That's Right (album)

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That's Right
George Benson Thats Right.jpg
Studio album by George Benson
Released July 30, 1996
Recorded 1996
Genre Smooth jazz
Length 62:02
Label GRP Records
Producer Tommy LiPuma, Ricky Peterson, Joe Mardin, Jean-Paul 'Bluey' Maunick, Robbie Buchanan
George Benson chronology
Love Remembers
(1993)
That's Right
(1996)
Standing Together
(1998)
Singles from That's Right
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[1]

That's Right is an album by jazz musician George Benson, that was released through GRP Records in 1996. That's Right was Benson's first album released on GRP Records after twenty years on Warner Bros. Records and produced by longtime producer, Tommy LiPuma.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "That's Right" (Michael White, Ron Smith) - 5:02
  2. "The Thinker" (Bob Ward, Gary Haase) - 5:37
  3. "Marvin Said" (George Benson) - 5:20
  4. "True Blue" (Adam Falcon, Trevor Gale) - 5:06
  5. "Holdin' On" (Gary Brown) - 5:32
  6. "Song for My Brother" (Paul Peterson) - 4:16
  7. "Johnnie Lee" (George Benson) - 5:37
  8. "Summer Love" (Curtis F. Williams, Gary Brown) - 4:37
  9. "P Park" (George Benson, Ricky Peterson) - 4:50
  10. "Footprints in the Sand" (Gary Brown) - 3:45

UK and Japanese Bonus Tracks[edit]

  1. "When Love Comes Calling" (Jean-Paul Maunick, Max Beesley) - 6:39
  2. "Where Are You Now" (Damon Banks, Gary Brown, Tom Keene) - 5:38

Chart positions[edit]

U.S. Pop U.S. R&B U.S. Jazz
150 33 1

Personnel[edit]

  • George Benson – vocals, guitar
  • Paul Peterson – guitar (1-4, 6, 7, 9), bass (1-4, 6, 7, 9)
  • Julian Crampton – bass (11)
  • Michael Bland – drums (1-7, 9, 12)
  • Richard Bull – drums (11), percussion (11)
  • Jean-Paul 'Bluey' Maunick – drum programming (11)
  • Ralph MacDonald – percussion (3)
  • Paulinho Da Costa – percussion (6)
  • Ricky Peterson – keyboards (1-9, 11, 12)
  • Joe Mardin – keyboards (5, 8, 12)
  • Curtiis F. Williams – keyboards (8)
  • Robbie Buchanan – keyboards (10), arrangements (10, 11)
  • Max Beesley – keyboards (11)
  • Graham Harvey – piano (11)
  • Tom Keane – keyboards (12)
  • Eric Leeds – saxophone (9)
  • Bud Beedle – saxophone (11), flute (11)
  • Kevin Robinson – trumpet (11)
  • Fayaz Virji – trombone (11)
  • Simon Hale – string arrangements (10)
  • Nikki Richards – backing vocals (8)
  • Mark Anthoni – backing vocals (11)
  • Joy Malcolm – backing vocals (11)

Production[edit]

  • Producers – Ricky Peterson and Tommy LiPuma (Tracks 1-4, 6, 7 & 9); Joe Mardin (Tracks 5, 8 & 12); Jean-Paul Maunick (Tracks 10 & 11); Robbie Buchanan (Co-producer on Tracks 10 & 11).
  • Executive Producer – Tommy LiPuma
  • Engineers – Tom Tucker (Tracks 1-4, 6, 7 & 9); Rod Hui (Tracks 5, 8 & 12); Simon Cotsworth and John Gallen (Tracks 10 & 11).
  • Tracks 1-4, 6, 7 & 9 recorded at Paisley Park Studios (Chanhassen, MN).
  • Tracks 5, 8 & 12 recorded at Soundtrack Studios, Greene Street Recording Studios and Broadway Productions (New York, NY).
  • Tracks 10 & 11 recorded at Whittfield Street Studio (London, UK).
  • Tracks 1-4, 6, 7, 9, 10 & 11 mixed by Bill Schnee
  • Mastered by Arnie Acosta, Gavin Lurssen and Doug Sax at The Mastering Lab (Los Angeles, CA).
  • Design – Laurie Goldman and Robin Lynch
  • Photography – Andy Earl

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