When Love Comes Calling

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When Love Comes Calling
Deniece Williams - When Love Comes Calling.jpg
Studio album by Deniece Williams
Released June 22, 1979
Recorded 1978-1979 at Sunset Sound
(Los Angeles, California)
Davlen Studios
(Los Angeles, California)
Kendun Recorders
(Los Angeles, California)
Devonshire Studios
(Los Angeles, California)
Genre R&B, Soul
Length 32:30
Label Columbia
Producer David Foster, Ray Parker Jr.
Deniece Williams chronology
That's What Friends Are For
(1978)That's What Friends Are For1978
When Love Comes Calling
(1979)
My Melody
(1981)My Melody1981
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]
Smash Hits 5/10[2]

When Love Comes Calling is a 1979 album by American singer Deniece Williams. The album peaked at number 27 on the Black Albums chart. The single "I've Got The Next Dance" reached number 1 on the Club Play Singles chart.[3]

Track listing[edit]

Original Release[edit]

Side one
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "I Found Love" Fritz Baskett, Randy Nichols, Deniece Williams 3:40
2. "Are You Thinking?" Raina Taylor, Deniece Williams 4:19
3. "My Prayer"   0:23
4. "I've Got The Next Dance" Cheyenne Fowler, Keg Johnson 5:49
5. "Touch Me Again" Tennyson Stevens, Deniece Williams 5:10
Side two
No. Title Writer(s) Length
6. "When Love Comes Calling" Carole Pinckes, David Foster, Deniece Williams 3:27
7. "God Knows" Frannie Golde, Peter Noone, Allee Willis 4:09
8. "Like Magic" Geary Lanier, Robert Wright 3:31
9. "Turn Around" Randy Nichols, Deniece Williams 3:48
10. "Why Can't We Fall In Love ?" David Foster, Carole Bayer-Sager, Deniece Williams 4:30

[3][4]

Charts[edit]

Album – Billboard
Year Chart Position Country
1979 Black Albums 27 US
1979 Pop Albums 96 US
Singles – Billboard
Year Single Chart Position
1979 "I Found Love" Black Singles 32 US
1979 "I've Got The Next Dance" Pop Singles 73 US
1979 "I've Got The Next Dance" Black Singles 26 US
1979 "I've Got The Next Dance" Club Play Singles 1 US

[3]

Personnel[edit]

Musicians[edit]

Production[edit]

  • Corey Bailey – assistant engineer
  • Frank DeCaro – string contractor
  • Humberto Gatica – engineer, mixing
  • Jerry Hey – horn arrangements
  • Mark Linnett – assistant engineer
  • Jeremy Lubbock – string arrangements, conductor
  • Ron Malo – engineer
  • Michael Mancini – assistant engineer
  • Greg Mathieson – arrangements
  • Raffaello Mazza – assistant engineer
  • Bill K. Myers – string arrangements
  • Gene Page – horn arrangements, string arrangements
  • Sylvester Rivers – rhythm arrangements
  • Bo Torian – assistant engineer
  • Deniece Williams – producer

[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ Starr, Red. "Albums". Smash Hits (August 9–22, 1979): 25. 
  3. ^ a b c d "When Love Comes Calling -Overview". allmusic.com. Retrieved 24 June 2009. 
  4. ^ "Deniece Williams - When Love Comes Calling". discogs.com. Retrieved 24 June 2009.