Ready to Roll (Chi Coltrane album)

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Ready to Roll
Studio album by
Genre Pop rock
Label Teldec
Producer Chi Coltrane
Chi Coltrane chronology
Silk & Steel
Ready to Roll
The Message
Singles from Ready to Roll
  1. "I'm Gonna Make You Love Me"
    Released: 1983

Ready to Roll is the fifth studio album by American singer Chi Coltrane, released in 1983 by German label Teldec. "I'm Gonna Make You Love Me" was the sole single to be released from the album.


Critical reception

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In a retrospective review for AllMusic, critic Charles Donovan described the album as a "mixed bag", concluding that "Her vocal performance is as committed and passionate as ever, and the piano playing that isn't buried in a soup of synthesizers certainly shines, but the songs fall short of expectations." [1]

Track listing

All tracks are written by Chi Coltrane.

Side one
1."The Last Train"4:03
2."Goin' Out Tonight"4:20
3."Don't Hang Up"3:49
4."Clouds, Dreams and Love"4:54
Side two
5."On My Own"3:19
7."I'm Gonna Make You Love Me"4:05
8."Here Comes the Rain"2:55
9."I Come Back to You"3:22
Total length:34:46


Credits are adapted from the Ready to Roll liner notes. [2]

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  1. 1 2 Donovan, Charles. "Ready to Roll – Chi Coltrane". AllMusic . Retrieved August 22, 2020.
  2. Ready to Roll (CD booklet). Chi Coltrane. Teldec. 1983.{{cite AV media notes}}: CS1 maint: others in cite AV media (notes) (link)