Honey (Open That Door)

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"Honey (Open That Door)"
Single by Ricky Skaggs
from the album Don't Cheat in Our Hometown
B-side "She's More to Be Pitied"
Released February 1984
Genre Country
Length 3:28
Label Epic
Songwriter(s) Mel Tillis
Producer(s) Ricky Skaggs
Ricky Skaggs singles chronology
"Don't Cheat in Our Hometown"
"Honey (Open That Door)"
"Uncle Pen"

Honey (Open That Door)" is a song written by Mel Tillis, and recorded by American country music artist Ricky Skaggs. It was originally a non-charted single by Webb Pierce that was released in 1974.[1] It was released in February 1984 as the second single from the album Don't Cheat in Our Hometown. "Honey (Open That Door)" was Ricky Skaggs' seventh number one on the country chart. The single stayed at number one for one week and spent a total of eleven weeks on the country chart.[2]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1984) Peak
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[3] 1
Canadian RPM Country Tracks 1


  1. ^ Webb Pierce on rocky-52.net
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 315. 
  3. ^ "Ricky Skaggs – Chart history" Billboard Hot Country Songs for Ricky Skaggs.

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Preceded by
"As Long as I'm Rockin' with You"
by John Conlee
Billboard Hot Country Singles
number-one single

June 2, 1984
Succeeded by
"Someday When Things Are Good"
by Merle Haggard
Preceded by
"I Don't Wanna Lose Your Love"
by Crystal Gayle
RPM Country Tracks
number-one single

June 9, 1984
Succeeded by
"As Long as I'm Rockin' with You"
by John Conlee