1992 Trey Lorenz – Trey Lorenz

Trey Lorenz is the debut solo album by R&B singer-songwriter Trey Lorenz. It was released on Epic Records in 1992, and features 11 tracks, 8 of which Lorenz co-wrote.

The album featured 3 singles: “Someone to Hold”, which peaked at 19 on the pop charts and reached number 5 on the R&B chart. The next single, “Photograph of Mary”, peaked at number 46 on the R&B charts while reaching number 11 on the dance charts. The third and final single, the Lionel Richie-penned “Just to Be Close to You” got as far as number 66 on the R&B charts.

Tracks

Someone To Hold (Trey Lorenz; Walter Afanasieff; Mariah Carey) 04:18
Photograph Of Mary (Seth Swirsky) 04:24
3  Just To Be Close To You (Lionel Richie) 04:45
4  Run Back To Me (Brian O’Doherty; Scott Cutler; Trey Lorenz) 04:21
5  Always In Love (Mariah Carey; Trey Lorenz; Walter Afanasieff) 05:14
6  Wipe All My Tears Away (Trey Lorenz; Mark Morales; Mark Rooney) 04:45
7  Baby I’m In Heaven (Trey Lorenz; Keith Thomas) 04:51
8  It Only Hurts When It’s Love (Glen Ballard; Trey Lorenz) 04:14
9  How Can I Say Goodbye (Brian O’Doherty; Scott Cutler; Trey Lorenz) 04:14
10  Find A Way (Glen Ballard; Trey Lorenz) 03:49
11  When Troubles Come (Bebe Winans) 05:13

Musicians

1 Someone To Hold

BassDan Shea
GuitarMike Landau
Acoustic GuitarWalter Afanasieff
KeyboardsDan Shea
SynthesizerDan Shea
SynthesizerGary Crimelli
ProgrammingDan Shea
Background VocalsAudrey Wheeler
Background VocalsCindy Mizelle
Background VocalsWill Downing
Background VocalsMariah Carey
VocalsTrey Lorenz


2 Photograph Of Mary

BassWalter Afanasieff
GuitarMike Landau
KeyboardsDan Shea
KeyboardsWalter Afanasieff
SynthesizerWalter Afanasieff
SynthesizerRen Klyce
SynthesizerGary Cirimelli
ProgrammingDan Shea
ProgrammingWalter Afanasieff
ProgrammingRen Klyce
ProgrammingGary Cirimelli
Background VocalsMark Rooney
Background VocalsKaren Anderson
Background VocalsMariah Carey
Background VocalsPatrique McMillan
VocalsTrey Lorenz


3 Just To Be Close To You

Bass (synthesizer)Randy Jackson
Hammond OrganWalter Afanasieff
SynthesizerBobby Wooten
SynthesizerRandy Jackson
ProgrammingRen Klyce
ProgrammingJeff Bova
Background VocalsMariah Carey
VocalsTrey Lorenz


4 Run Back To Me

BassKeith Thomas
Drums (programming)Keith Thomas
GuitarJerry McPherson
SynthesizerKeith Thomas
SaxMark Douthit
TromboneBarry Green
TrumpetMike Haynes
Background VocalsCindy Mizelle
Background VocalsAudrey Wheeler
VocalsTrey Lorenz


5 Always In Love

Bass (synthesizer)Walter Afanasieff
GuitarMike Landau
KeyboardsWalter Afanasieff
KeyboardsDan Shea
ProgrammingRen Klyce
ProgrammingGary Crimelli
ProgrammingDan Shea
Background VocalsAudrey Wheeler
Background VocalsCheree Price
Background VocalsDeborah Cooper
Background VocalsKelly Price
Background VocalsPatrique McMillan
Background VocalsMariah Carey
VocalsTrey Lorenz


6 Wipe All My Tears Away

Drums (programming)Mark Morales
KeyboardsMark Rooney
Background VocalsGinger Collins
Background VocalsMark Rooney
VocalsTrey Lorenz


7 Baby I’m In Heaven

BassKeith Thomas
Drums (programming)Keith Thomas
GuitarJerry McPherson
KeyboardsKeith Thomas
SynthesizerKeith Thomas
Background VocalsAudrey Wheeler
Background VocalsCindy Mizelle
VocalsTrey Lorenz


8 It Only Hurts When It’s Love

BassWalter Afanasieff
GuitarMike Landau
KeyboardsWalter Afanasieff
SynthesizerWalter Afanasieff
ProgrammingRen Klyce
ProgrammingGary Crimelli
ProgrammingWalter Afanasieff
VocalsTrey Lorenz


9 How Can I Say Goodbye

BassWalter Afanasieff
GuitarMike Landau
Hammond OrganWalter Afanasieff
KeyboardsDan Shea
KeyboardsWalter Afanasieff
SynthesizerWalter Afanasieff
ProgrammingRen Klyce
ProgrammingGary Cirimelli
ProgrammingDan Shea
ProgrammingWalter Afanasieff
Background VocalsMariah Carey
Background VocalsWill Downing
VocalsTrey Lorenz


