Red River Blue- Album

Red River Blue is the sixth studio album by America country music artist Blake Shelton. It was released on July 12, 2011, via Warner Bros. Records, and is Shelton's inaugural No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart, debuting at the top spot on July 30, 2011. Its first single "Honey Bee" peaked at Number One on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart. The album's second single is "God Gave Me You", written and originally recorded by Christian rock singer Dave Barnes. The title track is a duet with Shelton's wife and fellow country singer Miranda Lambert. As of the chart dated January 7, 2012, the album has sold 499,000 copies in the US.

Track ListingEdit

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. Honey Bee Rhett Akins, Ben Hayslip 3:30
2. Ready to Roll Jim Beavers, Jonathan Singleton, Chris Stapleton 3:36
3. God Gave Me You Dave Barnes 3:50
4. Get Some Zac Maloy, Chris Tompkins, Craig Wiseman 3:32
5. Drink on It Jessi Alexander, Rodney Clawson, Jon Randall 3:31
6. Good Ol' Boys Dallas Davidson 3:08
7. I'm Sorry- (ft. Martina McBride) Chris Dubois, Ashley Gorley, Chris Stapleton 3:29
8. Sunny in Seattle Jim Beavers, Chris Dubois, Chris Stapleton 3:27
9. Over Paul Jenkins, David Elliot Johnson 3:13
10. Hey Clint Lagerberg, Chris Tompkins, Craig Wiseman 3:31
11. Red River Blue- (duet with Miranda Lambert) Ray Stephenson, Buddy Owens 3:21

Chart PerformanceEdit


Chart (2011) Peak Position
Canadian Albums Chart 13
U.S. Billboard 200 1
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums



Year Single Peak Chart Positions
2011 Honey Bee U.S. Country: 1
2011 God Gave Me You U.S. Country: 1
2012 Drink on It U.S. Country: 3


Region Certification
United States (RIAA) Gold