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All Music Guide - Jonathan Widran
The late Kenny G of R&B gave his personal best on these suave yet funky soul grooves, backing his very original soprano sax work with the likes of guitarist Paul Jackson, Jr., keyboardist Preston Glass, and top R&B producer George Duke. Howard's horn is very agreeable, melodic and often exciting in its sense of playfulness, but a few less vocals would make it stand out even more. Personal is a must buy for sax lovers and instrumental fans who like to shake their booties. Before his death later in the decade, Howard released a slew of popular R&B sax albums that were even better than this. Top cuts include "Uptown" and "I'm ...
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All Music Guide - Jonathan Widran
The late Kenny G of R&B gave his personal best on these suave yet funky soul grooves, backing his very original soprano sax work with the likes of guitarist Paul Jackson, Jr., keyboardist Preston Glass, and top R&B producer George Duke. Howard's horn is very agreeable, melodic and often exciting in its sense of playfulness, but a few less vocals would make it stand out even more. Personal is a must buy for sax lovers and instrumental fans who like to shake their booties. Before his death later in the decade, Howard released a slew of popular R&B sax albums that were even better than this. Top cuts include "Uptown" and "I'm in Effect."
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/25/1997
  • Label: Polygram Mod Afw
  • UPC: 076732633526
  • Catalog Number: 6335
  • Sales rank: 93,475

Album Credits

Performance Credits
George Howard Primary Artist, Primary Artist, Soprano Saxophone, Background Vocals
Patrice Rushen Piano, D550
George Duke Piano, Synclavier, Whisper
Phil Perry Background Vocals
Larry Graham Background Vocals
John Pagano Vocals
Kevin Fisher Whisper
Dee Dee Wilde Background Vocals
Alex Brown Background Vocals
Bubba Bryant Drums
Carl Carwell Background Vocals
Noel Clossen Background Vocals
Paulinho Da Costa Percussion
Kevin Dorsey Keyboards
Ray Fuller Guitar
Attala Zane Giles Background Vocals, Multi Instruments
Preston Glass Drums, Keyboards, Background Vocals
Tina Graham Background Vocals
Paul Jackson Jr. Guitar
Josie James Background Vocals
Keith John Vocals, Background Vocals
Manny López Guitar
Cornelius Mims Background Vocals
Derek Organ drum overdubs
Nicky Orta Bass
Keith Rawls Keyboards, Vocals
Angel Rogers Background Vocals
Rex Salas Keyboards
Fred Sawyers Background Vocals
Ron Smith Guitar
Syreeta Wright Background Vocals
Carole Ann Background Vocals
Freddie "Ready Freddie" Washington Bass
Kenny Harris Background Vocals
Al Johnson Bass
Technical Credits
Patrice Rushen Contributor
George Duke Producer, Contributor
George Howard Producer, Executive Producer
Kevin Fisher Contributor
Conley Abrams Engineer
Larry Blackmon Producer
Brad Buxer Engineer
Maureen Droney Engineer
Attala Zane Giles Arranger, Producer, rhythm arrangement
Preston Glass Producer
Steve Hall Mastering
Robert Macias Engineer
Cornelius Mims Producer, drum programming
Phil Nicolo Remastering
Keith Rawls Programming
David Rideau Engineer
Chris Rutherford Engineer
Rex Salas Producer
Louis Silas Jr. Executive Producer
Erik Zobler Engineer
David Koenig Engineer
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