Cry, Cry, Cry (Highway 101 song)

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"Cry, Cry, Cry"
Single by Highway 101
from the album Highway 101
B-side "One Step Closer"[1]
Released January 1988
Format CD single, 7" single
Genre Country
Length 2:29
Label Warner Bros. #28105
Writer(s) Don Devaney
John Scott Sherrill
Producer(s) Paul Worley
Highway 101 singles chronology
"Somewhere Tonight"
"Cry, Cry, Cry"
"(Do You Love Me) Just Say Yes"

"Cry, Cry, Cry" is a song written by John Scott Sherrill and Don Devaney, and recorded by American country music group Highway 101. It was released in January 1988 as the fourth single from the album Highway 101. "Cry, Cry, Cry" was Highway 101's second number one single on the country chart. The single went to number one on the Hot Country Singles charts, holding the position for one week.[1] In Canada, the song went to Number One on the RPM country singles charts.[2]

Music video[edit]

The music video was directed by Claude Borenzweig and premiered in early 1988.

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1988) Peak
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[3] 1
Canadian RPM Country Tracks 1


  1. ^ a b Whitburn, Joel (2008). Hot Country Songs 1944 to 2008. Record Research, Inc. p. 188. ISBN 0-89820-177-2. 
  2. ^ "RPM Country Tracks for May 21, 1988". RPM. Retrieved 16 September 2010. 
  3. ^ "Highway 101 – Chart history" Billboard Hot Country Songs for Highway 101.
Preceded by
"It's Such a Small World" by Rodney Crowell and Rosanne Cash
Billboard Hot Country Singles
number-one single

May 7, 1988
Succeeded by
"I'm Gonna Get You" by Eddy Raven
Preceded by
"I'm Gonna Get You" by Eddy Raven
RPM Country Tracks
number-one single

May 21, 1988
Succeeded by
"Baby I'm Yours" by Steve Wariner