Colored Lights: The Broadway Album

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Colored Lights: The Broadway Album
Studio album tribute to various shows by Debbie Gibson
Released 2003 (U.S.)
Genre Musicals
Standards
Length 49:38
Label Fynsworth Alley
Producer Debbie Gibson, William Meade
Debbie Gibson album chronology
M.Y.O.B.
(2001)
Colored Lights: The Broadway Album
(2003)
Memory Lane, Volume 1
2005
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [1]

Colored Lights: The Broadway Album is the eighth studio album--and the first tribute album--by American singer-songwriter-actress Debbie Gibson. Released in 2003 on the Fynsworth Alley label, it includes songs from nine preexisting theatre musicals and one from her own original theatre musical Skirts.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Let Me Entertain You (from Gypsy: A Musical Fable)" (Sondheim, Styne) – 2:14
  2. "Blame It on the Summer Night (from Rags)" (Schwartz, Strouse) – 4:39
  3. "Raise the Roof! (from The Wild Party)" (Lippa) – 3:28
  4. "I'd Rather Leave While I'm In Love (from The Boy from Oz)" (Allen, Sager) – 3:22
  5. "On My Own (from Les Misérables)" (Boublil, Schonberg) – 4:30
  6. "Colored Lights (from The Rink)" (Ebb, Kander) – 6:06
  7. "I'm the Greatest Star (from Funny Girl)" (Merrill, Styne) – 4:09
  8. "Who Are You Now? (from Funny Girl)" (Merrill, Styne) – 3:29
  9. "They All Laughed (from Shall We Dance?)" (Gershwin) 2:22
  10. "Sex (from Skirts)" (Gibson) – 2:28
  11. "Maybe This Time (from Cabaret)" (Ebb, Kander) – 3:00
  12. "I Enjoy Being a Girl (from Flower Drum Song)" (Hammerstein, Rodgers) – 4:36
  13. "Anytime (I Am There) (from Elegies: A Song Cycle)" (Finn) – 5:08

Personnel[edit]

  • Ron Abel – Conductor, Keyboards, Producer, Orchestration, Musical Director
  • Greg Arnold's Tricycle – Mastering
  • Mike Brewer – Assistant
  • Ruth Bruegger – Violin
  • Debra Byrd – Background vocals
  • Mark Converse – Percussion, Drums
  • Phillip D. Feather – Reeds
  • Dan Fornero – Trumpet
  • John Fumo – Trumpet
  • Ray "The Closer" Garcia – Background vocals
  • Chris Gehringer – Mastering
  • Grant Geissman – Guitar
  • Debbie Gibson – Producer
  • Jesse Gorman – Assistant Engineer
  • Mark Hollingsworth – Reeds
  • John Krovozc – Cello
  • Randy Landas – Bass
  • Sylvia MacCalla – Background vocals
  • Joan Marcus – Photography
  • Jean Marinelli – French Horn
  • William Meade – Producer
  • Kevin Merrill – Photography
  • Lanny Meyers – Orchestration
  • Ilene Novog – Viola
  • Cheryl Ongaro – Violin
  • Steve Orich – Keyboards, Orchestration
  • Vladimir Polimatidi – Violin
  • Alex Rannie – Harp
  • Gabe Sganga – Assistant Engineer
  • Jerry Sharell – Background vocals
  • David Stout – Trombone
  • Chris Tergesen – Engineer
  • Mark Wilder – Mastering
  • Michael Yuen – Art Direction, Package Design

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