Personnel includes: Shanice Wilson (vocals, keyboards); Smooth, Kiyamma Griffin, Johnny Gill (vocals); Vernon "Ice" Black, Corrado Rustici, Romeo Brune, Josh Sklair, Kevin Oierce (guitar); Branford Marsalis (saxophone); Narada Michael Walden (keyboards, synthesizer, drums, programming); Lace Alexander (keyboards, synthesizer, percussion, programming); Louis Biancanelli (keyboards, programming); Mike Mani, Eric Daniels (keyboards, programming, background vocals); Joel Smith (bass); Chris Stokes, Crystal Wilson, Kataya Anderson, Kenny "Babyface" Edwards (background vocals).
Producers include: Narada Michael Walden, Bryan Loren, Chris Stokes, Shanice Wilson, Ike Lee III.
Compilation producers: David Nathan, Dana G. Smart.
Recorded between 1987 and 1994. Includes liner notes by David Nelson.
Digitally remastered by Kevin Reeves (Universal Music Studios, East Edison, New Jersey).
Ultimate Collection collects the R&B singer's best singles and album tracks from the late '80s to the mid-'90s, including her early hits "(Baby Tell Me) Can You Dance" and "No 1/2 Steppin'" and the 1991 chart-topper "I Love Your Smile." "I'm Cryin'," "I Wish," and "Turn Down the Lights" are among the other singles gathered in this retrospective. ~ Heather Phares