This Is It (Jim Reeves song)

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"This Is It"
Single by Jim Reeves
from the album Distant Drums
B-side "There's That Smile Again"
Released February 1965
Genre Country
Label RCA
Writer(s) Cindy Walker
Producer(s) Chet Atkins
Jim Reeves singles chronology
"I Won't Forget You"
(1965)
"This Is It"
(1965)
"Is It Really Over?"
(1965)

"This Is It" is a 1965 single by Jim Reeves. "This Is It" was Reeves' second posthumous single to reach number one on the U.S. country singles chart. The single stayed at the top of the chart for three weeks and spent a total of twenty-two weeks on the chart.[1] "This Is It" also peaked at number eighteen on the "Easy Listening" charts and number eighty-eight on the Billboard Hot 100.[2]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1965) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles 1
U.S. Billboard Easy Listening Singles 18
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 88

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 286. 
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2002). Top Adult Contemporary: 1961-2001. Record Research. p. 202. 

External links[edit]

Preceded by
"King of the Road"
by Roger Miller
Billboard Hot Country Singles
number-one single

May 1-May 8, 1965
Succeeded by
"Girl on the Billboard"
by Del Reeves
Preceded by
"Girl on the Billboard"
by Del Reeves
Billboard Hot Country Singles
number-one single

May 29, 1965
Succeeded by
"What's He Doing in My World"
by Eddy Arnold