We Are in Love
is an album by American
artist Harry Connick, Jr.
, released in 1990. The multi-platinum album features Connick on piano
, Russell Malone on guitar
, Shannon Powell on drums
, Benjamin Jonah Wolfe on bass
, and Branford Marsalis
. Joining the quartet, is Connick's Big Band
. Most of the tracks include an orchestral
Released in 1990, it topped the jazz charts in the same year, and crossed over to the pop charts as well, selling over 2 million copies worldwide. The album gave Connick a Grammy for Best Jazz Vocal Performance, Male, and he performed the title track live on the Grammy telecast in 1991.
The album was released at the same day as his trio instrumental album Lofty's Roach Souffle, and his home video debut entitled Singin' & Swingin'.
- "We Are in Love" (Harry Connick Jr) – 2:40
- "Only 'Cause I Don't Have You" (Connick, Ramsey McLean) – 4:22
- "Recipe for Love" (Connick) – 2:34
- "Drifting" (Marc Shaiman) – 5:14
- "Forever, for Now" (Connick, McLean) – 4:20
- "A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square" (Eric Maschwitz, Manning Sherwin) – 5:09
- "Heavenly" (Connick, McLean) – 1:59
- "Just a Boy" (Connick, McLean) – 6:05
- "I've Got a Great Idea" (Connick) – 4:21
- "I'll Dream of You Again" (Connick) – 3:33
- "It's All Right with Me" (Cole Porter) – 4:53
- "Buried in Blue" (Connick, McLean) – 6:55
Recorded at Evergreen Radford Studio, North Hollywood, California on March 7-9 & 12-15, 1990 and RCA Studio B, New York, New York on April 19 & 23 and May 1, 1990.
Connick guest starred as Russell Boyd
, in the season 10 episode of Cheers
, "A Diminished Rebecca with a Suspended Cliff". Smitten by Rebecca (Kirstie Alley
), Russell begins composing special songs for her. Sitting at the piano, he sings "I'll Dream of You Again", from this album.