Free Spirit (Bonnie Tyler album)

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Free Spirit
Studio album by Bonnie Tyler
Released 26 March 1996
Recorded 1995
Genre Pop rock
Length 75:02
Label Atlantic
Producer (See below)
Bonnie Tyler chronology
Silhouette in Red
(1993)
Free Spirit
(1996)
All in One Voice
(1999)
Singles from Free Spirit
  1. "Making Love Out of Nothing at All"
  2. "You're the One"
  3. "Two Out of Three Ain't Bad"
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Free Spirit is the eleventh album recorded by Bonnie Tyler and released in 1995.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Nothing to Do with Love"   Frankie Miller, Jerry Lynn Williams 4:53
2. "You're the One"   Klaus Meine, Rudolf Schenker 3:59
3. "Making Love out of Nothing at All"   Jim Steinman 7:47
4. "Given It All"   Alan Darby, Andy Hill 5:44
5. "What You Got"   Williams 5:32
6. "Bridge over Troubled Water"   Paul Simon 4:59
7. "Time Mends a Broken Heart"   Jeff Lynne, Kiki Dee 3:30
8. "Driving Me Wild"   Stuart Emerson 5:12
9. "Sexual Device"   Emerson 4:10
10. "Make It Right Tonight"   Hill 5:43
11. "All Night to Know You"   Emerson 5:40
12. "Forget Her"   Paul Millns 4:13
13. "Two Out of Three Ain't Bad"   Steinman 8:40
14. "Sexual Device" (Vari Mix) Emerson 5:00
Total length:
75:02
Free Spirit (Re-release)
Studio album by Bonnie Tyler
Released 21 June 1996
Length 75:14
Label EastWest
Singles from Free Spirit (Re-release)
  1. "Limelight"

Re-release[edit]

Three months after the initial release, a new version of the album was released by Eastwest Records. The Eastwest edition omitted the track "Sexual Device" and placed a new leadoff track called "Limelight", a cover of the Alan Parsons Project song from the November 1985 album Stereotomy.[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars link

Track listing[edit]

Credits same as above for tracks 2-14.

  1. "Limelight" [Overture Mix] (Alan Parsons, Eric Woolfson) – 5:12
  2. "Nothing to Do with Love" – 4:53
  3. "You're the One" – 3:59
  4. "Making Love Out of Nothing at All" – 7:47
  5. "Given It All" – 5:44
  6. "What You Got" – 5:32
  7. "Bridge over Troubled Water" – 4:59
  8. "Time Mends a Broken Heart" – 3:30
  9. "Driving Me Wild" – 5:12
  10. "Sexual Device" – 4:10
  11. "Make It Right Tonight" – 5:43
  12. "All Night to Know You" – 5:40
  13. "Forget Her" – 4:13
  14. "Two Out of Three Ain't Bad" – 8:40

Production credits[edit]

There were numerous producers involved with the Free Spirit album as well as a large production crew. Those involved with the production appear below:

Producers[edit]

Track numbers based on regular issue:

Also, Charles Vasoll served as an assistant producer for the album.

Other credits[edit]

  • Engineers - Doug Cook, Felipe Elgueta, Stuart Emerson, Simon Franglen, Humberto Gatica, Dan Gellert, Daniel Priest, Steve Rinkoff, Brian Tench
  • Assistant engineers - Scott Austin, Tony Black, Osie Bowe, James Saez, Robbes Stieglitz
  • Arrangers - Jeff Bova, David Foster, Stuart Emerson, Simon Franglen, Andy Hill, Christopher Neil, Jim Steinman
  • Mixing - Doug Cook, Stuart Emerson, Humberto Gatica, Tony Phillips
  • Mastering - Ted Jensen
  • Production coordination - Don Ketteler
  • String arrangements - Steve Pigott
  • Keyboard programming - Jeff Bova, Steve Pigott
  • Drum programming - Jimmy Bralower
  • Synclavier programming - Simon Franglen
  • Keyboards - Jeff Bova, Stuart Emerson, David Foster, Andy Hill, Steve Pigott
  • Drums - Graham Broad, Stuart Emerson, Gary Wallis
  • Piano - Simon Brooks
  • Electric piano - Paul Millns
  • Guitar - Dave "Clem" Clempson, Alan Darby, Stuart Emerson, Andy Hill, Eddie Martinez, Michael Thompson, Jeff Lynne
  • Bass guitar - Stuart Emerson
  • Bass - Andy Hill, Chucho Merchán
  • Percussion - Gary Wallis
  • Background vocals - Tawatha Agee, Glen Burtnik, Alan Carvell, Robin Clark, Lorraine Crosby, Stuart Emerson, Curtis King, Gene Miller, David Morgan, Miriam Stockley, Kasim Sulton, Chris Thompson, Fonzi Thornton, Eric Troyer, Yvonne Williams

Charts[edit]

Album[edit]

Chart (2013) Peak
position
Norwegian Albums (VG-lista)[3] 22
Swiss Albums (Schweizer Hitparade)[4] 39
Austrian Albums (Ö3 Austria)[5] 43

Singles[edit]

Year Single Peak chart positions
UK[6] GE[7] Belgium The Netherlands[8]
1995 "Making Love out of Nothing at All" 45 2 17
"You're the One" 99
"Two out of Three Ain't Bad" *
1998 "Limelight" 76
  • #06 Billboard Breakout Hot Dance Sales

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ The album Stereotomy by the Alan Parsons Project on AllMusic
  3. ^ "Bonnie Tyler – Free Spirit". Norwegiancharts.com. Hung Medien. Retrieved 18 May 2013.
  4. ^ "Bonnie Tyler – Free Spirit". Swisscharts.com. Hung Medien. Retrieved 18 May 2013.
  5. ^ "Bonnie Tyler - Free Spirit" (in German). Austriancharts.at. Hung Medien. Retrieved 18 May 2013.
  6. ^ everyHit
  7. ^ Charts Surfer
  8. ^ Netherlands Chart Info at Ultratop
  • Charts All Over World singles sales or airplay [1]