I Don't Think I Will" is a song written by Doug Johnson, and recorded by American country music artist James Bonamy. It was released on May 14, 1996 as the third single from the album . The song reached number 2 on the What I Live to Do Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart and is his highest-charting single.
Content [ edit ]
The song is a ballad in which the narrator discusses loving his significant other forever.
Critical reception [ edit ]
Dan Kuchar of
thought that "I Don't Think I Will" was one of the strongest tracks on the album, saying that it was "tender." Country Standard Time Bob Paxman, in [3 ] The Encyclopedia of Country Music, wrote that Bonamy is "capable of tackling emotionally complex ballads, even with his relative youth and limited life experience." [4 ]
Music video [ edit ]
The music video was directed by Greg Crutcher and premiered in mid-1996.
Chart performance [ edit ]
"I Don't Think I Will" debuted at number 67 on the U.S.
Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks for the week of May 11, 1996.
Year-end charts [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ Whitburn, Joel (2008). Hot Country Songs 1944 to 2008. Record Research, Inc. p. 54. ISBN 0-89820-177-2.
^ Kuchar, Dan. ". What I Live to Do review" Country Standard Time . Retrieved 31 August 2010.
^ Paul Kingsbury, ed. (November 5, 1998). . Oxford University. p. 44. The Encyclopedia of Country Music
^ " RPM Country Tracks. . September 30, 1996. Retrieved July 20, 2013. RPM
^ " James Bonamy Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot Country Songs for James Bonamy.
^ "RPM Top 100 Country Tracks of 1996". . December 16, 1996 RPM . Retrieved July 20, 2013.
^ "Best of 1996: Country Songs". . Billboard Prometheus Global Media. 1996 . Retrieved July 20, 2013.