1993 Beth Nielsen Chapman – You Hold The Key

You Hold The Key is Beth Nielsen Chapman‘s third album (‘Hearing it first’ was her first, in 1980). It was released in 1993 on Reprise Records, and features a duet with British singer-songwriter and Mike + The Mechanics vocalist/keyboardist Paul Carrack, called “In the Time It Takes”.

Tracks

1  I Don’t Know (Beth Nielsen Chapman) 03:57
2  You Hold The Key (Beth Nielsen Chapman) 04:06
3  Dance With Me Slow (Beth Nielsen Chapman) 04:18
4  Say It To Me Now (Beth Nielsen Chapman) 04:48
5  When I Feel This Way (Beth Nielsen Chapman) 04:18
6  Rage On Rage (Beth Nielsen Chapman) 04:19
7  Only So Many Tears (Beth Nielsen Chapman) 04:08
8  In The Time It Takes (Beth Nielsen Chapman) 04:18
9  You Say You Will (Beth Nielsen Chapman; Verlon Thompson) 04:20
10  The Moment You Were Mine (Beth Nielsen Chapman; Steve Dorff) 03:31
11  Faithful Heart (Beth Nielsen Chapman; Twila Paris) 03:30
12  Dancer To The Drum (Beth Nielsen Chapman) 03:39

Musicians

1 I Don’t Know

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsRuss Kunkel
GuitarKenny Greenberg
GuitarDean Parks
KeyboardsBeth Nielsen Chapman
KeyboardsRobbie Buchanan
OrganRobbie Buchanan
SynthesizerMike Lawler
ProgrammingRobbie Buchanan
PercussionTom Roady
Background VocalsIan Lloyd
Background VocalsNancy West
VocalsBeth Nielsen Chapman


2 You Hold The Key

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsRuss Kunkel
GuitarJimmy Ryan
GuitarAndrew Gold
GuitarKenny Greenberg
KeyboardsBeth Nielsen Chapman
KeyboardsRobbie Buchanan
SynthesizerMike Lawler
ProgrammingRobbie Buchanan
PercussionTom Roady
Background VocalsIan Lloyd
Background VocalsNancy West
VocalsBeth Nielsen Chapman


3 Dance With Me Slow

BassMichael Rhodes
DrumsPaul Leim
GuitarJohn Willis
Acoustic GuitarMark Casstevens
SynthesizerDavid Innis
SynthesizerPhil Naish
TrumpetRod McGaha
VocalsBeth Nielsen Chapman


4 Say It To Me Now

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsRuss Kunkel
GuitarKenny Greenberg
GuitarDean Parks
KeyboardsRobbie Buchanan
PianoBeth Nielsen Chapman
ProgrammingRobbie Buchanan
PercussionTom Roady
Background VocalsIan Lloyd
Background VocalsNancy West
VocalsBeth Nielsen Chapman


5 When I Feel This Way

BassLeland Sklar
GuitarJimmy Ryan
Acoustic GuitarJimmy Ryan
KeyboardsBeth Nielsen Chapman
KeyboardsRobbie Buchanan
SynthesizerTeese Gohl
ProgrammingRobbie Buchanan
PercussionTom Roady
VocalsBeth Nielsen Chapman


6 Rage On Rage

KeyboardsBeth Nielsen Chapman
ProgrammingPeter Wood
VocalsBeth Nielsen Chapman


7 Only So Many Tears

BassWill Lee
Drums (programming)Jimmy Bralower
GuitarJimmy Ryan
Acoustic GuitarJimmy Ryan
KeyboardsBeth Nielsen Chapman
KeyboardsTeese Gohl
SaxAndy Snitzer
Background VocalsIan Lloyd
Background VocalsNancy West
VocalsBeth Nielsen Chapman


8 In The Time It Takes

BassMichael Rhodes
DrumsPaul Leim
GuitarJohn Willis
GuitarJosh Leo
SynthesizerDavid Innis
SynthesizerMike Lawler
ProgrammingMike Lawler
SaxJim Horn
VocalsPaul Carrack
VocalsBeth Nielsen Chapman


