True Love is the eighth studio album, and ninth album overall, by American singer Pat Benatar, released in 1991. The album is a combination of covers and original tracks of jump blues, which Benatar recorded with husband Neil Giraldo, Myron Grombacher and the Roomful of Blues horn section and drummer. The CD edition of the album included the seasonal standard “Please Come Home for Christmas” as a bonus track, which was released to the US Troops serving in the Gulf War, and was not included on foreign vinyl and cassette pressings of the album.
True Love reached No. 37 on the U.S. Billboard album chart. and, as of 2014, had sold 339,000 copies according to SoundScan with little radio airplay.
Benatar was the May artist of the month for VH-1 in 1991 in support of the album.
1 Bloodshot Eyes (Hank Penny, Ruth Hall) 2:48
2 Payin’ The Cost To Be The Boss (BB King) 3:13
3 So Long (Remus Harris, Russ Morgan, Irving Melsher) 3:58
4 I’ve Got Papers On You (BB King, Jules Taub) 2:22
5 I Feel Lucky (Neil Giraldo, Myron Grombacher) 4:28
6 True Love (Neil Giraldo, Pat Benatar) 4:42
7 The Good Life (Neil Giraldo, Myron Grombacher) 4:11
8 Evening (Mitchell Parish, Harry White) 3:43
9 I Get Evil (Tampa Red) 3:09
10 Don’t Happen No More (Obie Jessie) 2:41
11 Please Come Home For Christmas (Gene Redd, Charles Brown) 3:09
1 Bloodshot Eyes
10 Don’t Happen No More
Producer – Neil Giraldo
Engineer – Gordon Fordyce
Engineer (Assistant) – Frank Linx
Mastered By – Stephen Marcussen
Mixed By – Ed Thacker (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10)
Mixed By – Frank Linx, Gordon Fordyce (Tracks 4, 8, 11)
Art Direction, Design – Norman Moore
Photography – Randee St Nicholas
Photography (Inside) – Chris Cuffaro, Jeffrey Mayer, Dana Smith, Randee St Nicholas
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Chrysalis Records, Inc.
Copyright (c) – Chrysalis Records, Inc.