Judie Tzuke ‎– Welcome to the Cruise (1979)

Welcome to the Cruise is the debut album by English songwriter/vocalist Judie Tzuke, released in 1979 on Rocket. Stateside, the album was titled Stay With Me Till Dawn to capitalize on the popular closing ballad.

Tracklist:
A1. “Welcome to the Cruise” (4:58)
A2. “Sukarita” (3:29)
A3. “For You” (2:42)
A4. “These Are the Laws” (4:45)
A5. “Bring the Rain” (5:07)
B1. “Souther Smiles” (3:51)
B2. “Katiera Island” (5:14)
B3. “Ladies Night” (4:02)
B4. “New Friends Again” (2:44)
B5. “Stay With Me Till Dawn” (3:55)

Credits:
Judie Tzuke – vocals
Mike Paxman – guitar solos (A1, B5), acoustic guitar (B2), percussion (A4), backing vocals
Ray Russell – guitar, string and brass arrangements
Chris Parren – keyboards
Paul Hart – keyboards (A2), string quartet arrangements (A3)
Mo Foster – bass
Roy Babbington – bass (A1), acoustic bass (A5)
Peter Van Hooke – drums
Barry De Souza – drums (A1, A5)
Simon Phillips – drums (A2)
John Punter – percussion
Morris Pert – marimba (B1) percussion (B2)
Kesh Satche – tabla (A1)
Ray Warleigh – soprano saxophone
Paul Buckmaster – string arrangements
Gavyn Wright – orchestra leader
Richard Studt – orchestra leader
Steve Nye – piano notes

John Punter – producer, engineer (vocal parts), mixing
Lem Lubin – producer on “Sukarita and “For You”
Steve Nye, Colin Fairley – engineers

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