That's Just About Right

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"That's Just About Right"
Single by Blackhawk
from the album Blackhawk
B-side "Love Like This"[1]
Released April 3, 1995
Recorded 1993
Genre Country
Length 4:04
Label Arista Nashville
Writer(s) Jeff Black
Producer(s) Mark Bright
Tim DuBois
John Hurley
Blackhawk singles chronology
"Down in Flames"
(1994)
"That's Just About Right"
(1995)
"I'm Not Strong Enough to Say No"
(1995)

"That's Just About Right" is a song written by Jeff Black and recorded by American country music band Blackhawk. It was released in April 1995 as the fifth and final single from their self-titled debut album. It peaked at number 7 on the United States Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart, and number 9 on the Canadian RPM Country Tracks chart.

Critical reception[edit]

Deborah Evans Price, of Billboard magazine reviewed the song favorably, calling the bands "tight harmonies and this song's though-provoking lyric and hook filled melody" a great combination. She goes on to say that it is a welcome sight to see an established country music group taking chances with this type of material.[2]

Music video[edit]

The music video was directed by Jim Shea, and features Reverend Howard Finster.

Chart performance[edit]

"That's Just About Right" debuted at number 70 on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks for the week of April 15, 1995.

Chart (1995) Peak
position
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[3] 9
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[4] 7

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1995) Position
US Country Songs (Billboard)[5] 49

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2008). Hot Country Songs 1944 to 2008. Record Research, Inc. p. 51. ISBN 0-89820-177-2. 
  2. ^ Billboard, April 8, 1995
  3. ^ "RPM Country Tracks." RPM. Library and Archives Canada. July 17, 1995. Retrieved July 21, 2013.
  4. ^ "Blackhawk Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot Country Songs for Blackhawk.
  5. ^ "Best of 1995: Country Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. 1995. Retrieved July 21, 2013. 

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