My Home's in Alabama is the fourth studio album by American country band Alabama, released in May 1980 on RCA Nashville, their breakthrough album. The title track pays homage to Alabama's southern rock roots. It reached No. 17 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles chart in early 1980.
My Home's In Alabama. My Home's In Alabama Tracklist. 1. My Home's In Alabama Lyrics. 2. Hanging Up My Travelin' Shoes Lyrics. 3. Why Lady Why Lyrics.
This is the album that introduced Alabama as one of the biggest hitmaking country/pop bands of the '80s. While the disc contains what was termed "country-rock" at the time, this is nothing like Lynyrd Skynyrd or even Hank Williams, Jr. at his rowdiest. The closest thing to country-rock among these ten tracks is the cond title track. Country Rock Alabama. 队列表 Country Rock Alabama My Home's in Alabama. My Home's in Alabama. Hanging Up My Travelin' Shoes. Why Lady Why. 4. Getting Over You.
Jamey Johnson performed this with Alabama for the Alabama & Friends album and onstage at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tennessee. Johnson, who also hails from the Cotton State, remembers this was the first song he ever learned to play on the guitar. Owen remembers watching Johnson perform live for the first time. He told Billboard: "I studied the way he did 'My Home's In Alabama,' and he knew the song better than I did. It was really moving for me, and I knew he had an incredible voice
Both "I Wanna Come Over" and "My Home's in Alabama" were subsequently issued on the band's first album for RCA records, with MY HOMES IN ALABAMA being the title track. Official State Ballad.
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|A||My Home's In Alabama
Written-By – R. Owen*, T. Gentry*
|B||Why Lady Why
Written-By – R. Scott*, T. Gentry*
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – RCA Records
- Mastered At – Randy's Roost
- Produced For – MDJ Productions, Inc.
- Published By – Millhouse Music
- Producer [Produced By] – Alabama, Harold Shedd, Larry McBride
NotesFrom the My Home's In Alabama album AHL1-3644
Produced by Harold Shedd, Larry McBride & Alabama for MDJ Productions, Inc.
Published By Millhouse Music BMI
TMK(s) ® Registered • Marca(s) Registrada(s)
RCA Corp. - Made in U.S.A. ℗ 1980 RCA Records
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- Matrix / Runout (Label Side A): GB-12310-A
- Matrix / Runout (Label Side B): GB-12310-B
- Matrix / Runout (Runout, Side A, Etched ): GB 12310A-15 P̶B̶-̶1̶2̶0̶0̶-̶8̶-̶A̶ ̶-̶1̶S
- Matrix / Runout (Runout, Side B, Etched): P̶B̶ ̶1̶2̶0̶9̶1̶A̶ ̶2̶S RR
- Matrix / Runout (Runout, Side B, Stamped): A2 GB-12310B 2S
- Rights Society: BMI