Midnight Believer
Studio album by
LabelABC Records
ProducerStewart Levine
B. B. King chronology
King Size
Midnight Believer
Take It Home
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic3/5 stars [1]
Christgau's Record GuideB[2]

Midnight Believer is the twenty fifth studio blues album by B.B. King released in 1978 on ABC Records. The album reached No. 27 on the Billboard Top Soul Albums chart.[3][4]


Midnight Believer was produced by Stewart Levine. Artists including Roland Bautista and The Crusaders also appeared on the album.[4]


A song from the album called Never Make A Move Too Soon reached No. 19 on the Billboard Hot Soul Songs chart.[5]

Track listing

All tracks by Will Jennings and Joe Sample, except where noted.

  1. "When It All Comes Down (I'll Still Be Around)" - 4:11
  2. "Midnight Believer" - 4:59
  3. "I Just Can't Leave Your Love Alone" - 4:18
  4. "Hold On (I Feel Our Love Is Changing)" - 4:10
  5. "Never Make a Move Too Soon" (Stix Hooper, Jennings) - 5:29
  6. "A World Full of Strangers" - 4:23
  7. "Let Me Make You Cry a Little Longer" - 5:49



  1. ^ "B.B. King: Midnight Believer". Allmusic.com.
  2. ^ Christgau, Robert (1981). "Consumer Guide '70s: K". Christgau's Record Guide: Rock Albums of the Seventies. Ticknor & Fields. ISBN 089919026X. Retrieved February 28, 2019 – via robertchristgau.com.
  3. ^ "B.B. King: Midnight Believer (Top Soul Albums)". billboard.com. Billboard.
  4. ^ a b c B.B. King: Midnight Believer. ABC Records. 1978.
  5. ^ "B.B. King: Never Make A Move Too Soon (Hot Soul Songs)". billboard.com. Billboard.