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All Music Guide - Andy Kellman
The title of Boyz II Men's third consecutive covers album is only partially indicative. The love songs covered on this disc span several decades and styles, unlike Throwback '70s and early-'80s funk and soul and Motown: A Journey Through Hitsville USA self-explanatory, both of which were more focused thematically. What ties these songs together is that they are love songs, and nothing else. That early-'60s R&B Sam Cooke's "Cupid", late-'90s country Lonestar's "Amazed", and early-'80s rock Journey's "Open Arms," a choice likely influenced by producer Randy Jackson are all part of the mix only hints at the randomness of the selections. Despite the range of the sources, ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Andy Kellman
The title of Boyz II Men's third consecutive covers album is only partially indicative. The love songs covered on this disc span several decades and styles, unlike Throwback '70s and early-'80s funk and soul and Motown: A Journey Through Hitsville USA self-explanatory, both of which were more focused thematically. What ties these songs together is that they are love songs, and nothing else. That early-'60s R&B Sam Cooke's "Cupid", late-'90s country Lonestar's "Amazed", and early-'80s rock Journey's "Open Arms," a choice likely influenced by producer Randy Jackson are all part of the mix only hints at the randomness of the selections. Despite the range of the sources, Boyz II Men tie it all together. [An expaned version comes with the bonus track "Back For Good," as well as a DVD of interviews and behind the scenes footage.]
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 11/23/2009
  • Label: Decca U.S.
  • UPC: 602527181981
  • Catalog Number: 001348500

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 I Can't MakeYou Love Me (5:44)
  2. 2 Amazed (4:17)
  3. 3 If You Leave Me Now (4:02)
  4. 4 Misty Blue (3:45)
  5. 5 Time After Time (3:56)
  6. 6 Iris (4:07)
  7. 7 Cupid (3:49)
  8. 8 In My Life (2:33)
  9. 9 Shining Star (4:06)
  10. 10 Open Arms (3:20)
  11. 11 When I Fall In Love - Michael Bublé (4:26)
  12. 12 Back For Good (4:08)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Exclusive Interviews/Rare Studio Footage/Shawn's Home Video [Mu
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Boyz II Men Primary Artist
Matt Rollings Keyboards
Michael Thompson Guitar
Michael Bland Drums
Lenny Castro Percussion
Vinnie Colaiuta Drums
Reggie Hamilton Upright Bass
Dan Higgins Flute, Saxophone
Wayne Linsey Keyboards
Andy Martin Trombone
Ramon Stagnaro Acoustic Guitar
Wayne Bergeron Trumpet, Flugelhorn
James "Big Jim" Wright Hammond B3
Caroline Campbell Violin
Sonny Thompson Bass
Neel Hammond Violin
Vanessa Freebairn-Smith Cello
Mike Scott Guitar
Mary Sloan Viola
Technical Credits
Boyz II Men Arranger, Producer, Vocal Producer
Sam Cooke Composer
Cyndi Lauper Composer
John Lennon Composer
Paul McCartney Composer
Jonathan Cain Composer
Peter Cetera Composer
Humberto Gatica Vocal Producer
Edward Heyman Composer
Rob Hyman Composer
Bob Montgomery Composer
Wanya Morris Vocal Mixing
Alex Rodriguez Engineer
Allen Shamblin Composer
Victor Young Composer
Gary Barlow Composer
Randy Jackson Producer
Pat Barry Art Direction
Aimee Mayo Composer
Alan Armitage Engineer, Vocal Mixing
David Simoné Executive Producer
Kevin Guarnieri Engineer
Marv Green Composer
Winston Simone Executive Producer
John Lehmkuhl Programming
John Rzeznik Composer
Leo Graham Jr. Composer
Neeraj Khajanchi Engineer
Paul E. Richmond Composer
Steve Fatone Creative Consultant
Joe Mulvihill Executive Producer, Management
Mike Reid Composer
Mark Siegel Booking
Chris Lindsey Composer
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    I Also Recommend:

    Remake Winner

    I don't usually like remakes, but Boyz 2 Men really hit the ball out of the park with this one. You find yourself singing along wanting to just listen to more ole school R&B, Country or any love song. Get your sweetie & put on the CD. You won't be sorry.

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