1981 Dottie West – High Times

High Times is an album, released in 1981 by country singer Dottie West.

This album was built around the title track, “It’s High Time”. The single was released in early 1982 and reached No. 16 on the Billboard Country music charts, West’s last Top 20 hit of her career. Another single from the album was also released, entitled “You’re Not Easy to Forget”, which reached No. 26 on the Billboard Country charts and No. 19 on the Cashbox Country charts. Other songs on the album focus on the more popular, Country-Pop style. The album only hit No. 43 on the “Top Country Albums” chart.

Tracks

1  It’s High Time (Brent Maher; Randy Goodrum) 03:02
2  There’s Nobody Like You (Roger Miller) 03:08
3  Without You (Pete Ham; Tom Evans) 04:06
4  Cajun Rage (Brent Maher; Randy Goodrum) 03:24
5  You And I (Brent Maher; Randy Goodrum) 02:35
6  Starting Today, Starting Over (Jim Hurt; Johnny Slate; Larry Keith) 03:16
7  Watch You Watch Me (Brent Maher; Randy Goodrum) 03:07
8  Something’s Missin’ (Brent Maher; Randy Goodrum) 03:29
9  You’re Not Easy To Forget (Cynthia Weill; Tom Snow) 03:44
10  Don’t Be Kind (Peter Thom; Phil Galdston) 03:35

Musicians

BassJack Williams
DrumsKenny Malone
GuitarJon Goin
Acoustic GuitarJon Goin
Steel GuitarSonny Garrish
BanjoBobby Thompson
KeyboardsShane Keister
PianoRandy Goodrum
SynthesizerShane Keister
ClarinetQuitman Denis
LyriconQuitman Denis
FiddleKenny Penny
PercussionKenny Malone
Background VocalsHurshel Wiginton
VocalsDottie West

Other Musicians

2 There’s Nobody Like You

Background VocalsLarry Gatlin
Background VocalsRudy Gatlin
Background VocalsSteve Gatlin


5 You And I

GuitarChet Atkins
VocalsChet Atkins

Strings

The Shelley Kurland String Section

Liner Notes

Producer – Brent Maher, Randy Goodrum
Arranged By (Strings) – Bergen White
Engineer – Brent Maher
Mastered By – Ken Perry
Mixed By – Brent Maher, Randy Goodrum

Art Direction – Bill Burks
Design – Amy Nagasawa
Photography – Harry Langdon

Mastered At Capitol Studios
Recorded At Creative Workshop, Nashville, TN
Phonographic Copyright Liberty Records
Copyright Liberty Records