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Teena Marie - Ivory album

Teena Marie - Ivory album
  • Performer Teena Marie
  • Title Ivory
  • Date of release 1990
  • Country Europe
  • Style RnB/Swing, Synth-pop
  • Other formats AUD XM VQF AA AHX VOX DMF
  • Genre Electronic / Rap
  • Size MP3 1551 mb
  • Size FLAC 1273 mb
  • Rating: 4.4
  • Votes: 650

Arranged By – Jeremy Lubbock, Teena Marie. Backing Vocals – Bridgette Bryant, Fred White (2), Julia Tillman Waters, Kimberly Brewer, Lynn Fiddmont, Maxine Waters, Merlin Owens, Mickey Boyce, Phil Williams, Sean Devoreaux, Steve Wise, Teena Marie. Bass – Bendrix, Doug Grigsby III, Randy Jackson (2). Coordinator – Evelyn Burgueno. Cover – Jacqueline Shackelford. Creative Director – Teena Marie. Drum Programming – Doug Grigsby III, James Allen, Richie Rich, Teena Marie.

Tracklist: 1. Here’s Looking At You, 2. The Sugar Shack Prelude, 3. The Sugar Shack, 4. If I Were A Bell, 5. Just Us Two, 6. Mr. Icecream, 7. Ivory (A Tone Poem), 8. Snap Your Fingers, 9. Cupid Is A Real Straight Shooter, 10. How Can You Resist It, 11. Since Day One, 12. Miracles Need Wings To Fly, 13. The Red Zone. More albums from Teena Marie: Lady T by Teena Marie. Congo Square by Teena Marie. Starchild by Teena Marie. Naked To The World by Teena Marie. Emerald City by Teena Marie. Irons In The Fire by Teena Marie. Wild And Peaceful by Teena Marie. Beautiful by Teena Marie. View all albums . Ivory.

This album has an average beat per minute of 126 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 82/194 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. 1. Here's Looking at You. 6'13. Album starts at 108BPM, ends at 140BPM (+32), with tempos within the -BPM range. Try refreshing the page if dots are missing). Recent albums by Teena Marie. First Class Love: Rare Tee. 2011.

Exclusive discount for Prime members. Sample this album Artist (Sample). 30. Here's Looking At You (Album Version). 2. The Sugar Shack Prelude (Album Version). 3. The Sugar Shack (Album Version). Though "Ivory" was not the blockbuster one might have expected it to have been after 1988's brave comeback, "Naked To The World" with its R&B hit single, "Ooo La La La," it served in further cementing the fact that the amazing talent of one little lady with a very big and soulful voice, would resurface fourteen years later with the.

Here's Looking At You, 06:11. The Sugar Shack Prelude, 01:05. Snap Your Fingers, 05:05. Cupid Is a Real Straight Shooter, 05:43. How Can You Resist It, 05:26.

Ivory is the ninth album by Teena Marie, released in 1990. It was her last album for Epic Records and was a commercial failure, only reaching on the US Black Albums chart and on the Billboard Albums chart (her lowest-placing album on both charts up to that date). Marie's use of hip hop elements on some tracks was considered jarring by many fans and critics. Two singles from the album, "If I Were a Bell" and "Here's Looking at You", performed respectably on the Black Singles chart, peaking at and respectively. All songs written by Teena Marie, except where noted. Here's Looking at You" - 6:13. The Sugar Shack Prelude" (Marie, Penny ". The Sugar Shack" (Marie, James Stewart) - 5:47. If I Were a Bell" - 6:40. Icecream" - 6:05. Ivory (A Tone Poem)" - 1:21. Snap Your Fingers" (James Allen, Marie) - 5:07.

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Here's Looking At You
A2 The Sugar Shack Prelude
A3 The Sugar Shack
Vocals – Bernadette Cooper, Bridgette Bryant
A4 If I Were A Bell
A5 Just Us Two
A6 Mr. Icecream
A7 Ivory (A Tone Poem)
B1 Snap Your Fingers
B2 Cupid Is A Real Straight Shooter
B3 How Can You Resist It
B4 Since Day One
Producer – Jazzie B
B5 Miracles Need Wings To Fly
B6 The Red Zone


  • Co-producer – James Allen (tracks: B1, B2, B6)
  • Producer – Teena Marie (tracks: A1 to B3, B5, B6)


Made in Holland

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5 099746 587840
  • Label Code: LC 0199
  • Rights Society: BIEM / STEMRA

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
465878 2 Teena Marie Ivory ‎(CD, Album) Epic 465878 2 Europe 1990
465878-1, 01-465878-20 Teena Marie Ivory ‎(LP, Album) Epic, Epic 465878-1, 01-465878-20 Netherlands 1990
ESCA 5151 Teena Marie Ivory ‎(CD, Album) Epic ESCA 5151 Japan 1990
ET 45101 Teena Marie Ivory ‎(Cass, Album, Promo) Epic ET 45101 US 1990
ET 45101, E - 410191 Teena Marie Ivory ‎(Cass, Album) Epic, Sony ET 45101, E - 410191 Indonesia 1990