1980 Gloria Gaynor – Stories

Stories is the eighth album by Gloria Gaynor, released in 1980. Failing to produce any hit singles, Stories didn’t fare as well as its predecessors and peaked at #178 on The Billboard 200.


1  Ain’t No Bigger Fool (Dino Fekaris; Freddie Perren ) 04:28
2  I Let Love Slip Right Through My Hands (Dino Fekaris; Freddie Perren ) 04:43
3  On A Diet Of You (Dino Fekaris; Freddie Perren ) 04:37
4  Lock Me Up (Dino Fekaris; Freddie Perren ) 03:48
5  All My Life (Christine Yarian; Sam Brown III ) 04:19
6  Don’t Read Me Wrong (Eddie Sierra; Gloria Gaynor ) 03:45
7  The Luckiest Girl In The World (Dino Fekaris; Freddie Perren ) 05:05
8  Make Me Yours (Dino Fekaris; Freddie Perren ) 03:17


BassNathan East
BassNathan Watts
DrumsJames Gadson
GuitarBob Bowles
GuitarDavid T Walker
KeyboardsClarence McDonald
KeyboardsFreddie Perren
KeyboardsPete Robinson
SynthesizerPete Robinson
FluteErnie Watts
SaxErnie Watts
HarpGayle Levant
CongasBobbye Hall
CongasEddie Brown
CongasPaulinho Da Costa
PercussionAlan Estes
PercussionRobert Zimmitti
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsStephanie Spruill
VocalsGloria Gaynor

Other Musicians

Liner Notes

Producer – Dino Fekaris, Freddie Perren
Arranged By (Rhythm) – Freddie Perren
Arranged By (Rhythm) – Eddie Sierra (Track 6)
Arranged By (Strings, Horns) – Pete Robinson (Tracks 1, 8)
Arranged By (Strings, Horns) – Gene Page (Tracks 2, 5)
Arranged By (Strings, Horns) – David Blumberg (Tracks 3, 4, 6, 7)
Contractor – Benjamin Barrett
Engineer (Recording, Remix) – Pete Bishop
Engineer (Assistant) – David Goldstein

Photography – Norman Seeff

Mastered At Crystal Sound Recording Studio
Recorded At The Mom & Pops Co. Store, Inc., Studio City, CA
Remixed At The Mom & Pops Co. Store, Inc., Studio City, CA
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