Sam's Place

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"Sam's Place"
Single by Buck Owens
from the album Your Tender Loving Care
B-side "Don't Ever Tell Me Goodbye"
Released March 13, 1967
Genre Country
Length 2:00
Label Capitol
Writer(s) Buck Owens
Red Simpson
Producer(s) Ken Nelson
Buck Owens singles chronology
"Where Does the Good Times Go"
(1966)
"Sam's Place"
(1967)
"Your Tender Loving Care"
(1967)

"Sam's Place" is a 1967 country song written by Red Simpson and recorded by Buck Owens. The single went to number one on the country charts spending three weeks at the top and a total of thirteen weeks on the country charts.[1] The song is about a country nightclub called "Sam's Place", of which the singer is a regular patron. Other patrons include two women named "Shimmy-Shakin' Tina" from Pasadena and "Hootchie-Kootchie Hattie" from Cincinnati.

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1967) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles 1
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 92

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 257. 

External links[edit]

Preceded by
"Need You"
by Sonny James
Billboard Hot Country Singles
number-one single

May 13-May 27, 1967
Succeeded by
"It's Such a Pretty World Today"
by Wynn Stewart