Timeless (Martina McBride album)

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Studio album by
ReleasedOctober 18, 2005
RecordedEarly 2005 Blackbird Studios
LabelRCA Nashville
ProducerMartina McBride
Martina McBride chronology
Waking Up Laughing
Singles from Timeless
  1. "(I Never Promised You A) Rose Garden"
    Released: August 1, 2005
  2. "I Still Miss Someone"
    Released: 2006
Professional ratings
Review scores
About.com4.5/5 stars[1]
Allmusic4.5/5 stars[2]
Country Weekly(average)[3]
Entertainment WeeklyB+[4]
People4/4 stars[5]
Slant Magazine1.5/5 stars[6]
Stylus MagazineA−[7]

Timeless is the eighth studio album by American country music singer Martina McBride.

The album is an 18-track collection of classic country songs. Major artists whose songs were covered include Eddy Arnold, Johnny Cash, Don Gibson, Loretta Lynn, Buck Owens, Ray Price, Hank Snow, Hank Williams, Tammy Wynette and many others. The album debuted at No. 1 on the country album chart and No. 3 on the Billboard 200.

The album became McBride's fastest-selling of her career and gave her her best debut sales week with 185,000 copies sold in its first week. In the U.S. the album was certified Gold and Platinum on 12/12/2005 by the R.I.A.A.

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleWriter(s)Original artist(s)Length
1."You Win Again"Hank WilliamsHank Williams2:59
2."I'll Be There" (featuring Dan Tyminski and Rhonda Vincent)Ray Price, Rusty GabbardRay Price2:18
3."I Can't Stop Loving You" (feat. string arrangements by David Campbell)Don GibsonDon Gibson4:21
4."(I Never Promised You A) Rose Garden"Joe SouthLynn Anderson3:15
5."Today I Started Loving You Again"Merle Haggard, Bonnie OwensMerle Haggard3:46
6."You Ain't Woman Enough"Loretta LynnLoretta Lynn2:12
7."Once a Day"Bill AndersonConnie Smith2:23
8."Pick Me Up on Your Way Down"Harlan HowardCharlie Walker2:40
9."I Don't Hurt Anymore"Don Robertson, Walter E. RollinsHank Snow3:08
10."True Love Ways"Buddy Holly, Norman PettyBuddy Holly3:14
11."'Til I Can Make It on My Own"George Richey, Billy Sherrill, Tammy WynetteTammy Wynette3:17
12."I Still Miss Someone" (featuring Dolly Parton)Johnny Cash, Roy Cash, Jr.Johnny Cash2:56
13."Heartaches by the Number" (featuring Dwight Yoakam)Harlan HowardGuy Mitchell3:06
14."Satin Sheets"John VolinkatyJeanne Pruett3:20
15."Thanks a Lot"Eddie Miller, Don SessionsErnest Tubb2:35
16."Love's Gonna Live Here"Buck OwensBuck Owens2:01
17."Make the World Go Away"Hank CochranRay Price2:57
18."Help Me Make It Through the Night"Kris KristoffersonKris Kristofferson4:04
19."Let It Be Me" (iTunes pre-order bonus track)Gilbert Bécaud, Mann CurtisGilbert Bécaud3:36
Total length:58:08
International bonus tracks
No.TitleWriter(s)Original artist(s)Length
19."Dreaming My Dreams"Allen ReynoldsWaylon Jennings3:51
20."Cryin' Time"Buck OwensRay Charles3:09
21."Walk On By"Kendall HayesLeroy Van Dyke2:27
22."Take These Chains from My Heart"Fred Rose, Hy HeathHank Williams3:10
Total length:70:45
Limited edition bonus DVD
1."The Making of Timeless" 
2."Photo Gallery" 




Chart (2005) Peak
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 1
U.S. Billboard 200 3


Year Single Chart Positions
US Country US
2005 "(I Never Promised You) A Rose Garden" 18 98
2006 "I Still Miss Someone" (featuring Dolly Parton) 50