More Than Friends

More Than Friends

by Jonathan Butler



His biggest hit album, with the single "More Than Friends," found Butler getting considerable exposure on video programs. It continued the de-emphasis on his guitar playing, and was his biggest, most lavishly produced set.

Product Details

Release Date: 10/25/1990
Label: Jive
UPC: 0012414113627
catalogNumber: 1136

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Jonathan Butler   Primary Artist,Acoustic Guitar,Vocals,Background Vocals
Will Downing   Background Vocals
Najee   Alto Saxophone
Janice Dempsey   Background Vocals
Marva Hicks   Background Vocals
Audrey Wheeler   Background Vocals
Darryl Tookes   Background Vocals
Jocelyn Brown   Background Vocals
Vaneese Thomas   Background Vocals
Aaron Hall   Background Vocals
Deborah Washington   Alto (Vocal)
Timmy Allen   Background Vocals
Vanessa Bell Armstrong   Track Performer
Bashiri Johnson   Percussion
Wayne Brathwaite   Bass Guitar
Deborah Cooper   Background Vocals
Schon-Jamel Crawford   Tenor (Vocal)
Darryl Douglass Workshop Company   Conductor
Lee Drakeford   Background Vocals
Barry J. Eastmond   Percussion,Piano,Keyboards,Synthesizer Bass
Steve Ferrone   Drums
Loris Holland   Keyboards,Background Vocals
Brenda White-King   Background Vocals
Curtis King   Background Vocals
Yolanda Lee   Background Vocals
Kirk Lyons   Tenor (Vocal)
Paulette McWilliams   Background Vocals
Cindy Mizelle   Background Vocals
Mary Moore   Soprano (Vocal)
Eric Rehl   Keyboards
Teddy Riley   Keyboards
Marc Russo   Alto Saxophone
Lance Sabin   Electric Guitar
V. Jeffrey Smith   Saxophone,Background Vocals
Sandra St. Victor   Background Vocals
Liz Stewart   Soprano (Vocal)
Reggie Stewart   Tenor (Vocal)
Joyce Dolos Stovall   Background Vocals
Buddy Williams   Drums,Overdubs
Jim Baker   fairlight
Alfa Anderson   Background Vocals
Kenny Williams   Tenor (Vocal)
Alistair Phayme   Tenor (Vocal)
Rosemary Neubia   Alto (Vocal)
Charmaine Yates   Background Vocals
Cassandra Thompson   Alto (Vocal)
Gloria Mitchell   Soprano (Vocal)
Solomon Edwards   Tenor (Vocal)
Bea Carr   Soprano (Vocal)
Pete Harris   fairlight
Sophia Blake   Alto (Vocal)
Beverly C. Coy   Alto (Vocal)
Fransonia Gilbert   Alto (Vocal)
Venus Hall   Alto (Vocal)
Vikki Hamilton   Soprano (Vocal)
Gia Jenkins   Alto (Vocal)
Dennis King   Tenor (Vocal)

Technical Credits

Jonathan Butler   Composer
Michael Allaire   Engineer
Timmy Allen   Producer,drum programming
Ron Banks   Engineer
Carl Beatty   Engineer
Darryl Douglass Workshop Company   Arranger
Barry J. Eastmond   Programming,Producer,drum programming
Bill Esses   Engineer
Don Feinberg   Engineer
Loris Holland   Producer,drum programming
Marcus Miller   Composer
P. Dennis Mitchell   Engineer
Eric Rehl   Programming
Teddy Riley   Producer,drum programming
Jolyon Skinner   Composer
Jim Baker   Contributor
JC   Engineer
Pete Harris   Contributor

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More Than Friends 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
the instrumentals on this album are truly refleCTIVE of JB as an afro-jazz guitar maestro!the vocal cuts are all classic late-eighties radio tunes!