1988 Holly Knight – Holly Knight

Holly Knight is an American songwriter, musician and singer. She released one solo album in 1988.
She was a member of the 1980s pop rock groups Spider and Device, and wrote or co-wrote several hit singles for other artists, such as “Rag Doll”, “Obsession”, “Love Is a Battlefield”, “The Best”, “Invincible”, “Better Be Good To Me”, “The Warrior”, and “Change”.


Heart Don’t Fail Me Now (Holly Knight) 04:19
2  Every Man’s Fear (Holly Knight; Chris McDaniels) 04:24
3  Sexy Boy (Holly Knight) 04:31
4  It’s Only Me (Holly Knight; Susanna Hoffs; Nancy L Wilson) 04:26
5  Palace Of Pleasure (Holly Knight; Gene Black) 04:54
6  Why Dont’cha Luv Me (Like You Used To) (Holly Knight) 04:49
7  Baby Me (Holly Knight; Billy Steinberg) 03:41
8  Love Is A Battlefield (Holly Knight; Mike Chapman) 06:23
9  Nature Of The Beast (Holly Knight; Gene Black) 04:16
10  Howling At The Moon (Holly Knight) 05:24


Bass (synthesizer)Holly Knight
DrumsJR Robinson
GuitarGene Black
Acoustic GuitarGene Black
KeyboardsHolly Knight
ProgrammingChris Lord-Alge
ProgrammingHolly Knight
PercussionBashiri Johnson
PercussionPaulinho Da Costa
VocalsHolly Knight

Other Musicians

1 Heart Don’t Fail Me Now

Background VocalsDaryl Hall

3 Sexy Boy

BassNathan East
SaxLouis Cortelezzi
Background VocalsNancy L Wilson

4 It’s Only Me

Acoustic GuitarNancy L Wilson
HarmonicaJimmy Z
Background VocalsNancy L Wilson

5 Palace Of Pleasure

Background VocalsNancy L Wilson

6 Why Dont’cha Luv Me (Like You Used To)

BassNathan East
SaxMichael Brecker

8 Love Is A Battlefield

Background VocalsPat Buchanan

9 Nature Of The Beast

DrumsKenny Aronoff
HarmonicaJimmy Z
Background VocalsChris Lord-Alge
Background VocalsGene Black
Background VocalsNancy L Wilson
Background VocalsPhil Roy

10 Howling At The Moon

Background VocalsNancy L Wilson

Liner Notes

Producer – Holly Knight, Chris Lord-Alge
Mixed By – Chris Lord-Alge
Engineer (Assistant) – John Hegedes, Tim Leitner
Mastered By – Bob Ludwig
Sequenced By (Drum) – Sammy Merendino

Recorded At Hit Factory, New York City
Recorded At Jewel Box, Los Angeles
Recorded At Cherokee Recording Studios, Los Angeles
Mixed At Larabee Recording Studios, Los Angeles
Mixed At Village Recorder, Los Angeles