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Nona Hendryx - The Art Of Defense Album

Nona Hendryx - The Art Of Defense Album
Performer: Nona Hendryx
Genre: Electro / Funk
Title: The Art Of Defense
MP3 album size: 1663 mb
FLAC album size: 2854 mb
Style: Electro, Synth-pop, Disco
Country: US
Released: 1984
Catalog number: AFL1-4999
Label: RCA, RCA Victor


1The Life
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Kevin Owens, Nona HendryxTom Tom [Simmons Toms], Noises [Metal] – Trevor GaleWritten-By – Kevan Staples, Nona Hendryx
2Ghost Love
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – B.J. Nelson, Benny Diggs, Dolette McDonald, Fonzi ThorntonDrums – Trevor GaleWritten-By – Kenni Hairston, Nona Hendryx, Trevor Gale
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Benny Diggs, Fonzi Thornton, Nona Hendryx, Ray SimpsonTom Tom [Toms] – Trevor GaleWritten-By – Dan Hartman, Nona Hendryx
4To The Bone
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Afrika Bambaataa, Amad Henderson, Fred Fowler (Shango), Mr. Biggs, Nona HendryxSynthesizer – Michael BeinhornWritten-By – N. Hendryx
5I Sweat (Going Through The Motions)
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals, The Sisters] – Cherise Collins, Patrice CollinsBacking Vocals [Background Vocals] – Afrika Bambaataa, Amad Henderson, B.J. Nelson, Benny Diggs, Dolette McDonald (The Daughter), Fonzi Thornton, Fred Fowler (Shango), Mr. Biggs, Nona HendryxBells – Daniel PonceClavinet – Bernie WorrellNoises [Records] – Bill LaswellPipe – Trevor GaleSynthesizer – Jeff BovaWritten-By – Nona Hendryx
6I Want You
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Benny Diggs, Fonzi Thornton, Ray SimpsonPercussion [Hi Hat] – Trevor GalePiano – Bernie WorrellSynthesizer – Jeff BovaWritten-By – Ellie Greenwich, Jeff Kent, Nona Hendryx
7Soft Targets
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – B.J. Nelson, Benny Diggs, Dolette McDonald, Fonzi Thornton, Nona HendryxDrums – Trevor GaleWritten-By – Nona Hendryx


  • Artwork [Hand Lettering]Tim Girvin
  • BassBill Laswell (tracks: A2 to B4)
  • BellsAiyb Dieng (tracks: A2 to B1, B3), Daniel Ponce (tracks: A1, B2, B4)
  • CongasDaniel Ponce (tracks: A1, B2, B4)
  • Coordinator [Production Coordinators]Hutaff Lennon, Wendy Perris
  • Design Concept [Album & Cover Concept]Nona Hendryx
  • Design, Art DirectionRon Kellum
  • Drums [Snare]Trevor Gale (tracks: A1, A3 to B2, B4)
  • Electronic Drums [DMX]Michael Beinhorn (tracks: A1, A3 to B2, B4)
  • EngineerRobert Musso
  • Engineer [Mastering Engineer]Howie Weinberg
  • Engineer [Pre-production Engineers]Melanie West, Roberta Grace
  • Executive-ProducerRobert Wright, Vicki Wickham
  • GuitarEddie Martinez
  • ManagementTake Out Productions, Vicki Wickham
  • Management [Studio Managers: Electric Lady]Mary Culum
  • Management [Studio Managers: RPM]Sandra Deckert
  • Other [Costumes (And Main Drag Creator)] – Ronald Kolodzie
  • Other [Hair (Immortalised By)] – John Dellaria, Kevin Mancuso
  • Other [Makeup (Beat To Death By Spiritual Leader)] – Pierre Laroche
  • Painting [Painting On Cover By]A. J. Bogdanove
  • Photography By [Cover Photography]Arthur Tress
  • Photography By [Inner Sleeve Photography]Nick Sangiamo
  • ProducerMaterial, Nona Hendryx
  • SynthesizerBernie Worrell (tracks: A2 to B4)
  • Talking DrumAiyb Dieng (tracks: A2 to B1, B3)
  • Tape [Tapes]Bill Laswell (tracks: A1, A3, B2)


