Strong Enough (Blackhawk album)

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Strong Enough
Studio album by BlackHawk
Released September 12, 1995
Recorded 1995
Genre Country
Length 34:33
Label Arista Nashville
Producer Mark Bright
BlackHawk chronology
BlackHawk
(1994)
Strong Enough
(1995)
Love & Gravity
(1997)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars [1]

Strong Enough is the second studio album by the American country music band BlackHawk, released in 1995. It features the singles "I'm Not Strong Enough to Say No", "Like There Ain't No Yesterday", "Almost a Memory Now", "Big Guitar", and "King of the World", which respectively reached #3, #11, #17 and #49 on the Hot Country Songs charts. The album itself earned RIAA gold certification for sales of 500,000 copies.

The track "Cast Iron Heart" was previously recorded by Pearl River on their 1993 album Find Out What's Happening, and would later be recorded by Linda Davis on her 1996 album Some Things Are Meant to Be. In addition, "Bad Love Gone Good" was previously recorded by John Anderson on 1994's Solid Ground.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Big Guitar" (Henry Cross, Henry Paul) – 2:58
  2. "Like There Ain't No Yesterday" (Walt Aldridge, Mark Narmore) – 3:18
  3. "Cast Iron Heart" (Dennis Linde) – 3:28
  4. "I'm Not Strong Enough to Say No" (Robert John "Mutt" Lange) – 4:16
  5. "Almost a Memory Now" (Dale Oliver, Van Stephenson, Dave Robbins) – 3:17
  6. "King of the World" (Jeff Black) – 3:22
  7. "Bad Love Gone Good" (Paul, Robbins, Stephenson) – 3:47
  8. "Any Man With a Heartbeat" (Charlie Black, Layng Martine Jr.) – 3:23
  9. "A Kiss Is Worth a Thousand Words" (Paul, Robbins, Stephenson) – 3:09
  10. "Hook, Line and Sinker" (Linde) – 3:31

Chart performance[edit]

Album[edit]

Chart (1995) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 4
U.S. Billboard 200 22
Canadian RPM Country Albums 5

Singles[edit]

Year Single Chart Positions
US Country US CAN Country
1995 "I'm Not Strong Enough to Say No" 2 104 1
"Like There Ain't No Yesterday" 3 1
1996 "Almost a Memory Now" 11 14
"Big Guitar" 17 8
"King of the World" 49 41

Personnel[edit]

BlackHawk[edit]

Additional musicians[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Erlewine, Stephen Thomas. Strong Enough (Blackhawk album) at AllMusic