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Jay Graydon Sessions - 1981

Stronger Than Before

Carole Bayer Sager

Jay Graydon - Guitar
Arranged By - David Foster Backing Vocals - Bruce Roberts, Richard Page, Steve George, Venette Gloud Bass - Leland "Lee" Sklar Drums - Jeff Porcaro Electric Guitar - Jay Graydon, Lee Ritenour Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes], Synthesizer - David Foster Percussion - Paulinho Da Costa
Turn Your Love Around
Never Give Up On A Good Thing

George Benson

Jay Graydon - Guitar, Synthesizer, Arranger, Producer, Songwriter
Backing Vocals - Carmen Twillie, Venette Gloud, Bill Champlin Bass - Neil Stubenhaus Bass, Synthesizer - David Paich Cymbal - Mike Baird Drums - Jeff Porcaro, John Robinson Electric Piano - Greg Phillinganes Guitar - Steve Lukather Guitar, Synthesizer - Jay Graydon Mastered By - Mike Reese Percussion - Paulinho Da Costa Piano, Electric Piano - Jai Winding Horn, Arranged By, Trumpet - Jerry Hey Piano, Synthesizer - Michael Omartian Producer, Written-By, Guitar, Synthesizer - Jay Graydon Saxophone, Flute - Gary Herbig Synthesizer - David Foster Trombone - Bill Reichenbach Trumpet - Chuck Findley Trumpet, Horns, Arranged By - Jerry Hey Vocals - George Benson
I Don't Want To Get Over You
Who's Right, Who's Wrong

Mel Carter

Jay Graydon - Arranger
Arranged By - D. Foster, J. Graydon, N. De Caro Producer - Frank De Caro
A4 Tonight Tonight (Based On The Composition "My Everlasting Love")
A6 Take It Uptown
B3 Gotta Get Back To Love
B5 The Fool Is All Alone

Bill Champlin

Jay Graydon - Guitar
Backing Vocals - Carmen Grillo, Richard Page, Tamara Champlin, Tom Kelly, Venette Gloud Backing Vocals, Producer - Kenny Loggins Bass - Abraham Laboriel, John Pierce, Lee Sklar Drums - Ed Greene, Jeff Porcaro, John Robinson, Larry Tolbert Guitar - Jay Graydon, Steve Lukather Percussion - Paul Lani Photography - Aaron Rapoport Producer, Keyboards - David Foster Saxophone - Gary Herbig, Kim Hutchcroft, Tom Scott Trombone - Bill Reichenbach, Charlie Loper Trumpet - Chuck Findley, Gary Grant, Jerry Hey Vocals, Guitar, Keyboards - Bill Champlin
Gimme Me Some Time
Street Information
Cry Like A Baby
You Can't Have Me
Nice Charges


Jay Graydon - Guitar, Songwriter
Bass - Neil Stubenhaus Drums - Jeff Porcaro Guitar - Char, Jay Graydon, Steve Lukather Keyboards - David Foster Percussion - Paulinho Da Costa Producer - Char, Steve Lukather
Tracks in Japanese


Jay Graydon - Creative Arranging
The Best Will Survive

Dwayne Ford

Jay Graydon - Guitar
Backing Vocals - Patricia Gallant Bass - Neil Stubenhaus Drums - Mike Baird Guitar - Jay Graydon Steve Lukather Keyboards - David Foster, Dwayne Ford Mixed By - Humberto Gatica, Ken Friesen Producer - David Foster, Dwayne Ford Vocals - Dwayne Ford
Don't You Love Me Anymore?
Maybe This Time
Come Spend The Morning

Engelbert Humperdinck

Jay Graydon - Guitar, Rhythm Arrangement on the songs: Don't You Love Me Anymore?
Maybe This Time
Come Spend The Morning

Musicians - Bill Meyers, David Foster, Jai Winding, Jay Graydon, Jeff Porcaro, Richard Page, Steve George Producer - Gary Klein
A1 Closer To Your Love
Written-By - Al Jarreau, Jay Graydon, Tom Canning
A2 My Old Friend
A3 We're In This Love Together
A4 Easy
Written-By - Al Jarreau, Jay Graydon, Tom Canning
A5 Our Love
Written-By - Al Jarreau, Jay Graydon, Tom Canning
B1 Breakin' Away
Written-By - Al Jarreau, Jay Graydon, Tom Canning
B2 Roof Garden
Written-By - Al Jarreau, Jay Graydon, Tom Canning
B3 (Round, Round, Round) Blue Rondo A La Turk
B4 Teach Me Tonight

