RELEASE DATE : November 30, 1982 (album version)
LENGHT : 4:21 (album version)
LABEL : Epic CBS Records (now Sony Music)
RECORDING DATES : April 14, 1982 to November 8, 1982.
STUDIOS : Westlake Recording Studios (Los Angeles, California)
SONGWRITER(S) : Rod Temperton
PRODUCER(S) : Quincy Jones
RECORDING ENGINEER : Bruce Swedien
LEAD VOCALS : Michael Jackson
BACKING VOCALS : Michael Jackson
Greg Phillinganes: Rhodes, synthesizer
Michael Boddicker and David Paich, synthesizers
David Williams: guitar
Jerry Hey, Gary Grant: trumpets, flugelhorns
Larry Williams: saxophone, flute
Bill Reichenbach: trombone
Vocal arrangement by Rod Temperton
Rhythm arrangement by Michael Jackson and Quincy Jones
Ndugu Chancler, drums
*Worked by MJ during his lifetime. Covers and remixes by other artists are not included.
Baby Be Mine (demo) : demo recorded in 1982. Leaked online in 2008. Remains unreleased.
LIVE PERFORMANCES BY MICHAEL JACKSON :
The song was never performed live in public by Michael Jackson
SHORT FILM : No short film
PEAK ON HOT 100 BILLBOARD : Not eligible
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