Your Secret Love

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Your Secret Love
Studio album by Luther Vandross
Released October 1, 1996 (U.S.)
Recorded Camel Island Studios
(Los Angeles, California)
Genre R&B, soul
Label Epic
Producer Luther Vandross (also executive), Marcus Miller, Nat Adderley, Jr.
Luther Vandross chronology
This Is Christmas
(1995)
Your Secret Love
(1996)
One Night with You: The Best of Love, Volume 2
(1997)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [1]
Chicago Tribune 3/4 stars [2]
Entertainment Weekly B− [3]
Q 3/5 stars [4]
Vibe (favorable) [4]

Your Secret Love is the tenth studio album (thirteenth overall) by American R&B/soul singer Luther Vandross, released on October 1, 1996 (see 1996 in music). The album's title track won the Grammy Award for "Best Male R&B Vocal Performance" and was nominated for "Best R&B Song" in 1997. It was his final album for Epic Records.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Your Secret Love"   Luther Vandross, Reed Vertelney 4:12
2. "Love Don't Love You Anymore"   Vandross 5:12
3. "It's Hard for Me to Say"   Vandross, Skip Anderson 4:34
4. "Crazy Love"   David Lasley, Robin Lerner, Marsha Malamet, Allan Rich 5:13
5. "I Can Make It Better"   Vandross, Marcus Miller 5:35
6. "Too Proud to Beg"   Vandross, Vertelney 4:50
7. "I Can't Wait No Longer (Let's Do This) (featuring Deidra "Spin" Roper)"   Miller, Dee Dee Roper 5:39
8. "Nobody to Love"   Vandross, Miller 5:45
9. "Whether or Not the World Gets Better (featuring Lisa Fischer)"   Vandross 5:31
10. "This Time I'm Right"   Vandross 5:07
11. "Knocks Me Off My Feet"   Stevie Wonder 3:44
12. "Goin' Out of My Head"   Teddy Randazzo, Bob Weinstein 5:17

Charts[edit]

Chart (1996) Peak
position
UK Albums Chart 14
US Billboard 200 9
US Billboard Top R&B Albums 2

References[edit]

  1. ^ Your Secret Love at AllMusic
  2. ^ Kot, Greg (1996-10-11). "Luther Vandross Your Secret Love (Epic)". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved 2013-04-04. 
  3. ^ Browne, David (1996-10-04). "Your Secret Love Review". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved 2013-04-04. 
  4. ^ a b "Luther Vandross - Your Secret Love CD Album". CD Universe. Retrieved 2013-04-04.