Addicted to a Dollar
|"Addicted to a Dollar"|
|Single by Doug Stone|
|from the album More Love|
|B-side||"That's a Lie"|
|Released||February 22, 1994|
|Format||CD single, Cassingle, 7" single|
|Writer(s)||Doug Stone, Ray Hood, Kim Tribble, Ray Maddox|
|Producer(s)||James Stroud and Doug Stone|
|Doug Stone singles chronology|
"Addicted to a Dollar" is a song co-written and recorded by American country music singer Doug Stone, who wrote it along with Ray Hood, Kim Tribble and Ray Maddox. It was released in February 1994 as the second single from his album More Love. The song was a number four country hit in the US, and number one in Canada.
The music video was directed by Marius Penczner, and features Doug Stone singing the song at a concert in at The Pyramid in Memphis, Tennessee.
Dan Cooper of Allmusic cited "Addicted to a Dollar" as a standout track on More Love, saying that with the song, "Stone stakes his claim for 'hot country' status alongside all his Nashville peers." Tom Roland also described the song favorably in his review for New Country magazine, where he wrote that the song "captures the stalwart traditional voice behind the balladeer."
|Canada Country Tracks (RPM)||1|
|US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)||4|
|Canada Country Tracks (RPM)||7|
|US Country Songs (Billboard)||55|
"If Bubba Can Dance (I Can Too)" by Shenandoah
|RPM Country Tracks number-one single
May 23, 1994
"Your Love Amazes Me" by John Berry
- Whitburn, Joel (2008). Hot Country Songs 1944 to 2008. Record Research, Inc. p. 405. ISBN 0-89820-177-2.
- AOL Music profile for "Addicted to a Dollar"
- More Love (cassette insert). Doug Stone. Epic Records. 1993. ET-57271.
- Roland, Tom (March 1994). "Album reviews: More Love". New Country. 1 (1): 48–49. ISSN 1074-536X.
- Cooper, Dan. "More Love". Allmusic. Retrieved 2009-05-05.
- "Top RPM Country Tracks: Issue 2482." RPM. Library and Archives Canada. May 23, 1994. Retrieved August 4, 2013.
- "Doug Stone – Chart history" Billboard Hot Country Songs for Doug Stone.
- "RPM Top 100 Country Tracks of 1994". RPM. December 12, 1994. Retrieved August 4, 2013.
- "Best of 1994: Country Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. 1994. Retrieved August 4, 2013.