Cadillac Style

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"Cadillac Style"
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Single by Sammy Kershaw
from the album Don't Go Near the Water
B-side"Harbor for a Lonely Heart"
ReleasedOctober 1, 1991
LabelMercury Nashville
Songwriter(s)Mark Petersen
Producer(s)Buddy Cannon, Norro Wilson
Sammy Kershaw singles chronology
"Cadillac Style"
"Don't Go Near the Water"

"Cadillac Style" is a song written by Mark Petersen, and recorded by American country music artist Sammy Kershaw. It was released in October 1991 as his debut single, as well as the lead-off single from his debut album Don't Go Near the Water. It peaked at number 3 in both the United States and Canada.


The song's narrator says that he doesn't have a lot of nice things, but he says that "my little baby loves me Cadillac style".

Music video[edit]

The music video was directed by Steve Boyle.

Chart performance[edit]

"Cadillac Style" debuted at number 68 on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks for the week of October 12, 1991.[1]

Chart (1991-1992) Peak
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[2] 3
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[3] 3

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1992) Position
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[4] 71


  1. ^ Billboard, October 12, 1991
  2. ^ "Top RPM Country Tracks: Issue 2029." RPM. Library and Archives Canada. January 18, 1992. Retrieved August 15, 2013.
  3. ^ "Sammy Kershaw Chart History (Hot Country Songs)". Billboard.
  4. ^ "RPM Top 100 Country Tracks of 1992". RPM. December 19, 1992. Retrieved August 15, 2013.