Goodnight Sweetheart (Joe Diffie song)

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"Goodnight Sweetheart"
Single by David Kersh
from the album Goodnight Sweetheart
B-side "Breaking Hearts and Taking Names"
Released August 27, 1996[1]
Format CD Single
Recorded 1996
Genre Country
Length 3:28[2]
Label Curb
Writer(s) Kim Williams, L. David Lewis, Randy Boudreaux[2]
Producer(s) Pat McMakin[2]
David Kersh singles chronology
"Breaking Hearts and Taking Names"
"Goodnight Sweetheart'"
"Another You"

"Goodnight Sweetheart" is a song co-written by Kim Williams, L. David Lewis and Randy Boudreaux. It was recorded by American country music artist Joe Diffie for his 1992 album Regular Joe. The song was later recorded by American country music artist David Kersh for his album Goodnight Sweetheart. Released as the album's second single in July 1996, it reached number 6 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart but missed the top 40 on the Canadian RPM Country Tracks chart. It was originally recorded by Joe Diffie on his 1992 album "Regular Joe".

Music video[edit]

The music video was directed by Chris Rogers and premiered in mid-1996.

Chart performance[edit]

"Goodnight Sweetheart" peaked at number 6 on the country charts in the U.S.

Chart (1996) Peak
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[3] 44
US Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles (Billboard)[4] 13
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[5] 6