1991 Curtis Stigers – Curtis Stigers

Stigers, Curtis 1991Curtis Stigers is the eponymous debut album by American jazz musician Curtis Stigers, released in 1991. It includes the hit singles “I Wonder Why” and “You’re All That Matters to Me”. The album peaked at number seven on the UK Albums Chart in 1992.

Curtis Stigers (born October 18, 1965) is an American jazz vocalist, saxophonist, guitarist, and songwriter. He achieved a number of hits in the early 1990s, most notably international 1991 hit, “I Wonder Why”, which reached No. 5 in the UK and No. 9 in the US.

Tracks

1  Sleeping With The Lights On (Curtis Stigers, Wayne Cohen) 4:03
I Wonder Why (Curtis Stigers, Glen Ballard) 4:28
You’re All That Matters To Me (Curtis Stigers, Gregg Sutton, Shelly Peiken) 4:40
4  The Man You’re Gonna Fall In Love With (Curtis Stigers, Wayne Cohen) 4:26
5  People Like Us (Curtis Stigers, Glen Ballard) 4:36
Never Saw A Miracle (Curtis Stigers, Barry Mann) 3:43
7  I Guess It Wasn’t Mine (Gregg Sutton, Shelly Peiken) 3:57
8  Nobody Loves You Like I Do (Curtis Stigers, Wayne Cohen) 4:04
9  I Keep Telling Myself (Albert Hammond, Mark E. Nevin) 3:56
10  Count My Blessings (Curtis Stigers, Wayne Cohen) 4:22
11  The Last Time I Said Goodbye (Curtis Stigers, Wayne Cohen) 3:41

Media

Musicians

1 Sleeping With The Lights On

BassTM Stevens
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
GuitarDanny Kortchmar
GuitarMike Landau
KeyboardsDavid Paich
SaxCurtis Stigers


2 I Wonder Why

BassAbraham Laboriel Sr
DrumsJR Robinson
GuitarMike Landau
GuitarBuzz Feiten
GuitarBasil Fung
KeyboardsRandy Kerber
KeyboardsGlen Ballard
OrganBill Payne
PianoRandy Kerber
SaxCurtis Stigers
Background VocalsAngel Rogers
Background VocalsAlfie Silas
Background VocalsTata Vega


3 You’re All That Matters To Me

BassAbraham Laboriel Sr
DrumsJR Robinson
GuitarMike Landau
GuitarBuzz Feiten
GuitarBasil Fung
KeyboardsRandy Kerber
KeyboardsGlen Ballard
OrganBill Payne
PianoRandy Kerber
SaxKim Hutchcroft
SaxBrandon Fields
TrumpetJerry Hey
TrumpetGary Grant
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsSiedah Garrett
Background VocalsAngel Rogers
Background VocalsTata Vega


4 The Man You’re Gonna Fall In Love With

BassTM Stevens
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
GuitarDanny Kortchmar
GuitarMike Landau
KeyboardsDavid Paich
Background VocalsSarah Taylor
Background VocalsAlex Brown
Background VocalsPatti Brooks


5 People Like Us

BassAbraham Laboriel Sr
BassNeil Stubenhaus
DrumsJR Robinson
Guitar (solo)Mike Landau
GuitarBuzz Feiten
GuitarBasil Fung
KeyboardsRandy Kerber
KeyboardsGlen Ballard
OrganBill Payne
PianoRandy Kerber
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa


6 Never Saw A Miracle

BassAbraham Laboriel Sr
DrumsJR Robinson
GuitarMike Landau
GuitarBuzz Feiten
KeyboardsRandy Kerber
KeyboardsGlen Ballard
OrganBill Payne
PianoRandy Kerber
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsAndrae Crouch
Background VocalsPatty Howard
Background VocalsPerry Morgan
Background VocalsAlfie Silas
Background VocalsTata Vega
Background VocalsSandra Crouch
Background VocalsRose Banks
Background VocalsHoward McCrary
Background VocalsJacquelyn Gouche
Background VocalsGeary Faggett


7 I Guess It Wasn’t Mine

BassAbraham Laboriel Sr
DrumsJR Robinson
GuitarMike Landau
GuitarBuzz Feiten
KeyboardsRandy Kerber
KeyboardsGlen Ballard
OrganBill Payne
PianoRandy Kerber
SaxCurtis Stigers
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsAngel Rogers
Background VocalsAlfie Silas
Background VocalsTata Vega


8 Nobody Loves You Like I Do

BassAbraham Laboriel Sr
DrumsMike Baird
GuitarMichael Thompson
KeyboardsRandy Kerber
PianoRandy Kerber

9 I Keep Telling Myself

BassTM Stevens
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
GuitarDanny Kortchmar
GuitarMike Landau
KeyboardsDavid Paich
Background VocalsSarah Taylor
Background VocalsAlex Brown
Background VocalsPatti Brooks


10 Count My Blessings

BassAbraham Laboriel Sr
DrumsJR Robinson
GuitarMike Landau
GuitarBuzz Feiten
KeyboardsRandy Kerber
KeyboardsGlen Ballard
OrganBill Payne
PianoRandy Kerber
SaxCurtis Stigers
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsSiedah Garrett
Background VocalsAngel Rogers
Background VocalsTata Vega


11 The Last Time I Said Goodbye

BassTM Stevens
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
GuitarMike Landau
KeyboardsDavid Paich
SaxCurtis Stigers

Liner Notes

Producer – Danny Kortchmar (Tracks 1, 4, 9, 11)
Producer – Glen Ballard (Tracks 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10)
Arranged By – Jerry Hey (Tracks 1, 4, 9, 11)
Arranged By – Glen Ballard (Tracks 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10)
Engineer – Rob Jacobs (Tracks 1, 4, 9, 11)
Mixed By – Glen Ballard (Tracks 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10)
Engineer (Assistant) – Brad Aldredge, Chris Fogel, Leslie Ann Jones, Mark Hagen, Robert Hart (Tracks 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10)
Engineer (Assistant) – Greg Goldman, Martin Brumbach, Nick DiDia, Rail Rogut (Tracks 1, 4, 9, 11)
Mastered By – Bernie Grundman
Mixed By – Nick DiDia, Rob Jacobs (Tracks 1, 4, 9, 11)
Recorded By (Additional Recording) – Barry Rudolph (Tracks 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10)
Recorded By, Mixed By – Francis Buckley (Tracks 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10)
Technician (Guitar) – Gavin Menzies (Tracks 1, 4, 9, 11)
Technician (Technical Advisor) – Greg Loskorn (Tracks 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10)
Technician (Technical Director) – Tom Biener (Tracks 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10)
Tracking By (Overdubs) – Tom Biener (Tracks 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10)

Distributed By – BMG Records
Distributed By – BMG Ariola
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Arista Records, Inc.
Copyright (c) – Arista Records, Inc.
Pressed By – Sonopress
Mastered At – Bernie Grundman Mastering
Record Company – Bertelsmann Music Group