A Hard Act to Follow

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A Hard Act to Follow
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EP by Keith Whitley
Released October 1, 1984
Recorded March 8–27, 1984 at Sound Emporium Studios, Nashville
Genre Country
Length 18:16
Label RCA
Producer Norro Wilson
Keith Whitley chronology
Somewhere Between
(1978)Somewhere Between1978
A Hard Act to Follow
L.A. to Miami
(1985)L.A. to Miami1985

A Hard Act to Follow is an extended play by American country music singer Keith Whitley. It was released in October 1984 via RCA Records. The album includes the singles "Turn Me to Love" and "A Hard Act to Follow" and which respectively reached numbers 59 and 76 on the U.S. country singles charts. Al Campbell of Allmusic gave the album two stars out of five, saying that it did not "match up with the tremendous success" of his later albums for RCA.[1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Turn Me to Love" (Wayland Holyfield, Norro Wilson) – 3:21
  2. "Living Like There's No Tomorrow (Finally Got to Me Tonight)" (Jim McBride, Roger Murrah) – 3:28
  3. "A Hard Act to Follow" (Gary Nicholson, David Chamberlain) – 2:36
  4. "If a Broken Heart Could Kill" (Holyfield, Wilson, Allen Henson) – 3:05
  5. "If You Think I'm Crazy Now (You Should Have Seen Me When I Was a Kid)" (Bob McDill) – 2:39
  6. "Don't Our Love Look Natural" (Harlan Howard, Don Cook) – 3:07


  1. ^ Campbell, Al. "A Hard Act to Follow review". Allmusic. Retrieved 2009-08-20.