1994 Al Jarreau – Tenderness

Tenderness is a live album by Al Jarreau, released on May 24, 1994, by Reprise Records. Although it is officially a live album, it is recorded in studio in front of an invited audience. The album is a compilation of some of Jarreau’s older recordings like “We Got By” and “You Don’t See Me”, covers of artists such as Elton John and Carole King and The Beatles, and more recent pieces from Jarreau’s catalogue


1  Mas Que Nada (Jorge Ben Jor) 05:13
2  Try A Little Tenderness (Harry Woods; James Campbell; Reginald Connelly) 07:37
3  Your Song (Elton John; Bernie Taupin) 06:05
4  My Favourite Things (Oscar Hammerstein II; Richard Rodgers) 05:20
5  She’s Leaving Home (John Lennon; Paul McCartney) 07:38
6  Summertime (DuBose Heyward; Dorothy Heyward; George Gesslein; Ira Gershwin) 06:17
7  We Got By (Al Jarreau) 06:04
8  Save Your Love For Me (Buddy Johnson) 05:55
9  You Don’t See Me (Al Jarreau) 05:26
10  Wait For The Magic (Todd Urbanos) 05:51
11  Dinosaur (Al Jarreau; Marcus Miller; Robby Scharf) 05:24
12  Go Away Little Girl (Gerry Goffin; Carole King) 05:43



BassMarcus Miller
DrumsSteve Gadd
GuitarEric Gale
KeyboardsJoe Sample
KeyboardsNeil Larsen
SynthesizerPhilippe Saisse
TrumpetMichael Patches Stewart
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
Background VocalsJeff Ramsey
Background VocalsSharon Young
Background VocalsStacy Campbell
VocalsAl Jarreau

Other Musicians

1 Mas Que Nada

GuitarPaul Jackson Jr

4 My Favourite Things

SynthesizerJason Miles
SaxMichael Brecker
PercussionBashiri Johnson
VocalsKathleen Battle

6 Summertime

SaxDavid Sanborn

7 We Got By

SaxDavid Sanborn

8 Save Your Love For Me

SaxKenny Garrett

11 Dinosaur

PercussionDon Alias

Liner Notes

Producer – Marcus Miller
Arranged By (Backing Vocals) – Jeffery Ramsey (tracks: 9)
Arranged By (Vocals) – Al Jarreau
Engineer – Guy Charbonneau
Engineer – Bruce Miller (Track 4)
Engineer – James Farber (Track 11)
Mastered By – Doug Sax
Mixed By – Bill Schnee

Design, Art Direction – Greg Ross

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Copyright (c) WEA International Inc.
Recorded At Sir Film Stage
Recorded At The Hit Factory
Mixed At Bill Schnee Studios
Mixed At Andora Studios
Mixed At Ocean Way Recording
Mastered At The Mastering Lab
Manufactured By Warner Music Manufacturing Europe