Three Chain Road

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Three Chain Road
Three Chain Road by Lee Kernaghan.jpg
Studio album by Lee Kernaghan
Released 1993
Genre Country
Label ABC Country
Producer Garth Porter
Lee Kernaghan chronology
The Outback Club
(1992)
Three Chain Road
(1993)
1959
(1995)

Three Chain Road is the fourth studio album by Australian country musician Lee Kernaghan. [1] [2] It won "Best Country Album" at the ARIA Music Awards of 1994. It was certified 2x platinum in 1998. [3] The track Three Chain Road includes the line "He lived out on the Three Chain Road" [4]

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Lee Kernaghan Australian country music singer-songwriter

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Contents

Track listing

  1. The Outback Club - 3:23
  2. Three Chain Road - 4:14
  3. She's My Ute - 3:42
  4. Dust On My Boots - 3:40
  5. The Burning Heart - 4:03
  6. Cause I'm Country - 4:14
  7. Collingullie - 3:46
  8. Leave Him In The Longyard - 3:16
  9. Southern Son - 4:01
  10. Back To The Shack - 3:39
  11. Cobar Line - 2:47
  12. Western Stars - 3:12

Charts

Chart (1993)Peak
position
Australian Albums (ARIA) [5] 35

Certifications

RegionCertification Certified units/Sales
Australia (ARIA) [6] 2× Platinum140,000^

^shipments figures based on certification alone

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  2. "Lee Kernaghan - Three Chain Road". discogs.com. Retrieved 19 January 2016.
  3. "ARIA album accreditations 1998". www.aria.com.au. Retrieved 19 January 2016.
  4. Lee Kernaghan - Three Chain Road lyrics
  5. "Three Chain Road". Australian-Charts.com. Retrieved 28 March 2015.
  6. "ARIA Charts – Accreditations – 1998 Albums". Australian Recording Industry Association.