1982 Eddie Rabbitt – Radio Romance

Radio Romance is the eighth studio album by American country artist Eddie Rabbitt, released in 1982.

The album spawned three singles in total. “You and I” was the lead single, a duet with Crystal Gayle, written by Frank J. Myers. It was a major country pop crossover hit for both artists, topping the US and Canadian Country Songs chart, and peaking at #7 on the American Billboard Hot 100 chart, as well as #2 on the Billboard Adult Contemporary chart. The second single “You Can’t Run from Love” also topped the US and Canadian Country Songs chart, while peaking at #55 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, as well as #2 on the Billboard Adult Contemporary chart. The final single was “Our Love Will Survive”, released in 1983, including the B-Side “You Put the Beat in my Heart” from Rabbitt’s Greatest Hits Volume II compilation. It was not a commercial success.The Radio Romance album reached #5 on the American Top Country Albums chart, as well as #31 on the Billboard 200.

The song “Years After You” was written by Thom Schuyler, and would later be recorded by American country music artist John Conlee in 1984, who reached #2 on both the American and Canadian Country Songs charts. “Good Night for Falling in Love” would later be covered in 1984 by Hillary Kanter, who released it as a single which peaked at #51 on the Country Singles chart in America.

Tracks

1You Can’t Run From Love (Eddie Rabbitt, David Malloy, Even Stevens)3:35
2Years After You (Thom Schuyler)3:28
3Good Night For Falling In Love (Eddie Rabbitt, David Malloy, Even Stevens)3:09
4Just You And I (Frank J. Myers)3:59
5You Got Me Now (Eddie Rabbitt, David Malloy, Even Stevens)3:50
6Our Love Will Survive (Eddie Rabbitt, David Malloy, Even Stevens, Randy McCormick)3:26
7Stranger In Your Eyes (Eddie Rabbitt, David Malloy, Even Stevens)3:55
8Bedroom Eyes (Eddie Rabbitt, David Malloy, Even Stevens, Steve Davis)3:38
9Laughing On The Outside (Eddie Rabbitt, David Malloy, Even Stevens)3:26
10All My Life, All My Love (Eddie Rabbitt, David Malloy, Even Stevensm Billy Joe Walker Jr)2:42

Media

Musicians

BassDavid Hungate
BassJoe Chemay
DrumsJames Stroud
GuitarEddie Rabbitt
GuitarLarry Byrom
GuitarBilly Joe Walker Jr
Steel GuitarAnthony Crawford
KeyboardsRandy McCormick
SynthesizerShane Keister
SynthesizerRandy McCormick
Background VocalsDavid Malloy
Background VocalsRick Palombi
Background VocalsCrystal Gayle
Background VocalsDennis Henson

Liner Notes

Producer – David Malloy
Engineer – Brent King, Joe Bogan, Peter Granet
Mastered By – Glenn Meadows

Art Direction – John Coulter
Cover, Concept By – Tina Robinson
Photography By – Ken Lei Chung, Lynn Goldsmith

Manufactured By – Elektra/Asylum/Nonesuch Records
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Elektra/Asylum Records
Copyright (c) – Elektra/Asylum Records
Pressed By – Allied Record Company
Published By – DebDave Music, Inc.
Published By – Briarpatch Music
Published By – Four Way Music
Published By – Dick James Music, Inc.
Mastered At – Masterfonics
Mastered At – Sheffield Lab Matrix