1994 Tracy Byrd – No Ordinary Man

No Ordinary Man is the second studio album by American country music artist Tracy Byrd. It features the singles “The First Step”, “Lifestyles of the Not So Rich and Famous”, “Watermelon Crawl”, and “The Keeper of the Stars”, all of which reached Top Five on the Hot Country Songs charts. His highest-selling album, No Ordinary Man was certified 2× Platinum by the RIAA for shipments of two million copies in the U.S. Although not a Number One, “The Keeper of the Stars” is considered one of Byrd’s signature songs.


1  The First Step (Doug Crider; Verlon Thompson) 2:24
2  Lifestyles Of The Not So Rich And Famous (Byron Hill; Wayne Tester) 2:51
3  No Ordinary Man (Tracy Byrd; Frank Dycus; Lonnie Williams) 3:25
4  Anybody Else’s Heart But Mine (Wayland Holyfield; Kent Robbins) 2:55
5  Watermelon Crawl (Buddy Brock; Zack Turner) 3:01
6  The Keeper Of The Stars (Dickey Lee; Danny Mayo; Karen Staley) 4:07
7  You Never Know Just How Good You’ve Got It (Mark Nesler) 3:14
8  Redneck Roses (Tracy Byrd; Byron Hill) 3:22
9  Right About Now (Toni Daie; Joy Swinea) 3:18
10  Pink Flamingos (Micki Furhman; Wood Newton) 3:14



BassDavid Hungate
BassGlenn Worf
DrumsEddie Bayers
DrumsLonnie Wilson
GuitarBrent Mason
Steel GuitarSonny Garrish
Steel GuitarWeldon Myrick
Acoustic GuitarPat Flynn
Acoustic GuitarSteve Gibson
PianoMitch Humphries
SynthesizerJohn Jarvis
FiddleJohnny Lee Carpenter
FiddleKenny Sears
Background VocalsCurtis Young
Background VocalsDennis Wilson
Background VocalsGreg Gordon
VocalsTracy Byrd

Other Musicians

Liner Notes

Producer – Jerry Crutchfield
Engineer (Second) – Craig White, Robert Charles, Terry Bates
Mastered By – Hank Williams
Mixed By – Lynn Peterzell
Recorded By – Tim Kish

Art Direction, Design – Carmelo Roman
Photography By – Keith Carter

Phonographic Copyright (p) – MCA Records, Inc.
Copyright (c) – MCA Records, Inc.
Distributed By – Uni Distribution Corp.
Manufactured By – Uni Distribution
Recorded At – Front Stage Studio
Mastered At – Mastermix
Mixed At – Sound Stage Studios
Overdubbed At – Javelina Recording Studios
Overdubbed At – The Music Mill, Nashville, TN
Overdubbed At – Sound Stage Studios