Live in London (Ricky Skaggs album)

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Live in London
Live album by Ricky Skaggs
Released 1985 (1985)
Genre Country
Length 54:29
Label Epic
Producer Jeff Boardman, Joe Chambers, Ricky Skaggs
Ricky Skaggs chronology
Favorite Country Songs
Live in London
Love's Gonna Get Ya!
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

Live in London is the first live album by American country music artist Ricky Skaggs. It was released in 1985 via Epic Records. The album peaked at number 1 on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart.[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Uncle Pen" (Bill Monroe) – 4:44
  2. "Heartbroke" (Guy Clark) – 3:10
  3. "She Didn't Say Why" (Wayland Patton) – 4:03
  4. "Cajun Moon" (Jim Rushing) – 4:40
  5. "Country Boy" (Tony Colton, Albert Lee, Ray Smith) – 3:39
  6. "I've Got a New Heartache" (Wayne Walker) – 3:35
  7. "You Make Me Feel Like a Man" (Peter Rowan) – 4:45
  8. "Rockin' the Boat" (Rushing, Ricky Skaggs) – 4:20
  9. "Honey (Open That Door)" (Mel Tillis) – 5:58
  10. "Don't Get Above Your Raisin'" (Lester Flatt, Earl Scruggs) – 7:30


  • Ricky Skaggs: Vocals, Electric & Acoustic Guitars, Mandolin, Mandocaster, Fiddle
  • Bruce Bouton: Dobro, Rhythm Guitar & Pedal Steel
  • Richard Dennison: Electric & Acoustic Guitars, Vocals
  • Bobby Hicks: Banjo, Fiddle
  • Lou Reid: Banjo, Fiddle, Acoustic Guitars, Vocals
  • Gary "Bud" Smith: Piano
  • Jesse Chambers: Bass
  • Martin Parker: Drums, Percussion
  • Elvis Costello: Vocal on "Don't Get Above Your Raisin"

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1985) Peak
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 1


  1. ^ Ruhlmann, William. "Live in London review". Allmusic. Retrieved 14 February 2011. 
  2. ^ "Live in London Charts". Allmusic. Retrieved 14 February 2011. 
  3. ^ "Live In London" Personnel at allmusic
Preceded by
Greatest Hits
by Earl Thomas Conley
Top Country Albums number-one album
March 29, 1986
Succeeded by
Greatest Hits
by Alabama