But You're Mine

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"But You're Mine"
Single by Sonny & Cher
from the album The Wondrous World of Sonny & Chér
Released 1965 (1965)
Genre Pop
Label Atco
Writer(s) Sonny Bono
Sonny & Cher singles chronology
"The Revolution Kind"
"But You're Mine"
"What Now My Love"

"But You're Mine" is a pop song written by Sonny Bono and recorded by Sonny & Cher. The song reached its peak of popularity in 1965, when it charted in the USA and the United Kingdom.[1][2]

The lyrics make reference to a hippie couple who do not fit into the larger society to which they belong, but who are still happy because they have each other.


Chart (1965) Peak
Canadian RPM Top Singles chart 8
UK Singles Chart[2] 17
US Billboard Hot 100[1] 15
US Cash Box Top 100[3] 23


  1. ^ a b "Artist Search for "sonny cher"". 
  2. ^ a b "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-10-29. Retrieved 2012-11-30. 
  3. ^ "Cash Box 100 Singles chart