05/10/2016

Dolly Parton "Great Balls Of Fire" (1979) - Soft Rock / Country Rock-



Label : RCA Records


01 - Star Of The Show (Dolly Parton)
02 - Down (Dolly Parton)
03 - You're The Only One (Carole Bayer Sager & Bruce Roberts)
04 - Help! (John Lennon & Paul McCartney)
05 - Do You Think That The Stands Still (Dolly Parton)
06 - Sweet Summer Lovin' (Blaise Tosti & Bud Reneau)
07 - Great Balls Of Fire (Otis Blackwell & Jack Hammer)
08 - Almost In Love (Dean Parks & D. Thiele)
09 - It's Not My Affair Anymore (Jeanne French)
10 - Sandy's Song (Dolly Parton)


Produced by Dean Parks & Gregg Perry for The Entertainment Company
Executive Producers : Dolly Parton & Charles Koppelman

Bass : Abraham Laboriel
Drums & Percussion : Jim Keltner
Guitars & Alto Flute : Dean Parks
Keyboards : David Foster on "Star Of The Show" & "Almost In Love", Michael Omartian on "It's Not My Affair Anymore", "Do You Think That The Stands Still" & "You're The Only One", Bill Payne on "Down", "Great Balls Of Fire", "Help" & "Sandy's Son"
Piano : Gregg Perry on "Almost In Love" & "Star Of The Show"
Steel Guitar : Joe McGuffee
Conga : Lenny Castro
Banjo : Herb Pedersen
Mandolin : David Grisman
Synthesizer : Dean Parks & Gregg Perry
Horns : Jim Horn, Quitman Dennis, Gary Herbig & Chuck Findley 
Tambourine : Stephanie Spruill
English Horn : Earle Dumler
Harp : Dorothy Remsen

Background vocals :
Anita Ball & Richard Dennison on "Star Of The Show", "It's Not My Affair Anymore"& "Do You Think That The Stands Still"
Carol Carmichael Parks on "Almost In Love", "You're The Only One", "Sweet Summer Lovin'" & "It's Not My Affair Anymore"
Stephanie Spruill, Maxine Willard Waters, Julia Tillman Waters & Roy Galloway on "Star Of The Show" & "Down"
Ricky Scaggs & Herb Pedersen on "Help"

Concertmasters : Sid Sharp & Harry Bluestone
Contractor : Frank DeCaro
Rhythm Arrangements : Dean Parks
String Arrangements : Dean Parks on "Almost In Love", Gregg Perry on "Do You Think That The Stands Still", "You're The Only One" & "Sandy's Song"
Horn Arrangements : Jim Horn, Dean Parks & Gregg Perry

Production Coordinator for The Entertainment Company : Linda Gerrity
A&R Coordination : Nancy Atkins/RCA Records
Engineer : Eric Prestidge
Recorded at Sound Labs, Inc (Assisted by Linda Tyler), A&M Recording & Salty Dog, Los Angeles, California
Mixed at Spectrum Studios
Mastering Engineer : Bernie Grundman
Mastered at A&M Recording