America (Waylon Jennings song)

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"America"
Single by Waylon Jennings
from the album Waylon's Greatest Hits, Vol. 2
Released September 20, 1984
Genre Country
Label RCA
Writer(s) Sammy Johns
Producer(s) Jerry Bridges, Gary Scruggs
Waylon Jennings singles chronology
"Never Could Toe the Mark"
(1984)
"America"
(1984)
"Waltz Me to Heaven"
(1985)

"America" is the title of a song written by Sammy Johns and recorded by American country music artist Waylon Jennings. It was released in September 1984 as the first new single from the album Waylon's Greatest Hits, Vol. 2. The song reached #6 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart.[1]

Music video[edit]

The music video was directed by David Hogan and premiered in September 1984. It features shots from all across the United States.

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1984-1985) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks 6

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 176.