Wicked in Rock

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Wicked in Rock
Kerry Ellis Wicked in Rock.jpg
EP by Kerry Ellis
Released 7 July 2008 (2008-07-07)
Recorded 2002-2008
Allerton Hill, England
Genre Anthemic, orchestral, musical theatre, rock, heavy metal
Length 13:08
Producer Brian May, Steve Sidwell
Kerry Ellis chronology
Wicked in Rock
Singles from Wicked in Rock
  1. "No-One but You"
    Released: 19 March 2005

Wicked in Rock is an EP by actress and singer Kerry Ellis. It was arranged, produced and accompanied on guitar by Brian May and features Taylor Hawkins on drums. A 60+ piece orchestra, conducted by Steve Sidwell, was also used. The album had a physical release on 7 July 2008 as a CD and as a 12" vinyl. The EP was also released for digital download. The three tracks on this EP are included on her debut studio album Anthems (2010).

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Defying Gravity" 4:02
2. "I'm Not that Girl" 3:47
3. "No-One but You" 5:19

Credits and personnel[edit]

  • Kerry Ellis - lead vocals, backing vocals
  • Brian May - arrangement, bass, guitars, keys, production, programming
  • Steve Sidwell - orchestral arranger, conductor
  • Taylor Hawkins - drums (for "Defying Gravity" and "I'm Not that Girl")
  • Chris Chaney - bass (for "I'm Not that Girl")
  • Roger Taylor - drums (sticks) (for "No-One but You")
  • Keith Prior - drums (brushes) (for "No-One but You")
  • Justin Shirley-Smith - co-producer, engineer
  • Kris Fredriksson - co-producer, engineer
  • Kevin Metcalf - master
  • Isobel Grrifiths - orchestra contractor
  • The London Philharmonic Orchestra - orchestra
  • Perry Montague-Mason - orchestra leader (for "Defying Gravity" and "I'm Not that Girl")
  • Gavyn Wright - leader (for "No-One but You")
  • Steve Price - orchestra recording engineer
  • Matt Bartram - orchestra Pro Tools (for "Defying Gravity" and "I'm Not that Girl")
  • Tom Jenkins - orchestra pro tools (for "No-One but You")
  • Jake Jackson - assistant (for "No-One but You")
  • Joshua J. Macrae - additional pro tools (for "No-One but You")


Release history[edit]

Region Date Format Label
United Kingdom 7 July 2008 CD, digital download, 12" vinyl Duck Productions


  1. ^ Wicked in Rock (Liner Notes) Duck Productions (2008)

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