Break Every Rule

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All Music Guide - Alex Henderson
Because it contains its share of memorable and inspired material -- and even a few gems -- it seems inappropriate to call Tina Turner's Break Every Rule a disappointment. But because Private Dancer was so incredible a comeback, one greeted this anxiously awaited follow-up with such high expectations that anything less than outstanding would have been disappointing. And the album isn't outstanding -- it's generally quite enjoyable and far from weak -- but not outstanding. Be that as it may, there's a lot to savor here. "Two People" is forgettable, but Turner definitely has some gems in the power ballad "I'll Be Thunder," the driving rocker "Back Where You Started" and the...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Alex Henderson
Because it contains its share of memorable and inspired material -- and even a few gems -- it seems inappropriate to call Tina Turner's Break Every Rule a disappointment. But because Private Dancer was so incredible a comeback, one greeted this anxiously awaited follow-up with such high expectations that anything less than outstanding would have been disappointing. And the album isn't outstanding -- it's generally quite enjoyable and far from weak -- but not outstanding. Be that as it may, there's a lot to savor here. "Two People" is forgettable, but Turner definitely has some gems in the power ballad "I'll Be Thunder," the driving rocker "Back Where You Started" and the haunting David Bowie piece "Girls." While Private Dancer would be a much better introduction to Turner's work as a solo artist, this has more pluses than minuses.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/20/1998
  • Label: Parlophone (Wea)
  • UPC: 724381984123
  • Catalog Number: 19841
  • Sales rank: 59,986

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Tina Turner Primary Artist, Primary Artist, Primary Artist, Vocals, Background Vocals
Phil Collins Drums
Steve Winwood Synthesizer
Rupert Hine Bass, Keyboards, Vocals, Background Vocals, Multi Instruments
David Taylor Trombone
Albert Boekholt Synthesizer
Terry Britten Bass, Guitar, Vocals, Background Vocals
Sam Brown Vocals, Background Vocals
Jack Bruno Drums
Tim Cappello Keyboards, Saxophone
Jimmy Chambers Vocals, Background Vocals
George Chandler Vocals, Background Vocals
Mickey Curry Drums
Mickey Feat Bass, Bass Guitar
Guy Fletcher Keyboards
Nick Glennie-Smith Keyboards
Garry Katell Percussion
Mark Knopfler Guitar
Jamie Lane Drums
Billy Livsey Keyboards
Graham Lyle Mandolin
Tom Mandel Organ
Branford Marsalis Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone
Tessa Niles Vocals, Background Vocals
Frank Ricotti Percussion
Keith Scott Guitar
Dave Taylor Bass Guitar
Jim Vallance Percussion
Jamie West-Oram Guitar
Keigh Scott Guitar
Margo Buchanan Vocals, Background Vocals
Technical Credits
Rupert Hine Arranger, Producer
Albert Boekholt Programming, Producer, Contributor
Terry Britten Producer, drum programming
Bob Clearmountain Producer, Engineer
Roger Davies Director
Neil Dorfsman Producer, Engineer
Richard Elen Contributor
Nick Glennie-Smith String Arrangements
John Hudson Engineer
Mark Knopfler Producer
Graham Lyle Contributor
Stephen Marcussen Mastering
Stephen W. Tayler Engineer
Stuart Furusho Mastering
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