What's a Guy Gotta Do

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"What's a Guy Gotta Do"
Single by Joe Nichols
from the album Revelation
Released November 8, 2004
Recorded 2004
Genre Country
Length 2:22
Label Universal South
Writer(s) Don Sampson, Joe Nichols, Kelley Lovelace
Producer(s) Brent Rowan
Joe Nichols singles chronology
"If Nobody Believed in You"
(2004)
"What's a Guy Gotta Do"
(2004)
"Tequila Makes Her Clothes Fall Off"
(2005)

"What's a Guy Gotta Do" is a song co-written and recorded by American country music artist Joe Nichols. It was released in November 2004 as the second and final single from his album Revelation. It peaked at number 4 on the United States Billboard Hot Country Songs chart and number 64 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart. The song was written by Nichols, Kelley Lovelace and Don Sampson.

Content[edit]

The song is an up-tempo in which the narrator asks himself, "what's a guy gotta do to get a girl in this town?"

Music video[edit]

The music video was directed by Peter Zavadil, and features a man who tries unsuccessfully to get a girlfriend, from being maced in the eyes to getting arrested for being accused of harassment at Wal-Mart. The video was shot on December 2, 2004.

Chart performance[edit]

"What's a Guy Gotta Do" debuted at number 55 on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks for the week of November 20, 2004.

Chart (2004-2005) Peak
position
US Billboard Hot 100[1] 64
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[2] 4

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (2005) Position
US Country Songs (Billboard)[3] 21

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Joe Nichols Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot 100 for Joe Nichols. Retrieved February 9, 2011.
  2. ^ "Joe Nichols Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot Country Songs for Joe Nichols. Retrieved February 9, 2011.
  3. ^ "Best of 2005: Country Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. 2005. Retrieved June 16, 2012. 

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