Man of Steel (album)

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Man of Steel
Studio album by Hank Williams, Jr.
Released September 1983 (1983-09)
Genre Country
Length 34:04
Label Warner Bros./Curb
Producer Jimmy Bowen
Hank Williams, Jr.
Hank Williams, Jr. chronology
Strong Stuff
(1983)
Man of Steel
(1983)
Major Moves
(1984)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[1]

Man of Steel is a studio album by American country music artist Hank Williams, Jr. It was released by Warner Bros./Curb Records in September 1983, peaking at number 3 on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart.[2] The title track of the album and the song "Queen of My Heart" were released as singles, peaking at number 3 and number 5 respectively on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart. Man of Steel was Williams' tenth album to reach the top five on the Top Country Albums chart and was his tenth album to be certified Gold by the RIAA.[3] Man of Steel was nominated by the Academy of Country Music for the Album of the Year award in 1984.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Man of Steel" (Hank Williams, Jr.) – 4:36
  2. "The Air That I Breathe" (Albert Hammond, Mike Hazlewood) – 4:03
  3. "Woman on the Run" (Bobby Keel, Tana Keel, Tony Stampley, Williams) – 3:17
  4. "She Had Me" (Williams) – 2:06
  5. "Midnight Rider" (Gregg Allman, Robert Payne) – 2:51
  6. "Lovesick Blues" (Cliff Friend, Irving Mills) – 2:11
  7. "Queen of My Heart" (Williams) – 3:46
  8. "Now I Know How George Feels" (Williams) – 2:43
  9. "It Just Don't Get It No More" (Tony Joe White) – 2:48
  10. "Orange Blossom Special" (Ervin T. Rouse) – 5:55

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1983) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 3
U.S. Billboard 200 116

References[edit]

  1. ^ Campbell, Al. "Man of Steel review". Allmusic. Retrieved 16 February 2011. 
  2. ^ "Man of Steel Charts". Allmusic. Retrieved 16 February 2011. 
  3. ^ RIAA - Gold & Platinum