Never Underestimate the Power of a Woman

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Never Underestimate the Power of a Woman
Never Underestimate The Power Of A Woman cover.jpg
Studio album by
Released1981
Recorded1981
GenreR&B
LabelSOLAR
ProducerOtis Stokes, Stephen Shockley
Klymaxx chronology
Never Underestimate the Power of a Woman
(1981)
Girls Will Be Girls
(1982)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars [1]

Never Underestimate the Power of a Woman is the debut album by R&B group Klymaxx. Released in 1981, it was produced by Otis Stokes and Stephen Shockley. The title is taken from the slogan of Ladies' Home Journal.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "All Fired Up" (Otis Stokes, Stephen Shockley) – 6:19
  2. "I Wish You Would (Tell Me Something Good)" (Fred, Shockley, Walton, Walton) – 4:38
  3. "I Want to Love You Tonight" (Lynn Malsby) – 5:06
  4. "You're the Greatest" (Stokes, Shockley) – 4:02
  5. "Never Underestimate the Power of a Woman" (Bernadette Cooper, Cheryl Cooley) – 5:08
  6. "The Beat of My Heart (is for You)" (Marchbanks, Stokes, Shockley) – 5:48
  7. "No Words" (Stokes, Shockley) – 4:22
  8. "Can't Let Love Just Pass Me By" (Stokes, Shockley) – 4:48

Personnel[edit]

  • Cheryl Cooley – guitar, backing vocals
  • Bernadette Cooper – drums, percussion, backing vocals
  • Robbin Grider – synthesizers
  • Joyce "Fenderella" Irby – bass guitar, backing vocals
  • Lynn Malsby – keyboards, backing vocals
  • Lorena Porter Shelby – lead vocals
  • Patricia Sylvers – backing vocals
  • Judy Takeuchi – percussion
  • Ann Williams – guitar

Production[edit]

  • Otis Stokes – producer
  • Stephen Shockley – producer
  • Dick Griffey – executive producer
  • Steve Hodge – recording engineer, mixing
  • Taavi Mote – recording engineer
  • Bob Brown – additional engineer
  • Sabrina Buchanek – additional engineer
  • Wally Traugott – mastering
  • Dina Andrews – A&R coordination
  • Henry Vizcarra – art direction
  • Jan Kovaleski – design
  • Jay Pope – back cover photo, dust sleeve photography
  • Veronica Sim – photography
Studios
  • Recorded at Studio Masters (Los Angeles, California) and Larrabee Sound Studios (Hollywood, California).
  • Mixed at Larrabee Sound Studios
  • Mastered at Capitol Records (Hollywood, California).

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wynn, Ron. "Never Underestimate the Power of a Woman review". Allmusic. Retrieved 2011-10-11.

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