1983 Gene Dunlap – Tired of Being a Nice Guy

Tired of Being a Nice Guy is the third album by Gene Dunlap, released in 1983 on Capitol Records.

Gene Dunlap (born June 19, 1954 in Detroit, Michigan), is an American jazz/soul/disco drummer and bandleader.

Tracks

1  When You’re Hot (Gene Dunlap; Kathy Kosins) 5:27
2  Anytime You Want (Gene Dunlap; Scott Edwards; Susan Edwards) 4:33
3  Take Back My Love (Mickie Roquemore) 4:54
4  There’s Talk (Gene Dunlap; Mickie Roquemore) 3:33
5  She Had No Place to Go (Gene Dunlap; Patricia Walker) 4:06
6  Your Love Is Too Much (Gene Dunlap; Kathy Kosins; Pamela Lawson) 4:33
7  Seems You’ve Been with Me (Gene Dunlap; Kathy Kosins) 4:53
8  In Just a Matter of Time (Gene Dunlap; Kathy Kosins) 4:19

Media

Musicians

1 When You’re Hot

BassKerry Turman
DrumsGene Dunlap
GuitarGreg Moore
SynthesizerGene Dunlap
SynthesizerMickie Roquemore
Background VocalsLynn Davis
Background VocalsPortia Griffin
VocalsGene Dunlap


2 Anytime You Want

BassScott Edwards
DrumsGene Dunlap
GuitarGene Dunlap
PianoMickie Roquemore
SynthesizerGene Dunlap
SynthesizerMickie Roquemore
VocoderGene Dunlap
CowbellGene Dunlap
Background VocalsDanny Harvey
Background VocalsJD Nicholas
Background VocalsLynn Davis
Background VocalsPortia Griffin
VocalsGene Dunlap


3 Take Back My Love

BassScott Edwards
DrumsGene Dunlap
Fender RhodesMickie Roquemore
SynthesizerGene Dunlap
SynthesizerMickie Roquemore
Background VocalsJD Nicholas
Background VocalsLynn Davis
Background VocalsPamela Gibbs
VocalsMickie Roquemore


4 There’s Talk

DrumsGene Dunlap
Fender RhodesMickie Roquemore
SynthesizerMickie Roquemore
SynthesizerGene Dunlap
Background VocalsDanny Harvey
Background VocalsJD Nicholas
Background VocalsKerry Turman
Background VocalsLynn Davis
Background VocalsMickie Roquemore
Background VocalsPamela Gibbs
Background VocalsPhil Perry
Background VocalsPortia Griffin


5 She Had No Place to Go

BassKerry Turman
DrumsGene Dunlap
GuitarRay Parker Jr
Fender RhodesMickie Roquemore
SynthesizerGene Dunlap
SynthesizerMickie Roquemore
VocoderGene Dunlap
SaxMichael Perkins
Background VocalsDanny Harvey
Background VocalsJD Nicholas
Background VocalsLynn Davis
Background VocalsPortia Griffin
VocalsGene Dunlap


6 Your Love Is Too Much

BassKerry Turman
DrumsGene Dunlap
GuitarGreg Moore
Fender RhodesMickie Roquemore
SynthesizerGene Dunlap
Background VocalsDanny Harvey
Background VocalsJD Nicholas
Background VocalsLynn Davis
VocalsPortia Griffin


7 Seems You’ve Been with Me

BassKerry Turman
DrumsGene Dunlap
GuitarRay Parker Jr
PianoMickie Roquemore
SynthesizerGene Dunlap
SynthesizerMickie Roquemore
Background VocalsDanny Harvey
Background VocalsJD Nicholas
Background VocalsLynn Davis
Background VocalsLynn Davis
Background VocalsPhil Perry
Background VocalsPortia Griffin
VocalsGene Dunlap


8 In Just a Matter of Time

BassKerry Turman
DrumsGene Dunlap
GuitarGreg Moore
Fender RhodesMickie Roquemore
SynthesizerGene Dunlap
SynthesizerMickie Roquemore
Background VocalsDanny Harvey
Background VocalsJD Nicholas
Background VocalsLynn Davis
Background VocalsPortia Griffin
VocalsPortia Griffin

Liner Notes

Producer – Gene Dunlap
Producer (Executive) – Varnell Johnson
Coordinator (Production Assistant) – Cheryl R Brown
Mastered By – Bernie Grundman
Recorded By, Mixed By – Steve Halquist

Art Direction – Roy Kohara
Design – John O’Brien
Photography By (Cover) – Phil Fewsmith
Photography By (Liner) – Mike Hashimoto

Phonographic Copyright (p) – Capitol Records, Inc.
Copyright (c) – Capitol Records, Inc.
Recorded At – Ameraycan Studios
Mixed At – Ameraycan Studios
Mastered At – A&M Studios
Manufactured By – Capitol Records, Inc.
Published By – Colgems-EMI Music Inc.
Published By – Gene E. Dunlap Jr. Music