Discography

no place left to fall

NO PLACE LEFT TO FALL

Label : DreamMakers Music (B002CVQ86U)
U.S. Release Date: August 4, 2009
Producers: Bill Champlin & Mark Eddinger

Musicians:
Guitars, Keyboards, B-3, and Vocals: Bill Champlin
Drums: Billy Ward
Bass and Vocals: Geroge Hawkins Jr.
Guitars: Bruce Gaitsch, Steve Lukather, Keith Howland
Additional Keyboards: Mark Eddinger & Will Champlin

Horns: The Fat City Horns – Danny Falcone, Gil Kaupp, Nathan Tanouye, Phil Wigfall, Robert Mader, Jerry Merra

Additional Vocals & Background Vocals: Bill Champlin, Tamara Champlin, Will Champlin, George Hawkins Jr., Jerry Lopez, Peter Cetera, Michael English, Beth Hooker, Angelo Petrucci, Veronica Petrucci, Isabeau Miller, Dennis Matkosky, Leslie Matkosky, Keith Landry

Tracks:

1. Total Control
2. Tuggin’ On Your Sleeve
3. The Truth
4. No Place Left to Fall
5. Lover Like That
6. Lookin’ For You
7. Never Been Afraid
8. Angelina
9. Look Away
10. I Want You to Stay
11. Never Let Go
12. Stone Cold Hollywood13. All Along

Remarks: This album was also released by JVC Japan (B001DETGWA) on September 24, 2008 and Zink Music in Sweden on December 10, 2008.


MAYDAY

Label : Champlin Records (CR001)
Release Date: December 27, 1996
Producer: Bill Champlin

Musicians:
Guitars and Vocals: Jerry Lopez
Drums: Eddie Garcia
Bass and Vocals: Rochon Westmoreland
Keyboard: Greg Mathieson
Sax: Tom Saviano
Background Vocals: Tamara Champlin

Tracks:

1. Party Time In D.C.
2. Lovers Tonight
3. Take It Uptown
4. Southern Serenade
5. Backstreets Of Paradise (lead vocal: Tamara Champlin)
6. Organ Solo / In The Heat Of The Night
7. Headed For The Top
8. Another Day / Song For My Grandfather
9. After The Love Is Gone
10. First And Last
11. Bass Solo
12. Gold Mine
13. Drum Solo
14. Satisfaction

Remarks: This album is the live album recorded May 1st & 2nd, 1996 at Leeds Rehearsal Facility in North Hollywood, California.


he started to sing

HE STARTED TO SING

Label : TURNIP THE MUSIC GROUP(Polystar. PSCW5341)
Release Date: November 25, 1995
Producer: Bill Champlin

Musicians:
Guitars: Bruce Gaitsch, Jerry Lopez
Drums: Billy Ward
Bass: Abraham Laboriel, George Hawkins
Keyboard: Greg Mathieson
Keyboard and Background Vocals: Janey Clewer
Trumpets: Gary Grant, Steve Madaio
Sax: Tom Saviano (Alto), Dave Boruff (Tenor), Brandon Fields (Baritone)
Background Vocals: Tamara Champlin, Tracy Gable, Jason Scheff

Tracks :

1. He Started To Sing
2. Love Is Gonna Find You
3. It’s About Time
4. Party Time In D.C.
5. Love Comes And Go
6. Sex Thang
7. Southern Serenade
8. One Love at A Time
9. God Sent Angels
10. Someone Else

Remarks: This album is also released by BEVERLY RECORDS in Germany. Furthermore, Borderline Records also releases this CD.


Through it All

THROUGH IT ALL

Label : TURNIP THE MUSIC GROUP(Polystar. PSCW-5080)
Release Date: October 24, 1994
Producers: Greg Mathieson, Bruce Gaitsch, Dennis Matkosky and Bill Champlin

Musicians:

Guitars: Bruce Gaitsch
Bass: Abraham Laboriel
Keyboard: Gardner Cole, Greg Mathieson, Dennis Matkosky
Synth Programming: Casey Young, Mike Murphy, Kiki Ebsen
Percussion: Luis Conte
Sax: Tom Saviano
Horns: Dave Koz, Lee Thornberg, Rick Baptiste, Danny Pelfrey
Background Vocals: Tamara Champlin

Tracks:

1. I Must Have Been A Fool
2. Turn Your Love
3. Just To Be Loved
4. Proud Of Our Blindness
5. Come On In
6. Sound Of The Rain
7. Through It All
8. In The Heat Of The Night
9. Little Sister
10. Light Up The Candles

Remarks: This album is also released by BEVERLY RECORDS in Germany and also available in U.S.A (TURNIP THE MUSIC GROUP 48330 11 2).


