1992 Dolly Parton – Straight Talk

Straight Talk is the soundtrack to the 1992 film of the same name starring Dolly Parton and James Woods. Composed of ten original Parton compositions (including a rerecording of her 1976 composition “Light of a Clear Blue Morning”), the album reached #22 on the US country albums charts. Two singles were released: the title track and “Light of a Clear Blue Morning”. The music video for “Straight Talk” was directed by Dominic Orlando at the SIR Stage in Hollywood, CA. The video’s guest musicians included Russ Kunkel, C. J. Vanston, Kenny Gradney, Steve Farris, and Greg Ladanyi.


1  Blue Grace (Dolly Parton) 1:20
2  The Light Of A Clear Blue Morning (Dolly Parton) 4:13
3  Dirty Job (Dolly Parton) 4:56
4  Blue Me (Dolly Parton) 3:51
5  Straight Talk (Dolly Parton) 3:19
6  Fish Out Of Water (Dolly Parton) 5:05
7  Burning (Dolly Parton) 4:12
8  Livin’ A Lie (Dolly Parton) 4:58
9  Thought I Couldn’t Dance (Dolly Parton) 3:34
10  Burning To Burned (Dolly Parton) 3:13
11  The Light Of A Clear Blue Morning (Reprise) (Dolly Parton) 1:20



BassGeorge Hawkins
DrumsRuss Kunkel
GuitarSteve Lukather
GuitarSteve Farris
GuitarDavid Lindley
PianoCJ Vanston
HarmonicaHoward Levy
SaxScott Page
SaxMaceo Parker
TrumpetRichard Griffith
TromboneFred Wesley
TrumpetRick Gardner
PercussionLuis Conte

Liner Notes

Producer – Dolly Parton, Greg Ladanyi
Arranged By (Horns) – Dick Marx

Copyright (c) – Hollywood Pictures
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Hollywood Pictures
Distributed By – Elektra Entertainment
Record Company – Warner Communications Inc.