Try a Little Kindness (song)
|"Try a Little Kindness"|
|Single by Glen Campbell|
|from the album Try a Little Kindness|
|B-side||"Lonely My Lonely Friend"|
|Genre||Country, Adult contemporary|
|Glen Campbell singles chronology|
"Try a Little Kindness" is the title of a song written by Curt Sapaugh and Bobby Austin, first recorded by American country music singer Glen Campbell. The song was hit on three different music charts: it peaked at number two for one week on the country charts. "Try a Little Kindness" went to number one for one week on the Easy Listening charts as well as peaking at number twenty-three on the Billboard Hot 100.
Other versions of the song
- The Wilburn Brothers - on their 1969 album "Little Johnny From Down the Street"
- Wanda Jackson - on her 1969 album Country
- Jack Greene - on his 1970 album Lord is That Me
- Lynn Anderson - on her 1970 album I'm Alright
- Kitty Wells - on her 1971 album Pledging My Love
- The Oak Ridge Boys - on their 1971 album "Talk About the Good Times"
- The Whites - on their 1996 album Give A Little Back
- Bobby Osborne & the Rocky Top X-Press - on their 2006 album Try a Little Kindness
- Frances Yip (葉麗儀), female Hong Kong singer - on her 1972 album Frances Yip Golden Hits
- Cecilia Wong (黃思雯), female Hong Kong singer - on her 1977 album Carry On Till Tomorrow‧Paloma Blanca
|Australian Go-Set Chart||10|
|Canadian RPM Country Tracks||1|
|Canadian RPM Top Singles||5|
|Canadian RPM Adult Contemporary||1|
|New Zealand Singles Chart||4|
|U.K. Singles Chart||45|
|U.S. Billboard Hot 100||23|
|U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles||2|
|U.S. Billboard Easy Listening||1|
- Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 66.
- Whitburn, Joel (2002). Top Adult Contemporary: 1961-2001. Record Research. p. 44.
by Harlow Wilcox
|RPM Country Tracks
December 6, 1969
"She Even Woke Me Up to Say Goodbye"
by Jerry Lee Lewis
"Wedding Bell Blues" by The Fifth Dimension
|Billboard Easy Listening Singles number-one single by Glen Campbell
November 15, 1969
"Leaving on a Jet Plane" by Peter, Paul & Mary
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