1986 Michael Lovesmith – Rhymes Of Passion

Rhymes Of Passion is an album by singer/songwriter Michael Lovesmith, released in 1986 on Motown.

Tracks

1  I’m Good At It (Michael Lovesmith) 03:43
2  Cover Girl (Bobby Sandstrom; Michael Price) 03:56
3  Break The Ice (Michael Lovesmith) 04:09
4  You Ain’t Been Loved Right (Michael Lovesmith) 03:29
5  Love In The Combat Zone (Brian Potter; Frank Wildhorn) 04:14
6  Temporary Insanity (Bobby Sandstrom; Michael Price) 03:54
7  Haunted Heart (Michael Lovesmith) 03:47
8  Ain’t Nothin’ Like It (Michael Lovesmith) 03:28
9  We Both Will Have To Bend (Michael Lovesmith) 04:10

Musicians

1 I’m Good At It

BassFreddie Washington
Drums (programming)Michael Lovesmith
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
KeyboardsMichael Lovesmith
KeyboardsMichael Boddicker
HornsRichard Elliot
LyriconRichard Elliot
VocalsMichael Lovesmith


2 Cover Girl

Drums (programming)Bobby Sandstrom
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
KeyboardsBobby Sandstrom
Background VocalsMaureen Steele
VocalsMichael Lovesmith


3 Break The Ice

BassFreddie Washington
Drums (programming)Michael Lovesmith
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
KeyboardsMichael Lovesmith
KeyboardsMichael Boddicker
SaxRichard Elliot
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
VocalsMichael Lovesmith


4 You Ain’t Been Loved Right

BassFreddie Washington
Drums (programming)Michael Lovesmith
GuitarCharles Fearing
KeyboardsMichael Lovesmith
KeyboardsMichael Boddicker
Background VocalsGinger Blake
Background VocalsMaureen Steele
VocalsMichael Lovesmith


5 Love In The Combat Zone

Electric DrumsMike Sandstrom
Drums (programming)Bobby Sandstrom
GuitarMike Landau
GuitarPaul Jackson Jr
KeyboardsBobby Sandstrom
VocalsMichael Lovesmith


6 Temporary Insanity

Electric DrumsBobby Sandstrom
Drums (programming)Mike Sandstrom
GuitarCharles Fearing
KeyboardsBobby Sandstrom
KeyboardsMichael Boddicker
Background VocalsMaureen Steele
VocalsMichael Lovesmith


7 Haunted Heart

Drums (programming)Michael Lovesmith
GuitarMike Landau
KeyboardsMichael Lovesmith
KeyboardsMichael Boddicker
Background VocalsGinger Blake
Background VocalsMaureen Steele
VocalsMichael Lovesmith


8 Ain’t Nothin’ Like It

Drums (programming)Michael Lovesmith
GuitarCharles Fearing
KeyboardsMichael Lovesmith
KeyboardsMichael Boddicker
VocalsMichael Lovesmith


9 We Both Will Have To Bend

DrumsMike Baird
GuitarCharles Fearing
KeyboardsRobbie Buchanan
KeyboardsMichael Lovesmith
VocalsMichael Lovesmith

Liner Notes

Producer – Steve Barri
Producer – Brian Potter (Track 5)
Coordinator – Gail Pierson
Engineer (Recording) – Roger Nichols, Russ Terrana, Tony Peluso
Engineer (Recording Assistant) – Bobby Macias, Gonzalez Espinoza, Jay Willis, Karen Siegel, Michael
Mastered By – John Matousek

Art Direction – Johnny Lee
Design – Janet Levinson
Photography By – Ron Slenzak

Mastered At Motown/Hitsville U.S.A. Recording Studios, Hollywood, California
Mixed aA Larrabee Sound, Los Angeles, California
Recorded At Motown/Hitsville U.S.A. Recording Studios, Hollywood, California
Recorded At Sound Castel Recording Studios, Los Angeles, California
Recorded At The Village Recorder, W. Los Angeles, California and
Recorded At Flores Recording Studios, North Hollywood, California
Phonographic Copyright (p) Motown Record Corporation
Copyright (c) Motown Record Corporation