Who's Gonna Mow Your Grass

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"Who's Gonna Mow Your Grass"
Single by Buck Owens
B-side "There's Gonna Be Some Changes Made"
Released January 13, 1969
Format 7" single
Genre Country
Length 2:25
Label Capitol
Writer(s) Buck Owens
Producer(s) Ken Nelson
Buck Owens singles chronology
"Things I Saw Happening at the Fountain"
(1968)
"Who's Gonna Mow Your Grass"
(1969)
"Johnny B. Goode"
(1969)

"Who's Gonna Mow Your Grass" is a 1969 single written and recorded by Buck Owens. "Who's Gonna Mow Your Grass" was a number one song on the country charts. The single stayed at number one for two weeks and spent a total of fourteen weeks on the country charts.[1]

Content[edit]

The song features an example of fuzztone in country music. Its lyrics are about a man who "hopes to regain favor with a fickle sweetheart by reminding her about all the menial chores he willingly performs."[2]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1969) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles 1
U.S. Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100 6
Canadian RPM Country Tracks 1

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Preceded by
"Only the Lonely"
by Sonny James
Billboard Hot Country Singles
number-one single

March 29-April 5, 1969
Succeeded by
"Woman of the World (Leave My World Alone)"
by Loretta Lynn
RPM Country Tracks
number-one single

May 5, 1969
Succeeded by
"My Woman's Good to Me"
by David Houston