The Swing Into a Solo Career
Michael McDonald wasted no time and released his debut album, That’s What It Takes, in August 1982. He also began working on film soundtrack songs, making guest appearances on television and film.
Throughout his career, McDonald collaborated with scores of musicians. One of his most famous duets was with R7B artist James Ingram. Produced by Quincy Jones, Yah Mo B There won Best R&B Performance by a duo.