Jeffrey Osborne (album)

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Jeffrey Osborne
Studio album by Jeffrey Osborne
Released 1982
Recorded 1981-1982
Genre R&B, Pop
Length 39:40
Label A&M
Producer George Duke
Jeffrey Osborne chronology
Jeffrey Osborne
(1982)
Stay With Me Tonight
(1983)

Jeffrey Osborne is the self-titled debut album from Jeffrey Osborne, released in 1982 on A&M after leaving L.T.D. for a solo career.

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars [1]

The album reached number 49 on the Billboard 200 albums chart along with two singles, "On The Wings Of Love" and "I Really Don't Need No Light", peaking at numbers 29 and 39 on the Billboard Hot 100, respectively. Jeffrey Osborne wrote the lyrics for the former (Peter Schless composed the music).

Track listing[edit]

  1. "New Love" (4:10) (Geoffrey Leib)
  2. "Eenie Meenie" (4:23) (Raymond Lee Pounds, Michael Sembello)
  3. "I Really Don't Need No Light" (3:40) (Jeffrey Osborne, David "Hawk" Wolinski)
  4. "On The Wings of Love" (4:00) (Osborne (lyrics), Peter Schless (music))
  5. "Ready for Your Love" (3:59) (Osborne, Ron Kersey)
  6. "Who You Talkin' To?" (3:51) (Osborne, Tony Maiden)
  7. "You Were Made to Love" (3:11) (Osborne, Len Ron Hanks)
  8. "Ain't Nothin' Missin" (4:09) (Osborne, Leib, Michael Dorian)
  9. "Baby" (4:18) (Osborne, Jamaal Franklin)
  10. "Congratulations" (2:56) (Osborne, Jeffrey Kerr)

Personnel[edit]

Charts[edit]

Year Album Chart positions[2]
US US
R&B
1982 Jeffrey Osborne 49 3

Singles[edit]

Year Single Chart positions[3]
US US
R&B
US
Dance
1982 "I Really Don't Need No Light" 39 3 42
"On The Wings Of Love" 29 13

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