Bryan Adams - Cuts Like A Knife

Bryan Adams
Cuts Like A Knife
Label: A&M Records ‎– CS-4919
Type: Cassette, Album
Country: Canada
Date of released: 1983
Category: Rock
Style: Pop Rock

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 The Only One
Guitar [Solo] – Bryan Adams
A2 Take Me Back
Backing Vocals [Backup Vocals] – Alfa AndersonGuitar [Solo] – Bryan Adams
A3 This Time
Keyboards [Casio] – Tommy MandelSlide Guitar – Keith Scott
A4 Straight From The Heart
Backing Vocals [Backup Vocals] – Mark Doyle Keyboards [Casio] – Tommy MandelPiano – Bryan AdamsWritten By – Adams-KagnaWritten-By – Kagna*
A5 Cuts Like A Knife
Backing Vocals [Backup Vocals] – B.C.*, B.A.*, B. W. Adams*, D. Taylor*, J. Wesley*, K. Davies, K. Scott*, L. Frenette, M. Simpson
B1 I'm Ready 3:58
B2 What's It Gonna Be
Acoustic Guitar [Acoustic Guitars] – Bryan AdamsElectric Guitar [Electric Guitars] – Bryan Adams, Keith Scott
B3 Don't Leave Me Lonely
Written By – Adams-Vallance-CarrWritten-By – Carr*
B4 Let Him Know
Acoustic Guitar – Bryan AdamsElectric Guitar – Keith ScottPiano [Mono] – Tommy Mandel
B5 The Best Was Yet To Come
Acoustic Guitar [Acoustic Guitars] – Keith ScottHarmony Vocals – Bryan AdamsPiano [Piano Attack] – Tommy Mandel

Companies, etc.

  • Manufactured By – A&M Records Of Canada Limited
  • Distributed By – A&M Records Of Canada Limited
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – A&M Records Of Canada Limited
  • Copyright (c) – A&M Records, Inc.


  • Art Direction – Jeffrey Kent Ayeroff
  • Backing Vocals [Backup Vocals] – Bryan Adams (tracks: A1 to A4, B1 to B4), Keith Scott (tracks: A1 to A4, B2), Lou Gramm (tracks: A1 to A3, B1 to B4)
  • Bass – Dave Taylor
  • Crew – C. Lagden, J. Perpick*, S. Hardy
  • Design – Lynn Robb, Mike Fink
  • Drums – Mickey Curry
  • Engineer – Bob Clearmountain
  • Engineer [Assistant] – Jeff Hendrickson, Mike Fraser, Paul Northfield, Robbie Whelan
  • Guitar [Guitars] – Bryan Adams (tracks: A1 to A3, A5, B1, B3), Keith Scott (tracks: A1, A2, A4 to B1)
  • Guitar [Solo] – Keith Scott (tracks: A1, A5 to B3)
  • Management – Bruce Allen
  • Mastered By – Bob Ludwig
  • Organ – Tommy Mandel (tracks: A4, A5, B4)
  • Organ [B-3] – Tommy Mandel (tracks: A1 to A3, B1 to B3)
  • Percussion – Jim Vallance (tracks: A2 to A4, B4)
  • Photography By [Front & Back Photo] – Jim O'Mara*
  • Photography By [Inner Sleeve Photo] – Roxy Rifkin
  • Producer – Bob Clearmountain, Bryan Adams
  • Synthesizer – Tommy Mandel (tracks: A1, B1 to B3, B5)
  • Written By – Adams-Vallance (tracks: A1 to A3, A5 to B2, B4, B5)
  • Written-By – Adams*, Vallance* (tracks: A1 to A3, A5 to B5)

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
SP-6-4919, SP 4919 Bryan Adams Cuts Like A Knife ‎(LP, Album) A&M Records, A&M Records SP-6-4919, SP 4919 Canada 1983
394 919-5 Bryan Adams Cuts Like A Knife ‎(DCC, Album, RE) A&M Records 394 919-5 UK 1992
CD-3288 Bryan Adams Cuts Like A Knife ‎(CD, Album, Club, RE) A&M Records CD-3288 US Unknown
CS-3288 Bryan Adams Cuts Like A Knife ‎(Cass, Album, Whi) A&M Records CS-3288 US 1983
CD 69981 Bryan Adams Cuts Like A Knife ‎(CD, Album, RM) A&M Records CD 69981 Canada 1989