Body, Mind, Soul

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Body, Mind, Soul
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Studio album by Debbie Gibson
Released January 19, 1993 (U.S.)
Recorded 1992 at Electric Blue Studios & Electric Lady Studios, [NYC]
Genre Pop, dance-pop, pop rock, new jack swing
Length 47:33
Label Atlantic
Producer Deborah Gibson, Evan Rogers, Carl Sturken, Elliott Wolff, Phil Ramone
Debbie Gibson album chronology
Anything is Possible
(1990)
Body, Mind, Soul
(1993)
Think with Your Heart
(1995)
Singles from Body, Mind, Soul
  1. "Losin' Myself"
    Released: January 1993
  2. "Shock Your Mama"
    Released: March 1993
  3. "How Can This Be"
    Released: 1993
  4. "Free Me"
    Released: 1993
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars link
Rolling Stone 3/5 stars [1]

Body, Mind, Soul (Atlantic 82451-2) is the fourth album by American singer songwriter Debbie Gibson.

Released January 19th, 1993, the album failed to find favor with the record buying public and missed out on the US top 100, peaking at #109, and also in the UK when it was released a few months later. However, the album was a hit in Japan, peaking at #13 on the charts.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Love or Money" (D. Gibson, E. Rogers, C. Sturken) (4:06)
  2. "Do You Have It in Your Heart" (D. Gibson, E. Rogers, C. Sturken) (4:45)
  3. "Free Me" (D. Gibson, E. Rogers, C. Sturken) (4:27)
  4. "Shock Your Mama" (D. Gibson, E. Rogers, C. Sturken) (4:07)
  5. "Losin' Myself" (D. Gibson, E. Rogers, C. Sturken) (5:17)
  6. "How Can This Be?" (D. Gibson) (3:57)
  7. "When I Say No" (D. Gibson) (3:54)
  8. "Little Birdie" (D. Gibson) (3:59)
  9. "Kisses 4 One" (D. Gibson) (3:49)
  10. "Tear Down These Walls" (D. Gibson) (4:18)
  11. "Goodbye" (D. Gibson, C. Bayer-Sager, N. Michael Walden) (4:47)
  12. "Eyes of the Child" (2:20) (only on the Japanese release of the album AMCY-505)

Personnel[edit]

Musicians

  • Debbie Gibson-lead and backup vocals, keyboards
  • Carl Sturken-keyboards, guitars, drums, "The Guys" on track 1 (tracks 1-5, 11)
  • Eric Rehl-keyboards, drums (tracks 6, 10)
  • Elliott Wolff-tracks (tracks 7-9)
  • Alan Ferrante-guitar (tracks 7-8)
  • Ira Siegel-guitar (track 10)
  • John "Noodle" Nevin-bass guitar (tracks 4, 11)
  • Bashiri Johnson-percussion (tracks 1-9)
  • Sammy Figueroa-percussion (track 10)
  • Andy Snitzel-saxophone (track 6)
  • Dave Koz-saxophone (tracks 8-9)
  • Evan Rogers-backup vocals "The Guys" on track 1 (tracks 1-5, 11)
  • Darroll Gustamachio-"The Guys" (track 1)
  • David Kutch-"The Guys" (track 1)
  • Kevin Wright-backup vocals (tracks 4, 11)
  • Robin Clark-backup vocals (track 6)
  • Michelle Cobbs-backup vocals (track 6)
  • Diva Gray-backup vocals (tracks 6, 10)
  • Jill Dell'Anzte-backup vocals (track 10)
  • Vaneese Thomas-backup vocals (track 10)

Production

  • Debbie Gibson-arranger
  • Carl Sturken-arranger (tracks 1-5, 11)
  • Evan Rogers-arranger (tracks 1-5, 11)
  • Eric Rehl-arranger (tracks 6, 10)
  • Elliott Wolff-arranger (7-9)
  • Phil Ramone-arranger (track 10)
  • Darroll Gustamachio-engineer, mixing (Visual Sound Design, Inc.) (tracks 1-6, 10-11)
  • Fred Guarino-engineer (tracks 6-10)
  • David Kutch-engineer, assistant engineer, mix engineer
  • Spyros Poulos-additional programming engineer (tracks 7-9)
  • Steve Peck-mixing (tracks 7-9)
  • Jennifer Bette-additional mix engineer (tracks 7-9)
  • Richard Travali-additional recording (tracks 4, 7-9)
  • Mark Gaide-additional recording (track 10)
  • Thomas Bricker-art direction
  • Dah Len Wee-photography
  • Diane Gibson-Management (GMI)
  • Herb "Pump" Powers-mastering (The Hit Factory DMS)