Don't Fight the Feelings of Love

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"Don't Fight the Feelings of Love"
Single by Charley Pride
from the album Sweet Country
B-side "Tennessee Girl"
Released April 1973
Genre Country
Label RCA
Writer(s) John Schweers
Producer(s) Jack Clement
Charley Pride singles chronology
"A Shoulder to Cry On"
(1973)
"Don't Fight the Feelings of Love"
(1973)
"Amazing Love"
(1973)

"Don't Fight the Feelings of Love" is a song written by John Schweers, and recorded by American country music artist Charley Pride. It was released in April 1973 as the first single from the album Sweet Country. "Don't Fight the Feelings of Love" was Pride's twelfth number one on the U.S. country singles chart. The single stayed at number one for a single week and spent a total of thirteen weeks on the chart.[1]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1973) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles 1
U.S. Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100 1
Canadian RPM Country Tracks 1

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 276. 

External links[edit]

Preceded by
"Satin Sheets"
by Jeanne Pruett
Billboard Hot Country Singles
number-one single

June 30, 1973
Succeeded by
"Why Me"
by Kris Kristofferson
Preceded by
"You Always Come Back (To Hurting Me)"
by Johnny Rodriguez
RPM Country Tracks
number-one single

June 30, 1973
Succeeded by
"Ravishing Ruby"
by Tom T. Hall
Preceded by
"Love Is the Foundation"
by Loretta Lynn
RPM Country Tracks
number-one single

July 28-August 4, 1973
Succeeded by
"You Were Always There"
by Donna Fargo