Trophy (Sunny Sweeney album)

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Studio album by
ReleasedMarch 11, 2017 (2017-03-11)
Genre Country
Label Aunt Daddy
Producer Dave Brainard
Sunny Sweeney chronology

Trophy is the fourth studio album by American country music artist Sunny Sweeney, released on March 10, 2017. [1] [2]



Chuck Dauphin of Sounds Like Nashville reviewed the album favorably, noting the mix of humor and introspection in Sweeney's song choices. [3]

Track listing

1."Pass the Pain"Jay Clementi, Monty Holmes, Sunny Sweeney 3:43
2."Better Bad Idea"Galen Griffin, Buddy Owens, Sweeney3:16
3."Nothing Wrong with Texas" Lori McKenna, Sweeney3:19
4."Pills"Brennen Leigh, Noel McKay3:12
5."Bottle by My Bed"McKenna, Sweeney3:36
6."Why People Change" Heather Morgan, Sweeney4:02
7."I Feel Like Hank Williams Tonight"Chris Wall3:49
8."Grow Old with Me"McKenna, Sweeney3:22
9."Trophy"McKenna, Sweeney3:39
10."Unsaid" Caitlyn Smith, Sweeney3:50


Chart (2017)Peak position
U.S. Americana/Folk Albums20 [4]

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  1. Konicki, Lisa (March 10, 2017). "Sunny Sweeney Bares Her Soul on New Album, "Trophy"". Nash Country Daily. Retrieved March 9, 2019.
  2. "Trophy - Sunny Sweeney | Songs, Reviews, Credits | AllMusic". AllMusic . Retrieved 14 November 2017.
  3. "ALBUM REVIEW: SUNNY SWEENEY'S 'TROPHY'". Sounds Like Nashville. Retrieved November 21, 2018.
  4. "Sunny Sweeney Trophy Chart History". Billboard.