New Orleans (PJ Morton album)

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New Orleans
Studio album by PJ Morton
Released May 14, 2013 (2013-05-14) (U.S.)
Recorded 2012–2013
Encore Studios
Burbank, California
Dogwood Recording Studios
Conyers, Georgia
Fever Recording Studios
North Hollywood, California
Genre
Length 34:10
Label Young Money Entertainment, Cash Money Records, Universal Republic
Producer PJ Morton, Warryn Campbell
PJ Morton chronology
Following My First Mind
(2012)
New Orleans
(2013)
Singles from New Orleans
  1. "Only One"
    Released: January 28, 2013
  2. "Heavy"
    Released: February 14, 2014

New Orleans is the major-label debut studio album by American singer-songwriter PJ Morton. The album was released on May 14, 2013, under Young Money, Cash Money and Republic Records.[1][2] The album is primarily produced by PJ Morton and features guest appearances by Lil Wayne, Tweet, Stevie Wonder, Busta Rhymes and Adam Levine.[3]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Producer(s) Length
1. "New Orleans"   PJ Morton 1:35
2. "Only One" (featuring Stevie Wonder) PJ Morton, Warryn Campbell 3:52
3. "Never Get Over You" (featuring Busta Rhymes) PJ Morton 1:22
4. "Heavy" (featuring Adam Levine) PJ Morton 3:07
5. "Hard Enough"   PJ Morton 3:32
6. "Work It Out"   PJ Morton, Warryn Campbell 3:32
7. "Trade It All"   PJ Morton 3:18
8. "First Sight"   PJ Morton, Warryn Campbell 2:28
9. "Always Be"   PJ Morton 2:59
10. "Go Alone"   PJ Morton 4:31
11. "Motions"   PJ Morton 3:54
12. "Love You More" (featuring Tweet) (Bonus Track) PJ Morton 3:28
13. "Lover" (featuring Lil Wayne) (Bonus Track) PJ Morton 3:04

Charts[edit]

  • Billboard Heatseekers

Awards and nominations[edit]

The album's lead single, "Only One," which features Stevie Wonder, was nominated for the Best R&B Song at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards in 2014.

Personnel[edit]

  • PJ Morton - vocals, bass, keyboards, drum programming
  • Warryn Campbell - additional drum programming, additional keyboards
  • Mike Moore - drums
  • Chris "Daddy" Dave - drums
  • Jesse Bond - guitar
  • James Valentine - guitar
  • Brian Cockerham - bass
  • Ed Clark - drums
  • Curt Chambers - guitar
  • James King, Dontae Winslow - trumpet
  • Dwayne Dugger, Kamasi Washington - saxophone
  • Stephanie Matthews, Brittany Cotto, Marisa Sorajja, Adrienne Woods, Clair Courchene - strings
  • Noah "Mailbox" Passavoy, Ron Benner, Bruce Buechner - recording engineers
  • Fabian Marascuillo, Manny Marroquin - mixing
  • Chris Athens - mastering
  • Dwayne Carter, Jermaine Preyan, Ronald "Slim" Williams, Bryan "Birdman" Williams - executive producers
  • Steven Taylor - photography
  • Joe Spix - art direction
  • Joe Spix, Olivia Smith - package design

References[edit]

  1. ^ "iTunes - Music - New Orleans (Deluxe Version) by PJ Morton". Itunes.apple.com. Retrieved 2013-05-15. 
  2. ^ "New Orleans - PJ Morton : Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards". AllMusic. Retrieved 2013-05-15. 
  3. ^ "New Orleans: PJ Morton: Music". Amazon.com. Retrieved 2013-05-15.