Young (Kenny Chesney song)

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"Young"
Single by Kenny Chesney
from the album No Shoes, No Shirt, No Problems
B-side "For the First Time"[1]
Released December 31, 2001
Format CD single
Genre Country
Length 3:56
Label BNA
Writer(s) Craig Wiseman, Naoise Sheridan, Steve McEwan
Producer(s) Buddy Cannon
Norro Wilson
Kenny Chesney singles chronology
"The Tin Man"
(2001)
"Young"
(2001)
"The Good Stuff"
(2002)

"Young" is a song written by Naoise Sheridan, Steve McEwan and Craig Wiseman, and recorded by American country music singer Kenny Chesney. It was released in December 2001 as the lead single from his album No Shoes, No Shirt, No Problems. It peaked at number 2 on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart and at number 35 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart.

Content[edit]

The narrator reflects on what he did when he was in his teenage years.

Music video[edit]

The music video was Chesney's first of many videos that were by Shaun Silva and was released in January 2002. It was filmed in Sanford, Florida at the old bridge over the St. Johns River and on the banks of the river.

Chart positions[edit]

"Young" debuted at number 50 on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart for the week of December 29, 2001.

Chart (2001-2002) Peak
position
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[2] 2
US Billboard Hot 100[3] 35

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (2002) Position
US Country Songs (Billboard)[4] 19

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2008). Hot Country Songs 1944 to 2008. Record Research, Inc. p. 91. ISBN 0-89820-177-2. 
  2. ^ "Kenny Chesney Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot Country Songs for Kenny Chesney.
  3. ^ "Kenny Chesney Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot 100 for Kenny Chesney.
  4. ^ "Best of 2002: Country Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. 2002. Retrieved July 24, 2012. 

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