Angela Bofill - Something About You album flac
Title: Something About You
Style: Rhythm & Blues, Downtempo, Synth-pop, Soul
MP3 album: 1546 mb
FLAC album: 1705 mb
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Genre: Electronic / Funk and Soul / Pop
Something About You (Angela Bofill album). Something About You is the third studio album by the recording artist Angela Bofill, released in 1981. This was her first direct release through Arista Records, with Narada Michael Walden as producer and Clive Davis as executive.
Angela Tomasa Bofill (born May 2, 1954) is an American R&B singer-songwriter. Angela Bofill was born in Brooklyn, NY to a Cuban father and a Puerto Rican mother. She grew up listening to Latin music and was also inspired by African-American performers. Her weekends were taken up studying classical music and singing in a city chorus. It was as a teenager that her professional singing began.
The 1981 set Something About You was Angela Bofill’s first album for Arista. That meant it was overseen by industry guru Clive Davis, who was just starting to cement his legacy as a mentor to strong female singers. The album was produced by Narada Michael Walden, a veteran jazz drummer–turned–producer who'd soon hit it big working with Whitney Houston. While Something About You flattened some of the jazz pedigree that had made Bofill’s first albums so creatively successful, Davis and Walden helped win her a whole new audience with the snappy pop tunes Holdin’ Out for Love and Something.
Angela Bofill was born to a Cuban father and an Afro Puerto Rican mother. Growing up, listening to latin music, she was also inspired by the African-American performers in those days. During her childhood, her weekends were taken up studying classical music and singing in a city chorus. Something About You is the third album by the recording artist Angela Bofill, released in 1981. Between the releases of Angel of the Night and Something About You, Bofill left GRP Records and joined Arista, which distributed GRP at the time, hoping to expand on her crossover success. In spite of the controversies surrounding Bofill and GRP, the album managed to sell, but with less success than her first two albums.
Something About You. 1981. This album has an average beat per minute of 112 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 68/174 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. BPM Profile Something About You. Album starts at 114BPM, ends at BPM (-114), with tempos within the -BPM range. Try refreshing the page if dots are missing). Recent albums by Angela Bofill.
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Tracklist Hide Credits
|1||Something About You
Arranged By [Strings], Conductor [Strings] – Frank MartinSynthesizer [Additional] – Greg LeviasSynthesizer [Sweep-claps] – Patrick Cowley
|2||Break It To Me Gently
Arranged By [Synthesizer] – Frank Martin, Narada Michael WaldenBacking Vocals – Vicki RandleGuitar [Fills] – Joaquim Lievano*
|3||On And On
Arranged By [Strings], Conductor [Strings] – Frank Martin
Acoustic Guitar – Earl KlughFlute [Solo] – Larry SchneiderSteel Drums [Solo] – Andy Narell
|5||You Should Know By Now
Acoustic Guitar [Nylon String] – Earl Klugh
Backing Vocals – Vicki RandleEffects [Synthesizer] – Frank MartinFlute – Larry Schneider
|7||Holdin' Out For Love
Synthesizer [Percussion Sound Effects] – Patrick CowleyWhistle [Solo] – Frank Martin
|8||Stop Look Listen
Acoustic Guitar – Earl KlughArranged By [Horns] – Greg AdamsBass – Rusty AllenPiano [Acoustic] – Narada Michael WaldenSaxophone [Solo] – Marc Russo
|9||I Do Love You
Arranged By [Rhythm, Vocals] – Narada Michael Walden
|10||Three Blind Mice||0:17|
|11||Time To Say Goodbye
Flugelhorn – Greg Adams, Mic GillettePiano [Rhodes Solo], Synthesizer [Additional] – Frank Martin
|12||Never Wanna Be Without Your Love||3:57|
|13||Esperando Al Amor
Producer – Dave Grusin, Larry Rosen
Producer – Dave Grusin, Larry Rosen
|15||Rhythm Of Your Mind||3:27|
- Arranged By [Horns] – Narada Michael Walden (tracks: 1, 4, 9), The See America Horns (tracks: 1, 3, 9)
- Arranged By [Strings], Conductor [Strings] – Michael Gibbs (tracks: 2, 4, 8, 11)
- Backing Vocals – Jim Gilstrap (tracks: 1, 4, 7 to 9), John Lehman (tracks: 1, 4, 7 to 9), Myrna Matthews (tracks: 1, 4, 7 to 9), Scherrie Payne (tracks: 1, 4, 7 to 9)
- Bass – Randy Jackson
- Drums – Narada Michael Walden
- Guitar – Corrado Rustici
- Horns – Tower Of Power (tracks: 1, 3, 4, 8, 9)
- Keyboards – Frank Martin
- Percussion – Paulinho Da Costa (tracks: 1, 4, 6, 8,)
- Producer, Arranged By – Narada Michael Walden (tracks: 1 to 12, 15)
- Saxophone, Arranged By [Horns] – Marc Russo (tracks: 1, 3, 4, 8, 9)
- Trombone, Arranged By [Horns] – Wayne Wallace (tracks: 1, 3, 4, 8, 9)
- Trumpet, Arranged By [Horns] – Greg Adams (tracks: 1, 3, 4, 8, 9), Mic Gillette (tracks: 1, 3, 4, 8, 9)
NotesOriginally released in 1981
Reissue Produced by Paul Williams for House od Hits Productions, Ltd. with David Nathan.
Product Manager: John Hudson.
Mastered by Bill Lacey at Digital Sound & Pictures, NY.
Digital Transfers: Kip Smith at Sundazed Studios NYC.
Reissue Art Direction and Design: Mathieu Bitton.
Photo Credits: pages 2 and 11 (c)Waring Abbot/Michael Ochs Archives.com.
Reverse inlay: (c)Tom Copi/Michael Ochs Archives.com.
Liner notes: David Nathan.
Project Coordination: Neil Carfora, Laura Dorson, Jeremy Holiday, Stephanie Kika, Sue Raffman, BettyAnn Rizzo and Rob Santos.
12 pages Booklet inside
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 0 78221 06052 3
|AL 9576||Angela Bofill||Something About You (LP, Album)||Arista||AL 9576||US||1981|
|L 37742||Angela Bofill||Something About You (LP, Album)||Arista||L 37742||Australia||1981|
|ATC-9576||Angela Bofill||Something About You (Cass, Album, DOL)||Arista||ATC-9576||US||1981|
|SPART 1179||Angela Bofill||Something About You (LP, Album)||Arista||SPART 1179||UK||1981|
|AL 9576||Angela Bofill||Something About You (LP, Album, TP)||Arista||AL 9576||US||1981|