Blessed (Lucinda Williams album)

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Blessed
Lucinda Williams Blessed front.jpg
Studio album by Lucinda Williams
Released March 1, 2011 (2011-03-01)
Genre Americana, Folk rock, Alternative country, Heartland rock
Label Lost Highway
Lucinda Williams chronology
Little Honey
(2008)
Blessed
(2011)
Down Where the Spirit Meets the Bone
(2014)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
Robert Christgau B+[2]
Spin 7/10 stars[3]

Blessed is the tenth studio album by Lucinda Williams, her eleventh album overall. It was released in 2011 on Lost Highway Records and includes guest appearances by Elvis Costello and Matthew Sweet.[4]

"Buttercup" was released to radio and digital outlets as the first single.

The album debuted at number 15 on the Billboard 200.[5]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Lucinda Williams.

No. Title Length
1. "Buttercup" 3:50
2. "I Don't Know How You're Livin'" 5:00
3. "Copenhagen" 4:30
4. "Born To Be Loved" 4:38
5. "Seeing Black" 5:14
6. "Soldier's Song" 6:09
7. "Blessed" 5:48
8. "Sweet Love" 3:33
9. "Ugly Truth" 4:22
10. "Convince Me" 5:45
11. "Awakening" 6:25
12. "Kiss Like Your Kiss" 3:51
Total length: 59:05

Blessed deluxe version[edit]

All tracks written by Lucinda Williams.

All tracks written by Lucinda Williams.

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ Robert Christgau review Archived May 15, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ Spin review
  4. ^ "Blessed - Lucinda Williams". AllMusic. 2011-03-11. Retrieved 2012-01-16. 
  5. ^ "Blessed - Lucinda Williams". Billboard.com. 2011-03-19. Retrieved 2012-01-16.