Fate's Right Hand

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Fate's Right Hand
Studio album by Rodney Crowell
Released July 29, 2003 (2003-07-29)
Genre Country
Label DMZ/Epic
Producer Peter Coleman
Rodney Crowell
Rodney Crowell chronology
The Houston Kid
Fate's Right Hand
The Outsider

Fate's Right Hand is the eleventh studio album by American country music singer Rodney Crowell. It was released on July 29, 2003 via Epic Records. The album includes Crowell's last charting single, "Earthbound", which spent one week at the number 60 position on Hot Country Songs.

Critical reception[edit]

Thom Jurek of Allmusic gave the album four-and-a-half stars out of five. His review said that it was "the finest record Crowell has issued since Diamonds & Dirt and may turn out to be the finest of his entire career".[1]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written and composed by Rodney Crowell. 

No. Title Length
1. "Still Learning How to Fly"   4:10
2. "Fate's Right Hand"   5:26
3. "Earthbound"   4:24
4. "Time to Go Inward"   5:23
5. "The Man in Me"   4:20
6. "Ridin' Out the Storm"   4:36
7. "Preachin' to the Choir"   5:08
8. "It's a Different World Now"   4:01
9. "Come On Funny Feelin'"   3:47
10. "Adam's Song"   4:54
11. "This Too Will Pass"   4:16

Chart performance[edit]


Chart (2003) Peak
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums[2] 29
U.S. Billboard Top Heatseekers[2] 14


Year Single Peak chart positions
US Country[3]
2003 "Earthbound" 60


  1. ^ Jurek, Thom. "Fate's Right Hand review". Allmusic. Retrieved 22 January 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "Rodney Crowell Album & Song Chart History - Country Albums". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved December 26, 2010. 
  3. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2008). Hot Country Songs 1944 to 2008. Record Research, Inc. p. 109. ISBN 0-89820-177-2.