When Your Lips Are So Close
|"When Your Lips Are So Close"|
|Single by Gord Bamford|
|from the album Country Junkie|
|Released||September 9, 2013|
|Label||Cache/Sony Music Canada|
|Gord Bamford singles chronology|
"When Your Lips Are So Close" is a song recorded by Canadian country music artist Gord Bamford. It was released in September 2013 as the first single from his sixth studio album, Country Junkie. Bamford premiered the single at the Canadian Country Music Association Awards. It peaked at number 1 on the Billboard Canada Country chart.
Shenieka Russell-Metcalf of Top Country wrote that the song "shows his intimate side." Dustin Blumhagen of Country Standard Time called it "a radio friendly mid tempo love song, which can easily be mistaken for a Toby Keith hit."
"When Your Lips Are So Close" debuted at number 87 on the Canadian Hot 100 for the week of September 28, 2013, and reached its peak at number 42. It was a Number One hit on the Billboard Canada Country chart for the week dated November 30, 2013.
|Canada (Canadian Hot 100)||42|
|Canada Country (Billboard)||1|
"Mine Would Be You"
by Blake Shelton
|Billboard Canada Country
November 30, 2013
by Dean Brody
|Canada (Music Canada)||Gold|
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- Russell-Metcalf, Shenieka (October 11, 2013). "Reviewed: Gord Bamford’s “Country Junkie”". Top Country. Retrieved November 21, 2013.
- Blumhagen, Dustin. "Gord Bamford – Country Junkie". Country Standard Time. Retrieved November 21, 2013.
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- "Gord Bamford Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Canada Country for Gord Bamford.
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