Al Jarreau

Jay Graydon - Producer, Songwriter, Guitar, Arranger, Engineer, Synthesizer
Alto Saxophone - Lon Price (tracks: A3, B4) Arranged By [Horns] - Jerry Hey (tracks: B1, B2) Arranged By [Rhythm] - Al Jarreau (tracks: A1 to B2, B4), Jay Graydon (tracks: A1 to B2, B4), Tom Canning (tracks: A1 to B2, B4) Arranged By [Rhythm], Piano - Milchio Leviev* (tracks: B3) Arranged By [Strings] - Billy Byers (tracks: B4), David Foster (tracks: A5) Arranged By [Vocals] - Al Jarreau (tracks: B3), Jay Graydon (tracks: B3), Tom Canning (tracks: B3) Backing Vocals - Al Jarreau (tracks: A1, A3 to B2, B4), Bill Champlin (tracks: B2), Richard Page (tracks: A2, A5, B2), Steve George (tracks: A2, A5, B2) Bass - Abe Laboriel (tracks: A1 to A5, B2 to B4), Neil Steubenhaus (tracks: B1) Contractor - Frank De Caro Drums - Jeff Porcaro (tracks: B1), Steve Gadd (tracks: A1 to A5, B2 to B4) Electric Guitar - Dean Parks (tracks: B4), Jay Graydon (tracks: A1 to B2, B4), Steve Lukather (tracks: A2, A3) Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes] - David Foster (tracks: A2,), David Foster (tracks: A5, B1), George Duke (tracks: B2), Michael Omartian (tracks: A3), Tom Canning (tracks: A1, A4, B4) Engineer - Joe Bogan Engineer [Second On "breakin' Away"] - Csaba Petocz, Mikey Davis Engineer [Second] - Debbie Thompson Flugelhorn - Jerry Hey (tracks: A2) Horns - Tom Scott (tracks: A1) Mastered By - Bernie Grundman Mixed By - Jay Graydon Percussion - Bob Zimmitti (tracks: A4) Photography By - Susan Jarreau Piano - David Foster (tracks: A2), David Foster (tracks: A5, B1), Tom Canning (tracks: A1) Producer - Jay Graydon Producer [Associate] - Tom Canning Programmed By - Jay Graydon (tracks: A1, A2), Michael Boddicker (tracks: A2, B3) Recorded By [Basic Track] - Larry Brown (tracks: B1) Recorded By [Strings] - Humberto Garcia* Synthesizer - David Foster (tracks: A2, A5, B1), Larry Williams (tracks: A4), Michael Boddicker (tracks: A3 to B1, B3), Michael Omartian (tracks: A3), Peter Robinson (tracks: A4), Tom Canning (tracks: A1, A2, A4, B3) Trombone - Bill Reichenbach (2) (tracks: B1, B2) Trumpet - Chuck Findley (tracks: B1, B2), Jerry Hey (tracks: B1, B2) Vocals [Uncredited] - Al Jarreau
A1 Fool For The Night
A2 Having A Party
A3 A Fool And His Love
A4 Make It This Time
B1 Summer Nights
B2 Mind Reader
B3 If You Don't Wan't My Love
B4 Lovers By Night
B5 Heart To Heart

Bobby King

Jay Graydon - Guitar, Arranger
Arranged By [Rhythm Tracks] - Jay Graydon (tracks: A3, B3) Arranged By, Conductor - Michael Omartian Backing Vocals - Bill Champlin, Carmen Twillie, Julia Tillman Waters, Maxine Willard Waters, Stephanie Spruill, Tamara Motoesian, Venette Gloud, Willie Green Bass - Abraham Laboriel Co-producer - Daniel Walsh, Michael Price Concertmaster [Strings] - Assa Drori Coordinator [Production] - Gail Pierson Drums - Ed Greene Engineer [Dawnbreaker Recording Studio] - Joseph Bogan Guitar - Jay Graydon, Martin Walsh, Paul Jackson Jr., Tim Weston Keyboards - Michael Omartian Management - Renaissance Management Mastered By - Bobby Hata Mixed By - Roger Nichols Percussion - Paulinho Da Costa, Victor Feldman Piano [Acoustic] - David Foster (tracks: A3, B3) Producer - Steve Barri, Steve Barry Recorded By - Phil Kaye, Roger Nichols Saxophone - Fred Selden, Jim Horn, Kim Hutchcroft Trombone - Dana Hughes, Dick Hyde Trumpet - Chuck Findley, Jerry Hey, Steve Madaio
A1 On The Boulevard
A2 Boy From New York City
A3 (Wanted) Dead Or Alive
A4 Spies In The Night
A5 Smile Again
B1 Until I Met You (Corner Pocket)
B2 (The Word Of) Confirmation
B3 Kafka
B4 A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square

