1999 Brian Culbertson – Somethin’ Bout Love

Somethin’ Bout Love is the third studio album of keyboardist Brian Culbertson released in 1999 on Atlantic/WEA Records. The album reached No. 3 on the Billboard Contemporary Jazz Albums chart and No. 8 on the Billboard Top Jazz Albums chart.

Brian Culbertson (born January 12, 1973) is an American smooth jazz/R&B/funk musician, instrumentalist, producer and performer from Decatur, Illinois, United States. His instruments include the synthesizer, piano and trombone.

Tracks

1  Somethin’ Bout Love (Brian Culbertson; Donnell Spencer) 04:45
2  Do You Really Love Me? (Brian Culbertson) 04:33
3  Get’n Over You (Lori Perry) 03:30
4  The Secret Garden (instrumental) (El DeBarge; Quincy Jones; Rod Temperton; Siedah Garrett) 06:40
5  Sittin’ Back (Brian Culbertson; Preston Glass) 04:18
6  Back In The Day (Brian Culbertson) 04:32
7  It’s Only You (Brian Culbertson) 04:40
8  The Rise And Fall ( Of Loving You ) (Brian Culbertson) 04:22
9  Escape (Brian Culbertson) 04:55
10  The Secret Garden (El DeBarge; Quincy Jones; Rod Temperton; Siedah Garrett) 06:24
11  I’m Gonna Miss You (Brian Culbertson; Lori Perry) 06:12

Media

Musicians

1 Somethin’ Bout Love

BassAlex Al
Bass (synthesizer)Brian Culbertson
DrumsRicky Lawson
GuitarRay Fuller
Hammond OrganRicky Peterson
KeyboardsBrian Culbertson
PianoBrian Culbertson
TromboneBrian Culbertson
TrumpetBrian Culbertson
PercussionLenny Castro
VocalsDonnell Spencer


2 Do You Really Love Me?

BassAlex Al
DrumsMike White
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
Hammond OrganRicky Peterson
KeyboardsBrian Culbertson
PianoBrian Culbertson
SaxSteve Cole
PercussionLenny Castro


3 Get’n Over You

BassBrian Culbertson
Bass (synthesizer)Brian Culbertson
Drums (programming)Brian Culbertson
Hammond OrganRicky Peterson
KeyboardsBrian Culbertson
PianoBrian Culbertson
PercussionLenny Castro
VocalsLori Perry


4 The Secret Garden (instrumental)

Bass (synthesizer)Brian Culbertson
Drums (programming)Brian Culbertson
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
Fender RhodesBrian Culbertson
KeyboardsBrian Culbertson
PianoBrian Culbertson
SaxSteve Cole
CymbalMike White
PercussionLenny Castro
Background VocalsJosie Aiello
Background VocalsLori Perry
VocalsFred White


5 Sittin’ Back

BassAlex Al
DrumsMike White
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
Fender RhodesBrian Culbertson
Hammond OrganRicky Peterson
KeyboardsBrian Culbertson
PianoBrian Culbertson
FlugelhornJim Culbertson
TrumpetJim Culbertson
PercussionLenny Castro


6 Back In The Day

BassAlex Al
DrumsRicky Lawson
Drums (programming)Brian Culbertson
Guitar (solo)Tony Maiden
GuitarRay Fuller
Hammond OrganRicky Peterson
KeyboardsBrian Culbertson
PianoBrian Culbertson
TromboneBrian Culbertson
TrumpetBrian Culbertson
PercussionLenny Castro


7 It’s Only You

BassWayman Tisdale
Bass (synthesizer)Brian Culbertson
Drums (programming)Brian Culbertson
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
KeyboardsBrian Culbertson
PianoBrian Culbertson
HiHAtOscar Seaton Jr
CymbalOscar Seaton Jr
PercussionLenny Castro


8 The Rise And Fall ( Of Loving You )

Bass (synthesizer)Brian Culbertson
DrumsTodd Sucherman
Drums (programming)Brian Culbertson
GuitarMichael Thompson
Acoustic GuitarMichael Thompson
KeyboardsBrian Culbertson
PianoBrian Culbertson
SaxDave Koz
PercussionLenny Castro


9 Escape

BassRichard Patterson
Drums (programming)Brian Culbertson
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
Acoustic GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
KeyboardsBrian Culbertson
PianoBrian Culbertson
PercussionLenny Castro


10 The Secret Garden

Bass (synthesizer)Brian Culbertson
Drums (programming)Brian Culbertson
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
GuitarGerey Johnson
Fender RhodesBrian Culbertson
KeyboardsBrian Culbertson
PianoBrian Culbertson
CymbalMike White
CymbalSteve Johnson
PercussionLenny Castro
Background VocalsFred White
Background VocalsJosie Aiello
Background VocalsKevin Chandler
Background VocalsLori Perry
Background VocalsSteve Grissette
VocalsHoward Hewett


11 I’m Gonna Miss You

BassRichard Patterson
DrumsOscar Seaton Jr
GuitarGerey Johnson
Hammond OrganRicky Peterson
PianoBrian Culbertson
SaxSteve Cole
VocalsLori Perry

Liner Notes

Producer– Brian Culbertson
Co-producer (All Piano Tracks) – Scott Steiner, Craig Bauer
Co-producer – Michael Manson (Track 11)
Producer (Executive) – George Nauful
Arranged By – Brian Culbertson
Mastered By – Steve Hall
Mixed By – Craig Bauer
Mixed By (Additional) – Steve Weeder (Track 10)

Art Direction – Thomas Bricker
Photography By – Jim Wright

Phonographic Copyright (p) Atlantic Recording Corporation
Copyright (c) Atlantic Recording Corporation
Recorded At Megatrax Studio
Mixed At Hinge Studios
Mastered At Future Disc
Glass Mastered At WEA Mfg. Olyphant