Write This Down (song)

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This article is about the song by George Strait. For other uses, see Write This Down.
"Write This Down"
Single by George Strait
from the album Always Never the Same
B-side "4 Minus 3 Equals Zero"
Released March 18, 1999
Format CD Single, 7" single
Genre Country
Length 3:41
Label MCA Nashville 72095
Writer(s) Dana Hunt
Kent Robbins
Producer(s) Tony Brown
George Strait singles chronology
"Write This Down"
"What Do You Say to That"

"Write This Down" is a song written by Dana Hunt and Kent Robbins, and performed by American country music singer George Strait. It was released in March 1999 as the second single from his album Always Never the Same. It was Strait's 36th Number One single on the Hot Country Singles & Tracks (now Hot Country Songs) chart. It also reached number 27 on the Billboard Hot 100.

Music video[edit]

The music video was directed by Deaton Flanigen, Bill Young, and Jack Hattingh. It is a live video, filmed at his concert at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida and premiered in mid-1999.

Chart positions[edit]

Peak positions[edit]

"Write This Down" debuted at number 57 on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks for the week of March 13, 1999.

Chart (1999) Peak
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[1] 1
US Billboard Hot 100[2] 27
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[3] 1

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1999) Position
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[4] 7
US Billboard Hot 100[5] 98
US Country Songs (Billboard)[6] 2


  1. ^ "RPM Country Tracks." RPM. Library and Archives Canada. July 5, 1999. Retrieved July 7, 2013.
  2. ^ "George Strait Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot 100 for George Strait.
  3. ^ "George Strait Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot Country Songs for George Strait.
  4. ^ "RPM Top 100 Country Tracks of 1999". RPM. December 13, 1999. Retrieved July 7, 2013. 
  5. ^ "Billboard Top 100 - 1999". Retrieved 2010-08-28. 
  6. ^ "Best of 1999: Country Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. 1999. Retrieved August 25, 2012. 

External links[edit]

Preceded by
"Please Remember Me"
by Tim McGraw
Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks
number-one single

June 19-July 10, 1999
Succeeded by
by Lonestar
Preceded by
"That's the Truth"
by Paul Brandt
RPM Country Tracks
number-one single

July 5-July 12, 1999