Eddy Raven discography

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Eddy Raven discography
Releases
Studio albums 16
Compilation albums 6
Singles 51
Music videos 11
No.1 Single 6

The discography of American country music singer Eddy Raven consists of 16 studio albums and 52 singles. Although Raven first charted in 1974, he did not reach Top 10 on the Hot Country Songs charts until "She's Playing Hard to Forget" in 1982. Between then and 1990, Raven had six songs reach No. 1 on that chart, and twelve more that reached top 10.

Studio albums[edit]

1970s and 1980s[edit]

Title Album details Peak chart
positions
US Country CAN Country
That Cajun Country Sound
  • Release date: 1973
  • Label: LaLouisianne Records
Thank God for Kids
This Is Eddy Raven
Eyes
  • Release date: July 1980
  • Label: Dimension Records
55
Desperate Dreams 26
I Could Use Another You 41 8
Love and Other Hard Times
  • Release date: July 1985
  • Label: RCA Records
64
Right Hand Man
  • Release date: December 1986
  • Label: RCA Records
18
Temporary Sanity 31 25
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

1990s and 2000s[edit]

Title Album details
Right for the Flight
  • Release date: April 9, 1991
  • Label: Capitol Nashville
Wild Eyed and Crazy
  • Release date: June 1994
  • Label: Intersound Records
Cookin' Cajun
(with Jo-El Sonnier)
  • Release date: August 1996
  • Label: K-tel
Living in Black and White
  • Release date: March 6, 2001
  • Label: Row Music Group
Knowin' How to Live
  • Release date: August 9, 2005
  • Label: Intersound Records

Compilation albums[edit]

Title Album details Peak
positions
US Country
The Best of Eddy Raven
  • Release date: February 1988
  • Label: RCA Records
36
Greatest Hits
Greatest Country Hits
20 Favorites
  • Release date: January 27, 1998
  • Label: Capitol Nashville
I Got Mexico: The RCA Singles A's and B's
  • Release date: November 14, 2000
  • Label: Westside Records
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

Live albums[edit]

Title Album details
Live at Billy Bob's Texas
  • Release date: April 1999
  • Label: Smith Music Group

Singles[edit]

1960s – 1970s[edit]

Year Single Peak chart
positions
Album
US Country
[1]
CAN Country
1962 "Once a Fool" N/A
1969 "Lied to Judy"
1973 "Colinda" That Cajun Country Sound
"Arkansas Sun" N/A
"Sam"
1974 "Last of the Sunshine Cowboys" 63 Thank God for Kids
"Carolina Country Morning" N/A
"Ain't She Somethin' Else" 46 34 This Is Eddy Raven
1975 "Good News, Bad News" 27 40 Thank God for Kids
"You're My Rainy Day Woman" 68
"Free to Be" 34 46
1976 "I Wanna Live" 87 This Is Eddy Raven
"Curse of a Woman" 94 N/A
"I'm Losing It All" 90
1978 "Colinda" (re-release) That Cajun Country Sound
"You're a Dancer" 71 N/A
1979 "Sweet Mother Texas" 44 Eyes
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

1980s – 2000s[edit]

Year Single Peak chart
positions
Album
US Country
[1]
CAN Country
1980 "Dealin' with the Devil" 25 Eyes
"You've Got Those Eyes" 30
"Another Texas Song" 34
"Peace of Mind" 23
1981 "I Should've Called" 13 Desperate Dreams
"Who Do You Know in California" 11
1982 "A Little Bit Crazy" 14 43
"She's Playing Hard to Forget" 10
"San Antonio Nights" 25 N/A
1984 "I Got Mexico" 1 1 I Could Use Another You
"I Could Use Another You" 9 6
"She's Gonna Win Your Heart" 9 5
1985 "Operator, Operator" 9 8 Love and Other Hard Times
"I Wanna Hear It from You" 8 6
"You Should Have Been Gone by Now" 3 3
1986 "Sometimes a Lady" 3 2 Right Hand Man
"Right Hand Man" 3 5
1987 "You're Never Too Old for Young Love" 3 6
"Shine, Shine, Shine" 1 1
1988 "I'm Gonna Get You" 1 1 The Best of Eddy Raven
"Joe Knows How to Live" 1 1
"'Til You Cry" 4 *
1989 "In a Letter to You" 1 1 Temporary Sanity
"Bayou Boys" 1 1
1990 "Sooner or Later" 6 18
"Island" 10 6
"Zydeco Lady" 56 44
1991 "Rock Me in the Rhythm of Your Love" 60 80 Right for the Flight
"Too Much Candy for a Dime" 68 35
"Hot Pink"
2001 "Cowboys Don't Cry" 60 Living in Black and White
2002 "New Orleans Is a Mighty Good Town"
(with Buckwheat Zydeco)
2005 "Tequila Tells" Knowin' How to Live
"—" denotes releases that did not chart
* denotes unknown peak positions

Other singles[edit]

Guest singles[edit]

Year Single Artist Album
1998 "Catahoula" The Bellamy Brothers (with Jo-El Sonnier) Over the Line

Music videos[edit]

Year Video Director[2]
1984 "She's Gonna Win Your Heart" David Hogan
1986 "Sometimes a Lady"[3] John Dahl
1990 "Island" Larry Boothby
1991 "Hot Pink"
1994 "Rip Rap Road"[4]
1996 "Fais Do Do" (with Jo-El Sonnier) Bob Whitt
1997 "Sugar Bee" (with Jo-El Sonnier)
1998 "Catahoula" (with The Bellamy Brothers and Jo-El Sonnier)
"Johnny's Got a Pistol"[5]
"Somebody's Tearin' the Flag" Tamara Walker
2000 "Cowboys Don't Cry" Larry Boothby
2002 "New Orleans Is a Mighty Good Town" (with Buckwheat Zydeco) Peter Lippman

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Whitburn, Joel (2008). Hot Country Songs 1944 to 2008. Record Research, Inc. p. 340. ISBN 0-89820-177-2. 
  2. ^ http://mvdbase.com/artist.php?id=7564
  3. ^ "New Videoclips". Billboard. August 16, 1986. 
  4. ^ "Billboard Video Monitor". Billboard. April 9, 1994. Retrieved March 5, 2013. 
  5. ^ "Billboard Video Monitor". Billboard. March 21, 1998. Retrieved March 5, 2013.