The Manhattan Transfer

Jay Graydon - Guitar, Synthesizer, Remix, Arranger, Producer, Songwriter
Arranged By [Rhythm & Horns] - Jay Graydon Arranged By [Rhythm & Vocals] - Jay Graydon Arranged By - Bernard Kafka, Jay Graydon Arranged By [Strings] - David Foster Arranged By - Gene Puerling Arranged By [Vocals] - Alan Paul Arranged By [Vocals] - Janis Siegel Arranged By - Milcho Leviev Bass - Abraham Laboriel (tracks: A1 to A5, B1 to B3) Contractor - Frank De Caro Drums - Mike Baird (tracks: A2), Steve Gadd (tracks: A1, A3 to A5, B1 to B3) Engineer [Assistant] - Bob Bullock, Deborah Thompson Guitar - Al Viola (tracks: B1), Dean Parks (tracks: A2, B3), Jay Graydon (tracks: A1, A2 to A4, B3), Steve Lukather (tracks: A1, A4, A5) Keyboards, Synthesizer - David Foster (tracks: A5) Lyricon, Saxophone - Tom Scott (tracks: A3) Mastered By - Bernie Grundman Organ, Synthesizer - Greg Mathieson (tracks: A3) Percussion - Alex Acuna (tracks: A3) Photography By, Art Direction - Steven Arnold Piano - David Foster (tracks: A2, A4, A5), Milcho Leviev (tracks: B2, B3), Yaron Gershovsky (tracks: B1, B3) Piano, Keyboards - Victor Feldman (tracks: A1) Producer - Jay Graydon Recorded By - Joseph Bogan Remix - Jay Graydon Saxophone - Don Roberts (tracks: A2), Richie Cole (tracks: B2) Scat - Jon Hendricks (tracks: B2) Steel Drums, Cowbell - Andy Norell (tracks: A3) Synthesizer - Jay Graydon (tracks: A1, A3), Mike Boddicker (tracks: A4, B3), Steve George (tracks: B3) Trumpet - Jerry Hey (tracks: A2) Vocals - Alan Paul, Cheryl Bentyne, Janis Siegel, Tim Hauser
Tracks in Japanese

Amii Ozaki

Jay Graydon - Guitar
Arranged By - David Foster, Tom Keane (tracks: B1, B3) Arranged By [Background Vocal] - Nick DeCaro Bass - Neil Stubenhaus Drums - Jeff Porcaro Engineer - Al Schmitt Guitar - Jay Graydon, Steve Lukather Keyboards - David Foster Mixed By - Al Schmitt Piano - Tom Keane (tracks: B1) Producer - Amii Ozaki, Yuzo Watanabe Saxophone - Tom Scott
A1 You Need A Hero
A2 Tell Me
A3 O.C.O.E. (Official Cat Of The Eighties)
A4 Come On Home
B1 Sesatia
B2 Only A Dreamer
B3 Automatic
B4 Fearless
B5 Midnight Angel


Jay Graydon - Guitars, Synth Programming, Engineer, Songwriter (tracks:A4, B2, B4), Producer (tracks: A2, A3, B1, B2, B3, B4, B5)
Bass - N. Stubenhaus, A. Laboriel Drums - M. Baird, J. Porcaro, R. Humphrey Electric Guitar - C. Johnson, Jay Graydon Flute [Vocal Flute Effect] - A. Jarreau Grand Piano, Synthesizer [Yamaha CS-80], Synthesizer [ARP 2600] - Steve George Engineer - Jay Graydon, Joseph Bogan, Larry Carlton (tracks: B2), Michael Verdick (tracks: A1, A4) Engineer [Second] - Brian Behrns, Scott Singer (tracks: A1, A4), Steve Carlton (tracks: B2) Keyboards, Synthesizer, Electric Piano Mastered By - Kevin Gray Mixed By - Bobby Colomby (tracks: A1, A4), Jay Graydon, Michael Verdick (tracks: A1, A4) Producer - Bobby Colomby (tracks: A1, A4), Jay Graydon (tracks: A2, A3, B1, B2, B3, B4, B5) Programmed By [Synthesizer] - J. Graydon Synthesizer [Fender Rhodes], Synthesizer [Minimoog], Synthesizer [Yamaha CS-80], Backing Vocals - S. George Synthesizer [ARP 2600], Bass [Moog Bass] - Steve George Vocals, Backing Vocals - Richard Page Vocals, Grand Piano - R. Page
I'm Gonna Get Your Love

Amii Stewart

Jay Graydon - Guitar


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