Easy (Kelly Willis album)

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Easy
Studio album by Kelly Willis
Released 2002
Genre Country
Label Rykodisc
Producer Kelly Willis and Gary Paczosa
Kelly Willis chronology
What I Deserve
(1999)
Easy
(2002)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars [1]
Rolling Stone 3/5 stars [2]

Easy is the fifth album by Kelly Willis. It was released on Rykodisc in 2002. The album went to number 29 on Top Country Albums.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "If I Left You" (Kelly Willis) – 3:09
  2. "Easy (as Falling Apart)" (Willis) – 4:12
  3. "What Did You Think" (Bruce Robison) – 3:34
  4. "You Can't Take It with You" (Paul Kelly) – 3:03
  5. "Getting to Me" (Willis, Gary Louris) – 4:32
  6. "Don't Come the Cowboy with Me Sonny Jim!" (Kirsty MacColl) – 3:57
  7. "Wait Until Dark" (Willis, John Leventhal) – 3:41
  8. "Find Another Fool" (Marcia Ball) – 3:14
  9. "Not What I Had in Mind" (Willis) – 4:07
  10. "Reason to Believe" (Willis) – 3:17

Personnel[edit]

  • Chris Burns – assistant engineer
  • Floyd Domino – piano
  • Tony Edwards – glockenspiel
  • Amy Farris – violin, viola, backing vocals
  • Rafael Gayol – drums
  • Vince Gill – backing vocals
  • Paul Glasse – mandolin
  • Robert Hadley – mastering
  • Thomas Johnson – assistant engineer
  • Steven Jurgensmeyer – design
  • Alison Krauss – backing vocals
  • John Ludwick – bass
  • Lloyd Maines – electric guitar, steel guitar
  • Ian McLagan – piano, Hammond organ, wurlitzer
  • Gary Paczosa – producer, engineer, mixing
  • Chuck Prophet – acoustic guitar, electric guitar, wurlitzer
  • Bruce Robison – backing vocals
  • Doug Sax – mastering
  • Mellissa Schleicher – make-up, hair stylist
  • Rolf Sieker – banjo
  • Mark Spencer – acoustic guitar, piano, electric guitar, rhythm guitar, bonang, national steel guitar, baritone guitar
  • Chris Thile – mandolin
  • Geoff Travis – executive producer
  • Dan Tyminski – backing vocals
  • Dana Tynan – photography
  • Kelly Willis – vocals, producer, vocal harmony

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (2002) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 29
U.S. Billboard Top Heatseekers 17
U.S. Billboard Top Independent Albums 19

References[edit]

  1. ^ Easy (Kelly Willis album) at AllMusic
  2. ^ http://www.rollingstone.com/artists/kellywillis/albums/album/178270/review/5942165/easy