10 Find A Way

Hammond OrganRandy Kerber
KeyboardsGlen Ballard
ProgrammingGlen Ballard
SaxDan Higgins
TrumpetJerry Hey
Background VocalsAudrey Wheeler
Background VocalsCindy Mizelle
Background VocalsWill Downing
VocalsTrey Lorenz


11 When Troubles Come

BassVictor Caldwell
DrumsSteve Brewster
GuitarTom Hemby
KeyboardsCedric Caldwell
KeyboardsMarc Harris
SaxKelly O’Neal
Background VocalsMargaret Bell
Background VocalsBebe Winans
VocalsTrey Lorenz

Other Musicians

Strings – Kari Gorodetzky, Nashville String Machines (Track 11)

Liner Notes

Producer – Mariah Carey (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 9)
Producer – Walter Afanasieff (Tracks 1, 2, 5, 8, 9)
Producer – Keith Thomas (Tracks 4, 7)
Producer – Mark Rooney, Mark Morales (Tracks 6)
Producer – Glen Ballard (Track 10)
Producer – BeBe Winans (Track 11)
Producer (Additional) – Dan Shea (Track 1)
Producer (Additional) – Randy Jackson (Track 3)
Producer (Assistant) – Louis Upkins Jr (Track 11)
Producer (Executive) – Tommy Mottola
Arranged By – Mariah Carey, Walter Afanasieff (Tracks 1, 2, 5, 8, 9)
Arranged By – Cedric Caldwell (Track 11)
Arranged By – Keith Thomas (Track 7)
Arranged By (Backing Vocals) – Trey Lorenz (Tracks 4, 7)
Arranged By (Backing Vocals) – Brian O’Doherty, Scott Cutler (Track 4)
Arranged By (Backing Vocals) – Keith Thomas (Track 7)
Arranged By (Backing Vocals) – Audrey Wheeler, Cindy Mizelle (Track 7)
Arranged By (Horns) – Mike Morris (Track 4)
Arranged By (Horns) – Jerry Hey (Track 10)
Arranged By (Keyboards) – Jeff Bova (Track 3)
Arranged By (Rhythm) – Glen Ballard (Track 10)
Arranged By (Synthesizer, Keyboards) – Randy Jackson (Track 3)
Arranged By (Vocals) – Mariah Carey (Tracks 1, 5)
Coordinator – Todd Moore (Tracks 4, 7)
Directed By – Chris Fogel (Track 10)
Engineer – Dana Jon Chappelle (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 9)
Engineer – Katherine Miller (Track 3)
Engineer – Miker Fronda (Track 6)
Engineer – Bill Whittington (Tracks 4, 7)
Engineer – Francis Buckley (Track 10)
Engineer – Keith Compton, Mike McCarthy, Mike Poole (Track 11)
Engineer (Second) – Jim Caruana (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 9)
Engineer (Second) – Tom Kadley (Track 1, 3, 5)
Engineer (Second) – David Gleeson (Track 1)
Engineer (Second) – Rich Lamb (Tracks 3, 5)
Engineer (Second) – Manny LaCarrubba (Track 5)
Engineer (Additional) – Manny Lacarrubba (Track 1)
Engineer (Additional) – David Gleeson (Tracks 2, 9)
Engineer (Additional) – Lolly Grodner, Michael White (Track 3)
Engineer (Mix Assistant) – Amy Hughes, John Kunz (Tracks 4, 7)
Engineer (Mix Assistant) – Bryan Carrigan, Lee Anthony (Track 10)
Engineer (Recording Assistant) – Todd Moore (Tracks 4, 7)
Engineer (Vocals) – Katherine Miller (Tracks 1, 5)
Mastered By – Bob Ludwig
Mixed By – Dana Jon Chappelle (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 9)
Mixed By – Bill Whittington (Tracks 4, 7)
Mixed By – Bob Rosa (Track 6)
Mixed By – Francis Buckley (Track 10)
Mixed By – Mike McCarthy (Track 11)
Strings (Arranged By) – Ronn Huff (Track 11)

Art Direction – Carol Chen
Photography By – Eva Mueller

Mastered At Masterdisk
Mixed At The Plant Studios
Mixed At Right Track Recording
Mixed At Woodland Digital
Mixed At Battery Studios, New York
Mixed At Westlake Audio
Mixed At Morningstar Studios
Recorded At The Plant Studios
Recorded At Right Track Recording
Recorded At Record Plant, Los Angeles
Recorded At Skyline Studios
Recorded At Electric Lady Studios
Recorded At The Bennett House
Recorded At Soul Convention Studios
Recorded At Westlake Audio
Recorded At The Hit Factory
Recorded At Quad Studios
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