Keep It Between the Lines
|"Keep It Between the Lines"|
|Single by Ricky Van Shelton|
|from the album Backroads|
|Released||July 11, 1991|
|Format||CD Single, 7" single|
|Recorded||December 20, 1990|
|Ricky Van Shelton singles chronology|
"Keep It Between the Lines" is a song written by Russell Smith and Kathy Louvin, and recorded by American country music singer Ricky Van Shelton. It was released in July 1991 as the second single from his CD Backroads, and was the tenth and final Number One single of his career.
The narrator discusses learning how to drive with his father and expands on the phrase "keep it between the lines" to mention God and life in general.
The music video was directed and produced by Deaton Flanigen and premiered in mid-1991.
|Canada Country Tracks (RPM)||1|
|US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)||1|
|Canada Country Tracks (RPM)||26|
|US Country Songs (Billboard)||55|
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- Whitburn, Joel (2008). Hot Country Songs 1944 to 2008. Record Research, Inc. ISBN 0-89820-177-2.
- "Top RPM Country Tracks: Issue 1670." RPM. Library and Archives Canada. November 9, 1991. Retrieved August 16, 2013.
- "Ricky Van Shelton – Chart history" Billboard Hot Country Songs for Ricky Van Shelton.
- "RPM Top 100 Country Tracks of 1991". RPM. December 21, 1991. Retrieved August 16, 2013.
- "Best of 1991: Country Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. 1991. Retrieved August 16, 2013.
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