Before My Time

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"Before My Time"
Single by John Conlee
from the album Forever
Released 1979
Genre Country
Length 2:40
Label MCA
Writer(s) Ben Peters
Producer(s) Bud Logan
John Conlee singles chronology
"Backside of Thirty"
"Before My Time"
"Baby, You're Something"

"Before My Time" is a song written by Ben Peters, and recorded by American country music artist John Conlee. It was released in 1979 as the first single from the album Forever. The song reached #2 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart.[1]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1979) Peak
U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks 2
Canadian RPM Country Tracks 1
Preceded by
"I May Never Get to Heaven"
by Conway Twitty
RPM Country Tracks
number-one single

October 27, 1979
Succeeded by
"Stolen Moments"
by R. Harlan Smith and Chris Nielsen


  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 87.