Simpatico (Suzy Bogguss and Chet Atkins album)

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Studio album by
ReleasedOctober 18, 1994
GenreCountry (New Traditionalist)
ProducerSuzy Bogguss
John Guess
Suzy Bogguss chronology
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Simpatico is an album by Suzy Bogguss and Chet Atkins, released in 1994.


Atkins and Bogguss were nominated for the 1996 Grammy award for Best Country & Western Vocal Collaboration (for the song "All My Loving" on the Beatles tribute album Come Together: America Salutes The Beatles) but did not win.

They were also nominated for the 1995 CMA Vocal Event of the Year award, for "Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word." The winners were Shenandoah and Alison Krauss for "Somewhere in the Vicinity of the Heart."

Track listing[edit]

  1. "In the Jailhouse Now" (Jimmie Rodgers) – 3:11
  2. "When She Smiled at Him" (Joanie Beeson, Michael Johnson) – 3:06
  3. "Forget About It" (R. L. Kass) – 4:22
  4. "Wives Don't Like Old Girlfriends" (Shane Fontayne, Randy VanWarmer) – 4:12
  5. "Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word" (Elton John, Bernie Taupin) – 3:59
  6. "Two Shades of Blue" (Deborah Allen, Bobby Braddock, Rafe Van Hoy) – 3:25
  7. "One More for the Road" (Atkins, Bogguss, Doug Crider) – 4:26
  8. "I Still Miss Someone" (Johnny Cash, Roy Cash Jr.) – 3:40
  9. "You Bring Out the Best in Me" (Bogguss, Crider, Steve Dorff) – 3:34
  10. "This Is the Beginning" (Pat Donohue) – 5:12




  • Producer(s): John Guess, Suzy Bogguss
  • Engineer: Derek Bason, John Guess, Doug Crider
  • Assistant Engineer: Derek Bason, John Thomas II
  • Mixing: John Guess
  • Mixing Assistant: Derek Bason
  • Mastering: Glenn Meadows
  • Conductor, String Arrangements: David Campbell
  • Concert Master: Carl Gorodetzky
  • Production Coordination: Janie West
  • Design: Jerry Joyner
  • Photography: Frank Ockenfels
  • Stylist: Claudia Fowler
  • Hair Stylist: Earl Cox
  • Make-Up: Mary Beth Felts
  • Distributor: EMI Music Dist.
  • Studio: Emerald Sound and Sound Stage, Nashville, TN.

Chart performance[edit]


Chart (1994) Peak
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 55


Year Single
1994 "One More for the Road"
"Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word"

Release history[edit]

Country Date Label Format Catalog
US 1994 Liberty CD 29606
CS 29606

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