Bette Bright ‎– Rhythm Breaks the Ice (1981)

Rhythm Breaks the Ice is the first and only solo album by Liverpudlian torch/pop singer Bette Bright, recorded with her backing band the Illuminations and released in 1981 on Korova. The album was produced by fellow Deaf School alumni Clive Langer, who wrote/co-wrote four of the songs. The song “Thunder and Lightning,” which originally appeared on 1978’s English Boys, Working Girls, was rerecorded for this set.

Tracklist:
A1. “When You Were Mine
A2. “On a Night Like This
A3. “Hello, I Am Your Heart
A4. “All Girls Lie
A5. “Take What You Find
B1. “Talking Whispers
B2. “Thunder and Lightning”
B3. “Shoorah, Shoorah
B4. “Some Girls Have All the Luck”
B5. “Tender Touch
B6. “Hold On

Credits:
Clive Langer — rhythm guitar, electric sitar, producer
Ian Broudie — lead guitar
Ben Barson — keyboards, marimba
James Eller — bass
Mr. Jo Allen — drums, percussion

Alan Winstanley — producer
Nigel Noyes — cover art, cover design
Chris Bishop — photography
Sheila Rock — photography
Martin Hughes — drums

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