Honey (Robert Palmer album)

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Honey
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Studio album by Robert Palmer
Released 20 September 1994
Genre Rock
Length 47:43
Label EMI
Producer Robert Palmer, Teo Macero
Robert Palmer chronology
Ridin' High
(1992)
Honey
(1994)
Rhythm & Blues
(1999)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Honey is an album by the British musician Robert Palmer. His twelfth solo studio album, it was released in 1994 and reached number 25 in the UK Albums Chart, where it stayed for four weeks. The album featured minor hits "Girl U Want", "Know by Now" and "You Blow Me Away".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Robert Palmer; except where noted

  1. "Honey A" – 1:36
  2. "Honey B" – 4:03
  3. "You're Mine" – 4:13
  4. "Know by Now" – 4:11 UK #25
  5. "Nobody But You" – 3:54
  6. "Love Takes Time" (Mary Ambrose, Robert Palmer, Sharon O'Neill) – 5:03
  7. "Honeymoon" – 2:16
  8. "You Blow Me Away" – 4:32 UK #38
  9. "Close to the Edge" – 2:28
  10. "Closer to the Edge" – 2:42
  11. "Girl U Want" (Gerald V. Casale, Mark Mothersbaugh) – 2:22 UK #57
  12. "Wham Bam Boogie" – 3:15
  13. "Big Trouble" – 3:56
  14. "Dreams Come True" – 3:12

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1994) Peak
position
Total
weeks
Dutch Albums Chart[3] 85 3
German Albums Chart[4] 76 5
UK Albums Chart[5] 25 4

Personnel[edit]

  • Robert Palmer – vocals, arrangements
  • Sharon O'Neill – additional vocals
  • Demo Morselli – trumpet, flugelhorn
  • Alan Mansfield – keyboards, soprano sax
  • Dony Wynn – drums
  • Mauro Spina – drums, percussion
  • Andy Duncan – drums, percussion
  • Jose Rossy – percussion
  • Frank Blair – bass
  • Nuno Bettencourt – guitar
  • Saverio Porciello – guitars
  • Gary Butcher – guitars

Producer[edit]

  • Producer – Robert Palmer
  • Additional Production – Teo Macero
  • Executive Producer – David Harper
  • Production Coordinator – Richard Coble
  • Recording and Mixed by Pino "Pinaxa" Pischetola at Logic Studios (Milan, Italy).
  • Mastered by Antonio Baglio at Profile Studio (Milan, Italy).
  • Remix on Track #3 – Chris Lord-Alge
  • Remix on Tracks #4, 6 & 8 – Mike "Spike" Drake and Stephen Hague
  • Artwork – Bill Smith Studio
  • Design – Robert Palmer and Bill Smith Studio
  • Photography – Nigel Perry
  • Painting – Alan Hydes

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Honey". Allmusic. Retrieved 6 January 2012. 
  2. ^ "UK Singles & Albums Chart Archive". Chart Stats. Archived from the original on 3 June 2009. Retrieved 6 January 2012. 
  3. ^ Steffen Hung (31 December 2011). "Dutch charts portal". dutchcharts.nl. Retrieved 6 January 2012. 
  4. ^ "Die ganze Musik im Internet: Charts, News, Neuerscheinungen, Tickets, Genres, Genresuche, Genrelexikon, Künstler-Suche, Musik-Suche, Track-Suche, Ticket-Suche". musicline.de. Retrieved 6 January 2012. 
  5. ^ "UK Singles & Albums Chart Archive". Chart Stats. Archived from the original on 3 June 2009. Retrieved 6 January 2012.