1976 Lesley Gore – Love Me By Name

Love Me By Name is the eleventh album by Lesley Gore, released in 1976 on A&M. It was produced by Quincy Jones.

“Sometimes” featuring the Brothers Johnson was released as a single but failed the charts.


1  Sometimes (Lesley Gore; Ellen Weston) 04:39
2  Paranoia (Lesley Gore; Ellen Weston) 03:12
3  Love Me By Name (Lesley Gore; Ellen Weston) 05:11
4  Immortality (Lesley Gore; Ellen Weston) 02:59
5  Can’t Seem To Live Our Good Times Down (Lesley Gore; Ellen Weston) 04:17
6  Don’t Stop Me (Lesley Gore; Ellen Weston) 04:33
7  Other Lady (Lesley Gore; Ellen Weston) 04:01
8  Along The Way (Lesley Gore; Ellen Weston) 04:15
9  Give It To Me, Sweet Thing (Lesley Gore; Ellen Weston) 03:17
10  Reprise: Love Me By Name (Lesley Gore; Ellen Weston) 01:50


BassDavid Hungate
BassLouis Johnson
BassRay Pohlman
DrumsHarvey Mason Sr
DrumsJeffrey Porcaro
DrumsJim Keltner
GuitarDennis Budimir
GuitarGeorge Johnson
GuitarGreg Poree
GuitarLarry Carlton
GuitarLee Ritenour
KeyboardsClare Fischer
KeyboardsDave Grusin
KeyboardsDavid Paich
KeyboardsHerbie Hancock
KeyboardsLeslie Drayton
KeyboardsQuincy Jones
ProgrammingIan Underwood
French HornAlan Robinson
French HornMarilyn Robinson
ReedsGene Cipriano
ReedsPete Christlieb
ReedsTom Scott
TrumpetLeslie Drayton
TrumpetTony Terran
TrumpetWilliam Peterson
Steel DrumsRobert Greenidge
PercussionEddie Brown
PercussionHarvey Mason Sr
PercussionRalph MacDonald
Background VocalsBrenda Russell
Background VocalsCarolyn Willis
Background VocalsJackie Ward
Background VocalsJeannie Sheffield
Background VocalsJesse Kirkland
Background VocalsJessica Smith
Background VocalsJohn Bahler
Background VocalsKarin Patterson
Background VocalsLeslie Drayton
Background VocalsMarty McCall
Background VocalsMyrna Matthews
Background VocalsPat Hodges
Background VocalsQuincy Jones
Background VocalsTom Bahler
Background VocalsWarren Ray
VocalsLesley Gore

Other Musicians

1 Sometimes

MusicianThe Brothers Johnson

3 Love Me By Name

MusicianHerbie Hancock

6 Don’t Stop Me

SynthesizerDave Grusin

8 Along The Way

HarmonicaToots Thielemans

9 Give It To Me, Sweet Thing

SaxTom Scott


Cello – Marie Fera, Ray Kelley
Violin – Gerald Vinci, Assa Drori, Marvin Limonick, Stanley Plummer

Liner Notes

Producer – Quincy Jones
Co-producer – Tom Bahler (Tracks 4, 9)
Arranged By – Tom Bahler (Tracks 2, 4, 5, 9)
Arranged By – Quincy Jones (Tracks 2, 6, 7, 8)
Arranged By – John Bahler (Tracks 2, 7)
Arranged By – Dave Grusin (Tracks 7, 8)
Arranged By (Background Vocals) – Hodges & Smith (Track 1)
Arranged By (Horns)- Leslie Drayton (Track 1)
Arranged By (Keyboards) – Herbie Hancock, Quincy Jones (Track 3)
Arranged By (Vocals) – Quincy Jones (Tracks 1, 3, 5)
Arranged By (Vocals) – Joh Bahler (Track 6)
Concertmaster – Gerald Vinci
Coordinator – Leslie Drayton, Beverly Giddens, Peter Long, Ed Eckstine
Engineer (Mixing) – Bruce Swedien
Engineer (Recording) – Chris Brunt, Peter Chaikin, Phil Schier
Engineer (Assistant) – Larry Quinn
Orchestrated By – Quincy Jones (Track 4)

Art Direction – Roland Young
Design – Junie Osaki
Illustration – David McMacken
Photography – Norman Seeff, Bruce Talamon

Mastered At Capitol Mastering
Phonographic Copyright A&M Records Inc