Vesta Williams

Vesta Williams
 

Solo-Recordings

Vesta Williams - Vesta

Vesta

Released:

1986

Medium:

CD

01) Something About You
02) Sweet Thang
03) Don’t Blow A Good Thing
04) Get Out Of My Life
05) I Can Make Your Dreams Come True
06) Suddenly It’s Magic
07) You Make Me Want To (Love Again)
08) It’s You
09) Don’t Let Me Down
10) Once Bitten Twice Shy
11) I’m Coming Back
12) My Heart Is Yours

Vesta Williams - Relationships

Relationships

Released:

1998

Medium:

CD

01) Can You Feel Me
02) Somebody For Me
03) I’ll Be Alright
04) Like Today
05) You And I
06) I Have To
07) For Old Times Sake
08) You Still Do It
09) Who
10) Just Fine
11) All Because I’m Free

Vesta Williams - Vesta 4 U

Vesta 4 U

Released:

1988

Medium:

CD

01) Here/Say
02) All On You
03) 4 U
04) Sweet, Sweet Love
05) How You Feel
06) Best I Ever Had
07) Hunger
08) Congratulations
09) Running Into Memories
10) Make It With You

Vesta Williams - Distant Lover

Distant Lover

Released:

2007

Medium:

CD

01) Use Me
02) Whip Appeal
03) Distant Lover
04) If You Want Me To Stay
05) With You I’m Born Again
06) Knock Me Off My Feet
07) No Ordinary Love
08) Free
09) Ooh Baby Baby
10) Could It Be I’m Falling In Love

Vesta Williams - Special

Special

Released:

1991

Medium:

CD

01) Special
02) I Don’t Wanna Cry Anymore
03) Person To Person
04) Can’t Get Enough Of Your Love
05) Where Does The Love Go?
06) Thank You For The Chance
07) The Rib Joint
08) TLC
09) Do Ya
10) Don’t Trip
11) Compassion
12) I Promise Love

Vesta Williams - Seven

Seven

Released:

2013

Medium:

CD

01) Water On The World
02) Better Days
03) Silly
04) What Is This
05) Hold On (Interlude)
06) 5 Ways
07) All You Girls
08) Dedicated
09) Can We Talk About It
10) Truth Of The Matter
11) Rewind

Vesta Williams - Everything -N- More

Everything -N- More

Released:

1993

Medium:

CD

01) I’ll Give You My Love
02) Over & Over
03) So Good
04) Now That I Have You
05) Always
06) Outstanding
07) Tell Me
08) Can’t Let Go
09) Stop Frontin’
10) In Your Mind
11) The Love Of U

Guest Appearances / Collaborations

 
Christian McBride - A Family Affair

Christian McBride

A Family Affair

Released:

1998

Medium:

CD

01) I’m Coming Home
02) A Dream Of You
03) Family Affair
04) Theme From Our Fairytale
05) ... Or So You Thought
06) Summer Soft
07) Brown Funk (For Ray)
08) Open Sesame
09) Wayne’s World
10) I’ll Write A Song For You

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Song 05) with Vesta Williams (Lead Vocals)

Full Force - Full Force Of Course

Full Force

Full Force Of Course

Released:

2008

Medium:

Digital

01) Float On With Us (F. F. Tribute Mix)
02) Float On With Us (Instrumental Plus Mix)

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Song 02) with Vesta Williams (Vocals)

Gordon Lightfoot - East Of Midnight

Gordon Lightfoot

East Of Midnight

Released:

1986

Medium:

CD

01) Stay Loose
02) Morning Glory
03) East Of Midnight
04) A Lesson In Love
05) Anything For Love
06) Let It Ride
07) Ecstasy Made Easy
08) You Just Gotta Be
09) A Passing Ship
10) I’ll Tag Along

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Song 05) with Vesta Williams (Vocals)

Norman Brown - Celebration

Norman Brown

Celebration

Released:

1999

Medium:

CD

01) Out’a Nowhere
02) Together At Last
03) Paradise
04) You Make Me Feel Brand New
05) Celebration
06) Getting By
07) Rain
08) Never Again
09) Breaking Out
10) It’s Time For Love
11) Stay Strong
12) Rain (Remix)

