Ron Wallace (singer)

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Ron Wallace
Born Independence, Missouri
Genres Country
Occupations Singer
Instruments Guitar
Years active 1987–present
Labels Columbia, Resnik

Ron Wallace (born in Independence, Missouri[1]) is an American country music singer. Wallace was signed to Columbia Records and charted one single on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart.

Career[edit]

Wallace moved to Nashville in 1987, where he found work as a demo singer.[2] He sang background vocals on Faith Hill's 1993 album Take Me as I Am.[3] In 1994, Wallace signed to Columbia Records.[2] His debut single, "I'm Listening Now", was released in August 1995.[4] Deborah Evans Price of Billboard gave the song a favorable review, writing that "Wallace has a strong voice and displays a rather moving interpretive ability."[5] It peaked at number 65 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart.[1] Columbia released Wallace's album, Bound and Determined, on October 17, 1995.[2] A second single, "Left Hand of God", was issued the following month.[6]

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

Title Album details
Bound and Determined

Singles[edit]

Year Single Peak positions Album
US Country
1995 "I'm Listening Now" 65 Bound and Determined
"Left Hand of God"
2011 "God's Got a Bigger Plan" N/A
"How We Doin' Now"
2012 "Down Here on the Streets"
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

Music videos[edit]

Year Video
1995 "I'm Listening Now"

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Whitburn, Joel (2008). Hot Country Songs 1944 to 2008. Record Research, Inc. p. 446. ISBN 0-89820-177-2. 
  2. ^ a b c Flippo, Chet (September 9, 1995). "Demo Singer Ron Wallace Steps Out". Billboard. Retrieved February 9, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Take Me as I Am – Faith Hill | Credits". AllMusic. Retrieved February 9, 2014. 
  4. ^ "I'm Listening Now – Ron Wallace". AllMusic. Retrieved February 9, 2014. 
  5. ^ Price, Deborah Evans (August 19, 1995). "Single Reviews". Billboard. Retrieved February 9, 2014. 
  6. ^ "Left Hand of God – Ron Wallace". AllMusic. Retrieved February 9, 2014.