02. I Guess I Showed Her
03. Right Next Door (Because Of Me)
04. Nothin' But A Woman
05. Still Around
06. More Than I Can Stand
07. Foul Play
08. I Wonder
10. New Blood
Released in 1986, Strong Persuader was Robert Cray's breakthrough album to the mainstream. "Strong Persuader" also became a nickname for Cray.
STRONG PERSUADER won a 1988 Grammy for Best Contemporary Blues Recording.
Rolling Stone (11/89) - Ranked #42 in Rolling Stone's "100 Best Albums Of The Eighties" survey.
Personnel: Robert Cray (vocals, guitar); Peter Boe (keyboards); Richard Cousins (bass); David Olson (drums); Lee Spath (percussion).
The Memphis Horns: Andrew Love (tenor saxophone); Wayne Jackson (trumpet, trombone).