Monty Holmes

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Monty Holmes
Origin Lubbock, Texas
Genres Country
Occupation(s) Singer-songwriter
Years active 1989–present
Labels Ashley, Bang II

Monty Holmes (born in Lubbock, Texas[1]) is an American country music singer-songwriter. Holmes signed to Bang II Records and released his debut album, All I Ever Wanted, in 1998.[2] His highest charting single, "Why'd You Start Lookin' So Good," peaked at number 43 in 1998.[1] Holmes' songs have been recorded by George Strait ("When Did You Stop Loving Me," "I Know She Still Loves Me," "Troubadour") and Lee Ann Womack ("Never Again, Again").[2]



Title Album details
All I Ever Wanted
  • Release date: June 9, 1998
  • Label: Bang II Records


Year Single Peak positions Album
US Country
1989 "A Way to Survive" 82 Non-album song
1998 "Why'd You Start Lookin' So Good" 43 All I Ever Wanted
"Alone" 53
"Leave My Mama Out of This" 59

Music videos[edit]

Year Video Director
1998 "Why'd You Start Lookin' So Good" Steven Goldmann
"Alone" Bill Young


  1. ^ a b c Whitburn, Joel (2008). Hot Country Songs 1944 to 2008. Record Research, Inc. p. 192. ISBN 0-89820-177-2. 
  2. ^ a b Monty Holmes at Allmusic