Red and Rio Grande

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Red and Rio Grande
Studio album by Doug Supernaw
Released April 27, 1993 (1993-04-27)
Genre Country
Length 34:03
Label BNA
Producer Richard Landis
Doug Supernaw chronology
Red and Rio Grande
Deep Thoughts from a Shallow Mind
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

Red and Rio Grande is the first studio album from country music artist Doug Supernaw. It was released on Apr 27, 1993. and it produced four singles for Supernaw on the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts. The first one, "Honky Tonkin' Fool", peaked at #50, while "I Don't Call Him Daddy" (previously a single for Kenny Rogers in 1988 from his I Prefer the Moonlight album) reached Number One. "Reno" was a #4 hit on the country charts, and finally "Red and Rio Grande" was a #23.

Michael McCall of Allmusic rated the album four-and-a-half stars out of five, citing "I Don't Call Him Daddy" as an "anthem" for divorced fathers.[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Honky Tonkin' Fool" (Aaron Barker) - 3:16
  2. "I Don't Call Him Daddy" (Reed Nielsen) - 3:47
  3. "Reno" (Tim Buckley, Doug Supernaw, Joe Deleon, Kenny King, Allen Huff, Justin White, Don Crider) - 3:33
  4. "The Perfect Picture (To Fit My Frame of Mind)" (Bucky Jones, Bob McDill) - 3:23
  5. "Five Generations of Rock County Wilsons" (John Scott Sherrill) - 3:45
  6. "Red and Rio Grande" (Lonnie Atkinson, Supernaw) - 4:00
  7. "You're Gonna Bring Back Cheatin' Songs" (Tom Shapiro, Chris Waters) - 3:10
  8. "I Would Have Loved You All Night Long" (Glenn Martin) - 3:20
  9. "Daddy's Girl" (Rick Robertson, Supernaw) - 3:21
  10. "Carousel" (Supernaw) - 2:48



  • Produced By Richard Landis
  • Engineered By Chuck Ainlay & Csaba Petocz, with assistance by Todd Culross & Craig White
  • Mixed By Chuck Ainlay & Graham Lewis
  • Mastered By Glenn Meadows

Chart performance[edit]


Chart (1993) Peak
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 27
U.S. Billboard 200 147
U.S. Billboard Top Heatseekers 3
Canadian RPM Country Albums 18


Year Single Peak positions
US Country CAN Country
1993 "Honky Tonkin' Fool" 50
"Reno" 4 12
"I Don't Call Him Daddy" 1 27
1994 "Red and Rio Grande" 23 28


  1. ^ allmusic review
  2. ^ McCall, Michael. "Red and Rio Grande review". Allmusic. Retrieved 1 March 2010.