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Good to Go Lover

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Released  January 1, 1986
Artist  Gwen Guthrie
Label  Polydor Records
Good to Go Lover (1986)  Ticket To Ride (1987)
Release date  1 January 1986
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Just for You' (1985)  Good to Go Lover (1986)
Genres  Contemporary R&B, Garage music, Dance-pop, Boogie
Producers  Gwen Guthrie, David Conley
Contemporary R&B albums  The Bodyguard: Original S, From Toni with Love The Vide, Another Round, OnMyRadio, Make It Last Forever

Gwen guthrie 1986 good to go lover album presentation

Good to Go Lover is a 1986 studio album by American singer Gwen Guthrie. The album was produced by Guthrie, with musicians performing on the album including Larry Levan, two Surface members and Bernie Worrell, a Parliament-Funkadelic keyboardist.


The album spawned one big hit single, "Ain't Nothin' Goin' on But the Rent", reaching number 1 on both the US Billboard Dance Music/Club Play Singles and Hot Black Singles charts and number 42 on the pop chart. "Ain't Nothin' Goin' on But the Rent" was also a big hit in the UK, where it reached number 5 in the UK Singles Chart. The second single released from the album, a cover of "(They Long To Be) Close To You", reached number 25 in the UK.

Gwen guthrie good to go lover 2013 cd reissue

Track listing

Side A
  1. "(They Long To Be) Close To You" (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) – 5:31
  2. "Outside in the Rain" (David Conley, Bernard Jackson, David Townsend, Joshua Thompson) – 5:18
  3. "Good to Go Lover" (Gwen Guthrie, Bill Hagans) - 6:05
  4. "You Touched My Life" (Gwen Guthrie) – 5:08
Side B
  1. "Ain't Nothin' Goin' on But the Rent" (Gwen Guthrie) – 5:59
  2. "I Still Want You" (David Conley, Bernard Jackson, David Townsend) – 4:38
  3. "Stop Holding Back" (David Conley, Bernard Jackson, David Townsend) – 5:58
  4. "Passion Eyes" (Charles W. Rogers) – 5:11


  • Dave Conley, Gregg Mann, Harvey Goldberg, Larry Levan, Matthew "Krash" Kasha – mixing
  • Gregg Mann – engineer
  • Steve Khan – engineer
  • Scott James – engineer
  • Julian Robertson – engineer
  • Tom Zepp – engineer
  • Kendal Stubbs – engineer
  • Bill Wylie – photography
  • Jack Skinner – mastering
  • Dave Conley – associate producer
  • Ernestine Bell – production assistant
  • Jerome Gasper – mixing, executive producer
  • Gwen Guthrie – producer, mixing
  • Performance

  • Michael Clark – keyboards
  • David Conley – drum programming, keyboards, Moog Bass, synthesizer
  • Sly Dunbar – drum programming
  • Steve Ferrone – drums
  • Gwen Guthrie – vocal arrangement, background vocals, vocals
  • Bill Hagans – drum programming, keyboards
  • Gary Henry – keyboards
  • Brian Morgan – performer
  • Onaje Allan Gumbs – performer
  • Ira Siegel – guitar
  • David Townsend – keyboards
  • Bernie Worrell – keyboards
  • Songs

    1(They Long to Be) Close to You5:33
    2Outside in the Rain5:19
    3Good to Go Lover6:04


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