Recorded at: Electric Lady Studios, NY
Mixed at: RPM Sound Studios, NY
Mastering: Masterdisk, NY.
Painting on cover (courtesy A. Tress)

Bill Laswell & Michael Beinhorn appear courtesy of Celluloid / OAO / Elektra Records
Afrika Bambaataa & Mr Biggs - Tommy Boys Records
Shango - Celluloid Records
Daniel Ponce - OAO / Celluloid Records
Eddie Martinez - Cotillion Records

A1, A2, B1: © 1984 Eat Your Heart Out Music (BMI)
A3: © 1984 Eat Your Heart Out Music (BMI) / Joan Tone Musik (CAPAC)
B2: © 1984 Eat Your Heart Out Music / Multi-Level Music (BMI)
B3: © 1984 Eat Your Heart Out Music (BMI) / Gale Warnings Music (ASCAP) / Deronde Jay Inc. (BMI)
B4: © 1984 Eat Your Heart Out Music / Jent Music / My Own Publishing Co., Inc. (BMI)

RCA appears on sleeve; RCA Victor on labels.

Includes printed inner sleeve with lyrics/credits.


  • Barcode (Text): 0 7863-54999-1
  • Rights Society: BMI
  • Rights Society: CAPAC
  • Rights Society: ASCAP


  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – RCA Records
  • Copyright (c) – RCA Records
  • Recorded At – Electric Lady Studios
  • Mixed At – RPM Studios
  • Mastered At – Masterdisk
  • Published By – Eat Your Heart Out Music
  • Published By – Joan Tone Musik
  • Published By – Multi-Level Music
  • Published By – Gale Warnings Music
  • Published By – Deronde Jay Inc.
  • Published By – Jent Music
  • Published By – My Own Publishing Co. Inc.


The Art of Defense - Nona Hendryx. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей коллекцией. Songs in album Nona Hendryx - The Art Of Defense 1984. Nona Hendryx - I Sweat Going Through The Motions. Nona Hendryx - Soft Targets. Nona Hendryx - The Life. Nona Hendryx - To The Bone. Nona Hendryx - Electricity. Nona Hendryx - Ghost Love. Nona Hendryx - I Want You. Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin. They are either fresh and inventive or stale and uninspired. Unfortunately, Nona Hendryx's 1984 Material-produced album The Art of Defense falls into the latter category - another case of some very talented folks making a very bland record. Nona and the Material crew are obviously capable of great things, but despite the formidable pedigree of the artists involved, The Art of Defense falls short of expectations. Посмотреть сведения об участниках альбома, рецензии, композиции и приобрести альбом 1984 Vinyl от The Art Of Defense на free to Nona Hendryx The Art Of Defense I Sweat Going Through the Motions, Soft Targets and more. 7 tracks 34:19. Nona Hendryx born October 9, 1944 in Trenton, New Jersey is an American vocalist, record producer, songwriter, musician, author, and actress. Many articles mistakenly give her first name as Wynona, which her manager, Vicki Wickham, has verified to be incorrect. Hendryx is known for her work as a solo artist as well as for being one-third of the trio Labelle, who had a hit with Lady Marmalade. Nona Hendryx performing at the Bowery Poetry Club as part of the Captain Beefheart tribute Best Batch Yet June 7, 2011. Background information. Her album The Art of Defense was released in 1984. In 1985, Hendryx wrote and recorded Rock This House with Keith Richards from her album The Heat. The song was nominated for a Grammy Award. The same year, the MTV broadcast of the video I Need Love stirred some controversy for featuring drag queens. Album 1984 14 Songs. The Art of Defense. Nona Hendryx. Rock 1984. More by Nona Hendryx. Busting Out - Single. The Heat. Keep Funkin. The World of Captain Beefheart. Shine This Is It - EP. Walk with Me - Single. Play jigsaw puzzles for free Home. The Art of Defense Bonus Track Version. Heart of a Woman Extended Remix. Latest albums by Nona Hendryx. Female Trouble
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