1978 Gino Vannelli – I Just Wanna Stop (US:#4)

“I Just Wanna Stop” is a song by Canadian singer/songwriter Gino Vannelli. Released as a single in August 1978, the song is his biggest hit single to date, reaching number one in his native Canada and number four on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100. It appears on his sixth album, Brother to Brother. The song was produced by the three brothers Gino, Joe and Ross Vannelli, and written by Ross.




Bass (synthesizer)Leon Gaer
DrumsMark Craney
GuitarCarlos Rios
Electric PianoJoe Vannelli
SynthesizerJoe Vannelli
SaxErnie Watts
PercussionManolo Badrena
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsStephanie Spruill
Background VocalsRoss Vannelli
VocalsGino Vannelli

Produced By

Gino Vannelli
Joe Vannelli
Ross Vannelli


Ross Vannelli


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