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"Mending Fences" is a song written by Jim Robinson and Andy Byrd, and recorded by American country music group Restless Heart. It was released in January 1993 as the second single from the album Big Iron Horses. The song reached number 13 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart and peaked at number 3 on the Canadian RPM Country Tracks chart. Bassist Paul Gregg sings lead vocals on this song.

"Mending Fences"
Single by Restless Heart
from the album Big Iron Horses
B-side"We're Gonna Be OK"[1]
ReleasedJanuary 18, 1993
Format7" single
LabelRCA Nashville
Songwriter(s)Jim Robinson, Andy Byrd
Producer(s)Josh Leo
Restless Heart
Restless Heart singles chronology
"When She Cries"
"Mending Fences"
"Tell Me What You Dream"


Music videoEdit

The music video was directed by Michael Merriman and premiered in early 1993.

Chart performanceEdit

"Mending Fences" debuted at number 66 on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks for the week of January 23, 1993.

Chart (1993) Peak
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[2] 3
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[3] 13

Year-end chartsEdit

Chart (1993) Position
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[4] 43


  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2008). Hot Country Songs 1944 to 2008. Record Research, Inc. p. 348. ISBN 0-89820-177-2.
  2. ^ "Top RPM Country Tracks: Issue 1732." RPM. Library and Archives Canada. May 1, 1993. Retrieved August 5, 2013.
  3. ^ "Restless Heart Chart History (Hot Country Songs)". Billboard.
  4. ^ "RPM Top 100 Country Tracks of 1993". RPM. December 18, 1993. Retrieved August 5, 2013.