It's a Fact

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It's a Fact
It's a Fact album cover.jpg
Studio album by Jeff Lorber
Released May 21, 1982
Recorded September 27, 1981, - January 10, 1982
Studio Indigo Ranch Studios, Malibu, California
Genre Smooth Jazz, jazz fusion
Length 37:40
Label Arista
Producer Jeff Lorber
Jeff Lorber chronology
Galaxian
(1981)Galaxian1981
It's a Fact
(1982)
In the Heat of the Night
(1984)In the Heat of the Night1984

It's a Fact is the first solo album by the jazz musician Jeff Lorber.

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide 2/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Tierra Verde" (4:35)
  2. "Full Moon" (4:54)
  3. "Warm Springs" (4:28)
  4. "It's a Fact" (4:12)
  5. "The Magician" (3:59)
  6. "Your Love Has Got Me" (4:00)
  7. "Delevans" (4:04)
  8. "Always There" (4:30)
  9. "Above the Clouds" (2:57)

Personnel[edit]

Main musicians[edit]

Vocalists[edit]

  • Greg Walker ("It's a Fact" and "Full Moon")
  • Arnold McCuller ("Full Moon" and "Your Love Has Got Me")
  • Sylvia St. James ("Your Love Has Got Me")
  • Lynne Davis (backing vocals)

Additional musicians[edit]

  • Kenny G (as Kenny Gorelick) - soprano and tenor saxophone, flutes
  • Tom Browne - trumpet and flugelhorn on "Full Moon", "The Magician" and "Your Love Has Got Me"
  • Paulinho Da Costa - percussion
  • Pete Christlieb - horn contractor

Charts[edit]

Chart (1982) Peak
position
Billboard Pop Albums[3] 73
Billboard Top Soul Albums[3] 44
Billboard Top Jazz Albums[3] 4

References[edit]

  1. ^ Music, All. Jeff Lorber: It's a Fact > Review at AllMusic. Retrieved September 7, 2011.
  2. ^ Swenson, J. (Editor) (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 127. ISBN 0-394-72643-X. 
  3. ^ a b c "Jeff Lorber US albums chart history". allmusic.com. Retrieved September 7, 2011. 

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