Release date: September 23, 2014
Label: Republic Records
Produced by: John Mellencamp
Plain Spoken is the 22nd studio album by American singer-songwriter and musician John Mellencamp, released on September 23, 2014 through Republic Records. The album marks the first project of Mellencamp's new lifetime recording contract with Republic Records. Plain Spoken was produced by Mellencamp himself and was recorded at Belmont Mall Studio in Belmont, Indiana in 2014.