Love the World Away

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"Love the World Away"
Single by Kenny Rogers
from the album Urban Cowboy (soundtrack)
B-side "Sayin' Goodbye Requiem Goin' Home to Rock"
Released June 23, 1980
Genre Country
Length 3:11
Label Liberty
Writer(s) Bob Morrison
Johnny Wilson
Kenny Rogers singles chronology
"Don't Fall in Love with a Dreamer"
(1980)
"Love the World Away"
(1980)
"Lady"
(1980)

"Love the World Away" is a song written by Bob Morrison and Johnny Wilson, and recorded by American country music artist Kenny Rogers. It was released in June 1980 as the second single from the Urban Cowboy soundtrack. The song reached number 4 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles chart[1] and number 1 on the RPM Country Tracks chart in Canada.[2]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1980) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles 4
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 14
Canadian RPM Country Tracks 1
Canadian RPM Top Singles 25
Preceded by
"Wayfaring Stranger"
by Emmylou Harris
RPM Country Tracks
number-one single

August 30-September 6, 1981
Succeeded by
"Tennessee River"
by Alabama

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