9 You Say You Will

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsRuss Kunkel
GuitarKenny Greenberg
GuitarAndrew Gold
GuitarMike Henderson
KeyboardsRobbie Buchanan
SynthesizerRobbie Buchanan
PercussionTom Roady
Background VocalsIan Lloyd
Background VocalsNancy West
VocalsBeth Nielsen Chapman


10 The Moment You Were Mine

BassMichael Rhodes
DrumsPaul Leim
GuitarJohn Willis
Acoustic GuitarMark Casstevens
PianoMatt Rollings
SynthesizerDavid Innis
SynthesizerPhil Naish
VocalsBeth Nielsen Chapman


11 Faithful Heart

BassMartin Allcock
HarpMiriam Keogh
ClavichordNick Bicat
OrganNick Bicat
PianoNick Bicat
PipesKathryn Tickell
VocalsBeth Nielsen Chapman


12 Dancer To The Drum

BassMartin Allcock
Acoustic GuitarSimon Nicol
Acoustic GuitarBeth Nielsen Chapman
DulcimersMartin Allcock
ClavichordNick Bicat
PianoNick Bicat
PipesKathryn Tickell
PercussionPaul Samwell-Smith
Background VocalsFrank Filipetti
Background VocalsPaul Samwell-Smith
Background VocalsSimon Nicol
VocalsBeth Nielsen Chapman

Other Musicians

Orchestra – The Nashville String Machine (Tracks 3, 10)
Strings – The London Chamber Orchestra (Tracks 4, 11)
Backing Vocals – The Trinity Boys Choir (Track 11)

Liner Notes

Producer – Frank Filipetti (Tracks 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11, 12)
Producer – Jim Ed Norman (Tracks 3, 8)
Producer – Paul Samwell-Smith (Tracks 6, 11, 12)
Producer (Associate) – Beth Nielsen Chapman (Tracks 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11, 12)
Producer (Executive) – Jim Ed Norman
Arranged By (Orchestra) – Nick Bicat (Tracks 4, 6, 11)
Arranged By (Strings) – Rick Wilkins (Tracks 3, 10)
Concertmaster – Carl Gorodetzky (Tracks 3, 10)
Concertmaster – Christopher Warren-Green (Tracks 4, 6, 11)
Conductor – Nick Bicat (Tracks 4, 6, 11)
Coordinator (Production Assistant) – Danny Kee, Ivy Skoff (Tracks 1, 2, 4, 5, 7, 9, 10)
Coordinator (Project) – Danny Kee
Engineer (Second) – Ben Wallach (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 8, 10)
Engineer (Second) – Thom Russo (Tracks 1, 2, 4, 5, 0)
Engineer (Second) – Shawn McLean (Tracks 1, 2, 4, 9)
Engineer (Second) – Brian Pollack (Tracks 2, 5, 9)
Engineer (Second) – Donnie Bott, Fred Mercer (Tracks 3, 8, 10)
Engineer (Second) – John Dickson, Mark Capps, Robert Charles (Tracks 3, 10)
Engineer (Second) – Carl Glanville (Tracks 4, 5)
Engineer (Second) – Adrian Moore (Tracks 11, 12)
Engineer (Second) – Carl Glanville, Chris Ludwinski (Track 11)
Mastered By – Ted Jensen
Mixed By – Chris Lord-Alge (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 8, 10, 12)
Mixed By – Frank Filipetti (Tracks 4, 5, 6, 9, 11)
Recorded By – Frank Filipetti (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 9, 11, 12)
Recorded By – Robert Tassi (Tracks 8, 10)
Recorded By (Orchestra) – Keith Grant (Tracks 4, 6)
Recorded By (Strings) – Keith Grant (Track 11)

Art Direction, Design – Linda Cobb
Photography – Ann Elliott Cutting

Mastered At Sterling Sound
Mixed At Image Recording Studios
Mixed At The Hit Factory
Mixed At Right Track Recording
Recorded At Ocean Way Recording
Recorded At The Bennett House
Recorded At Right Track Recording
Recorded At The Sound Shop
Recorded At The Loft, Nashville
Recorded At Javelina Recording Studios
Recorded At Abbey Road Studios
Recorded At Ridge Farm Studios
Phonographic Copyright Reprise Records
Copyright Reprise Records