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Dreamlovers is the 11th album by Tanya Tucker. The album features two duets with Glen Campbell, "My Song" and "Dream Lover", a song written and originally sung by Bobby Darin in 1959, which was released as a single. It peaked at only #59 on the Billboard Country Singles chart. The biggest hit single from the album was "Can I See You Tonight," which peaked at #4. Another charting single was the #40 "Love Knows We Tried." The album itself peaked at #41 on the Country Albums chart.

Dreamlovers
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Studio album by
ReleasedSeptember 29, 1980
GenreCountry
LabelMCA
ProducerJerry Crutchfield
Tanya Tucker chronology
Tear Me Apart
(1979)
Dreamlovers
(1980)
Should I Do It
(1981)
Singles from Dreamlovers
  1. "Dream Lover"
    Released: September 8, 1980
  2. "Can I See You Tonight"
    Released: December 1, 1980
  3. "Love Knows We Tried"
    Released: April 6, 1981
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars [1]

Contents

Track listingEdit

Side 1:

  1. "Can I See You Tonight" (Deborah Allen, Rafe VanHoy) - 2:49
  2. "Love Knows We Tried" (Jan Crutchfield, Kerry Chater, Rory Bourke) - 3:48
  3. "I've Got Somebody" (Randy Goodrum) - 2:39
  4. "Let Me Count the Ways" (Jerry Crutchfield, Clair Cloninger) - 3:24
  5. "Dream Lover" (Bobby Darin) - 2:56 (duet with Glen Campbell)

Side 2:

  1. "Somebody (Trying to Tell You Something)" (Steve Hardin) - 3:35
  2. "All the Way" (Bob Morrison, Jim Zerface) - 2:28
  3. "Tennessee Woman" (Jimmy Webb) - 2:54
  4. "Don't You Want to Be a Lover Tonight" (Sterling Whipple) - 2:45
  5. "My Song" (Hardin) - 2:58 (duet with Glen Campbell)

PersonnelEdit

  • Tanya Tucker, Glen Campbell - vocals
  • Steve Hardin, Steve Goldstein, Bobby Wood - keyboards
  • Jerry Swallow, Jon Goin, Pete Wade, Johnny Christopher - guitar
  • Bill McCubbin, Jack Williams, Joe Osborn, Neil Stubenhaus - bass guitar
  • Steve Turner, Buster Phillips, Jerry Carrigan - drums
  • Tanya Tucker, Glen Campbell, Mel Tillis, Sheri Kramer, Bergen White, Diane Tidwell - background vocals

ProductionEdit

  • Producer - Jerry Crutchfield
  • Engineers - Brent Mather, Rick McCollister
  • Photography - Allen Messer
  • Art Direction - George Osaki
  • Design - Marilyn Romen/Sweet Art
  • Mastered by Hank Williams at Woodland Sound Studios, Nashville, TN
  • Vocal overdubs - MCA-Whitney, Glendale, CA

Chart performanceEdit

AlbumEdit

Chart (1980) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 41

SinglesEdit

Year Single Peak positions
US Country CAN Country
1980 "Dream Lover" (with Glen Campbell) 59 48
"Can I See You Tonight" 4 4
1981 "Love Knows We Tried" 40 40

ReferencesEdit