Born to Boogie (song)

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"Born to Boogie"
Single by Hank Williams Jr.
from the album Born to Boogie
B-side "What It Boils Down To"
Released June 13, 1987
Format CD Single
Recorded 1987
Genre Country, Southern rock
Length 2:45
Label Warner Bros./Curb
Writer(s) Hank Williams Jr.
Producer(s) Barry Beckett, Hank Williams Jr., Jim Ed Norman
Hank Williams Jr. singles chronology
"When Something Is Good (Why Does It Change)"
"Born to Boogie"
"Heaven Can't Be Found"

"Born to Boogie" is a song written and recorded by American country music artist Hank Williams Jr.. It was released in June 1987 as the title track and lead single from his album of the same name. It was a number-one hit in both the United States[1] and Canada.


Chart (1987) Peak
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[2] 1
Canadian RPM Country Tracks Chart 1


  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 390. 
  2. ^ "Hank Williams, Jr. – Chart history" Billboard Hot Country Songs for Hank Williams, Jr..
Preceded by
"Why Does It Have to Be (Wrong or Right)" by Restless Heart
Billboard Hot Country Singles number-one single
August 29, 1987
Succeeded by
"She's Too Good to Be True" by Exile
RPM Country Tracks number-one single
September 12, 1987