Give Me Forty Acres (To Turn This Rig Around)

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"Give Me Forty Acres (To Turn This Rig Around)"
Single by The Willis Brothers
from the album Give Me Forty Acres
B-side "Gonna Buy Me a Juke Box"
Released 1964
Genre Country
Label Starday
The Willis Brothers singles chronology
"Give Me Forty Acres (To Turn This Rig Around)"
"A Six Foot Two by Four"

"Give Me Forty Acres (To Turn This Rig Around)" is a single by American country music group The Willis Brothers. Released in 1964, it was the first single from their album Give Me Forty Acres. The song peaked at number 9 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles chart.[1] It also reached number 1 on the RPM Country Tracks chart in Canada.[2]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1964) Peak
U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles 9
Canadian RPM Country Tracks 1


  1. ^ "The Willis Brothers singles". Allmusic. Retrieved 31 March 2011. 
  2. ^ "RPM Country Singles for November 9, 1964". RPM. Retrieved 31 March 2011. 
Preceded by
"Please Talk to My Heart"
by Ray Price
RPM Country Tracks
number-one single

November 9, 1964
Succeeded by
"The Lumberjack"
by Hal Willis