Billy Hill was an American country music group founded by singer/songwriter/guitarists Dennis Robbins, Bob DiPiero and John Scott Sherrill, along with Reno Kling (bass guitar) and Martin Parker (drums). Before the group's foundation, Robbins had been a member of The Rockets (later The Detroit Wheels), and Kling played bass for Steve Earle. Sherrill and Robbins alternated as lead vocalists, but credited the frontman role to a fictional character named Billy Hill and wrote a biography on the character. The band recorded one album for Reprise Records and charted two singles on the Billboard country charts. After disbanding in 1990, Robbins became a solo artist for Giant. DiPiero and Sherrill have continued working as songwriters. I Am Just a Rebel (1989): Track listing: All songs written and composed by DiPiero, Robbins and Sherrill except as noted. No. Title Length 1. "Too Much Month at the End of the Money" 2:21 2. "Nickel to My Name" 2:35 3. "I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie Honey Bunch)" (Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland, Edward Holland, Jr.) 3:34 4. "These Lonely Blues" (Sherrill, DiPiero) 4:03 5. "Rollin' Dice" 3:26 6. "What's a Boy to Do" 2:56 7. "Just in Case You Want to Know" 3:31 8. "I Am Just a Rebel" 3:32 9. "Drive On By" 3:59 10. "Gettin' On Down the Road" 3:33 Personnel: Compiled from liner notes. Billy Hill: Bob DiPiero -- background vocals, Reno Kling -- bass guitar, Martin Parker -- drums, percussion, Dennis Robbins -- lead and background vocals, acoustic guitar, electric guitar, slide guitar, John Scott Sherrill -- lead and background vocals, acoustic guitar, electric guitar, Additional musicians: Bucky Baxter -- steel guitar, Barry Beckett -- piano, Hammond B-3 organ, Bessyl Duhon -- accordion, Glen Duncan -- fiddle, mandolin, Chart performance: Chart (1989) Peak, position U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 55 Singles: Year Single Peak chart, positions Album US Country CAN Country 1989 "Too Much Month (At the End of the Money)" 25 -- I Am Just a Rebel "I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie Honey Bunch)" 58 61 1990 "Nickel to My Name" -- 76 "No Chance to Dance" -- -- Singles only "Blue Angel" -- -- "--" denotes releases that did not chart Guest singles: Year Single Artist Peak positions Album US Country 1990 "Tomorrow's World" Various artists 74 Single only

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