The Way It Is is a studio album by former Deep Purple, Black Sabbath and Trapeze vocalist/ bassist Glenn Hughes. It was released in 1999 on Nippon Crown, SPV and Shrapnel Records records and was Hughes’ sixth solo studio album. While Hughes’ previous album, 1996’s Addiction, had a serious, quite dramatic and heavy sound with songs that focused on the turmoil in his life, its follow-up, The Way It Is, has a distinctly lighter tone.
Music By – Glenn Hughes (tracks: A3, B1, C3, D1), Joakim Marsh (tracks: A1, A3 to B2, C1, C3, D1, D2), Jimi Hendrix (tracks: B3, D3), Sampo Axelsson (tracks: A1, B2, D2), Stevie Salas (tracks: A2, C4). Piano – Hans Zermüehlen (tracks: B1, D1), Marc Bonilla (tracks: B1, C3, D2). Producer, Engineer, Mixed By – Michael Scott. Vocals, Bass, Co-producer, Lyrics By, Composed By – Glenn Hughes. P) 2017 Cherry Red Records (C) 2018 Back on Black under licence from Cherry Red Records.
Glenn Hughes' 1999 album The Way It Is features his impassioned voice on tracks like "You Kill Me," "Rain on Me," and "The Truth Will Set Me Free. An international cast of bandmembers, including Joakim Marsh, Marc Bonilla, and Stevie Salas flesh out the album's sound, which ranges from the funky "Take You Down" to the reflective "Don't Look Away.
While Hughes’ previous album, 1996’s Addiction, had a serious, quite dramatic and heavy sound with songs that focused on the turmoil in his life, its follow-up, The Way It Is, has a distinctly lighter tone
Play Me Out (Glenn Hughes album). Play Me Out is the first solo record by former Deep Purple and Trapeze bassist/ vocalist Glenn Hughes. It was first released in July 1977. The album marked a definite change in style to Hughes’ hard rock albums with Deep Purple, moving into a funk and soul inspired direction. The album was reissued in 2010 as a special on-demand release, with the audio remastered from the original quarter inch tapes.
The Way It Is (1999) by Glenn Hughes. Album (Studio full-length).
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|A1||The Way It Is||5:44|
|A2||You Kill Me
Engineer, Mixed By – Kevin SmithMixed By – Glenn HughesMixed By, Co-producer – Stevie Salas
Clavinet – Hans ZermüehlenStrings – Marc Bonilla
|A4||Rain On Me||5:26|
Electric Piano [Wurlitzer] – Hans ZermüehlenMellotron – Marc Bonilla
Written-By – Jimi Hendrix
|B1||The Truth Will Set Me Free||3:38|
|B2||Stoned In The Temple
Arranged By, Composed By, Producer – Marc BonillaOrgan – Keith Emerson
|B3||Too Far Gone||5:54|
Co-producer, Mixed By, Effects [Rocktronics] – Stevie SalasMixed By – Glenn HughesMixed By, Engineer – Kevin Smith
|B5||Take You Down
Guitar [Street Funk] – George Nastos
|B6||Don't Look Away
Keyboards, Acoustic Guitar – Marc BonillaOrgan – Keith Emerson
NotesExclusive license to Rocris Disc Constanta (Romania) (Official Release)
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Label Code: LC 7A2401
|SPV 085-21032 CD||Glenn Hughes||The Way It Is (CD, Album)||Steamhammer||SPV 085-21032 CD||Europe||1999|
|D - 019||Glenn Hughes||The Way It Is (CD, Album, Unofficial)||Not On Label (Glen Hughes)||D - 019||Russia||1999|
|SPV 085-21032 CD||Glenn Hughes||The Way It Is (CD, Album)||Steamhammer||SPV 085-21032 CD||Europe||Unknown|
|PURPLE 011D||Glenn Hughes||The Way It Is : 2CD Edition (CD, Album, RM + CD + Comp, RE)||Purple Records||PURPLE 011D||Europe||2017|
|SPV 085-21032 P||Glenn Hughes||The Way It Is (CD, Album, Promo)||Steamhammer||SPV 085-21032 P||Europe||1999|