Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 The Devil I Know
4:14
2 Living for You
4:15
3 Did I Make You Up
3:47
4 Stronger Love
5:10
5 The Shouting Stage
5:30
6 Words
3:48
7 Straight Talk
4:04
8 Watch Your Step
4:00
9 All a Woman Needs
5:04
10 Dark Truths
2:10

Credits

CD 1

trumpet:
Guy Barker (track 2)
strings:
Bob Noble (track 4)
drums:
Mark Brzezicki (tracks 1, 3)
Manu Katché (tracks 6–7)
Jamie Lane (tracks 2, 8)
Dave Mattacks (tracks 5, 9)
organ:
Bob Noble (track 7)
guitar:
Mark Knopfler (tracks 3, 5)
Phil Palmer (tracks 1–2, 6–9)
Joan Armatrading (track 1)
bass:
Pino Palladino (tracks 1–3, 5–10)
percussion:
Jody Linscott (tracks 3, 5)
keyboard:
Alan Clark (keyboardist) (tracks 2, 8)
Bob Noble (tracks 1, 3, 5–6, 9)
keyboard and strings:
Bob Noble (track 10)
saxophone:
Wesley Magoogan (tracks 4, 7)
piano:
Alan Clark (keyboardist) (track 4)
arranger:
Joan Armatrading (tracks 1–10)
assistant mixer:
Heidi Cannavo (engineer) (tracks 1–10)
Noel Harris (tracks 1–10)
background vocals:
Joan Armatrading (tracks 6–7)
David Rhodes (Guitarist) (tracks 6–7)
composer:
Joan Armatrading (tracks 1–10)
lyricist:
Joan Armatrading (tracks 1–10)
mixer:
Graham Dickson (UK engineer aka "Overdubs") (tracks 1–10)
producer:
Joan Armatrading (tracks 1–10)
recorded by:
Graham Dickson (UK engineer aka "Overdubs") (tracks 1–10)
recording of:
All a Woman Needs (track 9)
Dark Truths (track 10)
Did I Make You Up (track 3)
Living for You (track 2)
Straight Talk (track 7)
Stronger Love (track 4)
The Devil I Know (track 1)
The Shouting Stage (track 5)
Watch Your Step (track 8)
Words (track 6)

Release

additional mastering: Arnie Acosta
art direction: Jeremy Pearce
design/illustration: David Band
graphic design: Sarah Southin
photography: Andy Catlin
ASIN: UK: B000008CYK [info]

Release Group

Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/8912 [info]
Wikidata: Q17028382 [info]