is the self-titled sixth album by Kid Rock Kid Rock, his fourth Atlantic Records album. It was released in 2003. It was critically acclaimed by Rolling Stone Magazine, they named it one of the 50 Greatest Albums of 2003. This is the last album to feature the genres, rap metal and hip-hop before Rock crossed over to more country rock.
Success on radio [ edit ]
The album's lead single was a cover of
Bad Company's "Feel Like Makin' Love". It was released October 2, 2003 to radio and peaked at #33 on the Mainstream Rock charts. In January 2004 he released the dark southern metal song "Jackson, Mississippi" to rock stations and the country love ballad "Cold and Empty" to AC and Pop stations. Jackson peaked at #14 on the Mainstream Rock charts while Cold and Empty peaked at #20 on the AC charts. The song failed to chart on either the Top 40 or Hot 100. In July 2004 he followed the same route releasing dual singles again, releasing the acoustic ballad "I Am" to rock radio and the country ballad "Single Father", a cover of David Allan Coe, to country radio. "I Am" peaked at #28 on the Mainstream Rock charts. "Single Father" would become Kid Rock's second charting country song, after "Picture". It would peak at #50.
Track listing [ edit ]
"Rock N Roll Pain Train"
Feel Like Makin' Love" Paul Rodgers, Mick Ralphs
Ritchie, M. Shaffer, J. Trombly
Ritchie, Trombly, LeRoy
"Cold and Empty"
Ritchie, Kenny Chesney, Shaffer, M. Tamburino, Trombly
Ritchie, L. Smith, J. Simmons, D. McDaniel
"Rock N Roll"
Ritchie, S. Eulinberg, J. Krause, M. McGrath, K. Olson, Trombly
F. Beauregard, Ritchie, Shaffer
Ritchie, A. Penhallow, H. Johns, C. Wojcik
"Son of Detroit"
R. Brooks, T. Deluca, H.E. Tipton, David A. Coe
"Do It for You"
"Hard Night for Sarah"
"Run Off to LA"
R.J. Ritchie, Sheryl Crow
David Allan Coe 4:27
Samples [ edit ]
"Feel Like Makin Love" by Bad Company
"Son Of Detroit" - originally "Son Of The South" by David Allan Coe
"Hard Night For Sarah" by Bob Seger
"Single Father" by David Allan Coe
Credits [ edit ]
Kid Rock - Vocals, Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Lap Steel Guitar, Pedal Steel Guitar, Steel Guitar, Slide Guitar, Banjo, Dobro, Percussion, Mellotron
Kenny Olson - Lead Guitar
Jason Krause - Metal Guitar, Electric Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Acoustic Guitar
Aaron Julison - Bass Guitar
Jimmie "Bones" Trombly - Piano, Electric Piano, Keyboard, Organ, Wurlitzer, Harp, Jaw Harp, Programming
Stefanie Eulinberg - Drums, Percussion
Lauren Creamer - Background Vocals Karen Newman - Background Vocals
Thornetta Davis - Background Vocals Misty Love - Background Vocals
Shirley Hayden - Background Vocals
Hank Williams Jr - Vocals on "Cadillac Pussy"
Johnny Evans - Saxophone on "Cadillac Pussy"
Kenny Wayne Shepherd - Lead Guitar on "Black Bob"
Alto Reed - Saxophone on "Black Bob"
David McMurray - Saxophone (Tenor) on "Black Bob"
Larry Nozero - Saxophone (Baritone) on "Black Bob" Le Roy - Lyrics on "Jackson, Mississippi"
Raye Biggs - Trumpet on "Black Bob"
Billy Gibbons - Vocals and lead guitar on "Hillbilly Stomp"
Sheryl Crow - Vocals, guitar, bass, keyboard, drums, mellotron on "Run Off To LA" Bob Ebeling - Drums on "Jackson, Mississippi"
References [ edit ]
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