One Emotion (song)

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"One Emotion"
Single by Clint Black
from the album One Emotion
B-side "You Made Me Feel"[1]
Released July 3, 1995
Format 7" single, CD single
Genre Country
Length 2:42
Label RCA Nashville
Writer(s) Clint Black
Hayden Nicholas
Producer(s) James Stroud
Clint Black singles chronology
"Summer's Comin'"
"One Emotion"
"Life Gets Away"

"One Emotion" is a song co-written and recorded by American country music artist Clint Black. It was released in July 1995 as the fourth single and title track from album his album One Emotion. The song was written by Black and Hayden Nicholas.

Critical reception[edit]

Larry Flick, of Billboard magazine reviewed the song favorably, calling it a "pretty love song laced with steel guitar." He goes on to say "no bells and whistles here, just Black's usually flawless delivery of a solid song."[2]

Music video[edit]

The music video was directed by Clint Black himself and premiered in July 1995.

Chart performance[edit]

The song spent 20 weeks on Hot Country Songs in 1995, debuting at number 64 on the chart dated for the week ending July 8 and spending two weeks at a peak of number 2.[1] In Canada, the song peaked at Number One on the RPM Country Tracks charts dated for the week ending September 18, 1995.[3]

Chart (1995) Peak
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[4] 1
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[5] 2

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1995) Position
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[6] 47
US Country Songs (Billboard)[7] 30
Preceded by
"She Ain't Your Ordinary Girl"
by Alabama
RPM Country Tracks
number-one single

September 18, 1995
Succeeded by
"I Like It, I Love It"
by Tim McGraw


  1. ^ a b Whitburn, Joel (2008). Hot Country Songs 1944 to 2008. Record Research, Inc. pp. 50–51. ISBN 0-89820-177-2. 
  2. ^ Billboard, July 22, 1995
  3. ^ "RPM Country Tracks listing for September 18, 1995". RPM. Retrieved 18 August 2010. 
  4. ^ "RPM Country Tracks." RPM. Library and Archives Canada. September 18, 1995. Retrieved July 21, 2013.
  5. ^ "Clint Black Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot Country Songs for Clint Black.
  6. ^ "RPM Top 100 Country Tracks of 1995". RPM. December 18, 1995. Retrieved July 21, 2013. 
  7. ^ "Best of 1995: Country Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. 1995. Retrieved July 21, 2013. 

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