1991 Mark Collie – Born And Raised In Black & White

Born And Raised in Black & White is the second full-length disc from country music singer-songwriter Mark Collie. It was released on MCA in 1991. “Calloused Hands”, “She’s Never Comin’ Back”, and “It Don’t Take a Lot” were released as singles.

It features a cover of the song “Lucky Dog”, originally recorded by country singer Keith Whitley on his 1988 album Don’t Close Your Eyes. He also covers Tex Williams’ classic 1960 song, “Ballad of Thunder Road”, written by Robert Mitchum and recorded by him in 1963.

The Jamie O’Hara penned song, “There Goes My Dream”, would later be recorded by The Dixie Chicks in 1993 for their album, Shouldn’t a Told You That.


1  She’s Never Comin’ Back (Mark Collie; Gerry House) 02:51
2  When The Sun Goes Down (Mark Collie; Marty Stuart) 02:38
3  It Don’t Take A Lot (Mark Collie; Larry Shell) 03:17
4  Calloused Hands (Pat Alger; Gene Levine) 03:16
5  Ten Lonely Nights (Mark Collie; Paul Kennerley) 02:49
6  There Goes My Dream (Jamie O’Hara) 04:04
7  Born And Raised In Black And White (Don Cook; John Jarvis) 04:04
8  Ballad Of Thunder Road (Don Raye; Robert Mitchum) 04:00
9  Lucky Dog (Verlon Thompson; Bill Caswell) 02:45
10  Johnny Was A Rebel (Mark Collie) 04:36


BassDavid Hungate
BassSteve Gibson
DrumsEddie Bayers
GuitarJames Burton
GuitarJohn Willis
GuitarSteve Gibson
Acoustic GuitarMark Collie
Acoustic GuitarMac McAnally
Acoustic GuitarPat Flynn
Acoustic GuitarSteve Gibson
Steel GuitarPaul Franklin
MandolinSteve Gibson
KeyboardsJohn Jarvis
KeyboardsSteve Nathan
OrganHassell Teekell
Background VocalsHarry Stinson
Background VocalsJim Photoglo
Background VocalsJamie O’Hara
Background VocalsRussell Smith
Background VocalsHassell Teekell
Background VocalsLance Dary
VocalsMark Collie

Liner Notes

Producer – Doug Johnson, Tony Brown
Coordinator – Jessie Noble
Edited By – Milan Bogdan
Engineer (Second) – Brad Jones, Grahame Smith, Russ Martin
Mastered By – Glenn Meadows
Mixed By – Doug Johnson
Recorded By – Doug Johnson

Art Direction – Bill Brunt, Jim Kemp
Design – Bill Brunt Designs
Photography – Ron Keith

Mastered At Masterfonics
Mixed At Masterfonics
Recorded At Emerald Sound Studios
Recorded At The Music Mill, Nashville, TN
Phonographic Copyright MCA Records Inc
Copyright MCA Records Inc