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Song 12) with Vesta Williams (Lead Vocals)

David Benoit & Russ Freeman - The Benoit/Freeman Project

David Benoit & Russ Freeman

The Benoit/Freeman Project

Released:

1994

Medium:

CD

01) Reunion
02) When She Believed In Me
03) Mediterranean Night
04) Swept Away
05) The End Of Our Season
06) After The Love Has Gone
07) Smartypants
08) It’s The Thought That Counts
09) Mirage
10) That’s All I Could Say

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Song 06) with Vesta Williams (Duet)

George Duke - Is Love Enough?

George Duke

Is Love Enough?

Released:

1997

Medium:

CD

01) Into The Future (Prelude)
02) Is Love Enough?
03) It’s A Summertime
04) Love Songs
05) It’s Our World
06) Fill The Need
07) Kinda Low
08) Time And Space (Interlude)
09) Back In The Day
10) This Place I Call Home
11) How About You
12) Laid Back Sunday
13) Thinkin’ ’Bout You
14) I’m Falling
15) Whatever Happended To...
16) Back From The Future (Postlude)

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Song 05) with Vesta Williams (Lead Vocals)

Marlon Jackson - Baby Tonight

Marlon Jackson

Baby Tonight

Released:

1987

Medium:

CD

01) Don’t Go
02) To Get Away
03) When Will You Surrender
04) Lovely Eyes
05) Baby Tonight
06) Something Coming Down
07) Life
08) She Never Cried
09) Talk-2-U
10) Where Do I Stand
11) Everyday Everynight

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Song 06) with Vesta Williams (Vocals)

Ricky Lawson - First Things 1st

Ricky Lawson

First Things 1st

Released:

1999

Medium:

CD

01) Love Will Bring Us Back Around
02) Sweet Love
03) Sunlight
04) So Special
05) I Will Be Here Waiting For You
06) Blues Club
07) Plain Old Fashion Love
08) Slow And Gentle
09) Need Somebody
10) Real Love
11) Simple Man

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with Vesta Williams
Song 01) (Vocals)
Song 03) (Lead Vocals)

Eloise Laws - Secrets

Eloise Laws

Secrets

Released:

2003

Medium:

CD

01) Tenderness
02) Listen To The Moonlight
03) I Fall So Deep
04) Leave The Light On
05) A Man Like That
06) Out On A Limb
07) Sometimes
08) More Than You’ll Ever Know
09) In The Thick Of It
10) I Got My Baby

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Song 06) with Vesta Williams (Composer)

Gerald Albright - Smooth

Gerald Albright

Smooth

Released:

1994

Medium:

CD

01) Don’t Worry About It
02) I Surrender
03) Sweet Baby
04) This Is For The Lover In You
05) G & Lee
06) Just 2 B With You
07) Anniversary
08) Passion
09) Sedona
10) Say It With Feeling

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Song 01) with Vesta Williams (Lead Vocals)

Michael Wolff - Michael Wolff

Michael Wolff

Michael Wolff

Released:

1993

Medium:

CD

01) Lagniappe
02) Goodbye Too Late
03) Cool
04) Cancun
05) P.D.
06) Revelation
07) Real Love
08) Soul Sauce
09) No Happy Endings
10) My Funny Valentine
11) Cutting
12) The Other Side

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Song 07) with Vesta Williams (Lead Vocals)

Sting - Nothing Like The Sun

Sting

Nothing Like The Sun

Released:

1987

Medium:

CD

01) The Lazarus Heart
02) Be Still My Beating Heart
03) Englishman In New York
04) History Will Teach Us Nothing
05) They Dance Alone (Cueca Solo)
06) Fragile
07) We’ll Be Together
08) Straight To My Heart
09) Rock Steady
10) Sister Moon
11) Little Wing
12) The Secret Marriage

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with Vesta Williams (Background Vocals)
Song 07) (Vocals)

Eric Marienthal - Easy Street

Eric Marienthal

Easy Street

Released:

1997

Medium:

CD

01) Easy Street
02) Tuesday’s Delight
03) New Jack Saturday
04) Until You Come Back To Me (That’s What I’m Gonna Do)
05) Glow
06) Half & Half
07) The Sun Died
08) Last Day Of Summer
09) Bourriquot
10) Secret Passion
11) Backstage

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Song 04) with Vesta Williams (Lead Vocals)

Gerald Alston - Open Invitation

Gerald Alston

Open Invitation

Released:

1990

Medium:

CD

01) Slow Motion
02) Getting Back Into Love
03) Don’t You Know How I Feel
04) I’ll Go Crazy
05) Nothing Can Change (The Love We Shared Before)
06) Never Give Up
07) Tell Me This Night Won’t End
08) Open Invitation
09) Still In Love
10) Any Day Now
11) Almost There

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Song 04) with Vesta Williams (Composer)

Najee - Tokyo Blue

Najee

Tokyo Blue

Released:

1990

Medium:

CD

01) Talkin’
02) Stay
03) Cruise Control
04) I’ll Be Good To You
05) Nation’s Call
06) Tokyo Blue
07) My Old Friend
08) Buenos Aires
09) (Superwoman) Where Were You When I Needed You
10) Only At Night

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Song 04) with Vesta Williams (Lead Vocals)

Sampler / Soundtracks

 
Soundtrack - Mississippi Burning

Soundtrack

Mississippi Burning

Released:

1989

Medium:

CD

01) Take My Hand Precious Lord (Mahalia Jackson)
02) Murder In Mississippi (Part 1) (Trevor Jones)
03) Some Things Are Worth Dying For (Trevor Jones)
04) Murder In Mississippi (Part 2) (Trevor Jones)
05) Anderson And Mrs. Pell (Trevor Jones)
06) When We All Get To Heaven (Choral)
07) Try Jesus (Vesta Williams)
08) Abduction (Trevor Jones)
09) You Live It, You Breathe It, You Marry It (Trevor Jones)
10) Murder In Mississippi (Part 3) (Trevor Jones)
11) Requiem For Three Young Men (Trevor Jones)
12) Burning Cross (Trevor Jones)
13) Justice In Mississippi (Trevor Jones)
14) Walk On By Faith (Vocal) (Lannie McBride)
15) Walk On By Faith (Lannie McBride)

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Song 07) with Vesta Williams

Sampler - Mother & Child

Sampler

Mother & Child

Released:

1995

Medium:

CD

01) Oh Holy Night (Martina McBride)
02) All Is Well Tonight (CeCe Winans)
03) Through Your Eyes (Suzy Bogguss)
04) Christmas Lullaby (Belinda Carlisle)
05) Bless This Child (Vesta Williams)
06) When You Believe (Shanice & Crystal Wilson)
07) Breath Of Heaven (Mary’s Song) (Amy Grant)
08) Christmas Never Felt Like This (Olivia Newton-John)
09) Christmas Time (Wendy Moten)
10) Christmas Son (Kindred Spirit)
11) Avé Maria (Beth Nielson Chapman)

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Song 05) with Vesta Williams

Soundtrack - Posse

Soundtrack

Posse

Released:

1993

Medium:

CD

01) The Posse (Shoot ’Em Up) (Intelligent Hoodlum)
02) Posse Love (Tone Loc)
03) One Night Of Freedom (Badd Boyz Of The Industry)
04) Cruel Jim (Posse Don’t Play That) (Melvin Van Peebles)
05) I Think To Myself (Top Choice Clique)
06) Jesse (Michel Colombier)
07) Tell Me (Vesta Williams)
08) Free At Last (David - David)
09) If I Knew You At All (Salli Richardson)
10) Freemanville (Homecoming) (The Sounds Of Blackness)
11) Ride Of Your Life (Vesta Williams)
12) Let That Hammer Fall (The Neville Brothers)

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Songs 07) and 11) with Vesta Williams

Sampler - Cafe Soul All-Stars - Love Pages

Sampler

Cafe Soul All-Stars - Love Pages

Released:

2005

Medium:

