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Curtis Stigers is the eponymous debut album by American jazz musician Curtis Stigers, released in 1991. It includes the hit singles "I Wonder Why", "You're All That Matters to Me", and "Never Saw a Miracle". The album peaked at number seven on the UK Albums Chart in 1992.

Curtis Stigers
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Studio album by
Released24 September 1991 (1991-09-24)
Recorded1991
GenreSoul, jazz, soft rock[1]
Length45:37
LabelArista
261953
ProducerGlen Ballard, Danny Kortchmar
Curtis Stigers chronology
Curtis Stigers
(1991)
Time Was
(1996)
Singles from Curtis Stigers
  1. "I Wonder Why"
    Released: 12 August 1991
  2. "You're All That Matters to Me"
    Released: 17 January 1992
  3. "Sleeping with the Lights On"
    Released: 30 April 1992
  4. "Never Saw a Miracle"
    Released: 17 August 1992
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic3/5 stars[2]

Contents

Track listingEdit

No.TitleWriter(s)Producer(s)Length
1."Sleeping with the Lights On"Curtis Stigers, Wayne CohenDanny Kortchmar4:03
2."I Wonder Why"Stigers, Glen BallardGlen Ballard4:28
3."You're All That Matters to Me"Stigers, Gregg Sutton, Shelly PeikenBallard4:40
4."The Man You're Gonna Fall in Love With"Stigers, CohenKortchmar4:26
5."People Like Us"Stigers, BallardBallard4:36
6."Never Saw a Miracle"Barry Mann, StigersBallard3:43
7."I Guess It Wasn't Mine"Sutton, PeikenBallard3:57
8."Nobody Loves You Like I Do"Stigers, CohenBallard4:04
9."I Keep Telling Myself"Albert Hammond, Mark E. NevinKortchmar3:56
10."Count My Blessings"Stigers, CohenBallard4:22
11."The Last Time I Said Goodbye"Stigers, CohenKortchmar3:41
Total length:45:37

PersonnelEdit

ProductionEdit

  • Tracks 2, 3, 5-8 and 10 arranged and produced by Glen Ballard; Recorded by Francis Buckley at Studio Ultimo (Los Angeles) with assistance from Barry Rudolph; additional recording at The Village Recorder, Westlake Audio & Capitol Studios (all in Los Angeles); Engineering assistance by Rob Hart and Peter Doell; Mixed by Glen Ballard and Francis Buckley at Westlake Audio & Capitol Studios.
  • Tracks 1, 4, 9 and 11 arranged and produced by Danny Kortchmar; Recorded by Rob Jacobs at Ocean Way Studios (Hollywood, CA) with assistance from Nick DiDia and Rail Jon Rogut; Mixed by Rob Jacobs and Nick DiDia at A&M Studios (Hollywood, CA) & The Village Recorder with assistance from Greg Goldman and Marty Brumbach.
  • Mastered by Bernie Grundman at Bernie Grundman Mastering (Hollywood, CA).
  • Technical Director for Tracking and Overdubs on 2, 3, 5-8 and 10: Tom Biener
  • Guitar Technician on Tracks 1, 4, 9 and 11: Gavin Menzies
  • Technical Advisor on Tracks 2, 3, 5-8 and 10: Greg Loskorn
  • Production Coordinator on Tracks 2, 3, 5-8 and 10: Jolie Levine
  • Art Direction and Design: Maude Gilman
  • Art Coordinator: Amy Finkle
  • Photography: Richard Corman
  • Management: C. Winston Simone Management
  • Business Management: Victor Wlodingeur for Wlodingeur, Erk & Chanzis, P. C.
  • Legal: Fred Davis; Levine, Thall & Plotkin

ChartsEdit

Chart (1992) Peak
position
UK Albums (OCC)[3] 7

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Curtis Stigers | Wednesday Nov 20th, 8:00pm | Rest of Germany | Concerts". eventseeker. 2013-11-20. Archived from the original on 2014-03-28. Retrieved 2014-03-28.
  2. ^ AllMusic review
  3. ^ "Curtis Stigers | Artist | Official Charts". UK Albums Chart.