What If It's You

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What If It's You
Studio album by Reba
Released November 5, 1996 (1996-11-05)
Genre Country
Length 35:34
Label MCA
Producer John Guess
Reba McEntire
Reba chronology
Starting Over
What If It's You
If You See Him
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars [1]

What If It's You, released in 1996, is the twenty-third album from Reba McEntire. The album peaked at #1 on the Billboard country chart and #15 on the Billboard 200. It is certified 2× Multi-Platinum by the RIAA. What If It's You was the first album she did not use studio musicians, relying instead on her touring band.[2] The album produced four singles in "The Fear of Being Alone", "How Was I to Know", "I'd Rather Ride Around with You" and "What If It's You", which respectively reached #2, #1, #2, and #15 on the Billboard country charts.

The album peaked at #1 on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart and #15 on the Billboard Top 200 Albums chart.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "How Was I to Know"   Cathy Majeski, Sunny Russ, Stephony Smith 3:41
2. "The Fear of Being Alone"   Walt Aldridge, Bruce Miller 2:58
3. "What If It's You"   Robert Ellis Orrall, Majeski 4:07
4. "I'd Rather Ride Around with You"   Mark D. Sanders, Tim Nichols 3:28
5. "It Don't Matter"   Tommy Lee James 3:36
6. "State of Grace"   Trey Bruce, Lisa Drew 3:31
7. "Close to Crazy"   Jerry Salley, Melba Montgomery 3:38
8. "She's Callin' It Love"   Russ 2:59
9. "Just Looking for Him"   Russ 3:44
10. "Never Had a Reason To"   Nichols, Sanders 3:52


Charts and certifications[edit]


Year Single Peak positions
US Country
CAN Country
1996 "The Fear of Being Alone" 2 1[8]
"How Was I to Know" 1 1[9]
1997 "I'd Rather Ride Around with You" 2 2[10]
"What If It's You" 15 26[11]
Preceded by
Everything I Love
by Alan Jackson
Top Country Albums number-one album
November 30, 1996
Succeeded by
Everything I Love
by Alan Jackson