"A Friend in California" is a song written by Freddy Powers, and recorded by American country music artist Merle Haggard. It was released in May 1986 as the second single and title track from the album A Friend in California. The song reached number 9 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart.
|U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks
|Canadian RPM Country Tracks
- ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 148.