The Color of Success

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All Music Guide - Rob Theakston
After the temporary collapse of the Time, Morris Day went into the recording studio for his first solo excursion. While the trademarked Minneapolis pop-funk sound still remains at the forefront of each composition, the absence of the magic is extremely noticeable in the production booth. That aside, The Color of Success offers to fans what Day does best, funky but accessible dance-pop music in the vein of many of his Minneapolis contemporaries. While the album runs a little bit on the short side, there is no filler and it is surprisingly consistent from start to finish. Fans of Day's work with the Time will enjoy this record, but first-time listeners would be ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Rob Theakston
After the temporary collapse of the Time, Morris Day went into the recording studio for his first solo excursion. While the trademarked Minneapolis pop-funk sound still remains at the forefront of each composition, the absence of the magic is extremely noticeable in the production booth. That aside, The Color of Success offers to fans what Day does best, funky but accessible dance-pop music in the vein of many of his Minneapolis contemporaries. While the album runs a little bit on the short side, there is no filler and it is surprisingly consistent from start to finish. Fans of Day's work with the Time will enjoy this record, but first-time listeners would be better-served checking out his earlier work first.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/25/1990
  • Label: Warner Bros / Wea
  • UPC: 075992532020
  • Catalog Number: 25320
  • Sales rank: 29,091

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Color of Success (5:20)
  2. 2 The Character (4:06)
  3. 3 The Oak Tree (7:23)
  4. 4 Love Sign (6:21)
  5. 5 Don't Wait for Me (7:10)
  6. 6 Love Addiction (5:12)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Morris Day Primary Artist, Synthesizer, Percussion, Drums, Vocals
Roland Bautista Guitar
Kit Hain Background Vocals
Bunny Hull Background Vocals
Tony Berg Guitar
Mary Bridges Background Vocals
Mimi Brodsky Background Vocals
Horace Bokie Coleman Jr. Guitar
Larry Dunn Synthesizer
Clydene Jackson Background Vocals
Augie Johnson Background Vocals
Maxayn Lewis Background Vocals
Steve Mitchell Synthesizer, Drums
Greg Phillinganes Piano
Howie Rice Synthesizer, Guitar
Rick Smith Synthesizer
Sharon Robinson Background Vocals
Technical Credits
Morris Day Producer
Richard Kaplan Engineer
Steve Mitchell Programming
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