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Loving Proof

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Released  September 20, 1988
Length  28:22
Artist  Ricky Van Shelton
Producer  Steve Buckingham
Recorded  January - August 1988
Label  Columbia Nashville
Release date  20 September 1988
Genre  Country music
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Loving Proof (1988)  Ricky Van Shelton Sings Christmas (1989)
Nominations  Country Music Association Award for Album of the Year, Academy of Country Music Award for Album of the Year
Similar  Ricky Van Shelton albums, Country music albums

Loving Proof is the second album by country music artist Ricky Van Shelton. The Singles, "I'll Leave This World Loving You", "From a Jack to a King", and "Living Proof" all reached number one on the charts."Hole In My Pocket" reached number 4. The album was certified platinum by the RIAA on December 20, 1989.


"From a Jack to a King" is a cover of Ned Miller's crossover hit from 1962. "He's Got You" was first performed by Patsy Cline as the opening track on her 1963 album, Sentimentally Yours.

Track listing

  1. "Swimming Upstream" (Bucky Jones, Gary Nicholson) - 3:01
  2. "I'll Leave This World Loving You" (Wayne Kemp, Mack Vickery) - 3:06
  3. "From a Jack to a King" (Ned Miller) - 2:21
  4. "Let Me Live With Love (And Die with You)" (Skip Ewing, Red Lane) - 2:58
  5. "Living Proof" (Steve Clark, Johnny MacRae) - 3:22
  6. "Hole in My Pocket" (Boudleaux Bryant, Felice Bryant) - 2:32
  7. "The Picture" (Ricky Van Shelton, Troy Seals, Steve Buckingham) - 2:57
  8. "Somebody's Back in Town" (Doyle Wilburn, Teddy Wilburn, Don Helms) - 2:34
  9. "Don't Send Me No Angels" (Kemp) - 3:02
  10. "He's Got You" (Hank Cochran) - 3:16


As listed in liner notes.

  • Eddie Bayers - drums
  • Steve Buckingham - background vocals
  • Dennis Burnside - piano
  • Larry Byrom - acoustic guitar
  • Mark Casstevens - acoustic guitar
  • Paul Franklin - steel guitar
  • Steve Gibson - electric guitar
  • Roy Huskey Jr. - upright bass
  • Randy McCormick - piano
  • Farrell Morris - background vocals
  • Mark O'Connor - fiddle
  • Tom Robb - bass guitar
  • John Wesley Ryles - background vocals
  • Ricky Van Shelton - acoustic guitar, lead vocals
  • Dennis Wilson - background vocals
  • Songs

    1Swimming Upstream3:02
    2I'll Leave This World Loving You3:07
    3From a Jack to a King2:22


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