1981 Charlie Dore – Listen

Charlie Dore (born 1956, Pinner, Middlesex) is an English singer-songwriter and actress.

Although best known as a singer-songwriter, Dore has a multi-faceted career that includes acting in film, TV and radio, comedy-improvisation and composition for film and TV. She studied drama at the Arts Educational School, Tring and London.

This second album, Listen featured most of Toto as the studio band. She toured with her UK band throughout 1981 and 1982, representing the UK in Tokyo at the Yamaha Song Festival and won the Silver prize at the Seoul Song Festival with her song “Sister Revenge”.


1  Listen! (I Just Want You) (Charlie Dore) 5:00
2 Do Me A Favour, Don’t (Charlie Dore) 3:27
3  You Should Hear (How She Talks About You) (Dean Pitchford, Tom Snow) 3:32
4  Falling (Charlie Dore) 3:03
5  Don’t Say No (Charlie Dore, Robbie Buchanan) 3:58
6  Wise To The Lines (Charlie Dore, Robbie Buchanan) 4:16
7  I’m Over Here (Charlie Dore, Julian Littman) 3:50
8  Like They Do It In America (Charlie Dore) 3:22
9  Sister Revenge (Charlie Dore, Julian Littman) 3:30
10  Didn’t I Tell You? (Charlie Dore, Robbie Buchanan) 3:27



Bass Mike Porcaro
Drums Jeffrey Porcaro
Guitar Steve Lukather
Guitar Caleb Quaye
Keyboards Robbie Buchanan
Percussion Lenny Castro
Percussion Victor Feldman
Background Vocals Jay Gruska
Background Vocals Donny Gerrard
Background Vocals Carl Graves

Liner Notes

Producer – Stewart Levine
Arranged By – Stewart Levine
Engineer (Assistant) – Ross Pallone
Mixed By – Rik Pekkonen
Programmed By (Synthesizer) – Lee Underwood
Recorded By – Al Schmitt

Produced For – Outside Productions, Inc.
Recorded At – Hollywood Sound Recorders
Mixed At – Hollywood Sound Recorders
Published By – Island Music Ltd.
Published By – Chrysalis Music Ltd.
Published By – ATV Music
Lacquer Cut At – PRT Studios
Pressed By – PRS, Louviers