1975 Kim Carnes – Kim Carnes

Kim Carnes is the second studio album by Kim Carnes, released in 1975.

“You’re a Part of Me” (solo version) peaked Adult Contemporary #32 (1976) on Billboard charts. It was the very first Kim Carnes hit. Although this album hasn’t been released on CD, eight of the album’s eleven songs can be found on the European CD “Master Series”.


1  You’re A Part Of Me (Kim Carnes) 3:33
2  Bad Seed (Kim Carnes, Dave Ellingson, Mentor Williams, Eddie Reeves) 4:30
3  And Still Be Loving You (Kim Carnes, Dave Ellingson) 4:46
4  Hang On To Your Airplane (Honeymoon) (Kim Carnes, Dave Ellingson) 3:06
5  Do You Love Her (Kim Carnes) 3:49
6  Somewhere In The Night (Will Jennings, Richard Kerr) 3:46
7  Nothing Makes Me Feel As Good As A Love Song (Kim Carnes) 2:59
8  It Could Have Been Better (Kim Carnes, Dave Ellingson) 2:29
9  Waiting For The Pain To Go Away (Steve Dorff, Milton Brown) 3:12
10  What Good Is Love (Later On The Equator) (Kim Carnes, Dave Ellingson) 3:20
11  Good Old Days (Kim Carnes, Dave Ellingson) 2:59



BassLeland Sklar
DrumsJim Keltner
GuitarDean Parks
ClavinetDavid Foster
Fender RhodesDavid Foster
Fender RhodesKim Carnes
MoogMike Utley
OrganMike Utley
PianoDavid Foster
StringsDavid Briggs
PercussionSteve Forman
Background VocalsDave Ellingson
Background VocalsJulia Tillman Waters
Background VocalsMaxine Willard Waters
Background VocalsMentor Williams
VocalsKim Carnes

Liner Notes

Producer – Mentor Williams
Arrangement (Strings) – David Briggs (Tracks 1-8, 10, 11)
Arrangement (Strings) – Steve Dorff (Track 9)
Engineer – Rick Porter
Engineer (Mastering) – Bernie Grundman
Engineer (Second) – Chuck Trammel

Art Direction, Photography – Roland Young
Design (Album) – Chuck Beeson