Abstract Emotions is the eighth studio album by American jazz and R&B singer Veronica "Randy" Crawford. It reached No. 178 on the US albums chart, No. 53 in the US R&B chart and No. 14 in the UK Albums Chart. On October 14, 2013 it was issued on CD together with the Nightline album.
|Studio album by|
|Producer||Reggie Lucas, Hawk Wolinski & James Newton Howard|
|Randy Crawford chronology|
- Side one
- "Can’t Stand the Pain" (Dean Gant/Mark Winkler) – 6:02
- "Actual Emotional Love" (Billie Hughs/RoxanneSeemann/Marcy Levy) – 5:05
- "World of Fools" (Rolf Graf/Alix Zandrs) – 5:00
- "Betcha" (Reggie Lucas/Leslie L. Smith) - 4:31
- "Higher Than Anyone Can Count" (Mary Unobsky/Daniel Ironstone) - 4:14
- Side two
- Keyboards & Synthesiser: Sir Gant, Ed Walsh, Fred Zarr & Harry Whittaker
- Guitars: Reggie Lucas
- Percussion: Bashiri Johnson & Leslie Ming
- Electric Bass Guitar: Anthony Jackson
- Background Vocals: Norma Jean Wright, Brenda Wright King, Lisa Fisher, Yvonne Lewis & Curtis King.
- Synclavier II and Octave-Plateau Sequencer Programming: Reggie Lucas
- Synthesiser Programming: Sir Gant & Ed Walsh
- Produced by: Reggie Lucas, Hawk Wolinski & James Newton Howard
- Engineer: Joe Ferla
- Additional Engineering: Jim “Doc” Dougherty, Jay Mark & Alan Silverman
- Recorded and Mixed at: Quantum Sound Studios, New Jersey
- Additional Recording: Giant Sound Studios & Sigma Sound Studios, New York City
- DMM Direct Digital Mastering Assistant Engineers: Jimmy Santos, Glenn Rosenstein, Jeff Cox & Craig Johnson
- "RANDY CRAWFORD | Artist | Official Charts". Officialcharts.com. Retrieved 2014-07-17.
- "Nightline/Abstract Emotions - Randy Crawford - Songs, Reviews, Credits". AllMusic. Retrieved 20 January 2019.
- Original album sleeve notes