Joyride (Pieces of a Dream album)

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Joyride
Pieces of a Dream.jpg
Studio album by Pieces Of A Dream
Released 1986
Recorded 1985-1986 at Bill Schnee's Studio, Hollywood, California
Genre Jazz
Label Manhattan Records
Producer Lenny White
Maurice White
Pieces Of A Dream chronology
Imagine This
(1983)
Joyride
(1986)
Makes You Wanna
(1988)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[1]

Joyride is an album by Pieces of a Dream. Released in 1986, the album reached number three on the Billboard Top Jazz Albums chart. The album included a cover of Wham!'s "Careless Whisper".[2]

Track listing[edit]

Side One
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Save Some Time for Me" C Harmon, J Lloyd, C Napoleon, Lenny White 4:34
2. "Say la La" C McCambell, B Wright 4:50
3. "I Can Give You What You Want" C Harmon, C Napoleon 4:33
4. "Joy Ride" J Lloyd, C Napoleon, Lenny White 5:32
Side Two
No. Title Writer(s) Length
5. "Love of My Life" G Glenn 4:26
6. "Careless Whisper" George Michael, Andrew Ridgeley 4:16
7. "Outside In" C Harmon, J Lloyd, C Napoleon 5:00
8. "Winning Streak" G Glenn, D Quander 3:59
9. "Sunshine" J Lloyd 4:11

Personnel[edit]

Musicians[edit]

  • Randy Bowland - Guitar
  • Dennis Collins - Backing Vocals
  • Garry Glenn - Lead and Backing Vocals
  • Curtis Harmon - Drums, Vocals, Drum Samples
  • Bernard Wright, Henry Horne, Kaz Silver, Denise King - Keyboards
  • James K. Lloyd - Percussion, Keyboards
  • Marlon McLain - Guitar, Percussion
  • Chude Mondlane - Percussion, Backing Vocals
  • Lenny White, Maurice White - Percussion
  • Sybil Thomas - Backing Vocals

Charts[edit]

Chart (1986) Peak
position
Billboard Top Pop Albums[3] 105
Billboard Top R&B Albums[3] 18
Billboard Top Jazz Albums[3] 3

Singles[edit]

Year Single Chart positions[4]
Hot R&B Singles
1986 "Joyride" 65
"Say La La" 16

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Music, All. Pieces Of A Dream: Joyride > Review at AllMusic. Retrieved 13 October 2011.
  2. ^ "Joyride - Overview". allmusic.com. Retrieved June 25, 2009. 
  3. ^ a b c "Pieces Of A Dream US albums chart history". allmusic.com. Retrieved 2011-10-13. 
  4. ^ "Pieces Of A Dream US singles chart history". allmusic.com. Retrieved 2011-10-13.