Miki Howard (album)

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Miki Howard is the third studio album by American R&B singer Miki Howard, released in 1989 on Atlantic Records. The album peaked at No. 4 on the Billboard Top R&B Albums chart. Howard scored her first number-one song with the lead single released from the album, "Ain't Nuthin' in the World", on the Billboard R&B Singles chart.

Miki Howard
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Studio album by
ReleasedOctober 24, 1989
Recorded1988–1989
GenreR&B
Length50:05
LabelAtlantic
ProducerJon Nettlesbey & Terry Coffey
Gerald Levert & Marc Gordon
Nick Martinelli
Larry Blackmon
Miki Howard chronology
Love Confessions
(1987)
Miki Howard
(1989)
Femme Fatale
(1992)
Singles from Miki Howard
  1. "Ain't Nuthin' in the World"
    Released: 1989
  2. "Love Under New Management"
    Released: 1989
  3. "Until You Come Back to Me (That's What I'm Gonna Do)"
    Released: 1990
  4. "Come Home to Me"
    Released: 1990
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic4/5 stars[1]

The follow-up singles, "Love Under New Management" and a cover of Aretha Franklin's 1974 number-one R&B hit, "Until You Come Back to Me (That's What I'm Gonna Do)", both scored top five success peaking at No. 2 and No. 3, respectively, on the R&B Singles chart. Howard's version of "Until You Come Back to Me (That's What I'm Gonna Do)" also reached No. 67 on the UK Singles Chart, her first and only song on this chart.

Track listingEdit

No.TitleWriter(s)Producer(s)Length
1."If You Still Love Her"Terry Coffey, Jon NettlesbeyJon Nettlesbey, Terry Coffey5:31
2."Come Home to Me"Terry Coffey, Jon NettlesbeyNettlesbey, Coffey5:42
3."Until You Come Back to Me (That's What I'm Gonna Do)"Morris Broadnax, Clarence Paul, Stevie WonderNettlesbey, Coffey4:03
4."Ain't Nuthin' in the World"Terry Coffey, Jon NettlesbeyNettlesbey, Coffey4:54
5."Love Under New Management"Annette Hardeman, Gabriel HardemanNick Martinelli6:46
6."I'll Be Your Shoulder" (featuring Gerald Levert)Gerald Levert, Marc GordonGerald Levert, Marc Gordon5:08
7."Love Me All Over"Coffey, NettlesbeyNettlesbey, Coffey4:03
8."Mister"Levert, GordonLevert, Gordon3:45
9."Just the Way You Want Me To"Duane Mitchell, Terry StubbsLevert, Gordon5:18
10."Who Ever Said It Was Love"Miki HowardLarry Blackmon4:55

Notes

  • "I'll Be Your Shoulder", "Mister" and "Just the Way You Want Me To" features background vocals by Eddie Levert, Sr. of The O'Jays, Terry Stubbs, Gerald and Sean Levert. "Love Me All Over" features background vocals by R&B singer Keith Washington. "Who Ever Said It Was Love" produced by Larry Blackmon of Cameo.

ChartsEdit

Weekly chartsEdit

Chart (1990) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard 200[2] 112
U.S. Billboard Top R&B Albums[3] 4

SinglesEdit

Year Title US
R&B
[4]
UK[5]
1989 "Ain't Nuthin' in the World" 1
"Love Under New Management" 2
1990 "Until You Come Back to Me (That's What I'm Gonna Do)" 3 67
"Come Home to Me" 53

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Lytle, Craig. "Miki Howard – Miki Howard". Allmusic.com. Retrieved 2014-02-13.
  2. ^ "Miki Howard - Miki Howard". Billboard.com. 1990-03-24. Retrieved 2012-08-22.
  3. ^ "Top Hip-Hop and R&B Albums & Charts". Billboard.com. 1990-03-24. Retrieved 2012-08-22.
  4. ^ "Miki Howard Album & Song Chart History". Billboard.com. Retrieved 2012-08-22.
  5. ^ "Miki Howard Official Charts Company". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 2009-09-05.

External linksEdit