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Diamond Rio performing live
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Diamond Rio is a country band formed in 1989. They consist of Marty Roe (Lead Vocals, Acoustic Guitar), Jimmy Olander (Guitar, Banjo), Dana Williams (Bass, Vocals), Dan Truman (Keyboards) Gene Johnson (Mandolin, Vocals, Banjo, Fiddle, Guitar), and Brian Prout (Drums). They are members of the Grand Ole Opry. country music, see Country music (disambiguation) In popular music, country music, also called country and western music or country-western, is an amalgam of popular musical forms developed in the Southern United States, with roots in traditional folk music, Celtic music, blues, gospel music, and old-time music that began... 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... In music a singer or vocalist is a type of musician who sings, i. ... Old 6-string zither banjo For other uses, see Banjo (disambiguation) The banjo is a stringed instrument of African American origin, early or original examples sometimes being called the gourd banjo. One African banjo predecessor is called the Akonting. ... Martin EB18 Bass Guitar in flight case The electric bass guitar (also called The electric bass or simply The bass) is an electrically amplified fingered (or plucked) string instrument. ... Piano, a well-known instance of keyboard instruments A keyboard instrument is any musical instrument played using a musical keyboard. ... Carved and round backed mandolins (front) A mandolin is a small, plucked, stringed musical instrument, descended from the mandora. ... For other kinds of drums, see drum (disambiguation). ... The Grand Ole Opry is a weekly Saturday night country music radio program broadcast live on WSM radio in Nashville, Tennessee. ...


Diamond Rio released their debut, Diamond Rio, in 1991. It spawned five Top 10 Country hits, including the #1 hit "Meet in the Middle", and went platinum. Their second album, Close to the Edge, released the following year, had three Top 10 singles and went gold. In 1994, their third album was released. Love a Little Stronger wasn't very successful commercially, but did produce another Top 5 single in the title track. Diamond Rio is the eponymous first album of the country music band Diamond Rio. ... 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The description Gold Album is applied to recorded music albums that have sold a minimum number of copies (in the US, currently 500,000 sales). ... 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated as the International Year of the Family and the International Year of the Sport and the Olympic Ideal by United Nations. ...


The mid-90's marked both a low point in album-naming creativity and a high point in chart success. Their fourth album, innovatively titled IV and released in 1996, spun off three Top 5 singles. (One of these, "It's All In Your Head", featured a video with Martin Sheen as a fiery preacher engaged in snake handling, mirroring the lyrics of the song.) In 1997, Diamond Rio released its first greatest hits album, entitled Greatest Hits. The album had two brand-new songs: "How Your Love Makes Me Feel" hit #1, and "Imagine That" became yet another top 5 hit. In 1998, Unbelievable was released, giving the band two more top 5 singles. The title track also reached the top 40 on the Pop charts. In 2001, the band released One More Day, whose title track became another chart-topper. The following year, the band released Completely, whose lead track, "Beautiful Mess", became their 4th #1 hit. The album also spawned another #1 single in "I Believe". Their second Greatest Hits album is scheduled to be released May 9th, 2006. 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... Martin Sheen Martin Sheen (born Ramón Gerardo Antonio Estévez August 3, 1940 in Dayton, Ohio) is an American actor, best known for his roles in the film Apocalypse Now and, most recently, as President Josiah Bartlet on the television drama The West Wing. ... Snake handling is a religious ritual in a small number of Christian churches in the U.S., usually characterized as rural and Pentecostal. ... 1997 (MCMXCVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Ocean. ... 2001: A Space Odyssey. ... Completely is the eighth album from noted country artists Diamond Rio. ...


(Note that all chart positions are from the country charts unless noted otherwise.)

