My Eyes Can Only See as Far as You

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"My Eyes Can Only See as Far as You"
Single by Charley Pride
from the album Happiness of Having You
B-side "Oklahoma Morning"
Released February 1976
Genre Country
Label RCA
Writer(s) Naomi Martin
Jimmy Payne
Producer(s) Jerry Bradley
Charley Pride singles chronology
"The Happiness of Having You"
"My Eyes Can Only See as Far as You"
"A Whole Lotta Things to Sing About"

"My Eyes Can Only See as Far as You" is a song written by Naomi Martin and Jimmy Payne, and recorded by American country music artist Charley Pride. It was released in February 1976 as the second single fronm the album Happiness of Having You. "My Eyes Can Only See as Far as You" would be Charley Pride's sixteenth number one song on the country charts. The single stayed at number one for a single week and spent a total of ten weeks on the country chart.[1]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1976) Peak
U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles 1
Canadian RPM Country Tracks 1


  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 277. 
Preceded by
"Don't the Girls All Get Prettier at Closing Time"
by Mickey Gilley
Billboard Hot Country Singles
number-one single

May 8, 1976
Succeeded by
"What Goes On When the Sun Goes Down"
by Ronnie Milsap
RPM Country Tracks
number-one single

May 22, 1976