Somebody's Gonna Love You

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"Somebody's Gonna Love You"
Single by Lee Greenwood
from the album Somebody's Gonna Love You
Released July 1983
Genre Country
Length 3:42
Label MCA
Writer(s) Rafe VanHoy
Don Cook
Producer(s) Jerry Crutchfield
Lee Greenwood singles chronology
"I.O.U."
(1983)
"Somebody's Gonna Love You"
(1984)
"Going, Going Gone"
(1984)

"Somebody's Gonna Love You" is a song written by Rafe VanHoy and Don Cook, and recorded by American country music artist Lee Greenwood. It was released in July 1983 as the second single and title track from the album Somebody's Gonna Love You. The song was Lee Greenwood's sixth country hit and the first of his seven number ones on the country chart. The single went to number one for week and spent a total of thirteen weeks on the country chart.[1]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1983) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles 1
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 96
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. 144. 

External links[edit]

Preceded by
"Islands in the Stream"
by Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton
Billboard Hot Country Singles
number-one single

November 12, 1983
Succeeded by
"One of a Kind Pair of Fools"
by Barbara Mandrell