|Single by Ricky Skaggs|
|from the album Highways & Heartaches|
|B-side||"Don't Think I'll Cry"|
|Ricky Skaggs singles chronology|
It was later recorded by American country artist Ricky Skaggs. It was released in July 1982 as the first single from the album Highways & Heartaches. "Heartbroke" was Ricky Skaggs' third number one on the country chart. The single stayed at number one for one week and spent a total of eleven weeks on the country chart.
|U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles||1|
|Canadian RPM Country Tracks||1|
George Strait released his version on his second album Strait from the Heart in 1982, not knowing the song had been recorded by Skaggs about two weeks earlier. The Marshall Tucker Band also released a version on their 1982 album Tuckerized.
- Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 315.
"You're So Good When You're Bad"
by Charley Pride
|Billboard Hot Country Singles
November 13, 1982
"War Is Hell (On the Homefront Too)"
by T.G. Sheppard
"Close Enough to Perfect"
|RPM Country Tracks
December 4, 1982
"It Ain't Easy Bein' Easy"
by Janie Fricke
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