is the self-titled debut Shania Twain studio album by Shania Twain, released on April 20, 1993. Although not a hit when originally released, Twain's subsequent successful albums gained her legions of fans, which generated more interest in Shania Twain causing it to be certified platinum in the US for shipments of one million copies. None of the album's songs were included in Twain's album, released in 2004. Greatest Hits
Three songs were originally recorded by other artists. "There Goes the Neighborhood" was recorded by
Joe Diffie on his 1990 album , "When He Leaves You" was previously a single for Donna Meade in 1989, and "You Lay a Whole Lot of Love on Me" was recorded by A Thousand Winding Roads Con Hunley in 1980 and Tom Jones in 1983.
Track listing [ edit ]
Personnel [ edit ]
Drums: Paul Leim,
Larrie Londin Percussion:
Terry McMillan Bass: Mike Brignardello,
Glenn Worf Acoustic Guitar: Mark Casstevens, Allen Frank Estes, Chris Leuzinger,
Billy Joe Walker, Jr., John Willis Electric Guitar: Steve Gibson, Billy Joe Walker Jr.,
Reggie Young Steel Guitar: Sonny Garrish
Synthesizer: Costo Davis
David Briggs, Costo Davis, Gary Prim Harmonica: Terry McMillan, Kirk "Jelly Roll" Johnson
Shania Twain Backing vocals: Anthony Martin,
John Wesley Ryles, Ronny Scaife, Shania Twain, Cindy Richardson Walker, Dennis Wilson, Curtis Young Produced by Norro Wilson and Harold Shedd
Engineered and mixed by Jim Cotton, Todd Culross, Graeme Smith and Joe Scaife
Mastered by Marty Williams
Certifications [ edit ]
Release history [ edit ]
April 20, 1993
October 14, 2016
 Mercury Nashville
References [ edit ]
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