- Released: April 20, 2004
- Label: Universal Mod Afw
Vibe - 5/95, p.101
"...IT'S TIME...feature[s] a few well-chosen covers and a couple of well-written originals....Hanging around with his buddies George Duke, Stanley Clarke, and Paul Jackson while belting Gershwinesque ghetto lyrics...Hewett seems to be easing on down the road to Las Vegas..."
- 2.Crystal Clear
- 3.This Love Is Forever
- 4.Your Body Needs Healin'
- 5.For the Lover in You
- 6.I Wanna Know You
- 7.Say Good-Bye
- 8.How Do I Know I Love You
- 9.A Love of Your Own
- 10.Just to Keep You Satisfied
- 11.On & On
- 12.Amazing Grace (Interlude)
- 13.Call His Name
- 14.[Untitled Hidden Track]
- 15.[Untitled Hidden Track]
Personnel includes: Howard Hewett (vocals); Tracy Bingham (spoken vocals); Ray Fuller (guitar); Joel G. Derouin, Berj Garabedian, Armen Garabedian (strings); Kirk Whalum (saxophone); Ray Brown (trumpet); Ricky Lawson (French horn, vibraphone); Monty Seward (piano, keyboards, synthesizer background vocals); Bill Cantos (electric piano); Larry Kimpel (bass); Stanley Smith, Wardell Potts, Jr., Derek Organ (drums); Rayford Griffin (drums, cymbals); Mike Smith (percussion); Greg Lawson (programming); Kimaya Seward, Otis Stokes, Lynn Davis, Lynne Fiddmont Lynsey, David Thomas, Dorian Holly, The Johnson Montgomery Singers, Wanda Vaughn, Melinda Chapman, Art Madison, Jeffrey Osbourne, Phil Perry (background vocals).
Producers: Monty Seward, Howard Hewett (tracks 1-3, 5-9, 11-13); Leon F. Sylvers, III (track 4); Ricky Lawson (track 10).
Engineers: Bobby Summerfield, Carmen Rizzo, Erik Zoebler, Tim Jaquette, Leslie Ann Jones, Peter Doell, Bill Smith, Charlie Paakkari.
Includes liner notes by David Ritz.
Personnel: Howard Hewett (vocals, background vocals); Howard Hewett; Paul Jackson, Jr. (guitar); Joel Derouin, Armen Garabedian, Berj Garabedian (strings); Kirk Whalum (saxophone); Ray Brown (trumpet); Ricky Lawson (French horn, vibraphone); Bill Cantos (electric piano); Carlton Upton (keyboards, synthesizer); Stanley Clarke (acoustic bass); Larry Kimpel (bass guitar); Ray Griffin (drums, cymbals); Leon F. Sylvers III (drums, programming); Wardell Potts, Jr. (drums); David Ward II (timpani, programming); Mike Smith, Mike Smith , Paulinho Da Costa (percussion); Kimaya Seward, David Thomas, Dorian Holly, Melinda Chapman, David Porter Thomas , James Ingram , Jeffrey Osborne, Lynn Davis , Marc Nelson, Otis Stokes, Phil Perry, Art Madison, Vesta Williams, Wanda Vaughn (background vocals); Ray Fuller (guitar); George Duke (strings, string synthesizer); Monty Seward (piano, keyboards, string synthesizer, background vocals); Greg Lawson (synthesizer, programming); Rayford Griffin (drums, cymbals); Stanley Smith, Derek Organ (drums).
Audio Mixers: Taavi Mote; Leslie Ann Jones; Bobby Summerfield.
Liner Note Author: David Ritz.
Editor: Tery Thier.
Arrangers: Howard Hewett; Leon F. Sylvers III; Ricky Lawson.