1982 Steve Archer – Solo

Solo is the first album by Steve Archer, released in 1982.
Steve Archer (born January 5, 1953) is an American singer-songwriter and producer. He is a pioneer of the genre of Jesus music, later to become known as contemporary Christian music. He is the former lead singer of The Archers, a contemporary Christian music and Jesus music band who toured and recorded throughout the decades of the 1970s, 1980s, and 1990s.


1  Treasure (Mike Barnes) 03:07
2  Living In The Hands (Stephen Bower; Chris Christian) 03:36
3  He’s Coming Back For Me (Chris Christian) 02:45
4  Armor Of The Lord (Rick Riso; Joe Arreguin) 03:22
5  Evermore (Rick Riso; Kelly Willard) 04:01
6  But You Didn’t (Gary McSpadden; Chris Christian) 03:27
7  Good News (George Ratzlaff) 03:15
8  Bring Me Closer (Billy Smiley; Mark Gersmehl; Dann Huff) 02:57
9  Unto Me (Billy Masters; Chris Christian) 03:27
10  Live It (Randy Thomas) 04:08



BassDennis Belfield
BassGary Lunn
BassMike Brignardello
DrumsCarlos Vega
DrumsClay Caire
DrumsDavid Huff
GuitarDann Huff
GuitarHadley Hockensmith
GuitarJon Goin
GuitarMike Landau
KeyboardsBilly Smiley
KeyboardsBobby Ogdin
KeyboardsHarlan Rogers
KeyboardsKurt Howell
VocalsSteve Archer

Other Musicians

2 Living In The Hands

HornsCharles Davis
HornsOllie Mitchell

5 Evermore

SaxPete Brewer
Background VocalsRick Riso
Background VocalsSandie Hall Brooks
VocalsDebbie Boone

6 But You Didn’t

HornsCharles Davis
HornsOllie Mitchell

7 Good News

GuitarDann Huff

8 Bring Me Closer

GuitarDann Huff
Background VocalsBilly Smiley


Strings – Anshel Brusilow, Gloria Stroud, Margaret Lee Brouwer, Mildred R. Moxley, Norma Davidson, Peggy Miller

Liner Notes

Producer – Chris Christian
Co-producer – Dawn Allen Verner
Arranged By (Strings) – Bergen White (Track 5)
Arranged By (Track, Backing Vocals) – Billy Smiley, Dann Huff (Track 8)
Coordinator – Daryl Bush
Engineer – Jack Joseph Puig
Engineer (Additional) – Bill Deaton, Jeff Balding, Tim Jaquette, Tom Adler
Mixed By – Jack Joseph Puig

Recorded At Gold Mine Studio, Nashville, TN
Recorded At Mama Jo’s, Hollywood, CA
Recorded At January Sound Studio, Dallas, TX
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Home Sweet Home Records
Copyright (c) – Home Sweet Home Records