Barbra Streisand’s ‘Emotion’

Barbra Streisand’s ‘Emotion’ is her twenty-third studio album released on October 9, 1984 by Columbia.

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Track Listing : 1.Emotion (Peter Bliss) – 04:58 . 2.Make No Mistake, He’S Mine (Kim Carnes ) – 04:10 . 3.Time Machine (Maurice White, Martin George Page, Brian Fairweather) – 04:56 . 4.Best I Could (Bobby Whiteside, Richard Parker) – 04:21 . 5.Left In The Dark (Jim Steinman) – 07:13 . 6.Heart Don’T Change My Mind (Diane Warren, Robbie Buchanan) – 04:56 . 7.When I Dream (Kathy Wakefield, Richard Baskin) – 04:31 . 8.You’Re A Step In The Right Direction (John Mellencamp, Barbra Streisand) – 03:54 . 9.Clear Sailing (Peter Mcian, Anne Black Montgomery) – 03:55 . 10.Here We Are At Last (Barbra Streisand, Richard Baskin) – 03:10

Musicians : Barbra Streisand . Kim Carnes – Vocals On (2) . Lee Holdridge – Conductor . Bobby Whiteside – Conductor . Maurice White – Vocals (Background) . The Pointer Sisters – Vocals (Background) . Steve Buslowe – Bass . Nathan East – Bass . Abraham Laboriel, Sr. – Bass . Bob Lizik – Bass . Neil Stubenhaus – Bass . Vinnie Colaiuta – Drums . Russ Kunkel – Drums . Tom Radtke – Drums . John “J.R.” Robinson – Drums . Max Weinberg – Drums . Ed Tossing – Fender Rhodes, Piano . Rick Derringer – Guitar . George Doering – Guitar . Don Felder – Guitar . Bruce Gaitsch – Guitar . Dennis Herring – Guitar . Dann Huff – Guitar . Paul Jackson, Jr. – Guitar . Steve Lukather – Guitar . Jeff Southworth – Guitar . Howie Rice – Guitar, Synthesizer . Albhy Galuten – Keyboards, Synthesizer . Michel Colombier – Keyboards . James Newton Howard – Keyboards . Art Johnson – Pedal Steel . Paulinho Da Costa – Percussion . Steve Forman – Percussion . Jimmy Maelen – Percussion . Jeff Porcaro – Percussion . Roy Bittan – Piano . Gary Chang – Programming, Synthesizer . Jerry Peterson – Saxophone . John Phillips – Saxophone . Earl Lon Price – Saxophone . Larry Fast – Synthesizer . Steve Mitchell – Synthesizer . Richard Ruttenberg – Synthesizer . Randy Waldman – Synthesizer . Peter Bliss – Guitar . Robbie Buchanan – Synthesizer . Rory Dodd – Vocals (Background) . Holly Sherwood – Vocals (Background) . Eric Troyer – Vocals (Background) . Monty Byrom – Vocals (Background) . Clydene Jackson Edwards – Vocals (Background) . Julia Tillman Waters – Vocals (Background) . Maxine Willard Waters – Vocals (Background)

Production : Produced By Richard Perry, Maurice White, Jim Steinman, Albhy Galuten, Kim Carnes . John Arrias – Engineer . Niko Bolas – Engineer . Richard Bosworth – Engineer . Ed Cherney – Engineer . Neil Dorfsman – Engineer . Mick Guzauski – Engineer . Rik Pekkonen – Engineer . John Richards – Engineer . Gary Skardina – Engineer . Jeremy Smith – Engineer . Jim Steinman – Arranger,Mixing, Producer . Nelson Ayres – Assistant Engineer . Hugh Davies – Assistant Engineer . Greg Droman – Assistant Engineer . David Dubow – Assistant Engineer . Murray Dvorkin – Assistant Engineer . Paul Ericksen – Assistant Engineer . Mark Ettel – Assistant Engineer . Mitch Gibson – Assistant Engineer . Dave Greenberg – Assistant Engineer . Glen Holguin – Assistant Engineer . Bruce Lampcov – Assistant Engineer . Roger Paglia – Assistant Engineer . Sharon Rice – Assistant Engineer . Alex Schmoll – Assistant Engineer . David Schober – Assistant Engineer . Paul Wertheimer – Assistant Engineer . Judy Clapp – Assistant Engineer, Engineer . Steve Hirsch – Assistant Engineer, Mixing . John Jansen – Associate Producer, Mixing . Jack Joseph Puig – Engineer, Mixing . Stephen Marcussen – Mastering . Don Gehman – Mixing

Package : Greg Gorman – Photography . Steve Shapiro – Photography

Recorded In 1984 At Los Angeles, California And New York City .

Released On October 9, 1984 By Columbia.

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allmusic
But as usually happens with such big budget efforts, the album lacked consistencyand as Columbia tried to pull several singles off it without notable success, it sold only to Streisand’s million-member base audience. […]

pastre @ Amazon
Emotion is a much mocked and maligned album by critics, fans, even Barbra herself. Many say she is simply not suitable for a pop material, that she should just leave these kinds of songs to other pop artists, Streisand herself said this. I disagree. […]

Barbra Streisand’s ‘Emotion’

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