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Christopher Cross (album)

Christopher Cross is the self-titled debut album by Christopher Cross, released in 1980 (see 1980 in music). In 1981, it won a Grammy Award for Album of the Year. It has been noted for being one of the most influential soft rock albums.

Track listing

all songs by Christopher Cross

  1. "Say You'll Be Mine" – 2:53
  2. "I Really Don't Know Anymore" – 3:49
  3. "Spinning" – 3:59
  4. "Never Be the Same" – 4:40
  5. "Poor Shirley" – 4:20
  6. "Ride Like the Wind" – 4:30
  7. "The Light Is On" – 4:07
  8. "Sailing" – 4:14
  9. "Minstrel Gigolo" – 6:00

Personnel

Production

  • Producer: Michael Omartian
  • Engineer: Chet Himes
  • Arrangers: Christopher Cross, Michael Omartian

Charts

Album - Billboard (North America)
Year Chart Position
1980 Pop Albums 6

Singles - Billboard (North America)

Year Single Chart Position
1980 "Ride Like the Wind" Pop Singles 2
1980 "Sailing" Pop Singles 1
1980 "Never Be the Same" Adult Contemporary 1
1980 "Never Be the Same" Pop Singles 15
1981 "Say You'll Be Mine" Pop Singles 20

Awards

Grammy Awards
Year Winner Category
1980 Christopher Cross Album of the Year
1980 "Sailing" Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist(s)
1980 "Sailing" Record of the Year
1980 "Sailing" Song of the Year

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