All for the Love of Sunshine
|"All for the Love of Sunshine"|
|Single by Hank Williams Jr. with The Mike Curb Congregation|
|from the album All for the Love of Sunshine|
|B-side||Ballad Of The Moonshine|
|Recorded||ca. April 1970|
|Label||MGM K 14152|
|Writer(s)||Mike Curb, Harley Hatcher and Lalo Schifrin|
|Hank Williams, Jr. singles chronology|
"All for the Love of Sunshine" is a song recorded by American country music singer Hank Williams Jr.. Written by music executive Mike Curb (along with co-writers Harley Hatcher and Lalo Schifrin), the song went to number-one on the Billboard Hot Country Singles chart in September 1970. Williams was backed by The Mike Curb Congregation on the song. It was included on the soundtrack of the 1970 film, Kelly's Heroes.
|U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles||1|
|Canadian RPM Country Tracks||1|
Nearly 25 years after Williams' version became a hit, "All for the Love of Sunshine" was covered by soul singer Solomon Burke. In 2006, country singer Steve Holy also covered the song on his album Brand New Girlfriend.
- Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 388.
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