The Vanishing Race

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The Vanishing Race
Studio album by Air Supply
Released September 29, 1993 (1993-09-29)
Recorded Trax Recorders, Ground Control Studios, Sunset Sound Studios, Chartmakers, Capitol Records. 1993.
Genre Soft rock
Label Giant Records
Producer Humberto Gatica
Air Supply chronology
The Earth Is...
(1991)The Earth Is...1991
The Vanishing Race
News From Nowhere
(1995)News From Nowhere1995
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2/5 stars[1]

The Vanishing Race is the twelfth album by Australian soft rock band Air Supply, released in 1993. Although the album failed to reach the US charts, its single "Goodbye" did peak at #35 on the Adult Contemporary chart. The album became especially relevant in Asia, where singles "Goodbye", which reached #1 in several Asian countries, and "It's Never Too Late" made the album reach platinum certification.[2] The album sold over 4 millions copies worldwide.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "It's Never Too Late" (Graham Russell, Michael Sherwood) - 6:01
  2. "Faith" (Rick Hahn, George Thatcher) - 4:53
  3. "Kiss Me Like You Mean It" (Graham Russell, Guy Allison, Clifford Rehrig) - 4:27
  4. "Evidence of Love" (Steve Diamond, Chris Farron) - 4:40
  5. "Goodbye" (David Foster, Linda Thompson) - 4:05
  6. "The Vanishing Race" (Graham Russell, Larry Antonino, Michael Sherwood) - 5:39
  7. "Don't Tell Me" (Graham Russell, Jimmy Haun, Michael Sherwood) - 4:51
  8. "Too Sentimental" (Brad Buxer, Graham Russell) - 3:54
  9. "I Remember Love" (Graham Russell, Michael Sherwood) - 4:27
  10. "I'll Be Thinking of You" (Graham Russell) - 4:26


  • Guy Allison: piano, keyboards, programming
  • Dean Armstrong: photography
  • Michael Baird: drums
  • Robbie Buchanan: keyboards
  • Brad Buxer: keyboards, percussion programming
  • Vinnie Colaiuta: drums
  • Paulinho Da Costa: percussion
  • Tony DeFranco: production coordination
  • Felipe Elgueta: production assistant, assistant engineer
  • Simon Franglen: Synclavier
  • Humberto Gatica: producer, mixing
  • Claude Gaudette: synthesizer, bass, drums, keyboards, drum programming, Moog bass
  • Rick Hahn: synthesizer, drums, keyboards, drum programming, keyboard programming
  • Russell Hitchcock: lead and background vocals
  • George Marino: mastering
  • Rafael Padilla: percussion
  • Dean Parks: acoustic guitar, electric guitar
  • Tim Pierce: electric guitar
  • Quiltman: background vocals, chant
  • Clifford Rehrig: stick bass, bass guitar
  • Alejandro Rodriguez: engineer, mixing, mixing assistant
  • Hum Rodriguez: engineer
  • Graham Russell: acoustic guitar, piano, arranger, electric guitar, lead and background vocals, executive producer
  • Anita Sherman: background vocals
  • Billy Sherwood: bass guitar, 8-string bass, 5-string bass
  • Michael Sherwood: background vocals
  • Leland Sklar: bass guitar
  • Neil Stubenhaus: bass guitar
  • Steve Tavaglione: saxophone
  • Michael Thompson: electric guitar
  • Warren Wiebe: background vocals
  • Jessica Williams: background vocals