders
Recorded At – Spindletop
Distributed By – CBS Records