Elixir (album)

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for the Elixir (Elixir album) by Australian band Elixir (Australian band).

Elixir
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Studio album by Fourplay
Released 1995
Genre Jazz
Length 63:46
Label Warner Bros.
Producer Fourplay
Fourplay chronology
Between the Sheets
(1993)
Elixir
(1995)
the Best of Fourplay
(1997)

Elixir is the third studio album by Fourplay, released in 1995. Among the guest vocalists on this album are Phil Collins, Patti Austin and Peabo Bryson.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Elixir" East, James, Mason, Ritenour 7:23
2. "Dream Come True" East, Lawson 5:15
3. "Play Lady Play" James, Ritenour 4:36
4. "Why Can't It Wait 'Til Morning? (Ft. Phil Collins)" Collins 5:17
5. "Magic Carpet Ride" Ritenour 6:27
6. "Whisper in My Ear" James 6:12
7. "Fannie Mae" Mason 5:31
8. "The Closer I Get to You (Ft. Patti Austin & Peabo Bryson)" Mtume 5:01
9. "East 2 West" East, East 5:56
10. "Licorice" James 5:12
11. "In My Corner" Mason, Mason 6:56
Total length: 63:46

Personnel[edit]

  • Bob James played the Yamaha C7 Midi Grand Piano, Synthesizers, Keyboards and Programming
  • Nathan East played the Yamaha "Nathan East" Signature Model 5-string bass, the Yamaha Fretless Bass, the Yamaha TRB 6-string bass, DiAddario strings and Trace Elliot amp.
  • Harvey Mason played Gretsch Drums, Legend Snare Drums, Toca Bongos and Congas, Vic Firth Sticks and Mallets and used Gibraltar Racks.
  • Lee Ritenour played the Gibson ES-335, Gibson L-5, Gibson Midi-Max Guitar Synthesizer using Logic Audio and with Pro-Tools Sampling, Roger Sadowski Electric/Classical Guitar

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ McDonald, Steven. "Elixir - Fourplay | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 28 January 2012.