20/20 (George Benson album)

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20/20
20-20 (George Benson album) cover.jpg
Studio album by George Benson
Released January 7, 1985
Recorded 1984
Label Warner Bros.
Producer Russ Titelman, Michael Masser, Daniel Sembello, Michael Sembello
George Benson chronology
Pacific Fire
(1983)
20/20
(1985)
While the City Sleeps...
(1986)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 1.5/5 stars [1]

20/20 is a studio album by George Benson, released on the Warner Bros. record label in 1985. The lead single by the same name reached #48[2] on the Billboard Hot 100. The album was certified Gold by the RIAA.[3] "You Are the Love of My Life" was a duet with Roberta Flack; it was one of numerous songs used for Eden Capwell and Cruz Castillo on the American soap opera Santa Barbara. Also included on 20/20 is the original version of the song "Nothing's Gonna Change My Love for You" which would later become a smash hit for Hawaiian singer Glenn Medeiros.

Songwriters on the album include: Clif Magness, Mark Mueller, Tom Keane, James Newton Howard, Steve Lukather, Chuz Sembello, Daniel Sembello, Jon Sembello, Michael Sembello, Michael Masser, Gerry Goffin, Charles Trenet, Jack Lawrence, Cecil Womack, Linda Womack, Randy Goodrum, Steve Kipner, Neil Larsen, and Linda Creed.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Producer(s) Length
1. "No One Emotion"   Russ Titelman 3:55
2. "Please Don't Walk Away"   Titelman 3:51
3. "I Just Wanna Hang Around You"   Titelman 4:41
4. "Nothing's Gonna Change My Love for You"   Michael Masser; Gerry Goffin 4:04
5. "Beyond the Sea (La Mer)"   Titelman 4:10
6. "20/20"   Titelman 4:07
7. "New Day"   Titelman 4:27
8. "Hold Me"   Michael Sembello; Daniel Sembello 4:02
9. "Stand Up"   Titelman 5:07
10. "You Are the Love of My Life"   Masser 2:50

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ginell, Richard S.. 20/20 at AllMusic
  2. ^ Billboard Hot 100 [1]. Retrieved on 2010-12-08.
  3. ^ "American album certifications – George Benson – 20/20". Recording Industry Association of America.  If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Album, then click SEARCH