We Had It All

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We Had It All
Scott Walker We Had It All.jpg
Studio album by Scott Walker
Released August 1974
Recorded 1973-1974, Nova Studios, Marble Arch, London
Length 34:37
Label Columbia
Producer Del Newman
Scott Walker chronology
We Had It All
Climate of Hunter
(1984)String Module Error: Match not found1984
Scott Walker/Walker Brothers chronology
(1973) Stretch1973
We Had It All
(1974) We Had It All1974
No Regrets
The Walker Brothers
(1975) No Regrets1975
Singles from We Had It All
  1. "Delta Dawn" b/w "We Had It All"
    Released: July 1974

We Had It All is the tenth studio album by the American solo artist Scott Walker. It was released in August 1974 but was unsuccessful on the music charts. No singles were released from the album. It was Walker's final solo album for ten years, in the interim Walker reformed The Walker Brothers.

Four of the 10 songs on the album were written by Billy Joe Shaver and had previously appeared on Waylon Jennings 1973 Outlaw country album Honky Tonk Heroes. The album was recorded in August 1974 at Nova Studios, Marble Arch, London. The album was released as an LP in late 1974 and received generally negative reviews. The album was reissued and released on CD in 1997 by BGO Records coupled with Walker's ninth studio album 1973's Stretch. The artwork for the album was produced by Roslav Szaybo with photography from M. Joseph.

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2/5 stars[1]
Allmusic (Stretch/We Had It All) 2/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

Side one
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Low Down Freedom" Billy Joe Shaver 3:43
2. "We Had It All" Donnie Fritts, Troy Seals 3:29
3. "Black Rose" Billy Joe Shaver 3:16
4. "Ride Me Down Easy" Billy Joe Shaver 3:32
5. "You're Young and You'll Forget" Jerry Reed 2:27
Side two
No. Title Writer(s) Length
6. "The House Song" Robert H. Bannard, Paul Stookey 3:44
7. "What Ever Happened to Saturday Night" Randy Meisner, Don Henley, Glenn Frey, Bernie Leadon 2:53
8. "Sundown" Gordon Lightfoot 4:49
9. "Old Five and Dimers Like Me" Billy Joe Shaver 2:58
10. "Delta Dawn" Alex Harvey 3:47

Release details[edit]

Country Date Label Format Catalog
United Kingdom 1974 CBS Records Vinyl 80254
1997 BGO Records CD BGOCD358 Coupled with Stretch