Carrying On

Carrying On
Studio album by Montgomery Gentry
Released May 1, 2001 (2001-05-01)
Recorded 2000-1
Genre Country
Length 50:32
Label Columbia
Producer Joe Scaife
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Carrying On is the second album by country music duo Montgomery Gentry. It was released in 2001 (see 2001 in country music). Certified gold in the United States, the album produced only two singles: "She Couldn't Change Me" and "Cold One Comin' On", which respectively reached #2 and #23 on the Hot Country Songs charts.


Track listing

  1. "She Couldn't Change Me" (Gary Nicholson, Chris Knight) - 4:20
  2. "My Father's Son" (Scooter Carusoe, Dan Colehour) - 4:45
  3. "The Fine Line" (Anthony L. Smith, Rick Tiger) - 3:51
  4. "Cold One Comin' On" (Michael Huffman, Mike Geiger, Woody Mullis) - 5:10
  5. "While the World Goes Down the Drain" (Jim Rushing, Keith Swell) - 4:05
  6. "Hellbent on Saving Me" (Wendell Mobley, Gordon Bradberry) - 3:19
  7. "Carrying On" (Anthony Smith, Bobby Terry, Kevin Brandt) - 3:43
  8. "I'm a Ramblin' Man" (Ray Pennington) - 3:13
  9. "Black Jack Fletcher and Mississippi Sam" (Ronny Scaife, Phil Thomas, Don Scaife) - 3:52
  10. "Lucky to Be Here" (Kenny Beard, Eddie Montgomery, Troy Gentry) - 3:23
  11. "Too Hard to Handle, Too Free to Hold" (George Molton) - 5:08
  12. "Tried and True" (Matt Hendrix, Clay Davidson) - 5:43

Chart performance


Chart (2001) Peak
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 6
U.S. Billboard 200 49


Year Single Peak positions
US Country US
2001 "She Couldn't Change Me" 2 37
"Cold One Comin' On" 23



  • Larry Beaird – banjo
  • Eric Darken – percussion
  • Dan Dugmore – steel guitar, electric Dobro
  • Glen Duncan – fiddle, mandolin
  • Paul Leim – drums, percussion
  • Chris Leuzinger – electric guitar
  • Gary Lunn – bass guitar
  • Anthony Martin – background vocals
  • Eddie Montgomery – vocals
  • Steve Nathan – piano, synthesizer, Hammond B-3 organ
  • Brent Rowan – electric guitar
  • Joe Scaife – background vocals
  • Randy Sorrells – steel guitar
  • Biff Watson – acoustic guitar


  • David Bryant – assistant engineer
  • Jim Burnett – editing
  • Marina Chavez – photography
  • Greg Fogie – assistant engineer
  • Randy LeRoy – editing
  • Steve Marcantonio – engineer, mixing
  • Anthony Martin – associate producer
  • Glen Rose – photography
  • Joe Scaife – producer
  • Ronnie Thomas – editing
  • Rollow Welch – art direction
  • Hank Williams – mastering

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