Lila (album)

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Studio album by Lila McCann
Released June 17, 1997 (1997-06-17)
Genre Country
Length 38:10
Label Asylum
Producer Mark Spiro
Lila McCann chronology
Something in the Air
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars link
Country Standard Time link
Entertainment Weekly B- link

Lila is the debut album of American country music singer Lila McCann. Released in 1997 on Asylum Records, the album produced four singles on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks (now Hot Country Songs) charts: "Down Came a Blackbird" (#28), "I Wanna Fall in Love" (#3, McCann's highest-charting single), a cover of Sheena Easton's "Almost Over You" (#42) and finally, "Yippy Ky Yay" (#63). The album itself has been certified platinum by the RIAA for U.S. shipments of one million copies, and it was the highest-selling debut album by a country artist in 1997.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "I Wanna Fall in Love" (Buddy Brock, Mark Spiro) – 4:19
  2. "Just One Little Kiss" (Greg Barnhill, Kim Carnes) – 2:50
  3. "Almost Over You" (Jennifer Kimball, Cindy Richardson) – 3:31
  4. "Down Came a Blackbird" (Michael Smotherman, Spiro) – 3:57
  5. "Already Somebody's Lover" (Spiro) – 3:35
  6. "Changing Faces" (Lila McCann, Spiro) – 4:07
  7. "Yippy Ky Yay" (Spiro, Andrew Gold) – 4:07
  8. "I Feel for You" (Brock, Shara Johnson) – 3:14
  9. "Saddle My Dreams" (Tim Pierce, Spiro) – 3:28
  10. "A Rain of Angels" (Michael Dulaney, Jannie Littlepage) – 5:00

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1997) Peak
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 8
U.S. Billboard 200 86
U.S. Billboard Top Heatseekers 1
Canadian RPM Country Albums 10


  • Allmusic (see infobox)