The album is produced by legendary music producer Richard Perry (Diana Ross, Ella Fitzgerald, Barbra Streisand) and associate-produced by Rahn Coleman. Baby It's You!, the story of Florence Greenberg, the record producer who discovered the '60s girl-group The Shirelles, began previews March 26 at the Broadhurst Theatre, and opens April 27.
Using a catalog of pop hits, Baby It's You! is conceived by Floyd Mutrux, directed by Floyd Mutrux and Sheldon Epps, and written by Tony-nominated book writers Mutrux and Colin Escott, the team behind Broadway's Million Dollar Quartet.
The score includes doo-wop, pop and rock 'n' roll classics including "Dedicated To The One I Love," "Soldier Boy," "Duke Of Earl," "He’s So Fine," "I Say A Little Prayer," "It's My Party," "Louie Louie," "Mama Said," "Shout," "Tonight's The Night," "I Met Him On A Sunday," "Rockin' Robin," "Twist and Shout" and many more.
The show has musical supervision and arrangements by Rahn Coleman, orchestrations by Don Sebesky and musical direction by Shelton Becton.
The cast also includes Allan Louis and Geno Henderson , Erica Ash, Kelli Barrett, Kyra Da Costa, Erica Dorfler, Jahi A. Kearse, Barry Pearl, Christina Sajous, Crystal Starr and Brandon Uranowitz.