Holding My Own

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Holding My Own
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Studio album by George Strait
Released April 21, 1992
Recorded 1992
Studio Emerald Studio
Genre Country
Length 30:14
Label MCA
Producer Jimmy Bowen
George Strait
George Strait chronology
Ten Strait Hits
Holding My Own
Pure Country
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Holding My Own is the twelfth studio album by Texan country music singer George Strait. It was released by MCA Records and features the singles "Gone as a Girl Can Get" and "So Much Like My Dad", both of which charted in the Top 5 on the country charts. "Trains Make Me Lonesome" was previously recorded by the trio Schuyler, Knobloch, & Overstreet on their self-titled debut album, and before that by Marty Haggard.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "You're Right, I'm Wrong" (Marty Stuart, Wayne Perry) - 2:34
  2. "Holding My Own" (Dean Dillon, Pamela Belford) - 3:20
  3. "Gone as a Girl Can Get" (Jerry Max Lane) - 3:15
  4. "So Much Like My Dad" (Chips Moman, Bobby Emmons) - 3:26
  5. "Trains Make Me Lonesome" (Paul Overstreet, Thom Schuyler) - 3:46
  6. "All of Me (Loves All of You)" (Kim Williams, L. David Lewis, Monty Holmes) - 2:44
  7. "Wonderland of Love" (Curtis Wayne) - 2:58
  8. "Faults and All" (Carl Perkins) - 2:41
  9. "It's Alright with Me" (Jackson Leap) - 2:50
  10. "Here We Go Again" (Don Lanier, Red Steagall) - 2:53


The following musicians performed on this album:[1]

Ace in the Hole Band (Tracks 3 and 9

All other tracks


Jimmy Bowen – producer

  • Bob Bullock – recording
  • Steve Tillisch – mixing

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (1992) Peak
U.S. Billboard 200 33
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 5
Canadian RPM Country Albums 17


  1. ^ Holding My Own (booklet). George Strait. Universal City, CA: MCA Records. 1992. pp. 3–4. MCAD 10532.