1985 Joyce Kennedy – Wanna Play Your Game

Wanna Play Your Game is an album by singer Joyce Kennedy, released in 1985.

Joyce Kennedy, nicked “Baby Jean” (born 1948 in Anguilla, Mississippi) is an American singer raised in Chicago, well known as singer in the band Mother’s Finest.

 

Tracks

1  Too Much Smoke (Curtis Bosworth; Joyce Kennedy) 05:10
2  Do Me Right (Gary Taylor; Rhett Cellier; Sinden Cellier) 04:37
3  Active My Love (Diane Warren; Steve Angelica) 04:45
4  Never Let A Night Go By (Diane Warren) 03:37
5  Hold On (Freddie Washington; Raymond Jones) 06:04
6  Let Me Know (Billy Livsey; Sue Shifrin; Terry Britten) 03:53
7  Oh (David Lasley; Jason Scheff) 04:56
8  Wanna Play Your Game (Constance Guzman; Robert Brookins) 04:30

Media

Musicians

1 Too Much Smoke

GuitarCurtis Bosworth
KeyboardsSteve Williams
ProgrammingSteve Williams
Background VocalsGina Haire
VocalsJoyce Kennedy


2 Do Me Right

DrumsDion Murdock
GuitarMichael Thompson
KeyboardsGary Taylor
Background VocalsGary Taylor
Background VocalsGlenn Murdock
VocalsJoyce Kennedy


3 Active My Love

DrumsStephen Bray
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
SynthesizerStephen Bray
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsPortia Griffin
Background VocalsSiedah Garrett
VocalsJoyce Kennedy


4 Never Let A Night Go By

DrumsJimmy Bralower
GuitarJohn Putnam
PianoRob Mounsey
SynthesizerRob Mounsey
Background VocalsJocelyn Brown
Background VocalsTina Baker
VocalsJoyce Kennedy


5 Hold On

BassFreddie Washington
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
KeyboardsRaymond Jones
SynthesizerGary Chang
ProgrammingGary Chang
Background VocalsDolette McDonald
Background VocalsPortia Griffin
Background VocalsRoy Galloway
VocalsJoyce Kennedy


6 Let Me Know

DrumsStephen Bray
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
SynthesizerStephen Bray
SaxDave Boruff
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsPortia Griffin
Background VocalsSiedah Garrett
VocalsJoyce Kennedy


7 Oh

BassFreddie Washington
DrumsSteve Ferrone
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
Acoustic GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
KeyboardsTC Campbell
ProgrammingGary Chang
VocalsJoyce Kennedy


8 Wanna Play Your Game

BassFreddie Washington
Electric DrumsRobert Brookins
Electric DrumsSteve Ferrone
Guitar (solo)Michael Sembello
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
KeyboardsTC Campbell
SynthesizerTC Campbell
ProgrammingGary Chang
Background VocalsJeffrey Osborne
VocalsJoyce Kennedy

Liner Notes

Producer – Glenn Murdock (Tracks 1, 2)
Producer – Gary Taylor (Track 2)
Producer – John Benitez (Tracks 3, 4, 6)
Producer – Freddie Washington, Raymond Jones
Producer – Jeffrey Osborne (Tracks 7, 8)
Producer (Assistant) – Thaddeus Edwards (Track 7)
Coordinator (Production) – Doreen Dorian (Tracks 3, 4, 6)
Arranged By – Glenn Murdock (Track 1)
Arranged By – John Benitez, Stephen Bray (Track 3)
Arranged By – Rob Mounsey (Track 4)
Arranged By – Freddie Washington, Raymond Jones (Track 5)
Engineer (Assistant) – Tom McCauley (Track 2)
Engineer (Assistant) – Matt Brady (Tracks 3, 6)
Engineer (Assistant) – Mark Cobrin (Track 4)
Engineer (Mixing) – Skip Saylor (Track 2)
Engineer (Recording, Mixing) – Michael Hutchinson (Tracks 3, 4, 6)
Engineer (Second) – Stephen Shelton (Track 1)
Engineer (Second) – Khaliq Glover, Sharon Rice (Tracks 7, 8)
Engineer (Second) – Murray Dvorkin (Track 8)
Mixed By – Glenn Murdock (Tracks 1, 2)
Mixed By – Michael Hutchinson (Track 1)
Mixed By – Peggy McCreary (Track 5)
Recorded By – Khaliq Glover (Track 1)
Recorded By – Skip Saylor (Track 2)
Recorded By – Barney Perkins, Mitch Gibson, Peggy McCreary (Track 5)
Recorded By – Tommy Vicari (Tracks 7, 8)

Art Direction – Chuck Beeson
Design – Lynn Robb
Photography By – Phillip Dixon

Recorded At – Sunset Sound
Recorded At – The Complex
Recorded At – Skip Saylor Recording
Recorded At – Record Plant, Los Angeles
Recorded At – Soundcastle
Recorded At – Lion Share Recording Studios
Mixed At – Lion Share Recording Studios
Mixed At – The Hit Factory
Mixed At – Conway Studios
Mixed At – Record Plant, Los Angeles
Phonographic Copyright (p) – A&M Records, Inc.
Copyright (c) – A&M Records, Inc.