The album contains a number of different musical styles and themes. “Nine Houses” is one of two intimate, religious songs, which the band would often reserve for after concert performances. Diamond Girl peaked at #4 on the U.S. album charts.Its title track reached #6 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in the summer and #13 in Canada. The follow-up single “We May Never Pass This Way Again” attained the #21 position late in the year (#33 in Canada).
1 Diamond Girl (Jim Seals, Dash Crofts) 4:12
2 Ruby Jean and Billie Lee (Jim Seals, Dash Crofts) 4:09
3 Intone My Servant (Jim Seals, Dash Crofts) 3:05
4 We May Never Pass This Way (Again) (Jim Seals, Dash Crofts) 4:17
5 Nine Houses (Jim Seals, Dash Crofts) 7:01
6 Standing on a Mountain (Jim Seals) 3:05
7 It’s gonna come down (on you) (Jim Seals, Dash Crofts) 4:40
8 Jessica (Jim Seals, Dash Crofts) 2:56
9 Dust on my Saddle (Jim Seals) 3:16
10 Wisdom (Jim Seals, Dash Crofts) 4:26
|Drums||Harvey Mason Sr|
|Fender Rhodes||Dash Crofts|
|Background Vocals||England Dan|
|Background Vocals||John Ford Coley|
Producer – Louie Shelton
Arranged By (Strings) – Marty Paich
Engineer – Dave Hassinger
Engineer (2nd Engineer) – Steve Waldman
Engineer (Assistant) – Joe Bogan
Design – David Larkham
Design Concept, Photography By – Ed Caraeff
Recorded At – The Sound Factory
Pressed By – Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Terre Haute
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Warner Bros. Records Inc.
Copyright (c) – Warner Bros. Records Inc.
Record Company – Warner Bros. Records Inc.
Published By – Dawnbreaker Music
Published By – Four Star Music Co., Inc.
Pictures by Louie Shelton, posted by permission