The Lucky One (Faith Hill song)

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"The Lucky One"
Single by Faith Hill
from the album Fireflies
Released February 13, 2006
Format Digital download
Recorded April 3, 2004[1]
Genre Country
Length 3:37
Label Warner Bros. Nashville
Writer(s) Brad Warren
Brett Warren

Jay Joyce
Producer(s) Byron Gallimore, Faith Hill
Faith Hill singles chronology
"Like We Never Loved at All"
(2006)
"The Lucky One"
(2006)
"Sunshine and Summertime"
(2006)

"The Lucky One" is a song recorded by American country singer Faith Hill. It was released in February 2006 as the third single from the album Fireflies (2005). The song was a Top 10 Country hit in 2006.[2] It was co-written by Brad and Brett Warren (also known as The Warren Brothers), who also wrote Hill's 2007 single "Red Umbrella", and Jay Joyce. Brett Warren also sings harmony vocals on this song.

Chart performance[edit]

"The Lucky One" debuted on the Country Top 40 in 2006. It was Hill's third single released from Fireflies, and her second single released from the album as a solo artist. "The Lucky One" peaked among the Top 10 at No. 5, her third Top 10 Country hit from the album.

"The Lucky One" was one of three other singles released after Hill's lead single, "Mississippi Girl" to reach the Top 10 on the Country charts.

Music video[edit]

"The Lucky One"'s music video shows Hill mainly performing with her band, singing on various stages, while also showing showing various clips of Hill laughing and talking backstage. It was directed by Chris Hicky.

Personnel[edit]

Compiled from liner notes.[1]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (2006) Peak
position
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[3] 5
US Billboard Hot 100[4] 69

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (2006) Position
US Country Songs (Billboard)[5] 42

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Fireflies (CD booklet). Faith Hill. Nashville, Tennessee: Warner Bros. Records Nashville. 2005. 48794-2. 
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2008). Hot Country Songs 1944 to 2008. Record Research, Inc. pp. 188–189. ISBN 0-89820-177-2. 
  3. ^ "Faith Hill Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot Country Songs for Faith Hill.
  4. ^ "Faith Hill Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot 100 for Faith Hill.
  5. ^ "Best of 2006: Country Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. 2006. Retrieved July 11, 2012.