1989 Don Johnson – Let It Roll

Let It Roll is the second studio album by American actor and singer Don Johnson, released on September 20, 1989, by Epic Records. Barbra Streisand contributed background vocals to “What If It Takes All Night”. It also includes Johnson’s rendition of “Tell It Like It Is”.

Tracks

1  Other People’s Lives (Diane Warren) 05:27
2  Tell It Like It Is (George Davis; Lee Diamond) 04:34
3  Your Love Is Safe With Me (Dennis Morgan; Scott Cutler) 04:26
4  A Better Place (Amy Sky; John Capek; Marc Jordan) 05:24
5  When You Only Loved Me (Harold Allen; Jeff Daniels) 03:56
6  Angel City (Dave Resnik; Don Johnson; Keith Diamond; Michael Des Barres) 04:24
7  Lonely Too Long (Marty Robbins) 04:24
8  Let It Roll (Don Johnson; Keith Diamond) 04:21
9  What If It Takes All Night (Clyde Lieberman; Jeff Pescetto; Richard James Burgess) 03:48
10  Little One’s Lullaby (Don Johnson; Keith Diamond) 03:24

Musicians

1 Other People’s Lives

Guitar Paul Pesco
Drums Omar Hakim
Guitar Ira Siegel
Guitar Kennan Keating
Keyboards Keith Diamond
Background Vocals Curtis King Jr
Background Vocals Joe Lynn Turner
Background Vocals Michael Camacho
Background Vocals Tracy Amos
Vocals Don Johnson


2 Tell It Like It Is

Bass Keith Diamond
Drums Terry Silverlight
Guitar Ira Siegel
Guitar Paul Pesco
Hammond Organ Keith Diamond
Piano Keith Diamond
Horn Danny Wilensky
Sax Danny Wilensky
Trumpet Michael Davis
Trumpet Chris Botti
Background Vocals Audrey Wheeler
Background Vocals BJ Nelson
Background Vocals Cindy Mizelle
Background Vocals Janice Dempsey
Vocals Don Johnson


3 Your Love Is Safe With Me

Bass John Pierce
Drums John M Keane
Guitar (solo) Bruce Kulick
Guitar (solo) Ira Siegel
Guitar Dave Resnik
Guitar Paul Pesco
Guitar Steve Jones
Keyboards Keith Diamond
Keyboards Ron Schwartz
Background Vocals Chrissy Faith
Background Vocals Jill Dell’Abate
Background Vocals Laura Creamer
Background Vocals Liz Constantine
Background Vocals N’Dea Davenport
Background Vocals Yogi Lee
Vocals Don Johnson


4 A Better Place

Bass Keith Diamond
Drums Terry Silverlight
Guitar Paul Pesco
Keyboards Keith Diamond
Synthesizer Ned Liben
Vocals Yuri
Vocals Don Johnson


5 When You Only Loved Me

Guitar Jeff Daniels
Cymbal Acar Key
Keyboards Keith Diamond
Vocals Don Johnson


6 Angel City

Bass Carl James
Bass Keith Diamond
Drums John M Keane
Guitar Dave Resnik
Guitar Ira Siegel
Guitar Steve Jones
Keyboards Keith Diamond
Keyboards Ron Schwartz
Sax Danny Wilensky
Trumpet Chris Botti
Trumpet Kent Smith
Percussion Bashiri Johnson
Background Vocals Chrissy Faith
Background Vocals Janice Dempsey
Background Vocals Rock Wilk
Background Vocals Tracy Amos
Background Vocals Yogi Lee
Vocals Don Johnson


7 Lonely Too Long

Bass Carl James
Drums John M Keane
Guitar Dave Resnik
Guitar Ira Siegel
Guitar Paul Pesco
Guitar Steve Jones
Keyboards Keith Diamond
Keyboards Ron Schwartz
Background Vocals Chrissy Faith
Background Vocals Janice Dempsey
Background Vocals Lauren Kinhan
Vocals Don Johnson


8 Let It Roll

Bass Keith Diamond
Bass Larry Russell
Drums Terry Silverlight
Guitar Paul Pesco
Background Vocals Cindy Mizelle
Background Vocals Janice Dempsey
Background Vocals Lauren Kinhan
Background Vocals Louis Merlino
Vocals Don Johnson


9 What If It Takes All Night

Bass Wayne Brathwaite
Drums Omar Hakim
Guitar Paul Pesco
Acoustic Guitar Paul Pesco
Keyboards Keith Diamond
Keyboards Mike Jewel
Synthesizer Ned Liben
Synthesizer Keith Diamond
Percussion Keith Diamond
Background Vocals Audrey Wheeler
Background Vocals Barbra Streisand
Background Vocals Debbe Cole
Background Vocals Janice Dempsey
Background Vocals Jill Dell’Abate
Background Vocals Yogi Lee
Vocals Don Johnson


10 Little One’s Lullaby

Guitar Don Johnson
Guitar Paul Pesco
Keyboards Keith Diamond
Vocals Don Johnson

Liner Notes

Producer – Keith Diamond
Arranged By – Keith Diamond (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10)
Arranged By (Horns) – Danny Wilensky (Track 2)
Arranged By (Horns) – Leon Pendarvis (Tracks 5, 9)
Arranged By (Strings) – Leon Pendarvis
Conductor – Leon Pendarvis
Contractor – Doriane Elliot, Vicki Genfan
Engineer – Acar Key
Engineer (Assistant) – Debi Cornish, George Karras, John McGlain, Laura Livingston
Engineer (Additional) – Bob Ross, Eddie Garcia, Peter Robbins

Art Direction – David Coleman, Nancy Donald
Photography – Randee St. Nicholas

Recorded At Right Track Recording
Recorded At Unique Recording
Recorded At Lion Share Recording Studios
Recorded At Cherokee Studios
Recorded At New River Studios
Recorded At Audio Vision Studios
Phonographic Copyright CBS Records Inc
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