‘Fourplay’ is their eponymous debut album (featuring Harvey Mason, Lee Ritenour, Nathan East & Bob James) released on September 17, 1991 by Warner Bros. Records.
Track listing : 1.Bali Run (Lee Ritenour, Bob James) – 05:32 . 2.101 Eastbound (Nathan East, Marcel East) – 05:57 . 3.Foreplay (Lee Ritenour) – 05:26 . 4.Moonjogger (Bob James) – 06:16 . 5.Max-O-Man (Harvey Mason, Sr., Michael Lang) – 05:33 . 6.After the Dance (Marvin Gaye, T-Boy Ross, Leon Ware) – 06:05 . 7.Quadrille (Marvin Gaye, Bob James) – 05:43 . 8.Midnight Stroll (Harvey Mason, Sr.) – 04:44 . 9.October Morning (Lee Ritenour) – 05:01 . 10.Wish You Were Here (Lee Ritenour) – 06:11 . 11.Rain Forest (Bob James) – 06:05 .
Musicians : Fourplay – . Bob James – Yamaha C7 Midi Grand Piano, Synthesizers, Keyboards and Programming . Nathan East – Yamaha LB1 5-String Bass, TRB 6-String Bass, Background vocals . Lee Ritenour – Guitar; Gibson ES-335, Gibson L-5, Gibson Midi-Max Guitar Synthesizer, Gibson Chet Atkins Electric/Classical Guitar, Roger Sadowski Electric/Classical Guitar . Harvey Mason – Gretsch Drums, Gibraltar Racks, Brady Snare Drums, Vic Firth Drums Sticks . Patti LaBelle – Background vocals . Philip Bailey – Background vocals . El DeBarge – Lead Vocals on (6), Background vocals .
Production Produced by Fourplay . Don Murray – Engineer . Mike Kloster – Assistant Engineer . Marcel East – Engineering & Overdubs . Don Murray – Engineer, Mixing . Clif Norrell – Assistant Engineer . Robert Vosgien – Digital Editing & Mastering . Wally Traugott – Mastering . Spencer Chrislu – Mastering, .
Package : Kim Champagne – Art Direction . Brian Lee – Graphic Design . Stuart Watson – Photography . Leslie Wintner – Design .
Recorded in 1991 at Ocean Way Studios in Hollywood, California .
Released on September 17, 1991 by Warner Bros. Records.