Jade to the Max

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Jade to the Max
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Studio album by Jade
Released November 17, 1992
Recorded 1991–1992
Oasis Recording Studios
Canoga Park, California
The Post Complex
Los Angeles, California
Genre R&B, pop, New jack swing
Length 52:21
Label Giant, Reprise
Producer Vassal Benford
Ron Spearman
Alton "Wokie" Stewart
Jade chronology
Jade to the Max
(1992)
BET's Listening Party
(1993)BET's Listening Party1993
Singles from Jade to the Max
  1. "I Wanna Love You"
    Released: September 1, 1992
  2. "Don't Walk Away"
    Released: November 23, 1992
  3. "One Woman"
    Released: 1993
  4. "Looking for Mr. Do Right"
    Released: 1993
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars [1]

Jade to the Max is the 1992 platinum selling debut album from R&B group, Jade. The album peaked at #56 on the Billboard 200, #19 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums, and #10 on the Top Heatseekers. The album produced the hit singles, "I Wanna Love You" (U.S. #16), "Don't Walk Away" (U.S. #4), "One Woman" (U.S. #22), and "Looking for Mr. Do Right" (U.S. #69).

The album also contains covers of two songs by the 1970s R&B trio The Emotions - "Don't Ask My Neighbor" and "Blessed".

Track listing[edit]

  • Credits adapted from liner notes[2]
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Don't Walk Away" Vassal Benford, Ronald Spearman 4:44
2. "I Wanna Love You" Benford, Spearman 4:31
3. "I Want 'Cha Baby" Benford, Spearman 4:30
4. "That Boy" Benford, Carol Duboc 4:03
5. "Out with the Girls" Benford, Spearman 4:03
6. "Hold Me Close" Benford, Tony Haynes 4:26
7. "One Woman" Benford, Spearman 4:49
8. "Give Me What I'm Missing" Joi Marshall, Myron McKinley, Angela Slates 5:11
9. "Looking for Mr. Do Right" Alton "Wokie" Stewart 6:17
10. "Don't Ask My Neighbor" Skip Scarborough 4:17
11. "Blessed" Jerry Peters, Maurice White 5:30

Personnel[edit]

Jade[edit]

  • Joi Marshall: Vocals
  • Tonya Kelly: Vocals
  • Di Reed: Vocals

Personnel[edit]

  • Vassal Benford: Keyboards, Multi-Instruments
  • Emzie Parker, Jr.: Guitars
  • Gerald Albright: Saxophone
  • Lanar Brantley: Bass
  • Ronald Spearman: Drum & Keyboard Programming
  • Victor Flores: Recording Engineer, Mixing
  • Conley Abrams: Recording Engineer, Mixing
  • Cassandra Mills: Executive Producer
  • Steve Hall: Mastering

References[edit]

  1. ^ Cooper, William. Jade to the Max > review at AllMusic. Retrieved 2012-10-14.
  2. ^ Jade - Jade To The Max (CD liner notes). Giant/Reprise Records 7599-24466-2

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