2018 Waylon – The World Can Wait

The World Can Wait is the fifth solo album by Dutch singer Waylon, It was released in 2018.

Willem Bijkerk (born 20 April 1980), known professionally as Waylon, is a Dutch singer from Apeldoorn. His stage name came from the name of his idol Waylon Jennings. He represented the Netherlands with Ilse DeLange as The Common Linnets at the Eurovision Song Contest 2014, finishing in second place in the final.

On 9 November 2017, it was announced Waylon will participate in the Eurovision Song Contest 2018 for the Netherlands. The choice of the song “Outlaw in ‘Em” was announced on the 2nd of March 2018. The Eurovision Song Contest fans gave him the pet name ‘Walton’. He performed in the second semi-final on 10 May 2018 and qualified for the final on 12 May 2018. Waylon finished 18th place with 121 points.

Tracks

1  Back Together (Jesse Labelle, Logan Turner, Waylon) 3:08
2  Outlauw In ’em (Ilya Torshinski, Jim Beavers, Waylon) 3:36
3  Shadows In The Dark (Skip Black, Waylon) 4:03
4  That’s How She Goes (Brad Warren, Brett Warren, Mitchell Tenpenny) 3:07
5  Home (Jesse Labelle, Logan Turner, Waylon) 3:19
6  Paperboy (Chris Beard, Waylon) 4:03
7  Highway Or Heartache (Ilya Torshinski, Jim Beavers, Waylon) 4:18
8  She Just Want To Play (Bruce Gaitsch, Waylon) 3:37
9  Thanks, But No Thanks (Ilya Torshinski, Jim Beavers, Waylon) 3:37
10  The World Can Wait (James T Slater, Waylon, Chris Beard) 3:19
11  Country Don’t Hurt (Chris Beard, Waylon) 3:40
12  Something Stronger (Ilya Torshinski, Skip Black, Waylon) 4:05

Media

Musicians

1 Back Together

BassLee Hendricks
DrumsShannon Forrest
Drums (programming)Ilya Torshinski
GuitarTim Galloway
GuitarIlya Torshinski
Pedal Steel GuitarJustin Schipper
Acoustic GuitarIlya Torshinski
12 String GuitarIlya Torshinski
KeyboardsBilly Nobel
Background VocalsIlya Torshinski
VocalsWaylon


2 Outlauw In ’em

BassJimmie Lee Sloas
DrumsTommy Harden
Drums (programming)Ilya Torshinski
GuitarJustin Ostrander
Slide GuitarIlya Torshinski
Acoustic GuitarIlya Torshinski
KeyboardsDavid Ross Cohen
MandolinIlya Torshinski
Background VocalsIlya Torshinski
VocalsWaylon


3 Shadows In The Dark

BassLee Hendricks
DrumsShannon Forrest
Drums (programming)Ilya Torshinski
GuitarTim Galloway
GuitarIlya Torshinski
Pedal Steel GuitarJustin Schipper
Acoustic GuitarIlya Torshinski
BanjoIlya Torshinski
KeyboardsBilly Nobel
Background VocalsIlya Torshinski
VocalsWaylon


4 That’s How She Goes

BassLee Hendricks
DrumsShannon Forrest
Drums (programming)Ilya Torshinski
Pedal Steel GuitarTim Galloway
Acoustic GuitarIlya Torshinski
MandolinIlya Torshinski
BanjoIlya Torshinski
KeyboardsCharles Judge
Background VocalsIlya Torshinski
VocalsWaylon


5 Home

BassLee Hendricks
DrumsShannon Forrest
Drums (programming)Ilya Torshinski
Pedal Steel GuitarJustin Schipper
Acoustic GuitarIlya Torshinski
MandolinIlya Torshinski
KeyboardsCharles Judge
VocalsWaylon


6 Paperboy

BassLee Hendricks
DrumsShannon Forrest
Drums (programming)Ilya Torshinski
GuitarRob McNelley
Pedal Steel GuitarJustin Schipper
Acoustic GuitarIlya Torshinski
KeyboardsCharles Judge
Background VocalsIlya Torshinski
VocalsWaylon


7 Highway Or Heartache

BassLee Hendricks
DrumsShannon Forrest
GuitarIlya Torshinski
GuitarTim Galloway
Pedal Steel GuitarJustin Schipper
Acoustic GuitarIlya Torshinski
ProgrammingIlya Torshinski
Background VocalsIlya Torshinski
VocalsWaylon


8 She Just Want To Play

BassLee Hendricks
DrumsShannon Forrest
GuitarRob McNelley
GuitarIlya Torshinski
Pedal Steel GuitarJustin Schipper
KeyboardsCharles Judge
Background VocalsIlya Torshinski
Background VocalsJason Eskrigde
Background VocalsNickie Conley
VocalsWaylon


9 Thanks, But No Thanks

BassJimmie Lee Sloas
DrumsGreg Morrow
Drums (programming)Ilya Torshinski
GuitarIlya Torshinski
GuitarJustin Ostrander
Acoustic GuitarIlya Torshinski
MandolinIlya Torshinski
KeyboardsDavid Ross Cohen
Background VocalsIlya Torshinski
VocalsWaylon

 

10 The World Can Wait

BassLee Hendricks
DrumsShannon Forrest
Drums (programming)Ilya Torshinski
GuitarRob McNelley
Pedal Steel GuitarJustin Schipper
Acoustic GuitarIlya Torshinski
KeyboardsCharles Judge
Background VocalsIlya Torshinski
VocalsWaylon


11 Country Don’t Hurt

BassLee Hendricks
DrumsShannon Forrest
Drums (programming)Ilya Torshinski
Pedal Steel GuitarJustin Schipper
Acoustic GuitarIlya Torshinski
GuitarTim Galloway
BanjoIlya Torshinski
KeyboardsBilly Nobel
FiddleJenee Fleenor
Background VocalsIlya Torshinski
VocalsWaylon


12 Something Stronger

BassLee Hendricks
DrumsShannon Forrest
Drums (programming)Ilya Torshinski
GuitarRob McNelley
GuitarIlya Torshinski
Acoustic GuitarIlya Torshinski
12 String GuitarIlya Torshinski
KeyboardsCharles Judge
Background VocalsIlya Torshinski
VocalsWaylon

Liner Notes

Producer – Ilya Toshinsky
Arranged By – Ilya Toshinsky
Mastered By – Yes Mastering
Mixed By – Ilya Toshinsky, Jim Cooley
Recorded By – Ilya Toshinsky
Recorded By – Aaron Chmielewski, Nick Lane (Track 1)
Recorded By – Shannon Forrest (Tracks 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 11, 12)
Recorded By – Aaron Chmielewski (Tracks 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 12)
Recorded By – Nick Lane (Track 9)
Recorded By – Jeneé Fleenor (Track 11)

Design – Miguel Visser
Photography, Image Editor – Bas Van Den Boom, Joost Keet

Licensed To – Warner Music Benelux
Mixed At – Sunset Sound
Mastered At – Yes Mastering
Produced For – Warren Piece Productions, LLC