Inspiration is an album of cover songs by Elkie Brooks.
- "Hard Habit to Break" (Steve Kipner, Jon Parker) (4:41) - Original by Chicago
- "Shame" (Oxendale/Haver) (4:10)
- "Broken Wings" (Richard Page, Steve George, J. Lang) (4:55) - Original by Mr. Mister
- "1,000 Years" (Williams/Paich/Williams) (4:47) - Original by Toto
- "Touch of Paradise" (Wilson/Smith) (4:20) - Original by John Farnham
- "Tear It Down" (Chris Thompson/Andy Hill) (4:21)
- "Don't Cry to Me" (Russ Ballard) (4:42)
- "Three Wishes" (Russ Ballard) (4:32)
- "I'll Never Love This Way Again" (Russ Ballard) (4:29)
- "Every Little Bit Hurts" (Cobb) (3:28)
- "Is This Love" (David Coverdale, John Sykes) (4:42) - Original by Whitesnake
- "Black Smoke from the Culumet" (Brooks/Gage) (5:18)
- "Maybe I'm Amazed" (Paul McCartney) (3:39) - Original by Paul McCartney
- "The Ki" (Brooks) (4:05)
- "In It for the Same Thing" (Brooks) (3:51)
- "You're the Inspiration" (Peter Cetera, David Foster) (3:39) - Original by Chicago
- Recorded 1989 at Abbey Road Studios, RPM Studios, Pavilion Studios, Rock House, Woody Bay Studios.
- Issued on CD, Vinyl and Cassette in 1989 through Telstar Records. Re-released on CD and Cassette by Ronco.
- Inspiration reached number 58 and remained in the UK charts for 3 weeks.
- Elkie Brooks - vocals
- Tobias Boshell - Piano/Keyboards
- Paul Stacey - guitars
- Pip Williams - guitars, bass
- Mike Richardson - drums
- Francis Rossi, Bernie Frost, Chris Thompson - backing vocals
- Trevor Jordan, Stevie Bray - engineers
- Russ Ballard, Trevor Jordan, Pip Williams, Gary Hutchins