Julie Roberts (album)

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Julie Roberts
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Studio album by Julie Roberts
Released May 25, 2004
Genre Country
Length 42:23
Label Mercury Nashville
Producer Brent Rowan
Julie Roberts chronology
Julie Roberts
Men & Mascara
Singles from Julie Roberts
  1. "Break Down Here"
    Released: February 24, 2004
  2. "The Chance"
    Released: 2004
  3. "Wake Up Older"
    Released: 2005
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

Julie Roberts is the debut album from American country music artist Julie Roberts. Released in 2004 on Mercury Nashville Records, the album produced three singles for Roberts on the Billboard country charts. "Break Down Here" was the only one of these singles to reach Top 40, peaking at 18. The second and third singles, "The Chance" and "Wake Up Older", reached No. 47 and No. 46, respectively. The album has been certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).

"Break Down Here" was previously recorded by Trace Adkins as "I'd Sure Hate to Break Down Here" on his 2003 album Comin' On Strong, while "No Way Out" was previously released as a single by Suzy Bogguss from her 1996 album Give Me Some Wheels. Additionally, Jann Browne previously released "You Ain't Down Home" as a single from her 1990 album Tell Me Why.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "You Ain't Down Home" Jamie O'Hara 3:16
2. "Break Down Here" Jess Brown, Patrick Jason Matthews 4:06
3. "Pot of Gold" Frank Rogers, Chris Stapleton 3:23
4. "Unlove Me" Matthews, Paul Overstreet 3:13
5. "Just 'Cause We Can" Rogers, Stapleton 4:15
6. "Wake Up Older" Lisa Carver 3:07
7. "If You Had Called Yesterday" Cory Batten, Kent Blazy, Wendell Mobley 3:53
8. "No Way Out" Marcus Hummon, Darrell Scott 3:14
9. "I Can't Get Over You" Julie Miller 4:28
10. "Rain on a Tin Roof" Stapleton, Trent Willmon 4:35
11. "The Chance" Deanna Bryant, Liz Hengber 4:47


As listed in liner notes.[2]

Chart performance[edit]


Chart (2004) Peak
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 9
U.S. Billboard 200 51


Year Single Peak chart
US Country US
2004 "Break Down Here" 18 81
"The Chance" 47
2005 "Wake Up Older" 46
"—" denotes releases that did not chart


Region Certification
United States (RIAA)[3] Gold


  1. ^ Loftus, Johnny. "Julie Roberts review". Allmusic. Retrieved July 7, 2011. 
  2. ^ Julie Roberts (CD booklet). Julie Roberts. Mercury Records Nashville. 2004. 000190202. 
  3. ^ "American album certifications – Julie Roberts – Julie Roberts". Recording Industry Association of America.  If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Album, then click SEARCH