Drinks After Work

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Drinks After Work
Studio album by Toby Keith
Released October 29, 2013 (2013-10-29)
Genre Country
Label Show Dog-Universal Music
Producer Toby Keith
Toby Keith chronology
Hope on the Rocks
(2012)
Drinks After Work
(2013)
35 MPH Town
(2015)
Singles from Drinks After Work
  1. "Drinks After Work"
    Released: June 25, 2013
  2. "Shut Up and Hold On"
    Released: November 18, 2013
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3/5 stars[1]

Drinks After Work is the seventeenth studio album by American country music artist Toby Keith. It was released on October 29, 2013, by Show Dog-Universal Music.[2] Keith wrote or co-wrote nine of the album's new tracks.[3] A deluxe edition was also released with three bonus tracks.[4]

Commercial performance[edit]

In its first week of release, the album debuted at number 7 on the Billboard 200, selling 35,000 copies.[5] As of November 27, 2013, the album has sold 61,000 copies in the U.S.[6]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Shut Up and Hold On"   Toby Keith, Bobby Pinson 2:55
2. "Drinks After Work"   Luke Laird, Barry Dean, Natalie Hemby 3:32
3. "Before We Knew They Were Good"   Keith, Pinson, Rivers Rutherford 2:56
4. "Little Miss Tear Stain"   Keith, Scotty Emerick 3:02
5. "The Other Side of Him"   Keith, Pinson 4:01
6. "Last Living Cowboy"   Keith, Emerick 2:54
7. "Show Me What You're Workin' With"   Keith, Rutherford 3:14
8. "Whole Lot More Than That"   Keith, Pinson 2:38
9. "I'll Probably Be Out Fishin'"   Keith, Emerick 3:08
10. "Hard Way to Make an Easy Living"   Keith, Pinson 4:03

Chart performance[edit]

Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (2013-2014) Peak
position
Australian Albums (ARIA)[7] 37
US Billboard 200[8] 7
US Top Country Albums (Billboard)[9] 3

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (2013) Position
US Top Country Albums (Billboard)[10] 69
Chart (2014) Position
US Top Country Albums (Billboard)[11] 59

Singles[edit]

Year Single Peak chart positions
US Country US Country Airplay US CAN Country
[12]
CAN
2013 "Drinks After Work" 28 17 102 30 95
"Shut Up and Hold On" 49 48 49 81
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

References[edit]

  1. ^ Erlewine, Stephen Thomas. "Drinks After Work – Toby Keith". AllMusic. Retrieved October 30, 2013. 
  2. ^ Wyland, Sarah (September 7, 2013). "Toby Keith Will Release Drinks After Work on October 29". Great American Country. Retrieved September 10, 2013. 
  3. ^ Whitaker, Sterling (September 6, 2013). "Toby Keith Sets Release Date for New Album ‘Drinks After Work’". The Boot. Retrieved September 10, 2013. 
  4. ^ Pacella, Megan (September 5, 2013). "Toby Keith Announces ‘Drinks After Work’ Album, Dedicated to Late Bassist". Taste of Country. Retrieved September 10, 2013. 
  5. ^ http://www.roughstock.com/blog/country-album-chart-news-the-week-of-november-6-2013-duck-dynasty-s-the-robertson-family-score-1-album-with-duck-the-halls-christmas-recording
  6. ^ http://www.roughstock.com/blog/country-album-chart-news-the-week-of-november-27-2013-duck-dynasty-s-duck-the-halls-dominates-scotty-jason-taylor-return-top-10-trace-adkins-christmas-album-returns
  7. ^ "Toby Keith – {{{album}}}". Australiancharts.com. Hung Medien.
  8. ^ "Toby Keith Album & Song Chart History" Billboard 200 for Toby Keith.
  9. ^ "Toby Keith Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Top Country Albums for Toby Keith.
  10. ^ "Top Country Albums: 2013 Year-End Charts". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved January 16, 2015. 
  11. ^ "Top Country Albums: 2014 Year-End Charts". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved January 16, 2015. 
  12. ^ "Toby Keith Album & Song Chart History - Canada Country". Billboard. Retrieved November 20, 2013.