A Good Man

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For the documentary film, see A Good Man (film).
"A Good Man"
Single by Emerson Drive
from the album Countrified
Released March 13, 2006
Format CD single
Genre Country, country rock
Length 3:04
Label Midas
Writer(s) Victoria Shaw, Adrienne Follesé, Keith Follesé
Producer(s) Brad Allen, Keith Follesé[1]
Emerson Drive singles chronology
"A Good Man"
Canadian chronology
"Still Got Yesterday"
"A Good Man"
"Countrified Soul"

"A Good Man" is a song written by Victoria Shaw, Keith Follesé and Adrienne Follesé, and recorded by Canadian country music band Emerson Drive. It was released in March 2006 as the first single from their album Countrified. The song reached the Top 20 on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Songs chart in 2006, peaking at number 17.


The narrator is a man reflecting on what he wants people to think of him after he dies.

Music video[edit]

The music video was directed by Steven Goldmann, and premiered on CMT in the summer of 2006. It was filmed primarily at Hoffmeyer's Mill in Sebringville, Ontario, Canada.


Chart (2006) Peak
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[2] 17
US Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100[3] 20


  1. ^ Countrified (CD Booklet). Emerson Drive. Midas Records. 2006. 881529008827. 
  2. ^ "Emerson Drive Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot Country Songs for Emerson Drive.
  3. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2008). Hot Country Songs 1944 to 2008. Record Research, Inc. p. 137. ISBN 0-89820-177-2. 

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