Born to Fly

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Born to Fly
Studio album by Sara Evans
Released October 10, 2000
Recorded 1999-2000 at The Money Pit - Nashville, Tennessee
Genre Country
Length 49:51
Label RCA Nashville
Producer Sara Evans
Paul Worley
Sara Evans chronology
No Place That Far
(1998)
Born to Fly
(2000)
Restless
(2003)
Singles from Born to Fly
  1. "Born to Fly"
    Released: July 4, 2000
  2. "I Could Not Ask for More"
    Released: February 12, 2001
  3. "Saints & Angels"
    Released: September 17, 2001
  4. "I Keep Looking"
    Released: March 18, 2002
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[1]

Born to Fly is a country music album by Sara Evans, released October 10, 2000. It is her highest-selling album to date, having earned 2× Platinum certification by the RIAA for U.S. sales of two million copies. The lead single, "Born to Fly," reached number one on January 19, 2001. The album was one of the most successful of the year. Evans was nominated for five CMA Awards: Album of the Year; song, single, and music video (for the title-track), and Female Vocalist of the Year. She won her first CMA award for music video of the year, "Born to Fly." The international version of the album includes a bonus track, "You", which was later released in North America as a bonus track on her 2005 album, Real Fine Place.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Born to Fly"   Sara Evans, Marcus Hummon, Darrell Scott 5:36
2. "Saints & Angels"   Victoria Banks 4:24
3. "I Could Not Ask for More"   Diane Warren 4:49
4. "I Keep Looking"   Evans, Tom Shapiro, Tony Martin 4:36
5. "I Learned That from You"   Tony Lane, Jess Brown 5:09
6. "Let's Dance"   Evans, Randy Scruggs 4:05
7. "Why Should I Care"   Evans, Shapiro, Martin 3:46
8. "Four-Thirty"   Hillary Lindsey, Bill Lloyd 4:32
9. "Show Me the Way to Your Heart"   Evans, James LeBlanc 3:54
10. "You Don't"   Evans, Aimee Mayo, Ron Harbin 5:11
11. "Every Little Kiss"   Bruce Hornsby 6:04
12. "You" (International bonus track) Brett James, Troy Verges 3:34

Chart performance[edit]

Album[edit]

Chart (2000) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 6
U.S. Billboard 200 55
Canadian RPM Country Albums 12

Singles[edit]

Year Single Peak chart
positions
US Country US
2000 "Born to Fly" 1 34
2001 "I Could Not Ask for More" 2 35
"Saints & Angels" 16 103
2002 "I Keep Looking" 5 35

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification
United States (RIAA)[2] 2× Platinum
Canada (Music Canada)[3] Gold

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jurek, Thom. "Born to Fly review". Allmusic. Retrieved July 17, 2011. 
  2. ^ "American album certifications – Sara Evans – Born to Fly". Recording Industry Association of America.  If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Album, then click SEARCH
  3. ^ "Canadian album certifications – Sara Evans – Born to Fly". Music Canada.