1/ I Sweat (Going Through the Motions) (Hendryx) 6.12 2/ Soft Targets (Hendryx) 4.21 3/ The Life (Hendryx,Staples) 6.31 4/ To the Bone (Hendryx) 5.18 5/ Electricity (Hendryx,Hartman) 3.52 6/ Ghost Love (Hendryx,Gale,Hairston) 4.14 7/ I Want You (Greenwich,Hendryx,Kent) 4.21 8/ I Sweat (Going Through the Motions) (Hendryx) 5.43 (Dance Remix) 9/ I Sweat (Going Through the Motions) (Hendryx) 3.54 (single version) 10/ I Sweat (Going Through the Motions) (Hendryx) 4.42 (Instrumental) 11/ To the Bone (12" Version) (Hendryx) 6.16 12/ To the Bone (Pygmy Dub Mix - Parts I & II) (Hendryx) 10.17 13/ Heart of a Woman (Parton,Scott) 3.43 14/ Heart of a Woman (Extended Remix) (Parton,Scott) 5.02 Recorded at Electric Lady Studios, New York Engineered by Robert Musso Mixed at RPM Studios, New York Track 8 mixed by Ron St. Germain, remixed by Francois Kevorkian Tracks 11 and 12 remixed by Tony Humphries Produced by Material & Nona Hendryx Tracks 13 and 14 produced by Tom Scott Executive Producers: Robert Wright & Vicki Wickham Mastered by Howie Weinberg at Masterdisk Reissue Producer: Tony Calvert Assistant Producer: Randy Mahon Production Manager: Matt Murphy Remastered by Maria TrianaBernie Worrell: clavinet (1,8-10), synthesizer (2-7,11,12), piano (7); Jeff Bova: synthesizer (1,7,8,9,10); Eddie Martinez: guitar; Daniel Ponce: congas & bells (1,5,7,8,9,10); Trevor Gale: snare (1,3,4,5,7-14), pipe (1,8,9,10), drums (2,6), Simmons toms (3), metal (3), toms (5), hi hat (7); Bill Laswell: tapes (1,3,5,8-10), records (1,8,9,10), bass (2-7,11,12); Michael Beinhorn: DMX (1,3,4,5,7-12), synthesizer (4,11,12); Nona Hendryx: lead vocals [uncredited], background vocals (1-5,8-12); Fonzi Thornton & Benny Diggs: background vocals (1,2,5,6,7,8-10); Dolette McDonald (The Daughter) & B.J. Nelson: background vocals (1,2,6,8-10); Patrice Collins & Cherise Collins (The Sisters): background vocals (1,8,9,10); Mr. Biggs, Afrika Bambaataa, Fred Fowler (Shango) & Amad Henderson: background vocals (1,4,8,9,10); Aiyb Dieng: talking drum & bells (2,3,4,6,11,12); Kevin Owens: background vocals (3); Ray Simpson: background vocals (5,7).
1984 - RCA Records (Germany), AFL1-4999 (Vinyl) 1984 - RCA Records (USA), PL 84999 (Vinyl) 2012 - Funky Town Grooves (UK), FTG-276 (CD)Note: Only the 2012 version contains tracks 8-14.
2 stars out of 5.
David Bertrand Wilson (courtesy of the Wilson and Alroy's Record Reviews website)