1981 High Inergy – High Inergy

High Inergy is the sixth album by High Inergy, released in 1981 on Gordy.

High Inergy was an American R&B and soul girl group who found fame on Motown Records in the late 1970s. They are best known for the hit song, “You Can’t Turn Me Off (In the Middle of Turning Me On)”.

Tracks

1  Goin’ Thru The Motions (Joey Carbone; Larry John McNally; Richie Zito) 03:00
2  All Of You (Jay Gruska; Paul Gordon) 03:19
3  Heaven’s Just A Step Away (Gloria Sklerov; Harry Lloyd; John Durrill; Steve Dorff) 03:32
4  Fill The Need In Me (Patrick Henderson) 03:16
5  Devotion (Barry Mann; Robbie Buchanan) 04:04
6  I Just Wanna Dance With You (Kim Field) 03:48
7  Now That There Is You (Nickolas Ashford; Valerie Simpson) 03:39
8  Don’t Park Your Loving (Angelo Bond; McKinley Jackson; William Weatherspoon) 04:41
9  Soakin’ Wet (Angelo Bond; McKinley Jackson; William Weatherspoon) 04:40

Musicians

1 Goin’ Thru The Motions

BassBob Wray
BassTom Robb
DrumsJames Stroud
GuitarLarry Byrom
GuitarPaul Worley
KeyboardsRandy McCormick
SaxErnie Watts
SaxStephen Kupka
SaxEmilio Castillo
TromboneMic Gillette
TromboneRick Waychesko
TrumpetMic Gillette
TrumpetRick Waychesko
TrumpetGreg Adams
PercussionMickey Budkins
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsStephanie Spruill
Background VocalsVicki Hampton


2 All Of You

BassBob Wray
BassTom Robb
DrumsJames Stroud
GuitarLarry Burnett
GuitarPaul Worley
KeyboardsRandy McCormick
SaxErnie Watts
SaxStephen Kupka
SaxEmilio Castillo
TromboneMic Gillette
TromboneRick Waychesko
TrumpetMic Gillette
TrumpetRick Waychesko
TrumpetGreg Adams
PercussionMickey Budkins
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsStephanie Spruill
Background VocalsVicki Hampton


3 Heaven’s Just A Step Away

BassBob Wray
BassTom Robb
DrumsJames Stroud
GuitarLarry Burnett
GuitarPaul Worley
KeyboardsRandy McCormick
PercussionMickey Budkins
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsStephanie Spruill
Background VocalsVicki Hampton


4 Fill The Need In Me

BassBob Wray
BassTom Robb
DrumsJames Stroud
GuitarLarry Burnett
GuitarPaul Worley
KeyboardsRandy McCormick
SaxErnie Watts
SaxRonald Eades
SaxHarvey Thompson
TromboneCharles Rose
TrumpetHarrison Calloway
PercussionMickey Budkins
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsStephanie Spruill
Background VocalsVicki Hampton


5 Devotion

BassDavid Shields
DrumsChester C Thompson
GuitarGordon Banks
GuitarRonnie Vann
KeyboardsDean Gant


7 Now That There Is You

BassDavid Shields
DrumsChester C Thompson
GuitarGordon Banks
GuitarRonnie Vann
KeyboardsDean Gant


8 Don’t Park Your Loving

BassFreddie Washington
DrumsJames Gadson
GuitarDavid T Walker
GuitarMarlo Henderson
KeyboardsClarence McDonald
SynthesizerTodd Cochran
PercussionEddie Brown


9 Soakin’ Wet

BassFreddie Washington
DrumsJames Gadson
GuitarDavid T Walker
GuitarMarlo Henderson
KeyboardsClarence McDonald
SynthesizerTodd Cochran
PercussionEddie Brown

Liner Notes

Producer – Steve Buckingham (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 4)
Producer – Lee Young Sr (Tracks 5, 6, 7)
Producer – Iris Gordy (Tracks 5, 7)
Producer – The Youngsters (Track 6)
Producer – Angelo Bond, McKinley Jackson, William Weatherspoon (Tracks 8, 9)
Producer (Assistant) – Jan Bridewell, Kathy Andrews
Arranged By – Larry Byrom, Randy McCormick, Steve Buckingham (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 4)
Arranged By – Gil Askey (Tracks 5, 7)
Arranged By – McKinley Jackson (Tracks 8, 9)
Arranged By (Horns) – Greg Adams (Tracks 1, 2)
Arranged By (Strings) – Steve Dorff (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 4)
Concertmaster – James Getzoff
Engineer – Barney Perkins (Track 5)
Engineer (Recording) – Alan Chinowsky, Lenny Roberts, Marshall Morgan (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 4)
Engineer (Recording) – Barney Perkins, Lawrence Horn (Tracks 8, 9)
Engineer (Assistant) – Cecily Riddle, David Ahlert, Rick McCollister, Rick Sanchez (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 4)
Engineer (Assistant) – Fred Law, Michael Johnson, Steve Catania (Tracks 5, 7, 8, 9)
Mastered By – Glenn Meadows
Mixed By – Marshall Morgan (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 4)
Mixed By – Barney Perkins (Track 7)
Orchestrated By – McKinley Jackson (Tracks 8, 9)
Recorded By – Barney Perkins (Track 7)
Supervised By – Iris Gordy

Art Direction – Johnny Lee
Photography – Norman Seeff

Mastered At Masterfonics, Nashville, TN
Mixed At Audio Media, Nashville, TN
Recorded At Woodland Sound Studios, Nashville, TN
Recorded At The Record Plant, Sausalito, CA
Recorded At United Western Studios, Hollywood, CA
Recorded At Motown / Hitsville U.S.A. Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA
Recorded At Concorde Recording Center, Los Angeles, CA
Recorded At Kendun Recorders Service Corp Burbank, CA
Phonographic Copyright Motown Record Corporation
Copyright Motown Record Corporation