Daryle Singletary (album)

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Daryle Singletary
Studio album by Daryle Singletary
Released May 23, 1995
Recorded 1994-1995 at Sound Stage Studio and Loud Recording - Nashville, Tennessee[1]
Genre Country
Length 32:00
Label Giant
Producer James Stroud, Randy Travis, David Malloy
Daryle Singletary chronology
Daryle Singletary
All Because of You

Daryle Singletary is the self-titled debut album of American country music singer Daryle Singletary. It was released in 1995 (see 1995 in country music) via Giant Records Nashville. The album includes four singles: "I'm Living Up to Her Low Expectations", "I Let Her Lie", "Too Much Fun" and "Workin' It Out", all of which charted on the Billboard country singles charts between 1995 and 1996. Although "I Let Her Lie" and "Too Much Fun" were both Top 5 country hits, the album only peaked at #44 on Top Country Albums.

Alanna Nash of Entertainment Weekly gave the album a B+ rating, saying that Singletary "mines familiar honky-tonk sources on this stylish debut, but he has a terrific presence and a knack for inhabiting a lyric."[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Too Much Fun" (Curtis Wright, T.J. Knight) – 2:45
  2. "I'm Living Up to Her Low Expectations" (Bob McDill, Tommy Rocco) – 3:08
  3. "There's a Cold Spell Moving In" (Randy Travis, Jerry Foster, Ron Avis) – 3:22
  4. "Ordinary Heroes" (Tim Johnson, Alex Call) – 3:09
  5. "I Let Her Lie" (Johnson) – 2:58
  6. "A Love That Never Died" (Skip Ewing, Donny Kees) – 3:46
  7. "Workin' It Out" (Johnson, Brett Jones) – 3:05
  8. "My Heart's Too Broke (To Pay Attention)" (Phil Barnhart, Kim Williams, Lonnie Wilson) – 2:43
  9. "Would These Arms Be In Your Way" (Hank Cochran, Vern Gosdin, Red Lane) – 3:08
  10. "What Am I Doing There" (Buddy Brock, Zack Turner) – 3:49


As listed in liner notes.[1]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1995) Peak
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 44
U.S. Billboard Top Heatseekers 27


  1. ^ a b Daryle Singletary (CD booklet). Daryle Singletary. Giant Records. 1995. 24606. 
  2. ^ Nash, Alanna (16 June 1995). "Daryle Singletary review". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved 25 February 2010.