My Town (Montgomery Gentry song)
|Single by Montgomery Gentry|
|from the album My Town|
|Released||June 3, 2002|
|Length||4:10 (single edit)
4:46 (album version)
|Montgomery Gentry singles chronology|
"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.
The song's narrator describes his hometown.
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.
"My Town" debuted at #57 on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks for the week of June 8, 2002.
|US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)||5|
|US Billboard Hot 100||40|
|US Country Songs (Billboard)||37|
- American country music parody artist Cledus T. Judd released a parody of "My Town" titled "My Crowd" on his 2003 album A Six Pack of Judd.