2001 Joe Diffie – In Another World

In Another World is the eighth studio album released by American country music artist Joe Diffie. His only album for Monument Records, it features the single “In Another World”, a Top Ten single on the Billboard country singles charts in 2002. “This Pretender” was also released as a single, reaching #48.

Two of this album’s tracks were also recorded by other artists. “The Grandpa That I Know” was originally recorded by Tim Mensy on his 1992 album This Ol’ Heart and later by Patty Loveless on her 2004 album On Your Way Home. “My Give a Damn’s Busted” was covered by Jo Dee Messina on her 2005 album Delicious Surprise. Messina’s rendition of the latter song was released in early 2005, and was a Number One single for her on the country charts.


1  In Another World (Tom Shapiro; Wally Wilson; Jimmy Yeary) 3:46
2  My Give A Damn\’s Busted (Tony Martin; Joe Diffie; Tom Shapiro) 3:19
3  If I Lost Her (Kenny Beard; Jimmy Yeary; Buddy Brock) 3:44
4  Stoned On Her Love (Andy Griggs; Lonnie Wilson; Zach Turner) 3:57
5  Hollow Deep As Mine (John Scott Sherrill; Shawn Camp) 3:41
6  This Pretender (Gary LeVox; Lonnie Wilson; Zach Turner) 3:55
7  Like A River Dreams Of Rain (Walt Aldridge; James LeBlanc) 3:56
8  Live To Love Another Day (Tony Martin; Tom Shapiro; Bryan White) 3:13
9  What A Way To Go (Lonnie Wilson; Kim Williams; Zach Turner) 3:15
10  The Grandpa That I Know (Tim Mensy; Shawn Camp) 5:26



BassMike Brignardello
BassDavid Hungate
BassGlenn Worf
DrumsLonnie Wilson
GuitarBartholomew James Lowry
GuitarBrent Mason
Pedal Steel GuitarDan Dugmore
Slide GuitarBartholomew James Lowry
Acoustic GuitarMark Casstevens
Acoustic GuitarBartholomew James Lowry
Acoustic GuitarBrent Mason
Acoustic GuitarLonnie Wilson
BanjoZach Turner
BanjoTommy White
DobroDan Dugmore
DobroPaul Franklin
Hawaiian GuitarPaul Franklin
MandolinAubrey Haynie
ClavinetZach Turner
KeyboardsJohn Jarvis
KeyboardsSteve Nathan
OrganJohn Jarvis
OrganSteve Nathan
PianoJohn Jarvis
PianoSteve Nathan
FiddleAubrey Haynie
HarpZach Turner
PercussionLonnie Wilson
Background VocalsKim Parent
Background VocalsLonnie Wilson
Background VocalsRocco Sorriento
VocalsJoe Diffie

Liner Notes

Producer – Don Cook, Lonnie Wilson
Production Assistant – Scott Johnson
Engineer – Mike Bradley, Mark Capps, Lonnie Wilson
Engineer (Assistant) – Emil Shapach
Masterd By – Hank Williams

Art Direction – Rollow Welch
Design – Wesley Ligon
Photography – Jim Shea