1979 Rita Coolidge – Satisfied

Satisfied is a 1979 album by Rita Coolidge, released on A&M Records. The album is notable for containing Coolidge’s comeback single, “I’d Rather Leave While I’m In Love”, as well as for its perceived unique musical direction at the time of its release.

The album contains Coolidge’s comeback single, “I’d Rather Leave While I’m In Love”, as well as Coolidge’s version of The Chiffons’ “One Fine Day”, which was also released as a single. The album has been described as comparable in significance to Dusty Springfield’s Dusty in Memphis album, released ten years earlier.


One Fine Day (Gerry Goffin, Carole King) 3:56
2  The Fool In Me (Dave Loggins, Randy Goodrum) 4:11
3  Trust It All To Somebody (Donna Weiss, Lenny Macaluso) 4:01
4  Lets Go Dancing (Booker T Jones) 5:07
5  Pain Of Love (Johnny Bristol) 3:53
I’d Rather Leave While I’m In Love (Carole Bayer Sager, Peter Allen) 3:19
7  Sweet Emotion (Priscilla Jones) 3:56
8  Crime Of Passion (Danny Ironstone, Mary Unobsky) 4:47
9  Can She Keep You Satisfied (Priscilla Jones, Rita Coolidge) 4:36


BassBob Glaub
BassDennis Belfield
BassTommy McClure
DrumsJim Keltner
DrumsSammy Creason
GuitarDean Parks
GuitarFred Tackett
GuitarStephen Bruton
KeyboardsBooker T Jones
KeyboardsMike Utley
SaxRichie Cannata
Background VocalsBooker T Jones
Background VocalsDonny Gerrard
Background VocalsJohn Seiter
Background VocalsMichael McDonald
Background VocalsPriscilla Coolidge
VocalsRita Coolidge

Liner Notes

Producer – Booker T Jones, David Anderle
Arranged By – Booker T Jones, Mike Utley
Arranged By (Horns) – Richie Cannata
Arranged By (Strings) – Booker T Jones
Conductor – Jules Chaikin
Mastered By – Mike Reese
Mixed By – David Anderle, Peggy McCreary
Recorded By – Peggy McCreary, Ron Hitchcock

Manufactured By – Pony Canyon Inc.
Phonographic Copyright (p) – A&M Records, Inc.
Copyright (c) – A&M Records, Inc.