1984 Sheila E – In The Glamorous Life

The Glamorous Life is the first album by the singer/drummer/percussionist Sheila E., released on June 5, 1984. The title track, “The Glamorous Life”, entered the US top ten, and her second single, “The Belle of St. Mark” charted in the US, UK, Ireland, Netherlands and New Zealand.


1  The Belle Of St. Mark (Prince) 05:06
2  Shortberry Strawcake (Sheila Escovedo) 04:47
3  Noon Rendezvous (Prince; Sheila Escovedo) 03:56
4  Oliver’s House (Sheila Escovedo) 06:20
5  Next Time Wipe The Lipstick Off Your Collar (Brenda Bennett; Sheila Escovedo) 03:52
The Glamorous Life (Prince) 09:03


GuitarJesse Johnson
PercussionSheila Escovedo
VocalsSheila Escovedo


Other Musicians

1 The Belle Of St. Mark

Background VocalsJill Jones

4 Oliver’s House

CelloDavid Coleman
Background VocalsJill Jones

5 Next Time Wipe The Lipstick Off Your Collar

AccordionNick DeCaro
ViolinNovi Novog

6 The Glamorous Life

SaxLarry Williams
CelloDavid Coleman
Background VocalsPrince

Liner Notes

Producer – Sheila E, The Starr Company
Directed By – Sheila E, The Starr Company
Mastered By – Bernie Grundman
Mixed By – Bill Jackson, Peggy McCreary, Terry Christian

Art Direction – Jeffrey Kent Ayeroff, Laura LiPuma, The Starr Company

Mastered At Bernie Grundman Mastering
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