Never Be You
|"Never Be You"|
|Single by Rosanne Cash|
|from the album Rhythm & Romance|
|Rosanne Cash singles chronology|
"Never Be You" is the title of a song written by Tom Petty and Benmont Tench, and recorded by American country music artist Rosanne Cash. It was released in September 1985 as the second single from the album Rhythm & Romance. "Never Be You" was Rosanne Cash's fifth number one on the country chart. The single went to number one for one week and spent a total of 16 weeks on the chart. "Never Be You" was first released in 1983 by Maria McKee and appeared on the "Streets of Fire" film soundtrack album; Cash recorded a version for the film, but her version was not used (Cash's original version was released for the first time on her 2005 compilation "The Very Best of Rosanne Cash").
|U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles||1|
|Canadian RPM Country Tracks||2|
- Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 77.
by Dan Seals
|Billboard Hot Country Singles
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|Billboard Hot Country Songs
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