Miles Davis’ “You”re Under Arrest”

Miles Davis’ “You”re Under Arrest” is an album released on September 9, 1985.

LISTEN

Track listing : 1.One Phone Call,Street Scenes (Miles Davis) – 04:34 . 2.Human Nature (John Bettis, Steve Porcaro) – 04:30 . 3.Intro: MD 1,Something’s On Your Mind,MD 2 (Miles Davis, Hubert Eaves III, James D-Train Williams) – 07:17 . 4.Ms. Morrisine (Miles Davis, Morrisine Tynes Irving, Robert Irving III) – 04:57 . 5.Katia Prelude (Miles Davis, Robert Irving III) – 00:40 . 6.Katia (Miles Davis, Robert Irving III) – 07:37 . 7.Time After Time (Cyndi Lauper, Rob Hyman) – 03:37 . 8.You’re Under Arrest (John Scofield) – 06:14 . 9.Medley: Jean Pierre,You’re Under Arrest,Then There Were None (Miles Davis, Robert Irving III, John Scofield) – 03:23 .

Musicians : Miles Davis – Trumpet, Voices on (1), Synthesizer on (5 – 6) . John McLaughlin – Guitar on (4 – 5 – 6) . John Scofield – Guitar on (1 – 2 – 3 – 7 – 8 – 9) . Bob Berg – Soprano Saxophone on (1), Tenor Saxophone on (8 – 9) . Al Foster – Drums on (1 – 7 – 8 – 9) . Vince Wilburn, Jr. – Drums on (2 – 3 – 4 – 5 – 6) . Robert Irving III – Synthesizers, Celesta, Organ, Clavinet . Darryl Jones – Bass . Steve Thorton – Percussion, Spanish voice on (1) . Sting – French policeman’s voice on (1) . Marek Olko – Polish voice on (1) . James Prindiville – Handcuffs on (1) .

Production Produced by Miles Davis and Robert Irving III . Ron Lorman – Engineer . Bob Ludwig – Mastering . Tom Swift – Engineer, Mixing .

Package : Anthony Barboza – Photography . Miles Davis – Artwork .

Recorded January 26, 1984–January 10, 1985 at Record Plant Studio, New York .

Released on September 9, 1985 by Columbia.

Miles Davis

READ

Rolling Stone
Poor Miles. As a thinking man’s pop star, he’s unbankable in a market that increasingly depends on conditioned reflex. As a jazz blue blood, he’s been trading on credit for far too long. […]

Jazz.com
Most interesting is that, erected upon several chord combinations, the songwriting is more structurally challenging and complex than the majority of tracks the bandleader cut following the dissolution of his 1960s quintet featuring Shorter/Hancock/Carter/Williams. […]

Burning Ambulance
Miles Davis In The ’80sThe music on You’re Under Arrest owes a lot to ’80s R&B; it sounds like Prince, or Cameo, or any number of other groups having big radio hits at the time, just with a trumpet instead of a lead vocalist. […]

BUY

Miles Davis’ “You”re Under Arrest” M

AMAZON . ITUNES . CD UNIVERSE