Let Me Tell You About Love

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"Let Me Tell You About Love"
Single by The Judds
from the album River of Time
B-side "Water of Love"
Released June 26, 1989
Genre Country
Length 3:01
Label RCA/Curb
Writer(s) Carl Perkins
Paul Kennerley
Brent Maher
Producer(s) Brent Maher
The Judds singles chronology
"Young Love (Strong Love)"
(1989)
"Let Me Tell You About Love"
(1989)
"One Man Woman"
(1989)

"Let Me Tell You About Love" is the title of a song written by Carl Perkins, Paul Kennerley and Brent Maher, and recorded by American country music duo The Judds. It was released in June 1989 as the second single from the album River of Time. The song was The Judds' fourteenth and final number one on the country chart. The RCA/Curb single, 8947-7-R, b/w "Water of Love", went to number one for one week and spent a total of fifteen weeks on the country chart.[1] The record also reached number one on the Canadian RPM Country Tracks chart.

Carl Perkins played lead guitar on the recording.

The song appeared on their 1991 Greatest Hits Volume Two collection.

Chart performance[edit]

"Let Me Tell You About Love" debuted on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks for the week of July 8, 1989.

Chart (1989) Peak
position
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[2] 1
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[3] 1

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1989) Position
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[4] 12
US Country Songs (Billboard)[5] 8

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 184. 
  2. ^ "RPM Country Tracks." RPM. Library and Archives Canada. October 9, 1989. Retrieved August 28, 2013.
  3. ^ "The Judds Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot Country Songs for The Judds.
  4. ^ "RPM Top 100 Country Tracks of 1989". RPM. December 23, 1989. Retrieved August 28, 2013. 
  5. ^ "Best of 1989: Country Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. 1989. Retrieved August 28, 2013. 

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Preceded by
"Above and Beyond"
by Rodney Crowell
Billboard Hot Country Singles
number-one single

September 30, 1989
Succeeded by
"I Got Dreams"
by Steve Wariner
RPM Country Tracks
number-one single

October 9, 1989
Succeeded by
"Killin' Time"
by Clint Black