Candle (Jason McCoy song)

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Single by Jason McCoy
from the album Jason McCoy
Released December 4, 1995
Genre Country
Length 3:07
Label MCA
Writer(s) Terrine Barnes
Jason McCoy
Producer(s) Scott Baggett
Jason McCoy singles chronology
"Learning a Lot About Love"
"All the Way"

"Candle" is a single by Canadian country music artist Jason McCoy. Released in 1995, it was the sixth single from his album Jason McCoy. The song reached #1 on the RPM Country Tracks chart in March 1996.[1]


McCoy said that he wrote the song for his sister who was a single parent early in her life.[2]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1995–1996) Peak
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[3] 1

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1996) Position
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[4] 20
Preceded by
"The Beaches of Cheyenne"
by Garth Brooks
RPM Country Tracks
number-one single

March 18, 1996
Succeeded by
"You Can Feel Bad"
by Patty Loveless


  1. ^ RPM Country Tracks
  2. ^ Jason McCoy bio
  3. ^ "Top RPM Country Tracks: Issue 2917." RPM. Library and Archives Canada. March 18, 1996. Retrieved July 20, 2013.
  4. ^ "RPM Top 100 Country Tracks of 1996". RPM. December 16, 1996. Retrieved July 20, 2013.