1994 Norman Brown – After The Storm

After the Storm is the second album by jazz guitarist Norman Brown, released in 1994 on Motown Records. The album peaked at No. 2 on the Billboard Jazz Albums chart and No. 21 on the R&B Albums chart.  After the Storm was certified Gold in the US by the RIAA.

Tracks

1  Take Me There (Norman Brown) 5:13
2  After The Storm (Norman Brown) 4:45
3  That’s The Way Love Goes (Janet Jackson; James Harris; Terry Lewis) 4:45
4  Any Love (Luther Vandross; Marcus Miller) 5:23
5  Lydian (Norman Brown) 6:31
6  For The Love Of You (Chris Jasper; Ernie Isley; Marvin Isley; O’Kelly Isley; Ronald Isley; Rudolph Isley) 5:21
7  Trashman (Norman Brown) 5:22
8  It Costs To Love (Norman Brown; Les Colter) 4:49
9  Let’s Come Together (Norman Brown) 5:29
10  Acoustic Time (Norman Brown) 2:22
11  El Dulce Sol (Norman Brown) 5:33
12  Family (Norman Brown) 4:33

Media

Musicians

1 Take Me There

BassLarry Kimpel
DrumsRicky Lawson
GuitarNorman Brown
KeyboardsBrian Simpson
PercussionMunyungo Jackson
Background VocalsLynne Fiddmont
Background VocalsNorman Brown


2 After The Storm

BassFred Washington
DrumsLand Richards
GuitarNorman Brown
KeyboardsHerman Jackson


3 That’s The Way Love Goes

BassCrayge Lindesay
Drums (programming)Crayge Lindesay
GuitarNorman Brown
GuitarCrayge Lindesay
KeyboardsCrayge Lindesay


4 Any Love

BassFred Washington
DrumsLand Richards
GuitarNorman Brown
KeyboardsGail Johnson
KeyboardsHerman Jackson
PercussionMunyungo Jackson
Background VocalsArnold McCuller
Background VocalsBaby Lee
Background VocalsBridgette Bryant
Background VocalsLynne Fiddmont


5 Lydian

Acoustic BassTony Dumas
DrumsLand Richards
GuitarNorman Brown
KeyboardsHerman Jackson
HornRaymond Lee Brown
PercussionMunyungo Jackson


6 For The Love Of You

BassFred Washington
DrumsLand Richards
GuitarNorman Brown
KeyboardsGail Johnson
KeyboardsHerman Jackson
PercussionMunyungo Jackson
Background VocalsArnold McCuller
Background VocalsBaby Lee
Background VocalsBridgette Bryant
Background VocalsLynne Fiddmont


7 Trashman

BassLarry Kimpel
DrumsRicky Lawson
KeyboardsBrian Simpson
GuitarNorman Brown
SaxGary Bias
TromboneReggie Young (TMB)
TrumpetRaymond Lee Brown


8 It Costs To Love

BassFred Washington
DrumsLand Richards
GuitarNorman Brown
KeyboardsHerman Jackson
PianoHerman Jackson
Background VocalsDenetria Champ
Background VocalsLynne Fiddmont
VocalsNorman Brown


9 Let’s Come Together

BassJames Manning
DrumsAlonzo Powell
GuitarNorman Brown
KeyboardsHerman Jackson
KeyboardsNorman Brown
ProgrammingHerman Jackson
ProgrammingNorman Brown


10 Acoustic Time

Acoustic GuitarNorman Brown
PercussionMunyungo Jackson


11 El Dulce Sol

BassGeorge Lopez
DrumsLand Richards
GuitarNorman Brown
KeyboardsHerman Jackson
SaxGary Bias
TromboneReggie Young (TMB)
TrumpetRaymond Lee Brown
PercussionMunyungo Jackson


12 Family

BassFred Washington
DrumsLand Richards
GuitarNorman Brown
KeyboardsHerman Jackson
FlugelhornRaymond Lee Brown

Liner Notes

Producer – Norman Brown
Producer (Executive) – Steve McKeever
Arranged By – Norman Brown (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 11, 12)
Arranged By – Crayge Lindesay (Track 3)
Arranged By – Land Richards (Tracks 4, 5, 6, 8)
Arranged By (Horn Arrangement) – Norman Brown (Tracks 7, 11)
Arranged By (Vocal Arrangement) – Crayge Lindesay, Steve McKeever (Track 1)
Arranged By (Vocal Arrangement) – Lynne Fiddmont (Tracks 4, 6, 8)
Arranged By (Vocal Arrangement) – Norman Brown (Tracks 6, 8)
Arranged By (Vocal Arrangement) – DeNetria Champ (Track 8)
Engineer (Assistant) – Nazeeh Islam, Richard Huredia
Mastered By – Bernie Grundman
Mixed By – Malcolm Cecil (Track 1)
Mixed By – Brant Biles, Robert Margouleff (Tracks 2, 3, 5, 11, 12)
Mixed By – Ralph Sutton (Tracks 4, 6, 7, 8, 9)
Recorded By – Ralph Sutton
Recorded By (Additional Recording) – Brant Biles, Robert Margouleff (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 11)

Art Direction – Jonathan Clark
Design (Graphic Design) – Shauna Woods
Photography By – James Minchin III

Record Company – BMG Direct Marketing, Inc.
Licensed To – BMG Direct Marketing, Inc.
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Motown Record Company, L.P.
Manufactured By – Motown Record Company, L.P.
Marketed By – Motown Record Company, L.P.
Recorded At – Winsonic Process & Recording Studios
Recorded At – Quintus Recording Studios
Mastered At – Bernie Grundman Mastering