O What a Thrill

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"O What a Thrill"
Single by The Mavericks
from the album What a Crying Shame
B-side "Ain't Found Nobody"
Released 1994
Format CD single
Genre Country
Length 3:13
Label MCA
Writer(s) Jesse Winchester
Producer(s) Don Cook
The Mavericks singles chronology
"What a Crying Shame"
"O What a Thrill"
"There Goes My Heart"

"O What a Thrill" is a song written by Jesse Winchester. It was originally recorded by James House for his 1989 self-titled debut album.[1]

It was later released as a single by American country music group The Mavericks. Released in 1994, it was the second single from the album What a Crying Shame. The song reached number 18 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart.[2]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1994) Peak
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[3] 7
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[4] 18

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1994) Position
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[5] 91


  1. ^ http://articles.chicagotribune.com/1989-04-20/features/8904050945_1_star-single-father-james-house
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 217. 
  3. ^ "RPM Country Tracks." RPM. Library and Archives Canada. September 12, 1994. Retrieved August 4, 2013.
  4. ^ "The Mavericks Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot Country Songs for The Mavericks.
  5. ^ "RPM Top 100 Country Tracks of 1994". RPM. December 12, 1994. Retrieved August 4, 2013. 

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