The album peaked on the BillboardTop Country Albums chart at No. 1, becoming the duo's first album to top that chart. The album also charted on the Billboard 200, peaking at No. 153. The lead single, "Louisiana Woman, Mississippi Man", was the duo's third single, and peaked at No. 1 on the BillboardHot Country Songs chart.
Recording sessions for the album took place at Bradley's Barn in Mount Juliet, TN, beginning on March 6 and March 7, 1973. Three additional sessions followed on April 3, April 4, and April 5, 1973.[unreliable source]