1979 Deniece Williams – When Love Comes Calling

Williams, Deniece 1979When Love Comes Calling is a 1979 album by Deniece Williams. The album peaked at number 27 on the Black Albums chart. The single “I’ve Got The Next Dance” reached number 1 on the Club Play Singles chart.

Tracks

1  I Found Love (Deniece Williams; Fritz Baskett; Randy Nichols) 3:40 
2  Are You Thinking? (Deniece Williams; Raina Taylor) 4:19
3  My Prayer (Deniece Williams) 0:24
I’ve Got the Next Dance (Cheyenne Fowler; Keg Johnson) 5:51
5  Touch Me Again (Deniece Williams; Tennyson Stevens) 5:12
6  When Love Comes Calling (Carole Pinckes; David Foster; Deniece Williams) 3:33
7  God Knows (Allee Willis; Franne Golde; Peter Noone) 4:14
8  Like Magic (Geary Lanier; Robert Wright) 3:34
9  Turn Around (Deniece Williams; Randy Nichols) 3:51
10  Why Can’t We Fall in Love? (Carole Bayer Sager; David Foster; Deniece Williams) 4:35

Musicians

1 I Found Love

Bass David Shields
Drums Jeffrey Porcaro
Guitar Charles Fearing
Guitar Ray Parker Jr
Keyboards Larry Farrow
Keyboards Sylvester Rivers
Percussion Ollie E. Brown
Vibes Gary Coleman
Background Vocals Dyanne Chandler
Background Vocals Maxine Willard Waters
Background Vocals Ray Parker Jr
Vocals Deniece Williams


2 Are You Thinking?

Bass Mike Porcaro
Drums Ed Greene
Guitar Ray Parker Jr
Guitar Steve Lukather
Keyboards David Foster
Percussion Paulinho Da Costa
Background Vocals Julia Tillman Waters
Background Vocals Maxine Willard Waters
Vocals Deniece Williams


3 My Prayer

Vocals Deniece Williams


4 I’ve Got the Next Dance

Bass Mike Porcaro
Drums Ed Greene
Guitar Ray Parker Jr
Guitar Steve Lukather
Piano David Foster
Sax Gary Herbig
Background Vocals Bill Champlin
Vocals Deniece Williams


5 Touch Me Again

Piano David Foster
Vocals Deniece Williams


6 When Love Comes Calling

Bass David Hungate
Drums Jeffrey Porcaro
Guitar Ray Parker Jr
Guitar Steve Lukather
Keyboards David Foster
Background Vocals David Foster
Background Vocals Bill Champlin
Vocals Deniece Williams


7 God Knows

Bass David Hungate
Drums Jeffrey Porcaro
Guitar Richard Feldman
Guitar Steve Lukather
Keyboards David Foster
Percussion Paulinho Da Costa
Background Vocals Bill Champlin
Vocals Deniece Williams


8 Like Magic

Bass Scott Edwards
Drums Ed Greene
Guitar Wah Wah Watson
Guitar Ray Parker Jr
Keyboards Greg Phillinganes
Sax Don Myrick
Bongos Eddie Brown
Tambourine Jack Ashford
Percussion Ollie E Brown
Background Vocals Larry Jacobs
Background Vocals Sidney Barns
Vocals Deniece Williams


9 Turn Around

Bass David Shields
Drums Jeffrey Porcaro
Guitar Charles Fearing
Guitar Ray Parker Jr
Keyboards Greg Phillinganes
Percussion Ollie E. Brown
Vibes Gary Coleman
Background Vocals Dyanne Chandler
Background Vocals Maxine Willard Waters
Vocals Deniece Williams


10 Why Can’t We Fall in Love?

Bass David Hungate
Drums Jeffrey Porcaro
Guitar Steve Lukather
Keyboards David Foster
Percussion Paulinho Da Costa
Background Vocals Bill Champlin
Background Vocals Maurice White
Vocals Deniece Williams

Liner Notes

Producer – Ray Parker Jr (Tracks 1, 8, 9)
Producer – David Foster (Tracks 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 10)
Co-producer – Deniece Williams
Arranged By – Sylvester Rivers (Track 1)
Arranged By – Greg Mathieson (Track 3)
Arranged By – Jeremy Lubbock (Track 4)
Arranged By – David Foster (Track 6)
Arranged By (Horns, Strings) – Gene Page (Tracks 1, 8, 9)
Arranged By (Horns) – Jerry Hey (Tracks 6, 7, 10)
Arranged By (Rhythm) – Sylvester Rivers (Tracks 2, 8, 9)
Arranged By (Strings) – Bill Meyers (Track 7)
Arranged By (Strings) – David Foster (Track 10)
Conductor – Jeremy Lubbock (Track 4)
Contractor (Strings) – Frank DeCaro, Sarah Pagé
Engineer – Humberto Gatica (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10)
Engineer – Ron Malo (Track 8)
Engineer (Assistant) – Bo Torian, Corey Bailey, Mark Linett, Mike Mancini, Raffaello Mazza

Design – Nancy Donald
Photography – Richard Arrindell

Recorded At Sunset Sound
Recorded At Davlen Sound Studios
Recorded At Kendun Recorders
Recorded At Devonshire Studios
Phonographic Copyright American Recording Company
Copyright American Recording Company