(Turn Out the Light And) Love Me Tonight

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"(Turn Out the Light And) Love Me Tonight"
Single by Don Williams
from the album You're My Best Friend
B-side "Reason to Be"
Released August 1975
Genre Country
Label ABC/Dot
Writer(s) Bob McDill
Producer(s) Allen Reynolds
Don Williams
Don Williams singles chronology
"You're My Best Friend"
(1975)
"(Turn Out the Light And) Love Me Tonight"
(1975)
"'Til the Rivers All Run Dry"
(1975)

"(Turn Out the Light And) Love Me Tonight" is a song written by Bob McDill, and recorded by American country music artist Don Williams. It was released in August 1975 as the second single from the album You're My Best Friend. "(Turn Out the Light And) Love Me Tonight" was Don Williams' ninth country hit and his third number one on the country chart. The single went to number one for one week and spent a total of twelve weeks on the country chart.[1]

Cover versions[edit]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1975) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles 1
Canadian RPM Country Tracks 5

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 385. 
Preceded by
"San Antonio Stroll"
by Tanya Tucker
Billboard Hot Country Singles
number-one single

November 1, 1975
Succeeded by
"I'm Sorry"
by John Denver