Stevie Wonder’s ‘Conversation Peace’ is his twenty second album released on March 21, 1995 by Motown.
Track Listing : 1.Rain Your Love Down (Stevie Wonder) – 06:08 . 2.Edge Of Eternity (Stevie Wonder) – 06:01 . 3.Taboo To Love (Stevie Wonder) – 04:25 . 4.Take The Time Out (Stevie Wonder) – 05:05 . 5.I’M New (Stevie Wonder) – 05:41 . 6.My Love Is With You (Stevie Wonder) – 05:54 . 7.Treat Myself (Wonder, Stephanie Andrews) – 04:55 . 8.Tomorrow Robins Will Sing (Stevie Wonder) – 04:46 . 9.Sensuous Whisper (Stevie Wonder) – 05:47 . 10.For Your Love (Stevie Wonder) – 05:00 . 11.Cold Chill (Stevie Wonder) – 06:53 . 12.Sorry (Stevie Wonder) – 06:45 . 13.Conversation Peace (Stevie Wonder) – 06:39
Musicians : Stevie Wonder – Guitar, Keyboards, Vocals . Anita Baker – Background Vocals . Ladysmith Black Mambazo – Background Vocals . The Winans – Background Vocals . Syreeta Wright – Background Vocals . Deniece Williams – Background Vocals . Ollie Brown – Conductor . Lenny Castro – Percussion . Munyungo Jackson – Percussion . Gary Kuo – Percussion . Bill Summers – Percussion . Ernie Fields, Jr. – Tenor Saxophone . Terence Blanchard – Trumpet . Branford Marsalis – Saxophone . Greg Phillinganes – Keyboards . Melvin “Wah Wah” Ragin – Guitar . Ben Bridges – Guitar . Greg Moore – Guitar . Nathan Watts – Bass, Background Vocals . Take 6 – Background Vocals . Gary Bias – Sax (Alto) . John Stephens – Sax (Alto) . Ray Brown – Sax (Tenor) . Jorge Areiniega – Trumpet . Ronald Brown – Trumpet . Fernando Pullum – Trumpet . Nolan Andrew Smith – Trumpet . Derrick Perkins – Loops, Programming . Kimberly Brewer – Vocals (Background) . Daryl Coley – Vocals (Background) . Julie Delgado – Vocals (Background) . Katrina Harper – Vocals (Background) . Kenneth Harris – Vocals (Background) . Bobette Harrison-Jamison – Vocals (Background) . Dorian Holley – Vocals (Background) . Jazzyfatnastees – Vocals (Background) . Keith John – Vocals (Background) . Marva King – Vocals (Background) . Melody Mccully – Vocals (Background) . Della Miles – Vocals (Background) . Aisha Morris – Vocals (Background) . Katrina Perkins – Vocals (Background) . Marvin Winans – Vocals (Background) . Stephanie Andrews – Vocals (Background)
Production : Produced By Stevie Wonder . Robert Margouleff – Mixing . Dr. Henry Panion Iii – Mixing . Jim Champagne – Assistant Engineer . Ryan Foster – Assistant Engineer . Tim Hoogenakker – Assistant Engineer . Neil Perry – Assistant Engineer . Steve Durkee – Engineer . R.R. Harlan – Engineer . Kimm James – Engineer . Brant Biles – Mixing . Robert Margouleff – Mixing
Package : Jonathan Clark – Artwork . Todd Gray – Photography
Released On March 21, 1995 By Motown.
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