Sittin' on Top of the World is LeAnn Rimes' third studio album that was released on May 5, 1998 by Curb Records.


  1. Commitment 4:36
  2. Looking Through Your Eyes 4:05
  3. Undeniable 3:44
  4. Feels Like Home 4:30
  5. Surrender 4:06
  6. These Arms Of Mine 2:57
  7. Nothin' New Under The Moon 3:31
  8. When Am I Gonna Get Over You 3:27
  9. Rock Me 3:42
  10. More Than Anyone Deserves 4:19
  11. Insensitive 4:19
  12. All The Lovin' And Hurtin' 3:57
  13. Sittin' On Top Of The World 4:15
  14. The Heart Never Forgets 3:52
  15. Purple Rain 4:52

Album Background[]

The album contains cover versions of "Insensitive" by Jann Arden, "Sittin' on Top of the World" by Amanda Marshall, "Purple Rain" by Prince, and "Rock Me (In the Cradle of Love)" by Deborah Allen.

Chart Performance[]

"Sittin' on Top of the World" debuted at #4 on Billboard 200 in its 1st week with 156,500 copies sold, it peaked at #3 in its 2nd week. The album spent 3 weeks in top 10 and 37 weeks in Billboard 200.

Critical Reception[]

Stephen Thomas Erlewine of AllMusic gave the album 2.5 out of 5 stars, writing: "Only three songs have any country feel to them, and they just barely fit that description…Most of the record consists of mid-tempo pop songs."