1981 Paul Davis – Cool Night

davis-paul-1981Cool Night is the seventh and final studio album by singer/songwriter Paul Davis. It was his highest-charting album in the United States, reaching #52 on the Billboard album chart, and yielded three top-40 singles, “Cool Night”, “’65 Love Affair”, and “Love or Let Me Be Lonely”. The third was a remake of a song by The Friends of Distinction. This album was the first album to be both recorded and mixed digitally.

Cool Night” released as a single in 1981, from the album of the same name. The single peaked at No. 11 on the U.S. pop chart and reached No. 2 on the adult contemporary chart in January 1982.


1Cool Night3:41
2You Came to Me3:41
One More Time for the Lonely4:11
4Nathan Jones3:29
5Oriental Eyes4:28
665 Love Affair3:56
7Somebody’s Gettin to You3:33
8Love or Let Me Be Lonely3:44
9What You Got to Say About Love3:55
10We’re Still Together3:37


BassBarry Dunaway
BassSteve Tischer
BassEd Seay
DrumsGene Chrisman
DrumsBenny Rappa
GuitarRick Hinkle
GuitarSteve Hardwick
KeyboardsPaul Davis
KeyboardsDoug Bare
KeyboardsTommy Cooper
KeyboardsEd Seay
KeyboardsVance Taylor
Background VocalsEd Seay
Background VocalsBenny Rappa
VocalsPaul Davis