The Pleasure Principle (Long Vocal) - Janet Jackson


The Pleasure Principle (Long Vocal) (1986) (7'28) - Janet Jackson.
Produced and Written by Monte Moir for Flyte Tyme Productions, Inc.
Co-Producers: Janet Jackson and Steve Wiese.
Rhythm Arranger: Monte Moir.
Vocal Arrangers: Monte Moir and Janet Jackson.
Edited by Shep Pettibone and Tuta Aquino.
Mix Engineer: Bob Rosa.
Additional Production by Shep Pettibone for Mastermix Productions.
(P) 1986 A&M Records, Inc.

N.B. The Pleasure Principle (Long Vocal) is the same mix as The Pleasure Principle (Long Vocal Remix) (1986) (7'28) - Janet Jackson that may be found elsewhere on this blog.

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The Pleasure Principle is the 6th song to be released as a single from Janet Jackson's 3rd studio album, Control. The song peaked at No. 14 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart, and at No. 1 on the U.S. Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs and Hot Dance Club play charts. The 4 mixes for the U.S. pressing of the 12" single were produced by Shep Pettibone.

The Pleasure Principle (Long Vocal) appears on Side A of the U.S. 12" vinyl pressing of The Pleasure Principle, Cat. No. SP-12230.

Track listing for the U.S. 12" vinyl pressing of The Pleasure Principle released in 1986 on A&M Records. Cat. No. SP-12230:

Side A

1. Long Vocal / 7'23
2. A Cappella / 4'23

Written and Produced by Monte Moir for Flyte Tyme Productions, Inc.
Co-Producers: Janet Jackson and Steve Wiese.
Rhythm Arranger: Monte Moir.
Vocal Arrangers: Monte Moir and Janet Jackson.
Edited by Shep Pettibone and Tuta Aquino.
Mix Engineer: Bob Rosa.
Additional Production by Shep Pettibone for Mastermix Productions.
(P) 1986 A&M Records, Inc.

Side B

1. 12" Dub / 6'58
2. 7" Vocal / 4'19

Written and Produced by Monte Moir for Flyte Tyme Productions, Inc.
Co-Producers: Janet Jackson and Steve Wiese.
Rhythm Arranger: Monte Moir.
Vocal Arrangers: Monte Moir and Janet Jackson.
Edited by Shep Pettibone and Tuta Aquino.
Mix Engineer: Bob Rosa.
Additional Production by Shep Pettibone for Mastermix Productions.
(P) 1986 A&M Records, Inc.

The album version of The Pleasure Principle appears on Control, Janet Jackson's third studio album first released in 1986 on A&M Records.

Track listing for the U.S. vinyl pressing of Control. Cat. No. SP-5106:

Side 1

1. Control / 5'55
2. Nasty / 4'00
3. What Have You Done For Me Lately / 4'41
4. You Can Be Mine / 5'12
Side 2

1. The Pleasure Principle / 4'58 *
2. When I Think of You / 3'57
3. He Doesn't Know I'm Alive / 3'30
4. Let's Wait Awhile / 4'36 **
5. Funny How Time Flies (When You're Having Fun) / 4'27

Produced by Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis for Flyte Tyme Productions, Inc.
* Produced by Monte Moir for Flyte Tyme Productions, Inc.
** Produced by Jimmy Jam, Terry Lewis and Janet Jackson.
Executive Producer: John McClain.
(P) 1986 A&M Records, Inc.

Check Out More Great Music By Janet Jackson:

Control (The Video Mix) (1986) (6'05) - Janet Jackson.
Nasty (Cool Summer Mix, Pt. 1) (1987) (8'00) - Janet Jackson.
Nasty (Cool Summer Mix, Pt. 2) (1987) (10'12) - Janet Jackson.
The Pleasure Principle (12" Dub) (1986) (6'59) - Janet Jackson.
What Have You Done For Me Lately (Extended Mix) (1986) (7'00) - Janet Jackson.
When I Think of You (Dance Remix) (1986) (6'29) - Janet Jackson.

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Front of record sleeve for US 12" vinyl pressing
of "The Pleasure Principle". A&M Records. Cat.
No. SP-12230. Image courtesy of Discogs.com

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