Big Dreams in a Small Town

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Big Dreams in a Small Town
Studio album by Restless Heart
Released July 15, 1988 (1988-07-15)
Genre Country
Length 37:53
Label RCA Nashville
Producer Tim DuBois
Scott Hendricks
Restless Heart
Restless Heart chronology
Big Dreams in a Small Town
Fast Movin' Train
(1990)Fast Movin' Train1990
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Big Dreams in a Small Town is the third studio album by American country music group Restless Heart. It was released by RCA Nashville in July 1988. "The Bluest Eyes in Texas," "A Tender Lie," the title track, and "Say What's in Your Heart" were released as singles.

The album reached number 4 on the Top Country Albums chart[2] and has been certified Gold by the RIAA.[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Say What's in Your Heart" (Donny Lowery, Don Schlitz) - 4:05
  2. "Big Dreams in a Small Town" (Van Stephenson, Tim DuBois, Dave Robbins) - 3:35
  3. "A Tender Lie" (Randy Sharp) - 3:29
  4. "Jenny Come Back" (Stephenson, T. DuBois, Robbins) - 3:49
  5. "No Way Out" (Steve Bogard, Rick Giles) - 3:11
  6. "Carved in Stone" (Tony Colton, Michael Noble) - 4:02
  7. "El Dorado" (Nicky Gregg, Paul Gregg, Greg Jennings) - 5:10
  8. "The Bluest Eyes in Texas" (Stephenson, T. DuBois, Robbins) - 4:46
  9. "This Time" (Bob Farrell, P. Gregg, Robbins) - 3:32
  10. "Calm Before the Storm" (Farrell, Stephenson, Robbins) - 4:07
  11. "The Ride of Your Life" (John Dittrich, James DuBois) - 4:47


Lead vocals on all tracks by Larry Stewart, except "Carved in Stone" (Paul Gregg and Larry Stewart), "El Dorado" (Paul Gregg), and "Calm Before the Storm" (John Dittrich).

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1988) Peak
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 4
U.S. Billboard 200 114