Marcus Gresham

FOR THE REST OF MY LIFE

by MARCUS GRESHAM

Released 2002
MSG! Message Music/ASCAP
Released 2002
MSG! Message Music/ASCAP
A Diverse Project with a unique display of Gospel, Christian, Urban Contemporary, Funk, Soul, R&B, Jazz, and Inspirational. The album features 14 original songs dedicated to the life of Gresham's mother and friend, Mary Ann Wise Gresham.
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A Classic and Commemorative Recording from Marcus Gresham. FOR THE REST OF MY LIFE is a Diverse Project with a unique display of Gospel, Christian, Urban Contemporary, Funk, Soul, R&B, Jazz, and Inspirational. The album features 14 original songs dedicated to the life of Gresham's mother and friend, Mary Ann Wise Gresham, now in the everlasting presence of Jesus Christ. Joining Marcus is a Stellar list of family, friends and Artists who lend their artistry and gifts to create ONE DYNAMIC COLLECTION!!! Marcus says: "I know my mother is having the greatest time now in Heaven! I will always think of her and never forget what she taught me....My utmost thanks to my Heavenly Father, for being the Lover of my soul, through Jesus Christ, my Lord and Savior, and for the leadership of Your Holy Spirit. Without You, I never would have had a song. Jesus, You are everything I want to be FOR THE REST OF MY LIFE." CREDITS: EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Marcus Gresham/PRODUCED BY: Marcus Gresham, Kevin Perry and Rich Barrett/CHIEF ENGINEERS: Kirk Sharrock and Kevin Perry/ALBUM MASTERED BY: Kevin Perry at Chameleon Music (Nashville)/BACKGROUND VOCALS: Dave Gallagher, Karen Carter, Diane Sheets, Kevin Perry, Cynthia Pasley, Christal Gresham, Marcus Gresham, Russ & Dawn Jones, Mary Colston/GUEST VOCALISTS: Nicole Gresham (JUST PRAY), Christal Gresham (TELL ME WHAT IS LOVE, CHANGED), John McCollum (GONNA BE REJOICIN), Russ Jones (EV'RYBODY, GONNA BE REJOICIN), Dawn Jones EV'RYBODY)/INSTRUMENTALISTS: PIANO/KEYS/ORGAN: Rich Barrett (COMIN BACK, JUST PRAY, WHO WILL GO IN HIS NAME, CHANGED, REFLECTION OF YOU, FOLLOW ME CHILDREN), PIANO/KEYS/STRING ARRANGEMENTS: Marcus Gresham (IF YOU GOT THE ANSWER, FOR THE REST OF MY LIFE, EV'RYBODY, JUST PRAY, TELL ME WHAT IS LOVE, ALL I WANT TO SAY, REFLECTION OF YOU, EVERYTHING I HAVE IS YOURS, GONNA BE REJOICIN) DRUMS: Brian Barefoot (COMIN BACK, REFLECTION OF YOU, FOLLOW ME CHILDREN) DRUMS: Kevin Seal (JUST PRAY, CHANGED) DRUMS: Mike Nicholas (FOR THE REST OF MY LIFE, TELL ME WHAT IS LOVE, ALL I WANT TO SAY) BASS: Chad Landers (COMIN BACK, FOLLOW ME CHILDREN) BASS: Tom Tasker (FOR THE REST OF MY LIFE, JUST PRAY, TELL ME WHAT IS LOVE, ALL I WANT TO SAY, CHANGED) ACOUSTIC GTR. & BASS: Roman Del Corro (EV'RYBODY, GRACE SO AMAZING, GONNA BE REJOICIN) LEAD GTR. & BASS: KevinPerry (COMIN BACK, ALL I WANT TO SAY, REFLECTION OF YOU, FOLLOW ME CHILDREN) CLASSICAL GTR/JAZZ GTR./LEAD GTR.: Ron Oxley (EV'RYBODY, JUST PRAY, TELL ME WHAT IS LOVE, GONNA BE REJOICIN), HARMONICA: Gary Bennett (GONNA BE REJOICIN) HORNS: Michael Cox, Rob McAbee, Tom Tasker (COMIN BACK)/VOCAL ARRANGERS: Marcus Gresham & Rich Barrett (JUST PRAY, FOLLOW ME CHILDREN) Marcus Gresham & Russ Jones (IF YOU GOT THE ANSWER, GONNA BE REJOICIN) Marcus Gresham & Diane Sheets (Choral Arr. on JUST PRAY) Marcus Gresham & Christal Gresham (Jazz Vamp on CHANGED) Marcus Gresham (ALL LISTED TRACKS)/TRACK ARRANGEMENTS: Marcus Gresham (IF YOU GOT THE ANSWER, COMIN BACK, EV'RYBODY, JUST PRAY, TELL ME WHAT IS LOVE, WHO WILL GO IN HIS NAME, ALL I WANT TO SAY, REFLECTION OF YOU, GRACE SO AMAZING, EVERYTHING I HAVE IS YOURS, GONNA BE REJOICIN) Rich Barrett (CHANGED, FOLLOW ME CHILDREN) Marcus Gresham & Kevin Perry (COMIN BACK)/ART DIRECTION & DESIGN: STUDIO 122 Design (now FUDGE CREATIVE)/PHOTOGRAPHY: Jim Shively of Larry Phillips Photography, Inc./PACKAGING: MEDIA TECHNOLOGIES, LTD. (New York) *The ALBUM TRACKLIST includes "If You Got The Answer", "Comin Back", "Ev'rybody", title-cut "For The Rest Of My Life", "Just Pray", "Tell Me What Is Love", "Who Will Go In His Name", "All I Want To Say", "Changed", "Reflection of You", "Grace So Amazing", "Everything I Have Is Yours", "Gonna Be Rejoicin" and "Follow Me Children".