Let's Make Love (song)

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"Let's Make Love"
Single by Faith Hill and Tim McGraw
from the album Breathe
B-side "There Will Come a Day"[1]
Released 2000
Format CD single
Genre Country
Length 4:11
Label Warner Bros. Nashville
Writer(s) Marv Green
Aimee Mayo
Chris Lindsey
Bill Luther
Producer(s) Byron Gallimore and Faith Hill
Faith Hill chronology
"The Way You Love Me"
(2000)
"Let's Make Love"
(2000)
"Where Are You Christmas?"
(2000)

"Let's Make Love" is a song written by Marv Green, Aimee Mayo, Chris Lindsey and Bill Luther, and recorded by American country music artist Faith Hill and her husband Tim McGraw as a duet. It was released in 2000 as the third single from Hill's album, Breathe. The song reached number 6 on Hot Country Songs. An accompanying video was released in black and white, and featured McGraw and Hill in and around Paris. The song won them a Grammy Award for Best Country Collaboration with Vocals in 2001.

Its b-side, "There Will Come a Day", later charted at number 35 on Hot Country Songs in 2001, based on unsolicited airplay.

Cover[edit]

The Italian singer Patrizio Buanne covered this song twice in the album Forever Begins Tonight: in English and in a bilingual Spanish and English version.

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (2000) Peak
position
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[2] 5
US Billboard Hot 100[3] 54
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[4] 6

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (2000) Position
US Country Songs (Billboard)[5] 37

Parodies[edit]

  • American country music parody artist Cledus T. Judd released a parody of "Let's Make Love" titled "Let's Shoot Dove" on his 2002 album Cledus Envy.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2008). Hot Country Songs 1944 to 2008. Record Research, Inc. pp. 272–273. ISBN 0-89820-177-2. 
  2. ^ "Top RPM Country Tracks: Issue 7083." RPM. Library and Archives Canada. October 9, 2000. Retrieved July 8, 2013.
  3. ^ "Faith Hill Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot 100 for Faith Hill.
  4. ^ "Faith Hill Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot Country Songs for Faith Hill.
  5. ^ "Best of 2000: Country Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. 2000. Retrieved August 15, 2012. 

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