My Town (Montgomery Gentry song)

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"My Town"
Single by Montgomery Gentry
from the album My Town
Released June 3, 2002
Recorded 2002
Genre Country
Length 4:10 (single edit)
4:46 (album version)
Label Columbia Nashville
Writer(s) Reed Nielsen
Jeffrey Steele
Producer(s) Blake Chancey
Montgomery Gentry singles chronology
"Cold One Comin' On"
(2001)
"My Town"
(2002)
"Speed"
(2002)

"My Town" is a song written by Reed Nielsen and Jeffrey Steele, and recorded by American country music duo Montgomery Gentry. It was released in June 2002 as the lead-off single and title track to their album of the same name. It peaked on the U.S. country chart at #5 and also peaked at #40 on the Billboard Hot 100, making it one of their highest peaking crossover singles.

Content[edit]

The song's narrator describes his hometown.

Music video[edit]

The music video was directed by Guy Guillet. It features the duo on their tour bus, and playing on a stage in their hometown of Boyle County, Kentucky.

Chart positions[edit]

"My Town" debuted at #57 on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks for the week of June 8, 2002.

Chart (2002) Peak
position
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[1] 5
US Billboard Hot 100[2] 40

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (2002) Position
US Country Songs (Billboard)[3] 37

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