Boomerang (soundtrack)

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Boomerang (soundtrack)
Boomerang Soundtrack.jpg
Soundtrack album by
Various artists
ReleasedJune 30, 1992
RecordedMarch – May 1992
Genre
Length55:24
LabelLaFace
Producer
Singles from Boomerang (soundtrack)
  1. "Give U My Heart"
    Released: June 15, 1992
  2. "End of the Road"
    Released: July 14, 1992
  3. "I'd Die Without You"
    Released: October 9, 1992
  4. "Love Shoulda Brought You Home"
    Released: December 4, 1992
  5. "7 Day Weekend"
    Released: 1992
  6. "Hot Sex"
    Released: 1992
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic3/5 stars[1]
Entertainment WeeklyA[2]

Boomerang: Original Soundtrack is the official soundtrack to Reginald Hudlin's 1992 film Boomerang. It was released on June 30, 1992 via LaFace Records. The album peaked at four on the U.S. Billboard 200 and reached the top spot on the R&B Albums chart. The album was certified gold in August 1992 and eventually reached triple-platinum status by April 1995.[3]

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleWriter(s)Producer(s)Length
1."Give U My Heart" (performed by Babyface and Toni Braxton)5:01
2."It's Gonna Be Alright" (performed by Aaron Hall and Charlie Wilson)
Buster & Shavoni5:34
3."Tonight Is Right" (performed by Keith Washington)
  • K. Edmonds
  • A. Reid
  • D. Simmons
  • Babyface
  • L.A. Reid
  • Daryl Simmons (co.)
4:28
4."I'd Die Without You" (performed by P.M. Dawn)A. CordesP.M. Dawn4:11
5."7 Day Weekend" (performed by Grace Jones)
4:56
6."End of the Road" (performed by Boyz II Men)
  • K. Edmonds
  • A. Reid
  • D. Simmons
  • Babyface
  • L.A. Reid
  • Daryl Simmons (co.)
5:48
7."Reversal of a Dog" (performed by Damian Dame, Highland Place Mobsters, TLC and Toni Braxton)
  • K. Edmonds
  • A. Reid
  • D. Simmons
  • M. Davis
  • L. Lopes
  • Babyface
  • L.A. Reid
5:45
8."Love Shoulda Brought You Home" (performed by Toni Braxton)
  • K. Edmonds
  • D. Simmons
  • B. Watson
  • Babyface
  • L.A. Reid
  • Daryl Simmons (co.)
4:56
9."There U Go" (performed by Johnny Gill)
  • K. Edmonds
  • A. Reid
  • D. Simmons
  • Babyface
  • L.A. Reid
  • Daryl Simmons (co.)
5:16
10."Don't Wanna Love You" (performed by Shanice)
  • K. Edmonds
  • A. Reid
  • D. Simmons
  • Babyface
  • L.A. Reid
  • Daryl Simmons (co.)
4:32
11."Feels Like Heaven" (performed by Kenny Vaughan and The Art of Love)K. VaughanKenny Vaughan2:04
12."Hot Sex" (performed by A Tribe Called Quest)A Tribe Called Quest2:45
Total length:55:24
Sample credits

Chart history[edit]

Album[edit]

Chart (1992) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard 200 4
U.S. R&B Albums 1

Singles[edit]

Year Single Peak chart positions
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 U.S. Hot Dance Music/Maxi-Singles Sales U.S. Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks U.S. Rhythmic Top 40 U.S. Top 40 Mainstream
1992 "Give U My Heart" 29 2 32
"End of the Road" 1 1 1 1
"I'd Die Without You" 3 21 16 2 2
"Hot Sex" 27 99
"Love Shoulda Brought You Home" 33 4 19
"I Don't Wanna Love You" 57

"—" denotes releases that did not chart.

Personnel[edit]

Information taken from Allmusic.

  • bass – Kayo, Debra Killings
  • composing – Jonathan Davis, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Malik Taylor
  • coordination – Constance Armstrong, Sharliss Ashbury
  • drums – L.A. Reid
  • executive production – L.A. Reid
  • keyboards – Babyface, Bo Watson
  • mastering – Chris Gehringer
  • music supervision – Bill Stephney
  • percussion – L.A. Reid
  • performer(s) – Babyface, Boyz II Men, Toni Braxton, Damian Dame, Johnny Gill, Aaron Hall, Highland Place Mobsters, Grace Jones, P.M. Dawn, Shanice, TLC, A Tribe Called Quest, Keith Washington, Charlie Wilson
  • piano – Jim Lunarci, Vance Taylor
  • production – Dallas Austin, Babyface, Buster, P.M. Dawn, Randy Ran, L.A. Reid, Shavoni, Daryl Simmons, A Tribe Called Quest, Kenny Vaughan
  • technical assistance – Donald Parks
  • vocals – Babyface, Boo Boo, Boyz II Men, Toni Braxton, Damian Dame, Johnny Gill, Aaron Hall, Grace Jones, LaFace Cartel, Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes, P.M. Dawn, Shanice, T-Boz, A Tribe Called Quest, Kenny Vaughan, Keith Washington
  • vocals (background) – Babyface, Toni Braxton, Deah Dame, Kevon Edmonds, Melvin Edmonds, Debra Killings, Maniac, Keith Michell, Tye-V, Charlie Wilson

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Erlewine, Stephen Thomas. "Boomerang [Original Soundtrack] - Original Soundtrack | Songs, Reviews, Credits". AllMusic. Retrieved February 19, 2019.
  2. ^ Linden, Amy (July 31, 1992). "Music Review: 'Boomerang'". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved February 19, 2019.
  3. ^ "RIAA - Gold & Platinum - March 6, 2011 : Search Results - Boomerang". RIAA. Archived from the original on September 24, 2015. Retrieved 2011-03-06.

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