I've Got My Own Hell to Raise

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I've Got My Own Hell To Raise
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Studio album by Bettye LaVette
Released September 27, 2005
Genre R&B
Length 39:08
Label ANTI-
Producer Joe Henry
Bettye LaVette chronology
A Woman Like Me
I've Got My Own Hell to Raise
The Scene of the Crime
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Allmusic 4/5 stars link

I've Got My Own Hell to Raise by Bettye LaVette was released September 27, 2005 on the label ANTI-.[1] The album comprises covers of songs written by other female artists including Aimee Mann, Joan Armatrading, Sinéad O'Connor, Rosanne Cash, Dolly Parton and Fiona Apple, whose song "Sleep to Dream" (1997) contains the album's title within its lyrics. I've Got My Own Hell to Raise was chosen as one of Amazon.com's Top 100 Editor's Picks of 2005.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got" (Sinéad O'Connor) – 2:11
  2. "Joy" (Lucinda Williams) – 3:55
  3. "Down To Zero" (Joan Armatrading) – 3:10
  4. "The High Road" (Sharon Robinson) – 4:29
  5. "On the Surface" (Rosanne Cash) – 3:26
  6. "Just Say So" (Cathy Majeski, John Scott Sherrill) – 4:29
  7. "Little Sparrow" (Dolly Parton) – 4:41
  8. "How Am I Different" (Aimee Mann) – 4:28
  9. "Only Time Will Tell" (Toni Brown) – 4:33
  10. "Sleep to Dream" by (Fiona Apple) – 3:46