Cajun Moon

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"Cajun Moon"
Single by Ricky Skaggs
from the album Live in London
B-side "Rockin' the Boat"
Released January 1986
Genre Country, folk
Length 4:40
Label Epic
Writer(s) Jim Rushing
Producer(s) Ricky Skaggs
Ricky Skaggs singles chronology
"You Make Me Feel Like a Man"
"Cajun Moon"
"I've Got a New Heartache"

"Cajun Moon' is a song written by Jim Rushing, and recorded by American country artist Ricky Skaggs. It was released in January 1986 as the second single from the album Live in London. "Cajun Moon" was Ricky Skaggs' tenth number one on the country chart. The single went to number one for one week and spent thirteen weeks on the country chart.[1]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1986) Peak
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[2] 1
Canadian RPM Country Tracks 1


  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 315. 
  2. ^ "Ricky Skaggs – Chart history" Billboard Hot Country Songs for Ricky Skaggs.

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Preceded by
"She and I"
by Alabama
Billboard Hot Country Singles
number-one single

April 19, 1986
Succeeded by
"Now and Forever (You and Me)"
by Anne Murray
RPM Country Tracks
number-one single

April 26, 1986