Burn Down the Night

BURN DOWN THE NIGHT

Label: Emotion (Bandai Visual Co. BCCA-22)
Release Date: May 21, 1992
Producers: Greg Mathieson and Bill Champlin

Musicians:

Guitars: Bruce Gaitsch, Steve Lukather, Terry Haggerty
Drums: Tris Imboden
Bass: George Hawkins, Abraham Laboriel
Keyboard: Greg Mathieson
Synth Programming: Casey Young, Dennis Matkosky
Percussion: Luis Conte
Sax: Danny Pelfrey, Tom Scott
Trumpet: Bill Churchville
Background Vocals: Tamara Champlin, Carmen Twillie, Mona Lisa Young, Joseph Williams

Tracks:

1. Highest Stakes
2. The Thunder
3. For Less Than A Song
4. Headed For The Top
5. When Loves Come Around
6. Still Worth Saving
7. Same Old Song
8. In Love Too Young
9. First And Last
10. Fly By The Light

Remarks: This album is also released by BEVERLY RECORDS in Germany and also available in U.S.A (TURNIP THE MUSIC GROUP 48330 7 2).


No Wasted Moments

NO WASTED MOMENTS

Label: Elektra (Warner-Pioneer WPCP-3645)
Release Date: 1990
Producers: Joey Carbone and Bill Champlin

Musicians:

Guitars: Kevin Dukes, John Goux
Drums: Carlos Vega
Bass: Dennis Belfield
Keyboard: Joey Carbone, Gordo Goodwin
Background Vocals: Tamara Champlin, Carmen Twillie, Jason Scheff, Bobby Caldwell
Trumpet: Rick Baptist, Bill Armstrong
Sax: Danny Pelfrey, Dan Higgins, Greg Smith
Flugelhorn: Lee Loughnane
Flute: Walt Parazaider

Tracks:

1. Lovers Tonight
2. No Wasted Moments
3. Sticky Situation
4. Before You Go
5. The City


Runaway

RUNAWAY

Label: Elektra
Release Date: 1981
Producer: David Foster & Kenny Loggins

Musicians:

Guitars: Steve Lukather, Jay Graydon, Bill Champlin
Bass: Jon Pierce, Abraham Laboriel, Lee Sklar
Keyboards, Synthesizers: David Foster
Piano: Bill Champlin
Drums: John Robinson, Ed Greene, Larry Tolbert, Jeff Porcaro
Percussion: Paul Lani, Humberto Gatica
Sax: Tom Scott
Horns: Gary Herbig, Jerry Hey, Gary Grant, Chuck Findley, Kim Hutchcraft, Larry Williams
Background Vocals: Tom Kelly, David Foster, Richard Page, Venette Gloud, Kenny Loggins, Tamara Matoesian, Carmen Grillo

Tracks:

1. Runaway
2. One Way Ticket
3. Sara
4. Tonight Tonight
5. Runaway Reprise
6. Take It Uptown
7. Satisfaction
8. Stop Knockin’ on My Door
9. Gotta Get Back to Love
10. Without You
11. Fool Is All Alone


Single

SINGLE

Original Label: Full Moon / Epic Records, USA (JE-35367)
Original Release Year: 1978
Reissued CD Release: 1st Reissue: June 1, 1991 (Sony Music, Japan ESCA 5300), 2nd Reissue: September 19, 2002 (Sony Music, Japan EICP 7064)
Producer: David Foster

Musicians:

Background Vocal: Bobby Kimball, Michael McDonald, Daryl Hall
Drums: Jeff Porcaro, Larry Tolbot
Bass: David Hungate
Guitars: Ray Parker Jr., Jay Graydon, Steve Lukather
Keyboard: David Paich, Steve Porcaro, David Foster
Horns: Jerry Hey, Gary Grant, Oscar Brashear, Larry Williams
Percussion: Paulinho da Costa

Tracks:

1. What Good Is Love
2. I Don’t Want You Anymore
3. We Both Tried
4. Yo’ Mama
5. Fly With Me
6. Love Is Forever
7. Careless
8. Elayne
9. Keys To The Kingdom


Video

Bill Champlin Live DVD

BILL CHAMPLIN: IN CONCERT (DVD)

Label: Music Video Dist.
Release Date: June 29, 2004
Producer: Michael Au

Tracks:

1. Papa Can Fly
2. Still Worth Savin’
3. When Love Comes Around
4. First and Last
5. In the Heat of the Night
6. Lookin’ for You
7. Thunder
8. Turn Your Love Around
9. Beggin’ You Baby
10. Headed for the Top
11. Everywhere

**Plus DVD Bonus footage


Singles

THE CITY (c/w its instrumental version)

CD Single: Warner Pioneer WPDP-6219
Release Date: April 10, 1990
Remarks : This song was used in the commercial film of Tokyo Gas. This song is included in his solo album titled “NO WASTED MOMENTS”.

MEMORIES OF HER c/w ELLIE MY LOVE

CD Single:Sony SRDL3344
Release Date: August 1, 1991
Remarks : First single CD From the compilation album titled “Mid-Summer Blossoms”(Sony SRCL-1958) which is cover version compilation album of hit songs originally performed by one of the most popular Japanese Rock Group “Southern All Stars”.

SOUTHERN SERENADE c/w LOVE IS GONNA FIND YOU, LOVERS TONIGHT and TAKE IT UPTOWN

CD Single: Borderline Records (Sweden) (BLCDS10)
Release Date: April, 1996
Remarks : 2 tracks from the album “He Started To Sing” with the rare live tracks “Lovers Tonight” (from the album “No Wasted Moments”) and “Take It Uptown” (from the album “Runaway”). This Live tracks are recorded at Restaurang Opalen, Jonkoping, Sweden on December 15,1994.