Cameosis

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Cameosis
Studio album by Cameo
Released April 24, 1980
Recorded 1979-1980
at H&L Studios
(Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey)
Genre Soul, funk
Length 33:32
Label Chocolate City Records
Producer Larry Blackmon
Cameo chronology
Secret Omen
(1979)
Cameosis
(1980)
Feel Me
(1980)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars link

Cameosis is the fifth album by the funk/soul band Cameo, released in 1980.

Reception[edit]

Cameosis charted number one on the R&B album charts and number twenty five on the Billboard 200 album charts. The two singles, "Shake Your Pants" and "We're Goin' Out Tonight", charted on the R&B singles charts at number 10 and 11 respectively.

Track listing[edit]

  1. Cameosis – (Larry Blackmon, Aaron Mills) 4:09
  2. Shake Your Pants – (Larry Blackmon) 6:21
  3. Please You – (Larry Blackmon, Gregory Johnson) 4:15
  4. We're Goin' Out Tonight – (Larry Blackmon, Nathan Leftenant, Tomi Jenkins) 4:40
  5. I Care for You – (Larry Blackmon, Anthony Lockett) 4:34
  6. On the One – (Larry Blackmon, Anthony Lockett, Tomi Jenkins) 4:59
  7. Why Have I Lost You – (Larry Blackmon) 4:34

Personnel[edit]

Cameo[edit]

  • Larry Blackmon - lead vocals, drums, percussion
  • Gregory Johnson - keyboards, Fender Rhodes, vocals
  • Aaron Mills - bass guitar, vocals
  • Thomas 'T.C.' Campbell - piano, Fender Rhodes, Moog synthesizer
  • Anthony Lockett - guitar, vocals
  • Arnett Leftenant - saxophone, vocals
  • Nathan Leftenant - trumpet, vocals
  • Jeryl Bright - trombone
  • Tomi Jenkins, Wayne Cooper - vocals

Others[edit]

  • Arthur Young - trumpet
  • Angel Allende - congas

Charts[edit]

Year Album Chart positions[1]
US US
R&B
1980 Cameosis 25 1

Singles[edit]

Year Single Chart positions[2]
US US
R&B
US
Dance
1980 "We're Goin' Out Tonight" 11
"Shake Your Pants" 10

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cameo US albums chart history". allmusic.com. Retrieved 18 July 2011. 
  2. ^ "Cameo US singles chart history". allmusic.com. Retrieved 18 July 2011. 

External links[edit]