I'm Jessi Colter

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I'm Jessi Colter
Jessi Colter-I'm Not Lisa.jpg
Studio album by Jessi Colter
Released January 1975
Recorded Glaser Sound Studios
(Nashville, TN)
Sound Factory
(Los Angeles, CA)[1]
Genre Country
Label Capitol
Producer Ken Mansfield
Waylon Jennings
Jessi Colter chronology
A Country Star is Born
(1970)A Country Star is Born1970
I'm Jessi Colter
(1975)
Jessi
(1976)Jessi1976
Singles from I'm Jessi Colter
  1. "I'm Not Lisa"
    Released: January 6, 1975
  2. "What's Happened to Blue Eyes"/
    "You Ain't Never Been Loved"

    Released: August 4, 1975
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]

I'm Jessi Colter is a studio album by American country music artist, Jessi Colter. The album was released on Capitol Records in January 1975 and was produced by Ken Mansfield. The release contained the single, "I'm Not Lisa," which peaked at #1 on the country chart and #4 on the Billboard Hot 100.

Background[edit]

I'm Jessi Colter was Colter's first studio album for the Capitol label. The album spawned two major hits: "I'm Not Lisa," which became Colter's first major hit, and "What's Happened to Blue Eyes," which peaked at #5 on the Billboard Country Chart. The latter's B-side, "You Ain't Never Been Loved (Like I'm Gonna Love You)" peaked at #64 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1975. The two singles were Colter's only solo Top 10 singles.

Colter's album was primarily successful, peaking at #4 on the Top Country Albums chart and #50 on the Billboard 200 albums chart.[3] The release was given a positive review from Allmusic, who gave the album four out of five stars.[4]

Track listing[edit]

All songs composed by Jessi Colter:

  1. "Is There Any Way (You'd Stay Forever)" — 2:45
  2. "I Hear a Song" — 2:43
  3. "Come on In" — 2:30
  4. "You Ain't Never Been Loved (Like I'm Gonna Love You)" — 2:57
  5. "Love's the Only Chain" — 3:16
  6. "I'm Not Lisa" — 3:23
  7. "For the First Time" — 2:38
  8. "Who Walks Thru' Your Memory (Billy Jo)" — 2:20
  9. "What's Happened to Blue Eyes" — 2:19
  10. "Storms Never Last" — 4:14

Personnel[edit]

Recorded at Glaser Sound Studios in Nashville, Tennessee, United States and Sound Factory in Los Angeles, California, United States.[1]

Chart positions[edit]

AlbumBillboard (North America)

Year Chart Position
1975 Country Albums 4
Pop Albums 50

Singles - Billboard (United States), RPM (Canada)

Year Single Chart Position
1975 "I'm Not Lisa" Country Singles 1
Pop Singles 4
Adult Contemporary Singles 16
Canadian Country Singles 1
Canadian Pop Singles 6
Canadian Adult Contemporary Singles 1
"What's Happened to Blue Eyes" Country Singles 5
Pop Singles 57
Canadian Country Singles 11
"You Ain't Never Been Loved (Like I'm Gonna Love You)" Pop Singles 64
Canadian Pop Singles 65

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Jessi Colter - I'm Jessi Colter (LP) at Discogs". Discogs.com. Retrieved 2009-07-12. 
  2. ^ Allmusic review
  3. ^ "I'm Jessi Colter > Charts & Awards". allmusic. Retrieved 2009-07-12. 
  4. ^ "I'm Jessi Colter > Overview". allmusic. Retrieved 2009-07-12.