Button Off My Shirt
|"Button Off My Shirt"|
|Single by Ronnie Milsap|
|from the album Heart & Soul|
|Released||July 23, 1988|
|Songwriter(s)||Billy Livsey, Graham Lyle|
|Ronnie Milsap singles chronology|
"Button Off My Shirt" is a song written by Billy Livsey and Graham Lyle, and recorded by American country music singer Ronnie Milsap. It released in July 1988 as the fifth single from the album Heart & Soul. It peaked at number four on the Hot Country Songs charts.
The song talks of an ended relationship, where the narrator compares his former lover to a missing button from his shirt – "just an everyday distraction" which "some day he will replace".
|US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)||4|
|Canadian RPM Country Tracks||4|
|US Billboard Hot 100||91|
- Whitburn, Joel (2008). Hot Country Songs 1944 to 2008. Record Research, Inc. p. 280. ISBN 0-89820-177-2.
- "Ronnie Milsap Chart History (Hot Country Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved 28 January 2011.
- "RPM 100 Country Singles" (PDF). RPM. October 22, 1988.
- "Paul Carrack Chart History (Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved 28 January 2011.
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