Countrified (John Anderson album)

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Countrified
Countrified John Anderson.jpg
Studio album by John Anderson
Released October 6, 1986
Genre Country
Label Warner Bros. Nashville
Producer Jim Ed Norman
John Anderson chronology
Tokyo, Oklahoma
(1985)
Countrified
(1986)
Blue Skies Again
(1987)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic2.5/5 stars [1]

Countrified is the eighth studio album of country music artist John Anderson. It was released in October 1986 under the Warner Bros. label. The album featured "The Fightin' Side of Me", a song written and originally recorded by country singer Merle Haggard as well as a cover of the gospel standard "Peace in the Valley."

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Countrified"Tom Lazaros3:27
2."What’s So Different About You"John Anderson, Carter3:30
3."Yellow Creek"McDuffie3:43
4."If I Could Have My Way"Anderson, Carter3:39
5."Do You Have A Garter Belt"Tony Joe White3:02
6."Honky Tonk Crowd"Larry Cordle, Lionel Delmore3:43
7."The Fighting Side Of Me"Merle Haggard3:02
8."Wife’s Little Pleasures"Moore, Stampley, Williams4:03
9."You Can’t Judge A Book (By The Cover)"Willie Dixon4:24
10."Peace In The Valley"Reverend Thomas A. Dorsey3:43

Chart performance[edit]

Album[edit]

Chart (1986) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 17

Singles[edit]

Year Single Peak positions
US Country CAN Country
1986 "Honky Tonk Crowd" 10 7
1987 "Countrified" 44 31
"What's So Different About You" 55

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