She's Crazy for Leavin'

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"She's Crazy for Leavin'"
Single by Rodney Crowell
from the album Diamonds & Dirt
B-side Brand New Rag
Released September 1988
Format 7"
Recorded November 1987
Genre Country
Length 3:16
Label Columbia
Writer(s) Rodney Crowell and Guy Clark
Producer(s) Tony Brown and Rodney Crowell
Rodney Crowell singles chronology
"I Couldn't Leave You If I Tried"
(1988)
"She's Crazy for Leavin'"
(1988)
"After All This Time"
(1989)

"She's Crazy for Leavin'" is a song co-written and recorded by American country music artist Rodney Crowell. It was released in September 1988 as the third single from the album Diamonds & Dirt. "She's Crazy for Leavin'" was Rodney Crowell's second number one country hit as a solo artist. The single went to number one for one week and spent a total of fourteen weeks on the country chart.[1] It was written by Crowell and Guy Clark, who originally recorded it on his 1981 album The South Coast of Texas, which Crowell produced.

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1988–1989) Peak
position
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[2] 1

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1989) Position
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[3] 50
US Country Songs (Billboard)[4] 80

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 93. 
  2. ^ "Rodney Crowell Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot Country Songs for Rodney Crowell.
  3. ^ "RPM Top 100 Country Tracks of 1989". RPM. December 23, 1989. Retrieved August 28, 2013. 
  4. ^ "Best of 1989: Country Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. 1989. Retrieved August 28, 2013. 
Preceded by
"Change of Heart"
by The Judds
Billboard Hot Country Singles
number-one single

January 21, 1989
Succeeded by
"Deeper Than the Holler"
by Randy Travis