1985 Dan Seals – Won’t Be Blue Anymore

Won’t Be Blue Anymore is the fifth studio album by country music artist Dan Seals. It was his most successful studio album; the only one to reach No. 1 on the Top Country Albums chart. The album featured some of Seals most popular songs, including “Bop” and “Meet Me in Montana”, a duet with Marie Osmond. These and the third single, “Everything That Glitters (Is Not Gold)”, all reached No. 1 on the Hot Country Songs chart. “Bop” was a major crossover hit, peaking at No. 10 on the Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks chart. The compact disc format of this album was released on the album’s initial release. It has been out-of-print for more than 20 years and is highly collectible.

Tracks

1  Headin’ West (Dan Seals) 03:05
2  I Won’t Be Blue Anymore (Dan Seals) 03:04
3  Everything That Glitters (Is Not Gold) (Dan Seals; Bob McDill) 04:52
4  Tobacco Road (John Loudermilk) 03:16
5  Your Love (Tommy Rocco; Beckie Foster) 03:02
6  You Plant Your Fields (Wendy Waldman; Donny Lowery) 03:37
7  Still A Little Bit Of Love (Jim Scott; Walker Igleheart) 04:12
8  Meet Me In Montana (Paul Davis) 03:56
Bop (Jennifer Kimball; Paul Davis) 03:46
10  So Easy To Need (John Porter McMeans) 04:03
11  City Kind Of Girl (Bob Gundry) 03:31

Musicians

1 Headin’ West

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsLarrie Londin
Guitar (solo)Brent Mason
GuitarLarry Byrom
Acoustic GuitarBobby Thompson
Acoustic GuitarJoe Stanley
DobroJerry Douglas
PianoBarry Beckett
VocalsDan Seals


2 I Won’t Be Blue Anymore

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsLarrie Londin
GuitarLarry Byrom
Acoustic GuitarRafe van Hoy
Steel GuitarDoyle Grisham
PianoBarry Beckett
PianoShane Keister
VocalsDan Seals


3 Everything That Glitters (Is Not Gold)

BassBob Wray
DrumsEddie Bayers
GuitarKenny Mims
GuitarJoe Stanley
Acoustic GuitarRafe van Hoy
Electric PianoDennis Burnside
Steel GuitarDoyle Grisham
VocalsDan Seals


4 Tobacco Road

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsLarrie Londin
Guitar (solo)Joe Stanley
GuitarLarry Byrom
Acoustic GuitarBobby Thompson
Acoustic GuitarJoe Stanley
WurlitzerBarry Beckett
FiddleMark O’Connor
PercussionFarrell Morris
VocalsDan Seals


5 Your Love

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsLarrie Londin
GuitarLarry Byrom
GuitarSteve Gibson
Acoustic GuitarBobby Thompson
PianoBarry Beckett
FiddleMark O’Connor
PercussionFarrell Morris
VocalsDan Seals


6 You Plant Your Fields

Acoustic GuitarLarry Shell
Acoustic GuitarWendy Waldman
KeyboardsShane Keister
FiddleMark O’Connor
PercussionFarrell Morris
Background VocalsWendy Waldman
VocalsDan Seals


7 Still A Little Bit Of Love

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsLarrie Londin
GuitarGreg Jennings
GuitarLarry Byrom
Acoustic GuitarBobby Thompson
Acoustic GuitarJoe Stanley
KeyboardsShane Keister
PianoBarry Beckett
VocalsDan Seals


8 Meet Me In Montana

BassMichael Rhodes
DrumsEddie Bayers
GuitarSteve Gibson
Acoustic GuitarPaul Worley
Steel GuitarSonny Garrish
PianoDennis Burnside
SynthesizerDavid Innis
VocalsMarie Osmond
VocalsDan Seals


9 Bop

Drums (programming)Kyle Lehning
Drums (programming)Paul Davis
GuitarJoe Stanley
GuitarSteve Gibson
SynclavierPaul Davis
SynthesizerShane Keister
SaxJim Horn
Background VocalsThe Cherry Sisters
VocalsDan Seals


10 So Easy To Need

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsLarrie Londin
GuitarJohn Porter McMeans
GuitarLarry Byrom
Acoustic GuitarBobby Thompson
Acoustic GuitarJoe Stanley
KeyboardsShane Keister
PianoBarry Beckett
PianoShane Keister
VocalsDan Seals


11 City Kind Of Girl

BassDavid Hungate
DrumsEddie Bayers
Drums (Linn)Bob Gundry
Guitar (solo)Bob Gundry
GuitarGreg Jennings
Acoustic GuitarRafe van Hoy
PianoBob Gundry
VocalsDan Seals

Liner Notes

Producer – Kyle Lehning
Producer – Paul Worley (Track 8)
Arranged By – Bob Gundry (Track 11)
Arranged By (Strings) – Bergen White (Track 8)
Engineer – Marshall Morgan (Track 8)
Engineer – Joe Bogan, Kyle Lehning
Engineer (Assistant) – Russ Martin, Kirt Odle
Mixed By – Gene Eichelberger (Track 8)

Art Direction – Henry Marquez
Design – Carol Chen
Photography – Alan Dockery, Paul Maxon

Mastered At The Mastering Lab
Mixed At Morningstar Sound Studio
Overdubbed At Morningstar Sound Studio
Recorded At Emerald Sound Studios
Recorded At Morningstar Sound Studio
Recorded At Master’s Touch
Recorded At Audio Media Recorders
Recorded At The Bennett House
Phonographic Copyright EMI AMERICA Records