Alyssa is Alyssa Milano's self-titled second album, released October 25, 1989. On this album she worked with most of the same producers she had worked with on the first album. It wasn't until her third studio album that she went for a different sound with different producers. The album was also released as a Picture Disc Edition.
The album peaked at #15 on the Japanese Oricon Albums Chart for a total of five weeks.
Track listing [ edit ]
"I Just Wanna Be Loved"
(Joey Carbone, Dennis Belfield) - 3:25 "I Had A Dream"
(Joey Carbone, Dennis Belfield) - 3:45 "Step By Step"
(Joey Carbone, Dennis Belfield) - 4:57 "Can You Feel It"
(Joey Carbone, Tom Milano) - 4:37 "Destiny"
(Joey Carbone) - 4:48 "Happiness"
(Joey Carbone, Tom Milano, Mark Davis) - 3:41 "Give A Little Kindness"
(Joey Carbone, Tom Milano) - 3:50 "Be My Baby/Tell Me That You Love Me - Medley"
(Jeff Barry, Phil Spector, Ellie Greenich /Joey Carbone, Tom Milano) - 4:36 "Let My Love Show You"
(Tom Milano, Gary Mallaber) - 3:39 "We Need The Children"
(Alyssa Milano, Joey Carbone, Tom Milano) - 5:08
Singles [ edit ]
"I Had A Dream"
"Can You Feel It"
October 21, 1989
"Give A Little Kindness"
Album credits [ edit ]
Personnel [ edit ]
Bill Purse, Joey Carbone, Tom Milano, Mark Davis, John D’Andrea - Synthesizers
John Goux, Teddy Castelluci - Guitar
Alyssa Milano, Beth Andersen, Gail Lennon, Andrea Robinson, Carmen Twillie, Donna Davidson - Background Vocals
Joel Peskin, David Woodford - Sax
Gary Mallaber - Additional Drums on “We Need The Children”
St. John Eudes Children's Choir - Choir (“We Need The Children”)
Judith Storey - Choir Director
Production [ edit ]
Producers: Joey Carbone, Katz Nagasawa, Tom Milano
Arrangers: Joey Carbone, Tom Milano
Engineers: Bill Purse (Windom Records), Eddie King (King Sound Studio), John D’Andrea (Midi Gritti Heaven Studio), Mark Davis
Mixing: Leslie Ann Jones (Capitol Recording Studios)
Drum & Synthesizer programming: Bill Purse, John D‘Andrea, Tom Milano, Mark Davis
Executive Producers: Harry Kaneko for
Pony Canyon INC. and Sammy Masada for Marubeni Corporation
Pony Canyon Producer: Masa Shigeno
Management: Sam Kazama and Michael O’Connor
Agency: Ford Models Japan
Styling: Beth Bickson & Lauren Ehrenfeld
Photography: Michael O’Connor
Hair & Makeup: Kenneth Gonzales & Johnny Hernandez
Wall Paintings: Geof Millar
Chart performance [ edit ]
Oricon Albums Chart [3 ] 15
References [ edit ]