The Other Woman (Ray Parker, Jr. album)

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The Other Woman
Studio album by Ray Parker, Jr.
Released 1982
Genre R&B/Funk/Soul
Length 51:03
Label Arista
Funky Town Grooves
Producer Ray Parker, Jr.
Ray Parker, Jr. chronology
The Other Woman
(1982)
Woman Out Of Control
(1983)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [1]
Robert Christgau A- [2]

The Other Woman is the debut solo album by guitarist/singer/songwriter Ray Parker, Jr. released in 1982 on the Arista label. The album was remastered and expanded by Funky Town Grooves in June 2012 including 3 bonus tracks..

Track listing[edit]

# Title Writer(s) Length
1. "The Other Woman" Ray Parker Jr. 4:06
2. "Streetlove" Ray Parker Jr. 5:31
3. "Stay the Night" Ray Parker Jr. 4:03
4. "It's Our Own Affair" Ray Parker Jr. 3:54
5. "Let Me Go" Ray Parker Jr. 5:05
6. "Let's Get Off" Ray Parker Jr. 4:54
7. "Stop, Look Before You Love" Ray Parker Jr. 4:02
8. "Just Havin' Fun" Ray Parker Jr. 3:26
9. "The Other Woman" [12" Version] Ray Parker Jr. 5:54
10. "Bad Boy" [Non-Album Single] Ray Parker Jr. 4:14
11. "The Other Woman" [12" Instrumental Version] Ray Parker Jr. 5:54

Personnel[edit]

  • Ray Parker, Jr. - Drums, Bass, Piano, Guitar, Synthesizer
  • Charles Green - Saxophone, Flute
  • Ollie E. Brown - Percussion
  • Michael Boddicker - Vocoder
  • Larry Tolber - Drums on "Let Me Go"
  • Anita Sherman, Arnell Carmichael, J.D. Nicholas, Jerry Knight, Ray Parker, Jr., Lynn Smith - Background Vocals

Charts[edit]

Chart (1982) Peak
[3]
U.S. Billboard Top LPs 11
U.S. Billboard Top Black LPs 1
Singles
Year Single Peak chart positions
US
[3]
US
R&B

[3]
US
A/C

[3]
US
Dan

[3]
1982 "The Other Woman" 4 2 33 24
"Let Me Go" 38 3
"It's Our Own Affair" 106 44

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lytle, Craig. The Other Woman > review at AllMusic. Retrieved 2012-12-24.
  2. ^ Christgau, Robert. "The Other Woman > review". Robert Christgau. Retrieved 2012-12-24. 
  3. ^ a b c d e "US Charts > Ray Parker, Jr.". Billboard. Retrieved 2012-12-24. 

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