Borderline (Ry Cooder album)

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Borderline
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Studio album by
ReleasedOctober 1980
RecordedWarner Bros. Recording Studio, Burbank, CA
GenreRoots rock
Length43:30
LabelWarner Bros.
ProducerRy Cooder
Ry Cooder chronology
Bop till You Drop
(1979)
Borderline
(1980)
The Slide Area
(1982)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars[1]

Borderline is the ninth album by Ry Cooder and was released in 1980 on the Warner Bros label.

Track listing[edit]

Side one[edit]

  1. "634-5789" (Steve Cropper, Eddie Floyd) – 2:56
  2. "Speedo" (Esther Navarro) – 3:20
  3. "Why Don't You Try Me" (Billy Young) – 4:54
  4. "Down in the Boondocks" (Joe South) – 3:21
  5. "Johnny Porter" (Bobby Ray Appleberry) – 5:21

Side two[edit]

  1. "The Way We Make a Broken Heart" (John Hiatt) – 4:28
  2. "Crazy 'Bout an Automobile" (Billy Emerson) – 5:03
  3. "The Girls from Texas" (Cliff Chambers, Jimmy Holiday, James Lewis) – 4:40
  4. "Borderline" (John Hiatt) – 3:19
  5. "Never Make Your Move Too Soon" (Stix Hooper, Will Jennings) – 6:08

Personnel[edit]

Source: album cover

Technical
  • Leslie Morris - production assistant
  • Lee Herschberg - recording, mixing

References[edit]

  1. ^ "allmusic ((( Borderline > Overview )))". www.allmusic.com. Retrieved 2010-07-21.