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Diamond Rio (album)

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Genre  Country
Label  Arista
Length  38:47
Released  May 28, 1991 (1991-05-28)
Recorded  Midtown Tone & Volume, Digital Studios, and Recording Arts, Nashville, 1989-1991
Producer  Tim DuBois Monty Powell

Diamond Rio is the eponymous first studio album of the country music band Diamond Rio. Released in 1991 on Arista Records, it produced five chart singles on the Billboard country music charts: the Number One hit "Meet in the Middle", as well as the Top Ten hits "Mirror, Mirror", "Mama Don't Forget to Pray for Me", "Norma Jean Riley" and "Nowhere Bound". The album itself received RIAA platinum certification.


Track listing

  1. "Meet in the Middle" (Chapin Hartford, Jim Foster, Don Pfrimmer) – 3:18
  2. "This State of Mind" (Michael Puryear, Aaron Tippin) – 2:42
  3. "They Don't Make Hearts (Like They Used To)" (Monty Powell, Sam Mullins, Stan LaGrange) – 3:32
  4. "Mirror, Mirror" (Bob DiPiero, John Jarrard, Mark D. Sanders) – 3:12
  5. "The Ballad of Conley and Billy (The Proof's in the Pickin')" (Powell, Jimmy Olander) – 4:59
  6. "Nowhere Bound" (Powell, Jule Medders) – 3:41
  7. "It's Gone" (Herb McCullough, Larry Cordle) – 3:17
  8. "Norma Jean Riley" (Powell, Dan Truman, Rob Honey) – 3:03
  9. "Mama Don't Forget to Pray for Me" (Cordle, Larry Shell) – 4:12
  10. "Pick Me Up" (Powell, Marty Roe) – 3:25
  11. "Poultry Promenade" (Olander) – 3:26
  12. instrumental track


  • Gene Johnson – mandolin, background vocals
  • Jimmy Olander – acoustic guitar, electric guitar, banjo
  • Brian Prout – drums
  • Marty Roe – acoustic guitar, lead vocals
  • Dan Truman – keyboards
  • Dana Williams – bass guitar, background vocals
  • Chris Armstrong - assistant engineer
  • Mike Clute - engineer, mixing
  • Doug Williams, Ted Greene - assistant engineers
  • Glenn Meadows - mastering
  • Pauls Montondo - engineer
  • References

    Diamond Rio (album) Wikipedia

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