2004 Julie Roberts – Julie Roberts

Julie Roberts is the debut album from American country music artist Julie Roberts. Released in 2004 on Mercury Nashville Records, the album produced three singles for Roberts on the Billboard country charts. “Break Down Here” was the only one of these singles to reach Top 40, peaking at 18. The second and third singles, “The Chance” and “Wake Up Older”, reached No. 47 and No. 46, respectively. The album has been certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).

“Break Down Here” was previously recorded by Trace Adkins as “I’d Sure Hate to Break Down Here” on his 2003 album Comin’ On Strong, while “No Way Out” was previously released as a single by Suzy Bogguss from her 1996 album Give Me Some Wheels. Additionally, Jann Browne previously released “You Ain’t Down Home” as a single from her 1990 album Tell Me Why.

Tracks

1  You Ain’t Down Home (Jamie O’Hara) 03:15
2  Break Down Here (Jess Brown; Patrick Jason Matthews) 04:16
3  Pot Of Gold (Chris Stapleton; Frank Rogers) 03:23
4  Unlove Me (Patrick Jason Matthews; Paul Overstreet) 03:12
5  Just ‘Cause We Can (Chris Stapleton; Frank Rogers) 04:15
6  Wake Up Older (Lisa Carver) 03:13
7  If You Had Called Yesterday (Cory Batten; Kent Blazy; Wendell Mobley) 03:53
8  No Way Out (Darrell Scott; Marcus Hummon) 03:13
9  I Can’t Get Over You (Julie Miller) 04:27
10  Rain On A Tin Roof (Chris Stapleton; Trent Willmon) 04:35
11  The Chance (Deanna Bryant; Liz Hengber) 04:47

Media

Musicians

1 You Ain’t Down Home

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsShannon Forrest
GuitarBrent Rowan
Acoustic GuitarBryan Sutton
KeyboardsGordon Mote
Background VocalsWes Hightower
VocalsJulie Roberts


2 Break Down Here

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsShannon Forrest
GuitarBrent Rowan
Acoustic GuitarBryan Sutton
MandocelloBryan Sutton
KeyboardsGordon Mote
OrganTim Lauer
Background VocalsPat McLaughlin
VocalsJulie Roberts


3 Pot Of Gold

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsShannon Forrest
GuitarBrent Rowan
Acoustic GuitarBryan Sutton
MandocelloBryan Sutton
KeyboardsGordon Mote
AccordionTim Lauer
Background VocalsWes Hightower
VocalsJulie Roberts


4 Unlove Me

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsShannon Forrest
GuitarBrent Rowan
Pedal Steel GuitarAl Perkins
Acoustic GuitarBryan Sutton
KeyboardsGordon Mote
Background VocalsVince Gill
Background VocalsWes Hightower
VocalsJulie Roberts


5 Just ‘Cause We Can

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsShannon Forrest
GuitarBrent Rowan
Acoustic GuitarBryan Sutton
KeyboardsGordon Mote
PercussionEric Darken
Background VocalsWes Hightower
VocalsJulie Roberts


6 Wake Up Older

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsShannon Forrest
GuitarBrent Rowan
Acoustic GuitarBryan Sutton
KeyboardsGordon Mote
Background VocalsWes Hightower
VocalsJulie Roberts


7 If You Had Called Yesterday

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsShannon Forrest
GuitarBrent Rowan
Acoustic GuitarBryan Sutton
KeyboardsGordon Mote
KeyboardsTim Lauer
Background VocalsWes Hightower
VocalsJulie Roberts


8 No Way Out

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsShannon Forrest
GuitarBrent Rowan
Acoustic GuitarBryan Sutton
KeyboardsGordon Mote
PercussionEric Darken
Background VocalsWes Hightower
Background VocalsDelbert McClinton
VocalsJulie Roberts


9 I Can’t Get Over You

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsShannon Forrest
GuitarBrent Rowan
Pedal Steel GuitarAl Perkins
Acoustic GuitarBryan Sutton
KeyboardsGordon Mote
KeyboardsTim Lauer
Background VocalsWes Hightower
VocalsJulie Roberts


10 Rain On A Tin Roof

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsShannon Forrest
GuitarBrent Rowan
Acoustic GuitarBryan Sutton
KeyboardsGordon Mote
Background VocalsWes Hightower
VocalsJulie Roberts


11 The Chance

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsShannon Forrest
GuitarBrent Rowan
Acoustic GuitarBryan Sutton
KeyboardsGordon Mote
Background VocalsVince Gill
VocalsJulie Roberts

Liner Notes

Producer – Brent Rowan
Mastered By – Doug Sax
Mixed By – Gary Paczosa
Recorded By – Gary Paczosa
Recorded By (Additional) – Chip Matthews
Recorded By (Assistant) – David Bryant

Art Direction, Design – Karen Naff
Photography – Robert Sebree

Record Company Universal
Phonographic Copyright (p) Mercury Records
Copyright (c) Mercury Records
Record Company UMG Recordings, Inc.
Distributed By Universal Music & Video Distribution, Corp.
Mastered At The Mastering Lab, LA, CA
Mixed At Doghouse Studio, Nashville, TN
Recorded At Tin Ear Studios, Nashville, TN
Recorded At Doghouse Studio, Nashville, TN