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Singles [1]

Year Title Chart Positions Album
US Hot 100 US Country R & R
1991 "Meet in the Middle" - #1 #1 Diamond Rio
1991 "Mirror Mirror" - #3 #3 Diamond Rio
1992 "Mama Don’t Forget to Pray For Me" - #9 #5 Diamond Rio
1992 "Norma Jean Riley" - #2 #1 Diamond Rio
1992 "Nowhere Bound" - #7 #4 Diamond Rio
1993 "In A Week or Two" - #2 #2 Close to the Edge
1993 “Oh Me, Oh My, Sweet Baby" - #5 - Close To The Edge
1993 "This Romeo Ain’t Got Julie Yet" - #13 #9 Close to the Edge
1994 "Sawmill Road" - #21 #15 Close To The Edge
1994 "Love a Little Stronger" - #2 #1 Love a Little Stronger
1995 "Night is Fallin' in My Heart" - #9 #8 Love a Little Stronger
1995 "Bubba Hyde" - #16 #15 Love a Little Stronger
1995 "Finish What We Started" - #19 #15 Love a Little Stronger
1996 "Walkin' Away" - #2 #1 IV
1996 "That’s What I Get For Loving You" - #4 #3 IV
1996 "It's All in Your Head" - #15 #17 IV
1997 "Holdin’" - #4 #2 IV
1997 "How Your Love Makes Me Feel" - #1 #2 Greatest Hits
1998 "Imagine That" - #4 #4 Greatest Hits
1998 "You’re Gone" - #4 #4 Unbelievable
1999 "Unbelievable" #36 #2 #2 Unbelievable
1999 "I Know How the River Feels" - #33 #27 Unbelievable
2000 "Stuff" - #36 #31 One More Day
2001 "One More Day" #29 #1 #1 One More Day
2001 "Sweet Summer" - #18 #15 One More Day
2001 "That’s Just That" - #42 #37 One More Day
2002 "Beautiful Mess" #28 #1 #1 Completely
2003 "I Believe" #31 #1 #1 Completely
2003 "Wrinkles" - #16 #15 Completely
2004 "We All Fall Down" - #45 #45 Completely
2005 "One Believer" - #42 - -
2005 "In God We Still Trust" - - - -
2006 "God Only Cries" - #30 #30 Greatest Hits II
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The Billboard Hot 100 is the United States music industry standard singles popularity chart issued weekly by Billboard magazine. ... Hot Country Singles & Tracks is a chart released weekly by Billboard magazine in the United States. ... Radio and Records (R&R) is a weekly trade magazine that tracks radio airplay from the various genres including Pop, Country, R&B and many others. ... < -- Please excuse the mess - this is a work in progress. ... Diamond Rio is the eponymous first album of the country music band Diamond Rio. ... < -- Please excuse the mess - this is a work in progress. ... Diamond Rio is the eponymous first album of the country music band Diamond Rio. ... < -- Please excuse the mess - this is a work in progress. ... Diamond Rio is the eponymous first album of the country music band Diamond Rio. ... < -- Please excuse the mess - this is a work in progress. ... Diamond Rio is the eponymous first album of the country music band Diamond Rio. ... < -- Please excuse the mess - this is a work in progress. ... Diamond Rio is the eponymous first album of the country music band Diamond Rio. ... See also: 1992 in country music, 1993 in music, other events of 1993, 1994 in country music, 1990s in music and the List of years in Country Music // Events Top hits of the year Number one hits (as certified by Billboard magazine) January 16 - Somewhere Other Than the Night - Garth... See also: 1992 in country music, 1993 in music, other events of 1993, 1994 in country music, 1990s in music and the List of years in Country Music // Events Top hits of the year Number one hits (as certified by Billboard magazine) January 16 - Somewhere Other Than the Night - Garth... See also: 1992 in country music, 1993 in music, other events of 1993, 1994 in country music, 1990s in music and the List of years in Country Music // Events Top hits of the year Number one hits (as certified by Billboard magazine) January 16 - Somewhere Other Than the Night - Garth... See also: 1993 in country music, 1994 in music, other events of 1994, 1995 in country music, 1990s in music and the List of years in Country Music // Events Top hits of the year Number one hits (as certified by Billboard magazine) January 1 - Wild One - Faith Hill January 29... See also: 1993 in country music, 1994 in music, other events of 1994, 1995 in country music, 1990s in music and the List of years in Country Music // Events Top hits of the year Number one hits (as certified by Billboard magazine) January 1 - Wild One - Faith Hill January 29... See also: 1994 in country music, 1995 in music, other events of 1995, 1996 in country music, 1990s in music and the List of years in Country Music // Events Top hits of the year Number one hits (as certified by Billboard magazine) January 14 - Not a Moment Too Soon - Tim... See also: 1994 in country music, 1995 in music, other events of 1995, 1996 in country music, 1990s in music and the List of years in Country Music // Events Top hits of the year Number one hits (as certified by Billboard magazine) January 14 - Not a Moment Too Soon - Tim... See also: 1994 in country music, 1995 in music, other events of 1995, 1996 in country music, 1990s in music and the