1993 Paul Jackson Jr – A River In The Desert

Jackson, Paul 1993A River in the Desert is the third album by Paul Jackson Jr, released in 1993 on Atlantic Records.

Tracks

1  Heaven Must Be Like This (Clarence Satchell; James Diamond Williams; Leroy Sugarfoot Bonner; Marshall Jones; Marvin Pierce; Ralph Middlebrooks) 5:48
2  Alain (Paul Jackson Jr) 5:25
3  The Flavor (Cornelius Mims; Donald Tavie; Paul Jackson Jr) 4:47
4  Preview Of Coming Attractions (Paul Jackson Jr) 5:44
5  The East From The West (Jerry Peters; Paul Jackson Jr) 5:39
6  It’s A Start (Paul Jackson Jr) 5:06
7  End Of The Road (Antonio Reid; Daryl Simmons; Kenneth Edmonds) 5:28
8  River In The Desert (Paul Jackson Jr) 5:06
9  If I Go Away (Kimaya Seward; Monty Seward) 4:30
10  Heaven (Bebe Winans; Keith Thomas) 5:29
11  One O’Clock Blues (Paul Jackson Jr; Stanley Clarke) 4:16

Media

Musicians

1 Heaven Must Be Like This

Bass (synthesizer)Greg Phillinganes
DrumsOllie E. Brown
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
KeyboardsGreg Phillinganes
SynthesizerGreg Phillinganes
PercussionHarvey Mason Sr
VocalsGlenn Jones
Background VocalsJames Ingram
Background VocalsOllie Woodson
Background VocalsMona Lisa Young
Background VocalsJD Nichols


2 Alain

Drums (programming)Paul Jackson Jr
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
KeyboardsPaul Jackson Jr
KeyboardsJeff Lorber
SaxGerald Albright
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa


3 The Flavor

Drums (programming)Cornelius Mims
Drums (programming)Donald Tavie
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
KeyboardsCornelius Mims


4 Preview Of Coming Attractions

BassJames Jamerson Jr
DrumsHarvey Mason Sr
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
KeyboardsRobbie Buchanan
KeyboardsJeff Lorber
PianoBobby Lyle
SaxGerald Albright
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa


5 The East From The West

BassJames Jamerson Jr
DrumsHarvey Mason Sr
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
KeyboardsJerry Peters
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa


6 It’s A Start

BassStanley Clarke
DrumsLeon Chancler
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
PianoBobby Lyle


7 End Of The Road

BassCornelius Mims
DrumsDerrick Organ
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
KeyboardsWayne Lindsey
PercussionTim Cornwall

 

8 River In The Desert

Drums (programming)Robbie Buchanan
DrumsHarvey Mason Sr
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
KeyboardsRobbie Buchanan
KeyboardsJeff Lorber
Background VocalsJames Ingram
Background VocalsFred White
Background VocalsLynn Davis
Background VocalsBlanche Jackson


9 If I Go Away

DrumsHarvey Mason Sr
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
KeyboardsMonty Seward


10 Heaven

DrumsHarvey Mason Sr
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
KeyboardsWayne Lindsey
PianoGeorge Duke
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
VocalsJames Ingram
Background VocalsFred White
Background VocalsLynn Davis
Background VocalsBlanche Jackson


11 One O’Clock Blues

BassStanley Clarke
DrumsLeon Chancler
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
PianoBobby Lyle

Liner Notes

Producer – Ollie E Brown (Tracks 1)
Producer – Paul Jackson Jr (Tracks 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11)
Producer – Cornelius Mims (Tracks 3, 7)
Producer – Jerry Peters (Tracks 5)
Producer – Monty Seward (Tracks 9)
Arranged By – Ollie E Brown (Tracks 1)
Arranged By – Paul Jackson Jr (Tracks 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 10)
Arranged By – Cornelius Mims (Tracks 3, 7)
Arranged By – Donald Tavie (Tracks 3)
Arranged By – Jerry Peters (Tracks 5)
Arranged By – Monty Seward (Tracks 9)
Arranged By – Wayne Lindsey (Tracks 10)
Arranged By (Background Vocal Arrangement) – Ollie E Brown, Phillip Ingram (Tracks 1)
Mastered By – Bernie Grundman
Mixed By – Craig Burbidge (Tracks 1, 7, 9, 10, 11)
Mixed By – Conley Abrams (Tracks 2)
Mixed By – Anthony Jeffries (Tracks 3)
Mixed By – Bill Schnee (Tracks 4, 5, 6, 8)
Mixed By (Assisted By) – Bob Loftus (Tracks 4, 5, 6, 8)

Artwork By (Design By) – Mike Fink
Photography – Todd Gray

Mastered at Bernie Grundman Mastering, Hollywood, CA
Mixed at Aire L.A. Recording Studios, Glendale, CA
Mixed at Ameraycan Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA
Mixed at Bill Schnee’s Studio, Studio City, CA
Recorded at Mankind Recording Studio, Encino, CA
Recorded at The Music Grinder Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA
Recorded at Julius Productions