Put Your Dreams Away

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For the Frank Sinatra song, see Put Your Dreams Away (For Another Day).
"Put Your Dreams Away"
Single by Mickey Gilley
from the album Put Your Dreams Away
B-side "If I Can Hold Her on the Outside"
Released June 1982
Genre Country
Label Epic
Writer(s) Richard Leigh
Wayland Holyfield
Producer(s) Jim Ed Norman
Mickey Gilley singles chronology
"Tears of the Lonely"
(1982)
"Put Your Dreams Away"
(1982)
"Talk to Me"
(1982)

" "Put Your Dreams Away" is a song written by Richard Leigh and Wayland Holyfield, and performed by American country music artist Mickey Gilley. It was released in June 1982 aas the first single and title track from the album Put Your Dreams Away. The song became Mickey Gilley's fourteenth number one on the country chart. The single stayed at number one for one week and spent a total of twelve weeks on the country chart.[1]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1982) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles 1
Canadian RPM Country Tracks 1

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 137. 

External links[edit]

Preceded by
"What's Forever For"
by Michael Martin Murphey
Billboard Hot Country Singles
number-one single

October 2, 1982
Succeeded by
"Yesterday's Wine"
by Merle Haggard and George Jones
Preceded by
"Hey! Baby"
by Anne Murray
RPM Country Tracks
number-one single

October 9, 1982
Succeeded by
"What's Forever For"
by Michael Martin Murphey