Standing Together (George Benson album)

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Standing Together
Studio album by George Benson
Released June 2, 1998
Genre Jazz
Length 44:22
Label GRP
Producer Paul Brown
George Benson chronology
That's Right
(1996)
Standing Together
(1998)
Absolute Benson
(2000)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Standing Together is an album by jazz musician George Benson, which was released in 1998.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "C-Smooth" (DeChown Jenkins, Jaz Sawyer)
  2. "Standing Together" (Manuel Seals, Steven Dubin)
  3. "All I Know" (Peter Roberts, Scott Cross)
  4. "Cruise Control" (Alex Al, Paul Peterson, Ricky Peterson)
  5. "Poquito Spanish, Poquito Funk" (George Benson, Carl K. Gonzalez, Louie Vega)
  6. "Still Waters" (Larry Loftin)
  7. "Fly By Night" (Paul Brown, Steven Dubin, Tim Heintz)
  8. "Back To Love" (Audrez Martells, Gary Haas)
  9. "Keep Rollin'" (Gerald McCauley, Nils Jiptner)

Bonus Track[edit]

10. "You Can Do It, Baby" (George Benson, Carl K. Gonzalez, Louie Vega)

Japanese Bonus Track[edit]

11. "Turn It Up"

Personnel[edit]

  • Alex Al – bass
  • Marc Antoineguitar
  • Gary Benson – guitar
  • George Benson – guitar, vocals
  • Lenny Castropercussion
  • Melvin Davis – keyboards
  • Tim Heintz – keyboards, synthesizer strings
  • Carlos Henríquez – upright bass
  • Jerry Hey – horn arrangements, trumpet
  • Paul Jackson, Jr. – electric guitar
  • Dechown Jenkens – arranger, rhythm guitar
  • Larry Kimpel – bass
  • Nils Lofgren – rhythm guitar
  • Gerald McCauley – keyboards, producer, programming
  • Albert Sterling Menendez – keyboards
  • Ricky Peterson – arranger, keyboards, moog synthesizer, piano, vibraphone
  • Luisito Quintero – percussion
  • Bill Reichenbach Jr. – trombone
  • Lil' John Roberts – cymbals, drums
  • Mike Sims – guitar
  • Larry Williams – saxophone
  • Bridgette Bryant-Fiddmont, Reggie Burrell, Sue Ann Carwell, Kevin Edmonds, Vonciele Faggatt, Jeff Peseetto, Fred White = background vocals

Production:

  • Robert C. Benson – programming
  • Stuart Brawley – assistant engineer
  • Paul Brown – mixing, producer, programming
  • Martin Christianson – engineer
  • Dave Darlington – engineer, mixing
  • Steve Dubin – arranger, producer
  • Daniela Federici – photography
  • Kenny "Dope" Gonzalez – mixing, producer
  • Hollis King – art direction
  • Tommy LiPuma – executive producer
  • Oscar Monsalve – assistant engineer
  • Rick Pohronezny – assistant Engineer
  • Oscar Ramirez – assistant engineer
  • David Rideau – engineer, mixing
  • Doug Sax – mastering
  • Lexy Shroyer – production coordination
  • Dan Steinberg – assistant engineer
  • Daniel Steinberg – assistant engineer
  • Tim Tan – engineer
  • "Little" Louie Vega – composer, mixing, producer
  • Isabelle Wong – graphic design
  • Wassim Zreik – assistant engineer

References[edit]

  1. ^ Widran, Jonathan. Standing Together (George Benson album) at AllMusic. Retrieved 1 September 2011.