Bayou Boys

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"Bayou Boys"
Single by Eddy Raven
from the album Temporary Sanity
B-side "Angel Fire"
Released August 1989
Genre Country
Label Capitol
Writer(s) Eddy Raven
Troy Seals
Frank J. Myers
Producer(s) Barry Beckett
Eddy Raven singles chronology
"In a Letter to You"
(1989)
"Bayou Boys"
(1989)
"Sooner or Later"
(1990)

"Bayou Boys" is the title of a song co-written and recorded by American country music artist Eddy Raven. It was released in August 1989 as the second single from his album Temporary Sanity. "Bayou Boys" was Eddy Raven's sixth and final number one on the country chart. The single went to number one for one week and spent fourteen weeks on the country chart.[1] It was written by Raven, Troy Seals and Frank J. Myers.

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1989) Peak
position
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[2] 1
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[3] 1

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1989) Position
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[4] 20
US Country Songs (Billboard)[5] 25

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 281. 
  2. ^ "RPM Country Tracks." RPM. Library and Archives Canada. November 25, 1989. Retrieved August 28, 2013.
  3. ^ "Eddy Raven Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot Country Songs for Eddy Raven.
  4. ^ "RPM Top 100 Country Tracks of 1989". RPM. December 23, 1989. Retrieved August 28, 2013. 
  5. ^ "Best of 1989: Country Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. 1989. Retrieved August 28, 2013. 

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Preceded by
"Burnin' Old Memories"
by Kathy Mattea
Billboard Hot Country Singles
number-one single

November 18, 1989
Succeeded by
"Yellow Roses"
by Dolly Parton
Preceded by
"Say What's in Your Heart"
by Restless Heart
RPM Country Tracks
number-one single

November 25, 1989
Succeeded by
"It's Just a Matter of Time"
by Randy Travis