John Michael Montgomery (album)

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John Michael Montgomery
Studio album by John Michael Montgomery
Released March 28, 1995 (1995-03-28)
Genre Country
Length 33:01
Label Atlantic
Producer Scott Hendricks
John Michael Montgomery chronology
Kickin' It Up
(1994)
John Michael Montgomery
(1995)
What I Do the Best
(1996)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars link
Entertainment Weekly C link

John Michael Montgomery is the third studio album by American country music artist John Michael Montgomery. Singles released from this album include "I Can Love You Like That", "Sold (The Grundy County Auction Incident)", "No Man's Land", "Cowboy Love" and "Long as I Live". Respectively, these reached #1, #1, #3, #4, and #4 on the Hot Country Songs charts; "Sold" was also declared the Number One country song of 1995 by Billboard.

The track "Holdin' On to Something" was also recorded by Jeff Carson on his 1995 self-titled debut album, from which it was released as a single in 1996.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Cowboy Love" (Bill Douglas, Jeff Wood) – 3:12
  2. "Sold (The Grundy County Auction Incident)" (Richard Fagan, Robb Royer) – 2:30
  3. "I Can Love You Like That" (Steve Diamond, Maribeth Derry, Jennifer Kimball) – 3:53
  4. "High School Heart" (Jerry Laseter, Kerry Kurt Phillips) – 3:14
  5. "Just Like a Rodeo" (Roger Brown, Tommy Conners) – 3:09
  6. "Holdin' Onto Somethin'" (Tom Shapiro, Thom McHugh) – 2:58
  7. "Long as I Live" (Rick Bowles, William Robinson) – 4:16
  8. "No Man's Land" (John Scott Sherrill, Steve Seskin) – 3:02
  9. "Heaven Sent Me You" (John E. McCollum, Len Doolin) – 3:36
  10. "It's What I Am" (John Calvert, Aaron Sain) – 2:59

Personnel[edit]

Horns on "Just Like a Rodeo" arranged by Buddy Skipper.

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1995) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 1
U.S. Billboard 200 5
Canadian RPM Country Albums 1
Canadian RPM Top Albums 33
Preceded by
The Hits by Garth Brooks
Top Country Albums number-one album
April 15 – July 14, 1995
Succeeded by
The Hits by Garth Brooks
RPM Country Albums number-one album
August 28 – September 10, 1995
Succeeded by
The Woman in Me by Shania Twain