Let's Get the Mood Right

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All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Johnny Gill released his fifth album, Let's Get the Mood Right, only a few months after he participated in the New Edition reunion. In other words, it was timed to cash in on the group's massive comeback success. If he had delivered a dud, such crass commercial planning would have been in poor taste, but it's his strongest album in years, thanks to an excellent selection of songs and a stellar cast of producers, including Babyface, Tony Rich, and Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis. Gill shines at smooth soul like the title track, but what is remarkable about the album is how comfortable he sounds with the uptempo, albeit low-key, dance numbers. It's his best, most ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Johnny Gill released his fifth album, Let's Get the Mood Right, only a few months after he participated in the New Edition reunion. In other words, it was timed to cash in on the group's massive comeback success. If he had delivered a dud, such crass commercial planning would have been in poor taste, but it's his strongest album in years, thanks to an excellent selection of songs and a stellar cast of producers, including Babyface, Tony Rich, and Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis. Gill shines at smooth soul like the title track, but what is remarkable about the album is how comfortable he sounds with the uptempo, albeit low-key, dance numbers. It's his best, most consistent album since Johnny Gill.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/8/1996
  • Label: Motown
  • UPC: 731453064621
  • Catalog Number: 530646
  • Sales rank: 11,442

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Let's Get the Mood Right (5:14)
  2. 2 Touch (4:10)
  3. 3 Maybe (5:39)
  4. 4 Having Illusions (4:55)
  5. 5 Bring It On (4:16)
  6. 6 Take Me (I'm Yours) (7:35)
  7. 7 Love in an Elevator (4:40)
  8. 8 It's Your Body (5:32)
  9. 9 Someone to Love (3:51)
  10. 10 4 U Alone (4:24)
  11. 11 Love U Right (4:20)
  12. 12 Simply Say I Love U - Stevie Wonder (4:31)
  13. 13 I Know You Want Me (4:03)
  14. 14 So Gentle (5:07)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Johnny Gill Primary Artist, Primary Artist, Bass, Guitar, Keyboards, Background Vocals
Babyface Soprano (Vocal)
Marc Nelson Background Vocals
Big Bub Background Vocals
R. Kelly Background Vocals
Keith Andes Synthesizer, Piano
Ronnie DeVoe Rap
Nathan East Guitar
Melvin Edmonds Background Vocals
Charles Farrar Background Vocals
Charles Fearing Guitar
Peter Moore Acoustic Guitar
Joseph Powell Background Vocals
Tony Rich Acoustic Guitar, Background Vocals
Mike Scott Guitar
Manuel Seal Jr. Background Vocals
Kairi Guinn Styles Rap
Troy Taylor Bass, Percussion, Drums, Keyboards, Background Vocals
Roger Track Performer
Kyle West Keyboards
Stevie Wonder Track Performer
Jimmy Wright Piano
Joe Rich Background Vocals
Nathan Watts Bass
Tony Hightower Background Vocals
Levar "Lil' Tone" Wilson Background Vocals
Neron Thomas Background Vocals
Angel Background Vocals
Tonya Bolden Background Vocals
Technical Credits
Babyface Producer, drum programming
Johnny Gill Producer, Executive Producer, Vocal Arrangements, drum programming
Joe Perry Composer
Big Bub Producer
R. Kelly Arranger, Producer
Al B. Sure! Producer
Al Alberts Jr. Engineer
Keith Andes Producer, drum programming
Jermaine Dupri Producer
Charles Farrar Producer
André Harrell Executive Producer
Tom Herzer Engineer
Steve Hodge Engineer
Jimmy Jam Arranger, Producer
Terry Lewis Arranger, Producer
Steve McKeever Executive Producer
Peter Mokran Engineer
Neil Pogue Engineer
Joseph Powell Arranger, Producer, drum programming
Joe Primeau Engineer
Tony Rich Producer, String Arrangements, drum programming
Manuel Seal Jr. Producer
Kairi Guinn Styles Producer
Phil Tan Engineer
Troy Taylor Arranger, Vocal Arrangements
Steven Tyler Composer
Kyle West Producer
Jerome "Rome" Jefferson drum programming
Eliud "Lou" Ortiz Engineer
Joe Primo Engineer
Carol Friedman Art Direction
Chris Bellman Mastering
David Rideaux Engineer
Wayne Styles Producer
Neron Thomas Vocal Arrangements
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Smooth Johnny

    A very cool album one of Johnny's best. Definately will NOT let you down and you will isten to this CD for hours!

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