1998 Steve Cole – Stay Awhile

Stay Awhile is a 1998 album by jazz musician Steve Cole, which is his first studio album. It features two number one hits in When I Think of You and Say It Again, and the number five hit Where The Night Begins. Because of this album, Cole also won the Prism Award for Best New Artist at the 2000 Oasis Smooth Jazz Awards. The album also peaked at number 13 on Billboard’s Top Contemporary Jazz Albums list

Tracks

1  It’s Gonna Be Alright (Steve Cole) 4:01
2  Say It Again (Steve Cole) 3:57
3  Stay Awhile (Steve Cole) 4:41
4  When I Think Of You (Steve Cole; Brian Culbertson; Gerey Johnson) 4:09
5  Think About It (Steve Cole) 4:21
6  Interlude (Steve Cole) 1:46
7  Where The Night Begins (Steve Cole) 4:37
8  Intimacy (Steve Cole) 5:36
9  Intro-Our Love (Steve Cole) 0:31
10  Our Love (Steve Cole) 3:15
11  Devotion (Steve Cole) 7:28

Media

Musicians

Drums (programming)Brian Culbertson
KeyboardsBrian Culbertson
SamplerJohn Patitucci
SaxSteve Cole

Other Musicians

1 It’s Gonna Be Alright

BassRichard Patterson
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
OrganBrian Culbertson
PercussionLenny Castro
Background VocalsSteve Grissette
VocalsNanette Frank


2 Say It Again

BassRichard Patterson
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
PercussionLenny Castro


3 Stay Awhile

Bass (synthesizer)Brian Culbertson
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
CymbalTodd Sucherman
PercussionLenny Castro
Background VocalsPhillip Ingram
VocalsJosie Aiello


4 When I Think Of You

Bass (synthesizer)Brian Culbertson
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
PercussionLenny Castro


5 Think About It

Bass (synthesizer)Brian Culbertson
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
PercussionLenny Castro
Background VocalsJosie Aiello
VocalsPhillip Ingram


6 Interlude

BassRichard Patterson
GuitarGerey Johnson


7 Where The Night Begins

BassRichard Patterson
DrumsOscar Seaton Jr
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr


8 Intimacy

BassRichard Patterson
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
PianoBrian Culbertson
PercussionLenny Castro


9 Intro-Our Love

Drums (programming)Brian Culbertson
KeyboardsBrian Culbertson
SamplerJohn Patitucci
SaxSteve Cole


10 Our Love

Bass (synthesizer)Brian Culbertson
GuitarTim Morey
CymbalTodd Sucherman
OrganBrian Culbertson
PercussionLenny Castro


11 Devotion

Liner Notes

Producer – Brian Culbertson
Engineer (Additional) – Steve Weeder
Engineer (Assistant) – Matt Prock, Steve Johnson
Mastered By – Robert Vosgien
Mixed By – Craig Bauer
Recorded By – Craig Bauer
Recorded By (Additional) – Eddie King
Technician (Piano) – Charlie Terr
Technician (Saxophone) – Paul Maslin

Art Direction, Design – Benjamin Niles
Photography By – Daniel Miller

Phonographic Copyright (p) – Atlantic Recording Corporation
Copyright (c) – Atlantic Recording Corporation
Made By – WEA Manufacturing Inc.
Mastered At – CMS Digital