It's Been a Great Afternoon

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"It's Been a Great Afternoon"
Single by Merle Haggard
from the album I'm Always on a Mountain When I Fall
Released July 24, 1978
Genre Country
Length 2:13
Label MCA
Writer(s) Merle Haggard
Producer(s) Fuzzy Owen
Hank Cochran
Merle Haggard singles chronology
"I'm Always on a Mountain When I Fall"
(1978)
"It's Been a Great Afternoon"
(1978)
"The Bull and the Beaver"
(1978)

"It's Been a Great Afternoon" is a song written and recorded by American country music artist Merle Haggard. It was released in July 1978 as the second single from the album I'm Always on a Mountain When I Fall. The song reached #2 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart.[1]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1978) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks 2
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. 147. 

External links[edit]

Preceded by
"Heartbreaker"
by Dolly Parton
RPM Country Tracks
number-one single

October 28, 1978
Succeeded by
"Let's Take the Long Way Around the World"
by Ronnie Milsap