Ready an' Willing


Ready an' Willing

Infobox Album |
Name = Ready an' Willing
Type = studio
Artist = Whitesnake


Caption =
Released = 31 May 1980
Recorded = Ridge Farm, Central Recorders Studio and Sauna
Dec. '79 & Feb. '80
Genre = Hard rock, heavy metal, blues-rock
Length = 40:10
Label = Sunburst Records
Producer = Martin Birch
Reviews = *Allmusic Rating|3|5 [http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&sql=10:dcfoxqq5ldae link]
Last album = "Live at Hammersmith"
(1980)
This album = "Ready an' Willing"
(1980)
Next album = "Live...In The Heart Of The City"
(1980)
Misc = Singles
Name = Ready an' Willing
Type = studio
single 1 = Fool for Your Loving
single 1 date = 1980
single 2 = Ready an' Willing
single 2 date = 1980

"Ready an' Willing" was Whitesnake's 1980 album and featured two of the band's UK single-hits from that year: "Fool for Your Loving", which reached No. 13 in the charts in April 1980 and the title-track, "Ready an' Willing (Sweet Satisfaction)", which made No. 43 in July of the same year.

Track listing

# "Fool for Your Loving" (Coverdale, Moody, Marsden) – 4:17
# "Sweet Talker" (Coverdale, Marsden) – 3:38
# "Ready an' Willing" (Coverdale, Moody, Neil Murray, Jon Lord, Ian Paice) – 3:44
# "Carry Your Load" (Coverdale) – 4:06
# "Blindman" (Coverdale) – 5:09
# "Ain't Gonna Cry No More" (Coverdale, Moody) – 5:52
# "Love Man" (Coverdale) – 5:04
# "Black and Blue" (Coverdale, Moody) – 4:06
# "She's a Woman" (Coverdale, Marsden) – 4:07

For Fool For Your Loving, the "80" is not part of the song title, but is included to avoid confusion with the remake from 1989's Slip of the Tongue.

Bonus tracks

"Ready an' Willing" was remastered and reissued in 2006 with several bonus tracks:

  1. "Love for Sale" (Coverdale) – 3:05
    *Previously unreleased
  2. "Ain't No Love in the Heart of the City (Live)" (Michael Price, Dan Walsh) – 6:54
  3. "Mistreated (Live)" (Coverdale, Ritchie Blackmore) – 13:30
  4. "Love Hunter (Live)" (Coverdale, Moody, Marsden) – 5:56
  5. "Breakdown (Live)" (Coverdale, Moody) – 5:38
    *Live tracks recorded at The Reading Festival 1979.

Personnel

*David Coverdale – vocals
*Micky Moody – guitars
*Bernie Marsden – guitars
*Jon Lord – keyboards
*Neil Murray – bass
*Ian Paice – drums


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