1981 Thelma Houston – Never Gonna Be Another One

Never Gonna Be Another One is Thelma Houston‘s eleventh studio album, released in 1981. While the album did not make an impact on the pop charts, the album performed better in the urban and club/dance music markets. It includes the two major Hot Dance/Club Play chart hits, “If You Feel It” (#6) and “96 Tears” (#22). Both singles gained moderate radio play.


1  Never Give You Up (Gary Goetzman; Mike Piccirillo) 04:45
2  Too Many Teardrops (Gary Goetzman; Mike Piccirillo) 03:54
3  96 Tears (Rudy Martinez) 03:25
4  There’s No Running Away From Love (Gary Goetzman; Mike Piccirillo) 03:40
5  Never Gonna Be Another One (Gary Goetzman; Mike Piccirillo) 03:00
6  If You Feel It (John William Scroggins; Ronald Brown) 05:55
7  Don’t Make Me Over (Burt Bacharach; Hal David) 03:42
8  Hollywood (Gary Goetzman; Mike Piccirillo) 03:22


BassKeni Burke
BassScott Edwards
DrumsEd Greene
GuitarMike Piccirillo
KeyboardsBill Cuomo
KeyboardsStewart Levine
SynthesizerBill Cuomo
SynthesizerMike Piccirillo
SaxJoel Peskin
PercussionMike Piccirillo
PercussionGary Goetzman
PercussionMark Wolfson
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsMike Piccirillo
VocalsThelma Houston

Liner Notes

Producer – George Tobin
Producer (Associate) – Mike Piccirillo
Arranged By – George Tobin, Mike Piccirillo
Coordinator – Kathy Miller, Lisa Marie
Directed By – Gary Goetzman
Engineer – Howard Lee Wolen, Mark Wolfson
Engineer (Second) – Richie Griffin
Mixed By – George Tobin, Mike Piccirillo

Art Direction, Design – Norman Moore
Photography By – Jim Shea

Mastered At Capitol Mastering
Mixed At Studio Sound Recorders
Recorded At Studio Sound Recorders
Phonographic Copyright (p) RCA Records
Copyright (c) RCA Records