Sweetheart's Dance is a 1994 album from American country music singer Pam Tillis. It is her highest ranking album on the Billboard charts, at number 6.
This album produced five singles: "When You Walk in the Room" (a cover of a Jackie DeShannon song), "Spilled Perfume", "Mi Vida Loca (My Crazy Life)", "I Was Blown Away" and "In Between Dances". Respectively, these reached #2, #5, #1, #16, and #3 on the
Hot Country Singles & Tracks (now Billboard Hot Country Songs) charts. "I Was Blown Away" was withdrawn from radio after the Oklahoma City bombing in 1995. [2 ]
Track listing [ edit ]
Mi Vida Loca (My Crazy Life)" (Pam Tillis, Jess Leary) – 2:51 "Sweetheart's Dance" (Doug Gill) – 3:39
"Calico Plains" (
Matraca Berg, Mike Noble) – 3:47 "
When You Walk in the Room" ( Jackie DeShannon) – 2:44 "
Spilled Perfume" (Tillis, Dean Dillon) – 3:53 "
I Was Blown Away" ( Layng Martine, Jr.) – 2:45 "They Don't Break 'Em Like They Used To" (Roger Brown,
Jason Sellers) – 2:57 "
In Between Dances" ( Craig Bickhardt, Barry Alfonso) – 3:21 "Better Off Blue" (Susan Longacre,
Walt Aldridge) – 2:52 "Til All the Lonely's Gone" (Tillis,
Bob DiPiero, John Scott Sherrill) – 3:55
Personnel [ edit ]
As listed in liner notes.
John Jorgenson – electric guitar, mandolin (all tracks); acoustic guitar solo on "Mi Vida Loca (My Crazy Life)"
Dan Dugmore – acoustic guitar, steel guitar
Paul Franklin – steel guitar
Greg Leisz – steel guitar, electric rhythm guitar, Dobro
Brent Mason – electric guitar
Bob DiPiero – 12-string guitar on "When You Walk in the Room" Biff Watson – acoustic guitar
Sam Bush – fiddle Rob Hajacos – fiddle
Bill Monroe – mandolin solo on "Til All the Lonely's Gone" Steve Nathan – piano
Bobby Ogdin –
John Barlow Jarvis – piano, accordion Mike Brignardello, Willie Weeks –
bass guitar Milton Sledge –
drums Lonnie Wilson – drums, percussion
Terry McMillan – percussion, harmonica Harry Stinson – percussion
Mary Chapin Carpenter, Kim Richey - vocal backing on "When You Walk in the Room"
Ashley Cleveland, Vicki Hampton, Liana Manis - vocal backing on "Better Off Blue"
Vince Gill - vocal backing on "They Don't Break 'Em Like They Used To"
Mary Ann Kennedy - vocal backing on "Spilled Perfume" Suzy Ragsdale - vocal backing on "Mi Vida Loca (My Crazy Life)" and "I Was Blown Away"
Harry Stinson - vocal backing on "Sweetheart's Dance"
Cindy Tillis Westmoreland, Connie Tillis, Mel Tillis Jr. - vocal backing on "'Til All the Lonely's Gone"
Production [ edit ]
Produced By Steve Fishell & Pam Tillis
Engineered By Graham Lewis & Mike Poole, with assistance by Tony Collins, Eric Elwell, Steve Henning & Ed Simonton
Mixed By Chuck Ainlay, with assistance by Graham Lewis Digital Editing: Don Cobb & Carlos Grier
Mastered By Denny Purcell
Chart performance [ edit ]
Billboard Top Country Albums 6
Billboard 200 51
References [ edit ]