Reba Live

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Reba Live
Live album by Reba
Released August 30, 1989
Recorded April 2-4, 1989, Palm Desert, CA
Genre Country
Length 74:08
Label MCA
Producer Jimmy Bowen
Reba McEntire
Reba chronology
Sweet Sixteen (1989) Reba Live (1989) Rumor Has It (1990)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Reba Live is Reba McEntire's first and only live album to date. It features material primarily from her MCA recordings, including several covers ("Respect", "Jolene", "Mama Tried", "Night Life" and "Sweet Dreams"). The album had no singles promoted from it, but still sold respectably. It won the Favorite Country Album award at the American Music Awards.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "So, So, So Long" (Lisa Palas, Alan Taylor) - 4:23
  2. "One Promise Too Late" (Dave Loggins, Don Schlitz, Lisa Silver) - 3:16
  3. "Let the Music Lift You Up" (Troy Seals, Eddie Setser) - 3:40
  4. "Little Rock" (Bob DiPiero, Gerry House, Pat McManus) - 3:08
  5. "New Fool at an Old Game" (Steve Bogard, Rick Giles, Sheila Stephen) - 3:44
  6. "Little Girl" (Kendal Franceschi, Quentin Powers) - 3:29
  7. "Can't Stop Now" (Gary Nicholson, Wendy Waldman) - 2:23
  8. "Sunday Kind of Love" (Barbara Belle, Anita Leonard, Louis Prima, Stan Rhodes) - 5:43
  9. "I Know How He Feels" (Rick Bowles, William Robinson) - 3:16
  10. "Whoever's in New England" (Franceschi, Powers) - 3:13
  11. "Cathy's Clown" (Don Everly) - 3:06
  12. "You Must Really Love Me" (Reba McEntire, Schlitz) - 3:09
  13. "Somebody Up There Likes Me" (Bill Cooley, Suzy Wills) - 3:04
  14. "San Antonio Rose" (Bob Wills) - 1:01
  15. "Mama Tried" (Merle Haggard) - 1:06
  16. "Night Life" (Walt Breeland, Paul Buskirk, Willie Nelson) - 4:20
  17. "Jolene" (Dolly Parton) - 2:51
  18. "Sweet Dreams" (Don Gibson) - 4:00
  19. "Respect" (Otis Redding) - 3:07

Personnel[edit]

  • Reba McEntire - vocals
  • Kirk Cappello - keyboards, backing vocals
  • Michael Thomas - guitar
  • Glen Duncan - fiddle, acoustic guitar, mandolin, backing vocals
  • Joe McGlohon - saxophone, guitar
  • Vic Mastrianni - drums
  • Steve Marshall - bass guitar
  • Suzy Wills - backing vocals

Charts[edit]

Album[edit]

Chart (1989) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 2
U.S. Billboard 200 124

Certifications/sales[edit]

Region Certification Sales/shipments
United States (RIAA)[2] Platinum 1,000,000^

^shipments figures based on certification alone

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ "American album certifications – Reba Mc Entire – Reba Mc Entire Live". Recording Industry Association of America.  If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Album, then click SEARCH