Blue Side of Town

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"Blue Side of Town"
Blue Side of Town.jpg
Single by Patty Loveless
from the album Honky Tonk Angel
B-side "If You Think"
Released October 8, 1988
Format 7in vinyl single
Recorded 1988
Genre Country
Length 3:20
Label MCA Nashville
Writer(s) Hank DeVito & Paul Kennerley
Producer(s) Tony Brown
Patty Loveless singles chronology
"A Little Bit in Love"
"Blue Side of Town"
"Don't Toss Us Away"

"Blue Side of Town" is a song written by Paul Kennerley and Hank DeVito, and recorded by American country music artist Patty Loveless. It was released in October 1988 as the first single from her album Honky Tonk Angel.

Loveless purchased the recording rights to this song in 1985, a few years before she recorded it but it was not included on her self-titled album, Patty Loveless.

The song charted for 22 weeks (her longest to date) on the Billboard Hot Country Singles and Tracks chart, reaching #4 during the week of January 14, 1989.[1]

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (1988-1989) Peak
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[2] 4


  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 206. 
  2. ^ "Patty Loveless – Chart history" Billboard Hot Country Songs for Patty Loveless.


  • Canadian country music singer Lori Yates recorded the song for her 1989 album Can't Stop the Girl.

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