Recording information: Atlantic Recording Studios; Avatar Studios; Brooklyn Recording; Clinton Studios; Garey Shelton Productions; Hit Factory/Critera Studios; Nunoise Studio; Right Track Studios; Sony Studios.
Photographers: Jeff Chenault; Chris Callis.
Arrangers: Joe Mardin; Arif Mardin.
Rolling Stone (p.70) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "On this jazzy collection of Mardin productions, instrumental finesse connects the tracks....Here, the credit 'produced by Arif Mardin' continues to mean great things."
Record Collector (magazine) (p.86) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "[A]n intriguing collection of songs....Dominated by jazz and blues numbers, the set reflects Mardin's passion for American music..."
Uncut (magazine) (p.88) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]his album's material is culled from 30 years of recording, and the opulent settings highlight Mardin's formidable jazz chops..."
Greatest Ears in Town, The - (featuring Bette Midler/Barry Gibb)
So Blue - (featuring David Sanborn/Chaka Khan)
No Way Out
Goodbye To Rio
So Many Nights
Calls a Soft Voice
Longing for You
Willie's After Hours (Lone Star Blues) - (featuring Willie Nelson)
All My Friends Are Here - (featuring Cissy Houston/Daryl Hall & John Oates/Lalah Hathaway/Phil Collins/Randy Brecker/Robin Gibb/The Average White Band/The Rascals/Barry Gibb)