1984 Patrice Rushen – Now

Now is the eighth studio album by American singer-songwriter and pianist Patrice Rushen. Now was her third highest charting album, peaking at number seven on the jazz albums chart, number four on the R&B albums chart and number forty on the Pop albums chart. It features the hit singles “Feels So Real (Won’t Let Go)” and “Get Off (You Fascinate Me),” which are among Rushen’s best known in the R&B genre. Rushen’s next album would be Watch Out.

Tracks

Feels So Real (Won’t Let Go) (Patrice Rushen; Freddie Washington) 06:49
2  Gone With The Night (Patrice Rushen; Angela Ehigiator) 04:40
3  Gotta Find It (Patrice Rushen; Roy Galloway) 04:27
4  Superstar (Patrice Rushen; Romeo Williams) 04:56
5  Heartache Heartbreak (Patrice Rushen; Freddie Washington) 04:11
6  Get Off (You Fascinate Me) (Patrice Rushen; Gerald Albright; Freddie Washington) 06:19
7  My Love’s Not Going Anywhere (Patrice Rushen; Roy Galloway) 04:18
8  Perfect Love (Patrice Rushen; Freddie Washington) 04:57
9  High In Me (Patrice Rushen; Syreeta Wright) 04:14
10  To Each His Own (Patrice Rushen; Lynn Davis) 04:14

Musicians

1 Feels So Real (Won’t Let Go)

BassFreddie Washington
GuitarGreg Moore
Fender RhodesPatrice Rushen
SynthesizerPatrice Rushen
TimbalesPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsRoy Galloway
VocalsPatrice Rushen


2 Gone With The Night

GuitarMarlo Henderson
PianoPatrice Rushen
SynthesizerPatrice Rushen
VocalsPatrice Rushen


3 Gotta Find It

GuitarGreg Moore
Fender RhodesPatrice Rushen
SynthesizerPatrice Rushen
Background VocalsRoy Galloway
VocalsPatrice Rushen


4 Superstar

BassRomeo Williams
PianoPatrice Rushen
SynthesizerPatrice Rushen
VocalsPatrice Rushen


5 Heartache Heartbreak

BassFreddie Washington
Fender RhodesPatrice Rushen
SynthesizerPatrice Rushen
SaxGerald Albright
PercussionHarvey Mason Sr
Background VocalsJim Gilstrap
Background VocalsLynn Davis
VocalsPatrice Rushen


6 Get Off (You Fascinate Me)

BassFreddie Washington
GuitarGreg Moore
Fender RhodesPatrice Rushen
SynthesizerPatrice Rushen
SaxGerald Albright
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsJim Gilstrap
Background VocalsLynn Davis
VocalsPatrice Rushen


7 My Love’s Not Going Anywhere

BassFreddie Washington
GuitarGreg Moore
Fender RhodesPatrice Rushen
SynthesizerPatrice Rushen
PercussionHarvey Mason Sr
Background VocalsRoy Galloway
VocalsPatrice Rushen


8 Perfect Love

BassFreddie Washington
GuitarGreg Moore
Fender RhodesPatrice Rushen
SynthesizerPatrice Rushen
Background VocalsRoy Galloway
Background VocalsFreddie Washington
PercussionHarvey Mason Sr
VocalsPatrice Rushen


9 High In Me

BassFreddie Washington
GuitarGreg Moore
Fender RhodesPatrice Rushen
SynthesizerPatrice Rushen
VocalsPatrice Rushen
PercussionHarvey Mason Sr
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa


10 To Each His Own

Liner Notes

Producer – Charles Mims, Patrice Rushen
Producer (Executive) – Patrice Rushen
Arranged By (Rhythm, Synthesizer, Vocals) – Patrice Rushen
Engineer (Assistant) – Csaba Petocz, Jeff Stebbins, Paul Ericksen, Ross Pallone, Sabrina Buchanek, Patrice Rushen
Mastered By – John Golden
Programmed By – Paul Fox
Recorded By – Peter Chaikin
Remix – F. Byron Clark

Design – Betty Chow, Cathy Henszey
Photography (Album) – Bobby Holland
Photography (Assistant To Mr. Holland) – Peter Breza, Roger Dong
Photography (Inside Sleeve) – Jacqueline Sallow

Recorded At “The Crib”, Los Angeles; Conway Recording, Hollywood
Recording At Larrabee Recorders
Remixed At Soundcastle
Remixing At Hollywood Sound
Mastered At K-Disc, Hollywood