The Envoy is the fifth studio album by American singer-songwriter Warren Zevon. The album was released on J, by Asylum Records. The album's lack of commercial success caused Zevon's label to terminate his recording contract. The Envoy is the fifth studio album by American singer-songwriter Warren Zevon. The album was released on J, by Asylum Records. The song was inspired by veteran American diplomat, and special envoy to the Middle East, Philip Habib's shuttle diplomacy during Israel's Lebanon incursion. The Envoy is an album by American singer/songwriter Warren Zevon, released in by Asylum. It is considered to be the least well-known of his major-label. In an effort to honor the legendary singer/songwriter, The Envoy has been remastered and expanded. Featuring such hits as "Never Too Late for Love" and "The. Warren's 5th studio release "The Envoy", was probably his strongest release since his album, "Warren Zevon". Warren was coming off his rockin' live. Listen to The Envoy on Spotify. Warren Zevon · Album · · 13 songs. The opening song for Zevon's fifth album, 'The Envoy' is partially inspired by American diplomat Philip Habib, who used shuttle diplomacy during the. Find album reviews, songs, credits and award information for The Envoy by Warren Zevon on AllMusic - - While moderation was never Warren Zevon's strong. The Envoy is Zevon's fifth album and the follow up to February 's Bad Luck Streak in Dancing read more». About “The Envoy”.