Hillbilly Rock (song)

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"Hillbilly Rock"
Marty Stuart Hillbilly Rock single.png
Single by Marty Stuart
from the album Hillbilly Rock
B-side "Western Girls"
Released March 1990
Format CD single
Genre Country rock, rockabilly
Length 2:38
Label MCA
Songwriter(s) Paul Kennerley
Producer(s) Richard Bennett, Tony Brown
Marty Stuart singles chronology
"Don't Leave Her Lonely Too Long"
"Hillbilly Rock"
"Western Girls"
"Don't Leave Her Lonely Too Long"
"Hillbilly Rock"
"Western Girls"

"Hillbilly Rock" is a song written by Paul Kennerley and recorded by American country music artist Marty Stuart. It was released in March 1990 as the third single and title track from the album Hillbilly Rock. The song reached number 8 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart.[1]

Music video[edit]

The music video was directed by Joanne Gardner and premiered in early 1990.

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1990) Peak
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[2] 6
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[3] 8

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1990) Position
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[4] 78


  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 339. 
  2. ^ "Top RPM Country Tracks: Issue 1283." RPM. Library and Archives Canada. August 4, 1990. Retrieved August 23, 2013.
  3. ^ "Marty Stuart – Chart history" Billboard Hot Country Songs for Marty Stuart.
  4. ^ "RPM Top 100 Country Tracks of 1990". RPM. December 22, 1990. Retrieved August 23, 2013.