Red Bandana

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"Red Bandana"
Single by Merle Haggard
from the album Serving 190 Proof
Released March 18, 1979
Genre Country
Length 2:31
Label MCA
Writer(s) Merle Haggard
Producer(s) Fuzzy Owen, Jimmy Bowen
Merle Haggard singles chronology
"The Bull and the Beaver"
(1978)
"Red Bandana"
(1979)
"My Own Kind of Hat"
(1979)

"Red Bandana" is a song written and recorded by American country music artist Merle Haggard. It was released in March 1979 as the first single from the album Serving 190 Proof. The song reached #4 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart.[1]

Content[edit]

The narrator states that he can't grow up and settle down but he can appreciate the way she looks when she has a red bandana tied around her hair.

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1979) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks 4
Canadian RPM Country Tracks 2

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 147. 

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