Highways & Heartaches (Ricky Skaggs album)

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Highways & Heartaches
Studio album by Ricky Skaggs
Released 1982 (1982)
Genre Country
Length 36:55
Label Epic
Producer Ricky Skaggs
Ricky Skaggs chronology
Family & Friends
(1982)
Highways & Heartaches
(1982)
Don't Cheat in Our Hometown
(1983)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

Highways & Heartaches is the fifth studio album by American country music artist Ricky Skaggs. It was released in 1982 via Epic Records. The album peaked at number 1 on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart.[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Heartbroke" (Guy Clark) – 3:17
  2. "You've Got a Lover" (Shake Russell) – 3:58
  3. "Don't Think I'll Cry" (Wayland Patton) – 2:39
  4. "Don't Let Your Sweet Love Die" (Zeke Manners, Clark VanNess) – 3:58
  5. "Nothing Can Hurt You" (John Salz) – 4:44
  6. "I Wouldn't Change You If I Could" (Paul Jones, Arthur Q. Smith) – 3:02
  7. "Can't You Hear Me Callin'" (Bill Monroe) – 3:48
  8. "Highway 40 Blues" (Larry Cordle) – 3:11
  9. "Let's Love the Bad Times Away" (Patton) – 2:46
  10. "One Way Rider" (Rodney Crowell) – 5:27

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1982) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 1
U.S. Billboard 200 61

References[edit]

  1. ^ Campbell, Al. "Highways & Heartaches review". Allmusic. Retrieved 14 February 2011. 
  2. ^ "Highways & Heartaches Charts". Allmusic. Retrieved 14 February 2011. 
Preceded by
Always on My Mind
by Willie Nelson
Top Country Albums number-one album
November 20, 1982
Succeeded by
Mountain Music
by Alabama