Girls Lie Too

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"Girls Lie Too"
Terri Clark - Girls Lie Too.png
Single by Terri Clark
from the album Greatest Hits 1994-2004
Released April 19, 2004
Genre Country
Length 3:35
Label Mercury
Writer(s) Connie Harrington
Kelley Lovelace
Tim Nichols
Producer(s) Byron Gallimore
Terri Clark singles chronology
"I Wanna Do It All"
(2003)
"Girls Lie Too"
(2004)
"The World Needs a Drink"
(2004)
Music video
"Girls Lie Too" at CMT.com

"Girls Lie Too" is a song written by Tim Nichols, Kelley Lovelace and Connie Harrington, and recorded by Canadian country music singer Terri Clark. It was released in April 2004 as the first single from her Greatest Hits 1994-2004 album. The song reached the top of the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart on September 11, becoming Clark's second and most recent number one single in the United States.[1]

Critical reception[edit]

Deborah Evans Price, of Billboard magazine reviewed the song favorably, saying that "a clever lyric combined with a spirited performance make this highly compatible with previous Clark hits." She goes on to say that the song "boasts a lively tempo that makes it great summer radio fare, and the lyric will make listeners chuckle."[2]

Music video[edit]

The music video shows a woman (LaTresa Smith) with Pirates of the Caribbean character Jack Sparrow as her dream lover, played by video director Shaun Silva.[3] At the end, she calls him "Johnny" in bed. The video also features a cameo appearance by Wayne Newton.[4]

Chart performance[edit]

"Girls Lie Too" debuted at number 53 on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks for the week of April 24, 2004.

Chart (2004) Peak
position
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[5] 1
US Billboard Hot 100[6] 36

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (2004) Position
US Country Songs (Billboard)[7] 24
Preceded by
"Live Like You Were Dying"
by Tim McGraw
Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks
number-one single

September 11, 2004
Succeeded by
"Days Go By"
by Keith Urban

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