You've Got a Lover

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"You've Got a Lover"
Single by Ricky Skaggs
from the album Highways & Heartaches
B-side "Let's Love the Bad Times Over"
Released July 1983
Genre Country
Length 3:58
Label Epic
Writer(s) Shake Russell
Producer(s) Ricky Skaggs
Ricky Skaggs singles chronology
"Highway 40 Blues"
"You've Got a Lover"
"Don't Cheat in Our Hometown"

"You've Got a Lover" is a song written by Shake Russell, and recorded by American country music artist Ricky Skaggs. It was released in July 1983 as the fourth single from his album Highways & Heartaches. The song reached #2 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles chart[1] and #1 on the RPM Country Tracks chart in Canada.[2]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1983) Peak
U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles 2
Canadian RPM Country Tracks 1
Preceded by
"Nobody but You"
by Don Williams
RPM Country Tracks
number-one single

October 22, 1983
Succeeded by
"Paradise Tonight"
by Charly McClain and Mickey Gilley


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