Daddy's Money

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"Daddy's Money"
Single by Ricochet
from the album Ricochet
B-side "I Wasn't Ready for You"
Released April 22, 1996
Genre Country rock
Length 3:03
Label Columbia
Songwriter(s) Bob DiPiero
Mark D. Sanders
Steve Seskin
Producer(s) Ron Chancey
Ed Seay
Ricochet singles chronology
"What Do I Know"
"Daddy's Money"
"Love Is Stronger Than Pride"
"What Do I Know"
"Daddy's Money"
"Love Is Stronger Than Pride"

"Daddy's Money" is a song recorded by American country music group Ricochet. It was released in April 1996 as the second single from their self-titled debut album. The song reached Number One on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart in July 1996.[1] The song was written by Bob DiPiero, Mark D. Sanders, and Steve Seskin.

Critical reception[edit]

In a review of the band's career, Billboard magazine called the song an "infectious uptempo romp."[2]

Music video[edit]

The music video was directed by Marc Ball and premiered in April 1996.

Chart performance[edit]

"Daddy's Money" debuted at number 63 on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks for the week of April 27, 1996.

Chart (1996) Peak
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[3] 3
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[4] 1

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1996) Position
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[5] 57
US Country Songs (Billboard)[6] 4
Preceded by
"No One Needs to Know"
by Shania Twain
Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks
number-one single

July 20-July 27, 1996
Succeeded by
"Don't Get Me Started"
by Rhett Akins


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