Come Get It!

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Come Get It!
Come get it rick james.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedApril 20, 1978 (1978-04-20)
Recorded1977–1978
StudioCross-Eyed Bear Studios, Clarence, New York and Record Plant, New York, NY
GenreFunk, soul
Length39:00
LabelGordy
ProducerRick James & Art Stewart
Rick James chronology
Come Get It!
(1978)
Bustin' Out of L Seven
(1979)
Singles from Come Get It!
  1. "You and I"
    Released: March 1978
  2. "Mary Jane"
    Released: September 9, 1978
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars [1]

Come Get It! is Rick James and the Stone City Band's debut album on Motown sub-label Gordy Records. It was released in April 1978. The singles, "You and I" and "Mary Jane" pushed Come Get It! to gold status.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks composed and arranged by Rick James

Side A

  1. "Stone City Band, Hi!" – 3:30
  2. "You and I" – 8:08
  3. "Sexy Lady" – 3:52
  4. "Dream Maker" – 5:16

Side B

  1. "Be My Lady" – 4:48
  2. "Mary Jane" – 4:57
  3. "Hollywood" – 7:27
  4. "Stone City Band, Bye!" – 1:10

2014 digital remaster bonus track

  1. "You and I" (Extended M+M Mix) – 9:55

2014 Complete Motown Albums bonus tracks

  1. "You and I" (Extended M+M Mix) – 9:55
  2. "You and I" (Extended M+M Instrumental) – 9:13

Personnel[edit]

  • Rick James – vocals, guitars, keyboards, synthesizers, bass
  • Levi Ruffin, Jr. - Keyboards
  • Billy Nunn – keyboards
  • Bobby Nunn – keyboards
  • Freddie Rappilo – guitar
  • Andy Rapillo – bass
  • Mike Caputy – drums
  • Randy and Mike Brecker – horns
  • Richard Shaw – bass
  • Lorenzo Shaw – drums
  • Flick, Berry, Steve Williams – horns
  • Levi Ruffin – background vocals
  • Jackie Ruffin – background vocals
  • Bobby Nunn – background vocals
  • Billy Nunn – background vocals
  • Sascha Meeks – background vocals
  • Richard Shaw – background vocals
  • Vanessa Brooks Nunn – background vocals
  • Joey Diggs – background vocals
  • Anthony Ceasar – background vocals
  • Roger Brown – background vocals
  • Calvin Moore – background vocals
  • Bennie McCullough – background vocals
  • Chuck Madden, Shelly – engineers

Charts[edit]

Year Chart positions[2]
US US
R&B
1978 13 3

Singles[edit]

Year Single Chart positions[3]
US US
R&B
US
Dance
1978 "Mary Jane" 41 3
1978 "You and I" 13 1 3

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hanson, Amy. "Come Get It! - Rick James : Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards". AllMusic. Retrieved 2012-06-20.
  2. ^ "Rick James US albums chart history". allmusic.com. Retrieved 2011-06-15.
  3. ^ "Rick James US singles chart history". allmusic.com. Retrieved 2011-06-15.

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