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Strong Persuader

Robert Cray

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Smoking Gun
Robert Cray
I Guess I Showed Her
Robert Cray
Right Next Door (Because Of Me)
Robert Cray
Nothin' But A Woman
Robert Cray
Still Around
Robert Cray
More Than I Can Stand
Robert Cray
Foul Play
Robert Cray
I Wonder
Robert Cray
Robert Cray
New Blood
Robert Cray
Total Playing Time    39:19
Billboard 200 - #13, 1987 Billboard Hot 100 - #22, 1987 - Smoking Gun "... introduced a new generation of mainstream rock fans to the language and form of the blues." - Rolling Stone "Cray is a mature multithreat talent: fearless formal innovator, brainy bandleader, terse yet fluent guitarist and the most authoritative singer to emerge from blues since Bland and King. Add an array of gems and you have not just a great blues album but a great album. A+." - Robert Christgau Blues guitarist Robert Cray's double platinum breakthrough is included on Rolling Stone's list of the 100 best albums of the 1980s and remains one of the highest-charting blues album in history, peaking at number 13 on the Billboard mainstream album chart in 1987. A good part of the album's success was due to the hit single Smoking Gun which Rolling Stone called "a smoldering tale of jealousy and murder." "The recording sessions have been pretty much the same for each of our albums. I just thought the quality of the music we were making was getting better. It was about the whole band being together." - Robert Cray
192 kHz / 24-bit, 96 kHz / 24-bit PCM – Mercury Records Studio Masters

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