Natural Act

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Natural Act
Studio album by Kris Kristofferson and Rita Coolidge
Released December 1978
Genre Country
Label A&M
Producer David Anderle
Kris Kristofferson chronology
Easter Island
Natural Act
Shake Hands with the Devil
Rita Coolidge chronology
Love Me Again
Natural Act
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars [1]
The Village Voice B[2]

Natural Act is the third and final duet album by Kris Kristofferson and Rita Coolidge, released in 1978 on A&M Records. The couple would divorce the following year. The album was released while Coolidge's career was at a peak; her recent albums Anytime...Anywhere and Love Me Again had seen much commercial success.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Blue as I Do" (Stephen Bruton) – 2:53
  2. "Not Everyone Knows" (Robert "Rob Dog" Morrison, Billy Swan) – 3:08
  3. "I Fought the Law" (Sonny Curtis) – 2:27
  4. "Number One" (Sonny Curtis, Billy Swan) – 2:35
  5. "You're Gonna Love Yourself (In the Morning)" (Donnie Fritts) – 2:54
  6. "Loving You Was Easier (Than Anything I'll Ever Do Again)" (Kristofferson) – 4:09
  7. "Back in My Baby's Arms" (T-Bone Burnett) – 2:59
  8. "Please Don't Tell Me How the Story Ends" (Kristofferson) – 2:23
  9. "Hoola Hoop" (T-Bone Burnett, John Fleming, Roscoe West) – 3:51
  10. "Love Don't Live Here Anymore" (Kristofferson) – 3:47
  11. "Silver Mantis" (T-Bone Burnett) – 5:35



  1. ^ Ruhlmann, William. Natural Act at AllMusic
  2. ^ Christgau, Robert (April 2, 1979). "Christgau's Consumer Guide". The Village Voice (New York). Retrieved April 14, 2013.