Joe COCKER


Civilized Man

(1984)



1. Civilized Man 3'55
(Pat Robinson / Richard Feldman)
Published by ORCA SONGS / WATCHPOCKET MUSIC
Adm.by BUG (ASCAP / BMI)
2. There Goes My Baby 3'47
(Jerry Leiber / Mike Stoller / George Treadwell / Benjamin Nelson / Lover Patterson)
Published by UNICHAPPELL MUSIC Inc. / JOT MUSIC (BMI)
3. Come On In 3'49
(Rick Nelson)
Published by BOODLE MUSIC (BMI)
4. Tempted 4'16
(Chris Difford / Glenn Tilbrook)
Published by ILLEGAL SONGS, Inc. (BMI)
5. Long Drag Of A Cigarette 2'36
(Larry John McNally)
Published by MCNALLY MUSIC PUBLISHING / UNICITY MUSIC, Inc. (ASCAP)
6. I Love The Night 3'48
(Troy Seals / Michael Reid)
Published by WB MUSIC CORP. / TWO SONS MUSIC / LODGE HALL MUSIC Inc. (ASCAP)
7. Crazy In Love 3'51
(Even Stevens / Randy McCormick)
Published by DEBDAVE MUSIC Inc. / BRIAR PATCH MUSIC (BMI)
8. A Girl Like You 3'09
(Will Jennings / Troy Seals)
Published by WB MUSIC CORP. / TWO SONS MUSIC / WARNER-TAMERLANE PUBLISHING Corp. / BLUE SKY RIDER SONGS (ASCAP / BMI)
9. Hold On (I Feel Our Love Is Changing) 3'42
(Will Jennings / Joe Sample)
Published by IRVING MUSIC, Inc./ FOUR KNIGHTS MUSIC Co. (BMI)
10. Even A Fool Would Let Go 3'53
(Tom Snow / Kerry Chater)
Published by UNICHAPPELL MUSIC Inc. (BMI)

Total Time: 36:46


  • Joe Cocker - Vocals (1-10)
  • Steve Lukather - Electric Guitar (1, 3, 4), Electric Pencil Guitar (2)
  • Domenic Troiano - Rhythm and Lead Guitar (2), Electric Guitar (3)
  • Larry John McNally - Acoustic Guitar (5)
  • Reggie Young - Lead Guitar & Solo (6), Guitar (8)
  • Jon Goin - Guitar (6, 8, 10)
  • Dan Huff - Guitar (7, 9), Guitar Solo (10)
  • Pete Bordinelli - Guitar (7, 9)
  • Dean Parks - Guitar (9, 10)
  • Greg Phillinganes - Yamaha GSI Synthesizer (1), Yamaha DX-7 Synthesizer {2), Piano (3-5)
  • Shane Keister - Synthesizer (6, 8-10)
  • Rob Mounsey - Piano (2), Electric Piano (3), Roland Jupiter 8 Synthesizer (5)
  • David Paich - Hammond Organ (1, 4)
  • Randy McCormick - Fender Rhodes (7)
  • David Briggs - Keyboards (6, 8-10), Strings Arrangement (7, 10)
  • Bob Telson - Oberheim - Synthesizer (2, 3), Hammond Organ (3), Horn Arrangement (4)
  • Randy Brecker - Trumpet (4)
  • Jim Horn - Alto Saxophone (8)
  • Lenny Picket - Baritone Saxophone (4)
  • David Tafoni - Tenor Saxophone (4)
  • Dave Bargeron - Trombone (4)
  • The Sid SHARP STRINGS (7, 10)
  • Nathan East - Bass (1-5)
  • Bob Wray - Bass (6, 8)
  • David Hungate - Bass (7, 9, 10)
  • Jeff Porcaro - Drums (1-4), Electric Pencil Guitar (2)
  • Jim Keltner - Drums (5)
  • Larrie Londin - Drums (6, 8)
  • James Stroud - Drums (7, 10)
  • Starz Vander Lockett - Percussion (1, 2, 4)
  • Paulinho Da Costa - Percussion (6-8)
  • Cissy Houston - Background Vocals (1, 4)
  • Mary Davis - Background Vocals (1, 4)
  • Deirdre Tuck Corley - Background Vocals (1, 4)
  • Sam Butler - Background Vocals (2, 3)
  • Bobbie Butler - Background Vocals (2, 3)
  • James W. Carter - Background Vocals (2, 3)
  • Frank Floyd - Background Vocals (3, 5)
  • Zack Sanders - Background Vocals (3, 5)
  • Julia Tillman Waters - Background Vocals (9)
  • Maxine Willard Waters - Background Vocals (9)
  • Luther Waters - Background Vocals (9)
  • Oren Waters - Background Vocals (9)

    Produced by Stewart Levine and Gary Katz
    Recorded by: Rik Pekkonen
    Sound works, Digital Audio / Video, NY Engineered and Mixed by: Daniel Lazerus
    Assistant Engineer: Mark Ettel
    Assistant Engineers: Robin Lane, Phil Wanger
    Assistant Mixing Engineer: Wayne Yurgelun
    Digital Maintenance: Wayne Yurgelun, Mike Morongell,
    SOUNDWORKS, NY
    Additional In-Studio Production: Daniel Lazerus
    Mastered by: Bob Ludwig,
    MASTER DISC, NY
    Management: Michael Lang / BETTER MUSIC, NYC, NY
    Assistant Engineer: Lynn Peterzell
    Design: John O'Brien
    Photography: Richard Avedon
    Lettering: Jim A. Salvati
    Art Direction: Roy Kohara

    Jeff Pocaro, David Paitch, Steve Lukather and David Hungate appear Courtesy of COLUMBIA RECORDS
    Greg Phillinganes appears Courtesy of
    PLANET RECORDS, Inc.

    Recorded at: House of Davis, Nashville, Tennessee and VILLAGE RECORDERS, Los Angeles, CA
    Additional Recording and Mixing:
    OCEAN WAY RECORDING, Los Angeles

    Thanks To:

    Dick La Palm, Andy Leeds, Russ Linton Dana, The Staff and Management of SOUNDWORKS, Rob Mounsey, Michael Johnson and Cissy Houston.

    Special Thanks Helmut Fest, Don Grierson