1980 Teena Marie – Lady T

Lady T is the second studio album by American singer-songwriter Teena Marie, released by Motown’s Gordy label on February 14, 1980.

Tracks

1  Behind The Groove (Richard Rudolph; Teena Marie) 06:06
2  Now That I Have You (Art Phillips; Claudia Talbott; Richard Rudolph) 05:32
3  Lonely Desire (Dwayne Wedlaw; Richard Rudolph; Teena Marie) 04:41
4  Aladdin’s Lamp (Teena Marie) 04:55
5  You’re All The Boogie I Need (Mickey Hearn; Teena Marie) 05:44
6  Can It Be Love (Dwayne Wedlaw; Teena Marie) 04:23
7  Young Girl In Love (Jill Jones; Teena Marie) 03:55
8  Why Did I Fall In Love With You (George Sopuch; Teena Marie) 04:45
9  Too Many Colors (Tee’s Interlude) (Teena Marie) 03:09

Media

Musicians

1 Behind The Groove

BassCharles Glenn Jr
DrumsPaul Hines
GuitarGreg Hargrove
GuitarTim May
PianoJames Stewart Jr
SynthesizerRandy Waldman
FlugelhornGary Grant
FlugelhornJerry Hey
FluteKim Hutchcroft
FluteLarry Williams
SaxKim Hutchcroft
SaxLarry Williams
TromboneCharlie Loper
TrumpetGary Grant
TrumpetJerry Hey
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsBili Thedford
Background VocalsJill Jones
VocalsTeena Marie


2 Now That I Have You

BassEddie Watkins Jr
DrumsTony Lewis
Acoustic GuitarArt Phillips
Fender RhodesRandy Waldman
PianoRandy Waldman
SynthesizerMichael Boddicker
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
PercussionSteve Forman
VocalsTeena Marie


3 Lonely Desire

BassEddie Watkins Jr
DrumsTony Lewis
SynthesizerMichael Boddicker
FlugelhornGary Grant
FlugelhornJerry Hey
FluteKim Hutchcroft
FluteLarry Williams
SaxKim Hutchcroft
SaxLarry Williams
TromboneCharlie Loper
TrumpetGary Grant
TrumpetJerry Hey
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsBili Thedford
Background VocalsDiannhe Abbott
Background VocalsJill Jones
VocalsTeena Marie


4 Aladdin’s Lamp

BassEddie Watkins Jr
DrumsTony Lewis
PianoRandy Waldman
SaxRay Woodard
Background VocalsJill Jones
Background VocalsLinda Little
Background VocalsThomas Bumpass
Background VocalsRay Woodard
Background VocalsWilliam Carroll White
Background VocalsBrenda Lee Eager
VocalsTeena Marie


5 You’re All The Boogie I Need

BassNathan Watts
DrumsChristopher Boehme
Fender RhodesRandy Waldman
PianoRandy Waldman
SynthesizerMichael Boddicker
FluteKim Hutchcroft
FluteLarry Williams
SaxKim Hutchcroft
SaxLarry Williams
TromboneCharlie Loper
TrumpetGary Grant
TrumpetJerry Hey
PercussionRobert Zimmitti
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsBili Thedford
Background VocalsJill Jones
VocalsTeena Marie


6 Can It Be Love

BassCharles Glenn Jr
DrumsPaul Hines
GuitarBob Bowles
GuitarGreg Hargrove
GuitarTim May
PianoJames Stewart Jr
SynthesizerRandy Waldman
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
VocalsTeena Marie


7 Young Girl In Love

BassNathan Watts
DrumsChristopher Boehme
GuitarBob Bowles
GuitarTim May
PianoRandy Waldman
SaxRay Woodard
SaxWilliam Carroll White
TrumpetThomas Bumpass
PercussionRobert Zimmitti
PercussionEverett Bryson
Background VocalsBrenda Lee Eager
Background VocalsJill Jones
Background VocalsLinda Little
VocalsTeena Marie


8 Why Did I Fall In Love With You

BassNathan Watts
DrumsChristopher Boehme
GuitarTim May
Fender RhodesRandy Waldman
PianoRandy Waldman
SynthesizerMichael Boddicker
SynthesizerRandy Waldman
PercussionEverett Bryson
PercussionRobert Zimmitti
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsJill Jones
VocalsTeena Marie


9 Too Many Colors (Tee’s Interlude)

PercussionSteve Forman
VocalsTeena Marie

Liner Notes

Producer – Richard Rudolph
Co-producer – Teena Marie
Arranged By (Horn Arrangements) – Jerry Hey (Tracks 1, 3, 5)
Arranged By (Horn Arrangements) – Ozone, Teena Marie (Track 7)
Arranged By (Rhythm Arrangements) – Teena Marie (Tracks 1, 4, 5, 7, 8)
Arranged By (Rhythm Arrangements) – Bob Bowles (Tracks 1, 5, 6, 7, 8)
Arranged By (Rhythm Arrangements) – Jeremy Lubbock (Track 4)
Arranged By (String & Horn Arrangements) – Jeremy Lubbock (Tracks 4, 9)
Arranged By (Vocal Arrangements) – Teena Marie (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9)
Arranged By (Vocal Arrangements) – Bili Thedford, Richard Rudolph (Track 5)
Conductor (Rhythm & Strings) – Jeremy Lubbock (Tracks 4, 9)
Conductor (Rhythm) – Bob Bowles (Track 6)
Engineer – Lewis Peters
Engineer (Assistant) – Phil Moores
Engineer (Mastering) – Jeff Sanders

Art Direction – John Cabalka
Design – Ginny Livingston
Photography By – Ron Slenzak

Phonographic Copyright (p) – Motown Record Corporation
Copyright (c) – Motown Record Corporation
Recorded At – Conway Studios
Recorded At – Evergreen Studios
Remixed At – Conway Studios