Jim Collins (singer)

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Jim Collins
Also known as Jimmy Collins
Born (1956-06-19) June 19, 1956 (age 58)
Origin Nacogdoches, Texas, USA
Genres Country
Occupation(s) Singer-songwriter
Instruments Vocals
Guitar
Years active 1985-present
Labels White Gold
TKM
Platinum Edge
Zoo
Arista
Associated acts Chad Brock
Kenny Chesney

Jim Collins (born June 19, 1956 in Nacogdoches, Texas) is an American country music singer-songwriter. Between 1985 and 1998, Collins released three studio albums. He also charted seven singles on Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart. His highest charting single, "The Next Step," peaked at No. 55 in 1997.

As a songwriter, Collins has had more than fifty of his songs cut, including singles by Kenny Chesney ("She Thinks My Tractor's Sexy", "The Good Stuff", "Everybody Wants to Go to Heaven"), Chad Brock ("Yes!"), Jason Aldean ("Big Green Tractor"), and Gretchen Wilson ("I Don't Feel Like Loving You Today").[1] "The Good Stuff" was Billboard's Number One country single of 2002.

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

Title Album details
Rodeo Rock (as Jimmy Collins)
The Next Step

Singles[edit]

Year Single Peak chart
positions
Album
US Country CAN Country
1985 "You Can Always Say Good-Bye in the Morning"A 78 N/A
"I Wanna Be a Cowboy 'Til I Die"A 59
"What a Memory You'd Make"A 75
1986 "(Because of You) The Things I've Done to Me"A 65
"Romance"A 59
1995 "Rodeo Rock"A 68 Rodeo Rock
1997 "The Next Step" 55 90 The Next Step
1998 "My First, Last, One and Only" 73
"—" denotes releases that did not chart
  • ACredited to Jimmy Collins.

Music videos[edit]

Year Video Director
1995 "Rodeo Rock"
1997 "The Next Step"[2] Steven Goldmann

References[edit]

  1. ^ BMI.com | Jim Collins
  2. ^ "Production Notes". Billboard. November 29, 1997. Retrieved November 18, 2011. 

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