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AEROSMITH: PUMP

Pump rocks from beginning to end, and is full of great moments. This ranks right up there as one of Steven Tyler's great vocal performances. It produced a variety of successes including their first Grammy Award ("Janie's Got A Gun"). "Love In An Elevator" became the first Aerosmith song to hit #1 on the Mainstream Rock Tracks chart. Additionally, it is the only Aerosmith album to date to have three Top 10 singles on the Billboard Hot 100 and three #1 singles on the Mainstream Rock Tracks chart. The album was the fourth bestselling album of the year 1990.

Tracklist:

1.Young Lust 2.F.I.N.E. 3.Going Down - Love In An Elevator 4.Monkey On My Back 5.Janie's Got A Gun 6.Dulcimer Stomp - The Other Side 7.My Girl 8.Don't Get Mad Get Even 9.Hoodoo Voodo Medicine Man 10.What It Takes

Lineup:

Steven Tyler - lead vocals, guitar, keyboards, harmonica, Joe Perry - guitar, backing vocals, Brad Whitford - guitar, Tom Hamilton - bass, backing vocals on "Love In An Elevator", Joey Kramer - drums. Additional musicians: Bob Dowd - backing vocals on "Love In An Elevator", Catherine Epps - spoken intro (Elevator Operator) on "Love In An Elevator", Bruce Fairbairn - trumpet, backing vocals on "Love in an Elevator", The Margarita Horns (Bruce Fairbairn, Henry Christian, Ian Putz, Tom Keenlyside) - brass instruments, saxophones, John Webster - keyboards, Randy Raine-Reusch - Musical interludes (Appalachian dulcimer on "Dulcimer Stomp," didgeridoo on "Don't Get Mad, Get Even," Thai naw (mouth organ) on "Hoodoo," and glass harmonica on "Water Song")

Release date: September 12, 1989