You're My Jamaica

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"You're My Jamaica"
Single by Charley Pride
from the album You're My Jamaica
B-side "Let Me Have a Chance to Love (One More Time)"
Released July 1979
Genre Country
Label RCA
Writer(s) Kent Robbins
Producer(s) Jerry Bradley, Charley Pride
Charley Pride singles chronology
"Where Do I Put Her Memory"
(1979)
"You're My Jamaica"
(1979)
"Missin' You"
(1979)

"You're My Jamaica" is a song written by Kent Robbins, and recorded by American country music artist Charley Pride. It was released in July 1979 as the first single and title track from the album You're My Jamaica. The song would become Charley Pride's twenty-second number one country hit. The single stayed at number one for one week and spent a total of ten weeks on the country chart.[1]

Cover versions[edit]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1979) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles 1
Canadian RPM Country Tracks 1

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 277. 

External links[edit]

Preceded by
"I May Never Get to Heaven"
by Conway Twitty
Billboard Hot Country Singles
number-one single

September 15, 1979
Succeeded by
"Just Good Ol' Boys"
by Moe Bandy and Joe Stampley
Preceded by
"Heartbreak Hotel"
by Willie Nelson and Leon Russell
RPM Country Tracks
number-one single

October 6, 1979
Succeeded by
"I May Never Get to Heaven"
by Conway Twitty