CD

01) What You Gonna Do (Glenn Jones)
02) Don’t Make Me Cry (Peabo Bryson)
03) Used To Be (Christopher Williams)
04) One More Bridge To Cross (Vesta)
05) I’m Changing (Maysa)
06) Brazilian Heat (Bobby Lyle)
07) To Be With You (Jon Lucien)
08) Urban Jungle (Roy Ayers & Kenny Garrett)
09) U And I (Denise Stewart & Duke Jones)
10) You Don’t Have To Say You’re Sorry (Jazmyn)
11) Stay In My Heart (Maysa)
12) Sheba (Louis Taylor & Nichelle Holiday)
13) Pier 69 (Roy Ayers, Pucho And The Latin Soul Brothers)
14) Get Up On It (Rene McLean & Chris Albert)
15) Pages (George Benson)

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Song 04) with Vesta Williams

Sampler - Motown ... Fame ... & Beyond

Sampler

Motown ... Fame ... & Beyond

Released:

1995

Medium:

CD

01) Razzle Dazzle (Thelma Houston)
02) Midnight Rhapsody (William Goldstein & The Magic Disco Machine)
03) Starlight (Dionne Warwick)
04) Rêve De Juene Fille (William Goldstein)
05) Who I Am Inside (Barry Lyon)
06) Getting Physical (Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis)
07) This Moment In Time (Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis)
08) Happy Endings (Syreeta Wright)
09) Night Dreams (William Goldstein)
10) Wherever Love Takes Me (Vesta Williams & Gary Taylor)
11) Hello Again (William Goldstein & Ernie Watts)
12) Tomorrow Always Comes Again / I’m Glad I’m Here With You Tonight (Syreeta Wright)
13) Back To Bach (William Goldstein & The Magic Disco Machine)
14) Old Fashioned Man (Smokey Robinson)
15) To Soar (William Goldstein)
16) A Special Place (Debbie Allen)
17) AM America / Spirit Of ’76 (William Goldstein)
18) Madder Than Hell (William Goldstein & The Magic Disco Machine)

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Song 10) with Vesta Williams

Soundtrack - Blood Vows: The Story Of A Mafia Wife

Soundtrack

Blood Vows: The Story Of A Mafia Wife

Released:

2010

Medium:

Digital

01) Wherever Love Takes Me (Vesta Williams & Gary Taylor)
02) Who Is This Man? (William Goldstein)
03) Am I Falling? (William Goldstein)
04) Danger (William Goldstein)
05) Montage (William Goldstein)
06) Reprise: Wherever Love Takes Me / Falling In Love (Gary Taylor)
07) Out On The Town / The Sweet Side (Vesta Williams & Gary Taylor)
08) Accident (William Goldstein)
09) World Out Of Sync (William Goldstein)
10) Eternal Love (William Goldstein)
11) Forever / Reprise / Wherever Love Takes Me / Falling In Love / End Title (Vesta Williams & Gary Taylor)

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Songs 01), 07) and 11) with Vesta Williams

Sampler - Breakthrough Music

Sampler

Breakthrough Music

Released:

1995

Medium:

CD

Promo

01) So Real, So Right (Tasha)
02) We Got It (Immature)
03) Down With This (Charisse Arrington)
04) Top Billin’ (Wrecks-N-Effect)
05) It's Allright (Afro Union feat. Daddy Shakespeare)
06) Where I'm From (Passion)
07) Brotherman (Nonchalant)
08) Don't You Worry (Ruffa)
09) Could This Be Love (Al Green)
10) Call It What You Want (Remix) (Monteco)
11) Come Over (Rahsaan)
12) Are You Ready (Remix) (Pebbles)
13) Knock The Bottom Out (Ordinary Black Folk)
14) Love To Love You (On The Contrary)
15) Come With Me (Shai)
16) If I Knew Then What I Know Now (II D Extreme)
17) Hurry (Vesta)

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Song 17) with Vesta Williams

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also recorded under the name Vesta

Collection: All solo releases, guest appearances/collaborations and sampler/soundtrack appearances (physical & digital) with at least one new song, with the exception of background vocals and remixes.