Glow (Rick James album)

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Glow
Rick James - Glow album cover.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedMay 21, 1985
Recorded1984-1985
GenreR&B, Soul, Funk
Length42:29
LabelGordy
ProducerRick James
Rick James chronology
Reflections
(1984)
Glow
(1985)
The Flag
(1986)
Singles from Glow
  1. "Glow"
    Released: 1985

Glow is a 1985 Rick James album, released on the Gordy Records imprint of Motown Records. Despite its success, to date, it is the only Rick James album not available on compact disc.

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Track listing[edit]

All tracks composed and arranged by Rick James.

Side A
  1. "Can't Stop"
  2. "Spend the Night with Me"
  3. "Melody Make Me Dance"
  4. "Somebody (The Girl's Got)"
Side B
  1. "Glow"
  2. "Moonchild"
  3. "Sha La La La La (Come Back Home)"
  4. "Rock and Roll Control"
  5. "Glow (Reprise)"

2014 digital remaster bonus tracks[edit]

10. Glow / Glow (Reprise) - 6:59
11. Spend The Night With Me (12" Extended Version) - 7:20
12. 17 - 6:44
13. Oh What A Night (4 Luv) - 5:05
14. You Turn Me On - 4:42

2014 Complete Motown Albums bonus tracks[edit]

10. Glow / Glow (Reprise) - 6:59
11. Glow (12" Instrumental) - 8:20
12. Spend The Night With Me (12" Extended Version) - 7:20
13. Spend The Night With Me (12" Instrumental) - 7:33
14. Can't Stop (Instrumental) - 6:13
15. 17 - 6:44
16. 17 (12" Instrumental) - 5:40
17. Oh What A Night (4 Luv) - 5:05
18. You Turn Me On - 4:42
19. You Turn Me On (12" Long Version) - 5:30
20. You Turn Me On (12" Long Version Instrumental) - 5:33

Personnel[edit]

  • Backing Vocals – Greg Levias, LaMorris Payne, Levi Ruffin Jr., Maxwell Karmason, Val Young
  • Bass – Jerry Livingston, Rick James
  • Drums – Steve Ferrone, Lanise Hughes
  • Flute – Daniel LeMelle
  • Guitar – Kenny Hawkins, Rick James, Tom McDermott
  • Harmonica – Rick James
  • Keyboards – Rick James
  • Percussion – Nate Hughes, Rick James
  • Piano – Greg Levias
  • Saxophone – Daniel LeMelle
  • Strings – Levi Ruffin Jr.
  • Synthesizer – Daniel LeMelle, Greg Levias, Levi Ruffin Jr.
  • Vocoder – Rick James