1982 Average White Band – Cupid’s In Fashion

Cupid’s In Fashion is the ninth album by the Average White Band (also AWB) a Scottish funk and R&B band. It was released in 1982 on the RCA label and peaked at #49 in the R&B album charts


1  You’re My Number One (Dan Hartman) 03:19
2  Easier Said Than Done (Kashif) 04:05
3  You Wanna Belong (Roger Ball; Vivian Cherry) 04:26
4  Cupid’s In Fashion (Hamish Stuart; Alan Gorrie; Roger Ball) 04:21
5  Theatre Of Excess (Alan Gorrie) 04:27
6  I Believe (Keith Forsey; Harold Faltermeyer) 04:29
7  Is It Love That You’re Running (Alan Gorrie) 04:13
8  Reach Out I’ll Be There (Edward Holland; Lamont Dozier; Brian Holland) 03:51
9  Isn’t It Strange (Hamish Stuart; Ned Doheny) 03:24
10  Love’s A Heartache (Ned Doheny) 04:47


BassHamish Stuart
BassAlan Gorrie
DrumsSteve Ferrone
GuitarOnnie McIntyre
GuitarHamish Stuart
GuitarAlan Gorrie
KeyboardsRoger Ball
KeyboardsAlan Gorrie
PianoDan Hartman
SynthesizerJeff Bova
FlugelhornRandy Brecker
FluteMalcolm Duncan
SaxRoger Ball
SaxMalcolm Duncan
TrumpetRandy Brecker
PercussionSammy Figueroa
Background VocalsDan Hartman
VocalsHamish Stuart
VocalsOnnie McIntyre
VocalsAlan Gorrie

Other Musicians

4 Cupid’s In Fashion

Background VocalsJoey Melotti

5 Theatre Of Excess

GuitarRichie Stotts

9 Isn’t It Strange

SynthesizerMark Gray

Liner Notes

Producer – Dan Hartman
Arranged By (Horns, Synthesizer) – Roger Ball
Arranged By (Vocals) – Alan Gorrie, Hamish Stuart
Engineer – Michael Hutchinson
Engineer (Additional) – Jay Mark
Engineer (Assistant) – Glenn Rosenstein

Art Direction, Design – Mike Doud
Photography – Jules Bates

Mastered At Sterling Sound
Recorded At Sigma Sound Studios, New York
Recorded At The Schoolhouse
Phonographic Copyright Arista Records Inc
Copyright RCA Ltd