Fool for Your Love

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"Fool for Your Love"
Single by Mickey Gilley
from the album Fool for Your Love
B-side "Shakin' a Heartache"
Released March 1983
Genre Country
Length 3:20
Label Epic
Songwriter(s) Don Singleton
Producer(s) Jim Ed Norman
Mickey Gilley singles chronology
"Talk to Me"
"Fool for Your Love"
"Paradise Tonight"

"Fool For Your Love" is a song written by Don Singleton, and recorded by American country music artist Mickey Gilley. It was released in March 1983 as the first single and title track from the album Fool for Your Love. The song was Mickey Gilley's sixteenth number one country single as a solo artist. The single went to number one for one week and spent a total of twelve weeks on the country chart.[1]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1983) 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. 137. 
  2. ^ "Mickey Gilley – Chart history" Billboard Hot Country Songs for Mickey Gilley.
Preceded by
"You Can't Run from Love"
by Eddie Rabbitt
Billboard Hot Country Singles
number-one single

June 25, 1983
Succeeded by
"Love Is on a Roll"
by Don Williams
Preceded by
"Love Is on a Roll"
by Don Williams
RPM Country Tracks
number-one single

July 16, 1983
Succeeded by
"Highway 40 Blues"
by Ricky Skaggs