Product Code: 239581
Artist: Crystal Gayle
Origin: New Zealand
Label: Warner Bros Records (1983)
Format: LP
Availability: In Stock
Cover: VG+
Record: VG+
Genre: Country , Folk , Rock , World U

Cage The Songbird

Good clean vinyl with a smart inner sleeve and cover with remnants of original price sticker.

Cage the Songbird is an album by the American country music singer Crystal Gayle. Released on October 17, 1983, it peaked at #5 on the Billboard Country Album chart.[citation needed]

Four of the album's tracks became Top 5 hits on the Country Singles chart, with two of them reaching #1. Chronologically they were "The Sound of Goodbye" (#1), "I Don't Wanna Lose Your Love" (#2), "Turning Away" (#1), and "Me Against the Night" (#4). 

The title song, "Cage the Songbird", was co-written and first recorded by Elton John in 1976 album, Blue Moves.  Victim or a Fool was originally recorded by the songwriter, Rodney Crowell on his 1981 eponymous album.

"Take Me Home" was originally sung by Gayle on a Tom Waits composed 1982 soundtrack album called One from the Heart for a movie of the same name.  The version on this album is a re-recorded longer version.