Water & Bridges

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Water & Bridges
Studio album by Kenny Rogers
Released March 21, 2006 (2006-03-21)
Genre Country
Label Capitol Nashville
Producer Dann Huff
Kenny Rogers chronology
21 Number Ones
Water & Bridges
The Love of God

Water & Bridges is the twenty-sixth studio album by American country music singer Kenny Rogers. It was released on March 21, 2006 via Capitol Records Nashville. The album accounted for three singles: "I Can't Unlove You," "The Last Ten Years (Superman)" and "Calling Me," all of which charted on Hot Country Songs. These songs respectively reached peaks of 17, 56 and 53.[1]

Thom Jurek of Allmusic rated the album three stars out of five, saying that it "isn't a perfect record, but it's a sincere one."[2]

"Someone Somewhere Tonight" was later covered by Pam Tillis and Kellie Pickler, the latter of which release the song as a single to country radio in May 2013. "Half a Man" was originally recorded by Anthony Smith on his album If That Ain't Country, and his version charted at number 40 on Hot Country Songs in 2003.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Water & Bridges" (Tim Nichols, Craig Wiseman) – 4:09
  2. "Someone Is Me" (Josh Kear, Joe Doyle) – 3:30
  3. "Someone Somewhere Tonight" (Davis Raines, Walt Wilkins) – 5:18
  4. "I Can't Unlove You" (Wade Kirby, Will Robinson) – 3:24
  5. "Calling Me" (Wiseman, Annie Roboff) – 3:59
  6. "Half a Man" (Anthony Smith) – 3:18
  7. "I Can Feel You Drifting" (Billy Kirsch, Bat McGrath) – 3:51
  8. "The Last Ten Years (Superman)" (Tommy Conners, D. Vincent Williams) – 3:42
  9. "You'll Know Love" (Marc Beeson, Don Pfrimmer, Mike Reid) – 4:13
  10. "My Petition" (Ashley Gorley, Wade Kirby, Bryant Simpson) – 4:12
  11. "One Life" (Beeson, Tim Johnson) – 3:44

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (2006) Peak
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 5
U.S. Billboard 200 14


  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2008). Hot Country Songs 1944 to 2008. Record Research, Inc. p. 361. ISBN 0-89820-177-2. 
  2. ^ Jurek, Thom. "Water & Bridges review". Allmusic. Retrieved 27 September 2010.