List of years in Country Music // Events Top hits of the year Number one hits (as certified by Billboard magazine) January 14 - Not a Moment Too Soon - Tim... See also: 1995 in country music, 1996 in music, other events of 1996, 1997 in country music, 1990s in music and the List of years in Country Music // Events Top Hits of the Year No. ... See also: 1995 in country music, 1996 in music, other events of 1996, 1997 in country music, 1990s in music and the List of years in Country Music // Events Top Hits of the Year No. ... See also: 1995 in country music, 1996 in music, other events of 1996, 1997 in country music, 1990s in music and the List of years in Country Music // Events Top Hits of the Year No. ... See also: 1996 in country music, 1997 in music, other events of 1997, 1998 in country music, 1990s in music and the List of years in Country Music // Events July 12 – The song, Its Your Love by Tim McGraw and Faith Hill becomes the first song in 20 years... See also: 1996 in country music, 1997 in music, other events of 1997, 1998 in country music, 1990s in music and the List of years in Country Music // Events July 12 – The song, Its Your Love by Tim McGraw and Faith Hill becomes the first song in 20 years... See also: 1997 in country music, 1998 in music, other events of 1998, 1999 in country music, 1990s in music and the List of years in Country Music // Events Retro Country USA, a weekly two-hour syndicated radio program spotlighting major country hits of the 1980s (along with some from... See also: 1997 in country music, 1998 in music, other events of 1998, 1999 in country music, 1990s in music and the List of years in Country Music // Events Retro Country USA, a weekly two-hour syndicated radio program spotlighting major country hits of the 1980s (along with some from... < -- Please excuse the mess - this is a work in progress. ... < -- Please excuse the mess - this is a work in progress. ... See also: 1999 in country music, 2000 in music, other events of 2000, 2001 in country music, 2000s in music and the List of years in Country Music // Events Top Hits of the Year No. ... See also: 2000 in country music, 2001 in music, other events of 2001, 2002 in country music, 2000s in music and the List of years in Country Music // Events Top hits of the year Number one hits (As certified by Billboard magazine) 1 - No. ... See also: 2000 in country music, 2001 in music, other events of 2001, 2002 in country music, 2000s in music and the List of years in Country Music // Events Top hits of the year Number one hits (As certified by Billboard magazine) 1 - No. ... See also: 2000 in country music, 2001 in music, other events of 2001, 2002 in country music, 2000s in music and the List of years in Country Music // Events Top hits of the year Number one hits (As certified by Billboard magazine) 1 - No. ... See also: 2001 in country music, 2002 in music, other events of 2002, 2003 in country music, 2000s in music and the List of years in Country Music // Events November – Shania Twain returned with her fourth album, Up!. It opened at No. ... Completely is the eighth album from noted country artists Diamond Rio. ... See also: 2002 in country music, 2003 in music, other events of 2003, 2004 in country music, 2000s in music and the List of years in Country Music // Events Top Hits of the Year No. ... Completely is the eighth album from noted country artists Diamond Rio. ... See also: 2002 in country music, 2003 in music, other events of 2003, 2004 in country music, 2000s in music and the List of years in Country Music // Events Top Hits of the Year No. ... Completely is the eighth album from noted country artists Diamond Rio. ... See also: 2003 in country music, 2004 in music, other events of 2004, 2005 in country music, 2000s in music and the List of years in Country Music // Events Top hits of the year Number one hits (As certified by Billboard magazine) 1 – No. ... Completely is the eighth album from noted country artists Diamond Rio. ... See also: 2004 in country music, 2005 in music, other events of 2005, 2006 in country music, 2000s in music and the List of years in Country Music // Events April 30 - Billboard magazine renames the Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart Hot Country Songs. ... See also: 2004 in country music, 2005 in music, other events of 2005, 2006 in country music, 2000s in music and the List of years in Country Music // Events April 30 - Billboard magazine renames the Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart Hot Country Songs. ... // Events January 14 – With the song, She Let Herself Go, George Strait scores his 40th No. ...

References

  1. ^ Billboard Magazine Online, [1]
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External links

  • Diamond Rio website
  • Grand Ole Opry website
  • Diamond Rio lyrics

 
 

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