Two Pink Lines

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"Two Pink Lines"
Single by Eric Church
from the album Sinners Like Me
Released August 28, 2006 (2006-08-28)
Format CD single
Genre Country
Length 3:27
Label Capitol Nashville
Writer(s) Eric Church
Victoria Shaw
Producer(s) Jay Joyce
Eric Church singles chronology
"How 'Bout You"
(2006)
"Two Pink Lines"
(2006)
"Guys Like Me"
(2007)

"Two Pink Lines" is a song co-written and recorded by American country music artist Eric Church. It was released in August 2006 as the second single from his debut album Sinners Like Me. Church wrote the song with Victoria Shaw.

Content[edit]

The narrator befriends and has sexual intercourse with a woman during his young adult years. She takes a pregnancy test and the male becomes concerned over the results.[1] When the test produces a negative result, the two of them are relieved, and she leaves.

Critical reception[edit]

The song received a favorable review from Deborah Evans Price of Billboard, who wrote that "Church and co-writer Shaw have carefully crafted the lyric so the listener is drawn into the story, and Church's engaging performance brings the characters to life as they sit waiting for their future to unfold."[1]

Music video[edit]

The music video was directed by Peter Zavadil and premiered in August 2006.[2]

Chart performance[edit]

The song debuted at number 52 on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Songs chart for the week of September 2, 2006.[3]

Chart (2006) Peak
position
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[4] 19

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Price, Deborah Evans (August 26, 2006). "Reviews". Billboard. Retrieved June 3, 2012. 
  2. ^ "CMT : Videos : Eric Church : Two Pink Lines". Country Music Television. Retrieved June 3, 2012. 
  3. ^ Morris, Edward (August 26, 2006). "Trace Adkins and Keith Urban Flex Their Muscles". Country Music Television. Retrieved June 3, 2012. 
  4. ^ "Eric Church Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot Country Songs for Eric Church.

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