I'm Gonna Get You (Billy Swan song)

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"I'm Gonna Get You"
Single by Billy Swan
Released1987
Format7" single
GenreCountry
Length2:29
LabelMercury, Polygram
Songwriter(s)Dennis Linde
Billy Swan singles chronology
"You Must Be Lookin' for Me"
(1986)
"I'm Gonna Get You"
(1987)

"I'm Gonna Get You" is a song written by Dennis Linde. It was first recorded by Billy Swan, whose version was released as a single in 1987 and went to number 63 on the U.S. country singles charts. It became a hit the following year for Eddy Raven—his third number one on the country chart. The single went to number one for one week and spent a total of fourteen weeks in the Top 40.[1]


"I'm Gonna Get You"
Single by Eddy Raven
from the album The Best of Eddy Raven
B-side"Other Than Montreal"
ReleasedJanuary 1988
Format7" single
GenreCountry, country rock, cajun
Length2:43
LabelRCA
Songwriter(s)Dennis Linde
Producer(s)Barry Beckett
Eddy Raven singles chronology
"Shine, Shine, Shine"
(1987)
"I'm Gonna Get You"
(1988)
"Joe Knows How to Live"
(1988)

Chart performance[edit]

Billy Swan[edit]

Chart (1987) Peak
position
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[2] 63

Eddy Raven[edit]

Chart (1988) Peak
position
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[3] 1
Canadian RPM Country Tracks 1

Covers[edit]

Irish singer Derek Ryan covered the song on his 2012 album Dreamers and Believers.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 281.
  2. ^ "Billy Swan Chart History (Hot Country Songs)". Billboard.
  3. ^ "Eddy Raven Chart History (Hot Country Songs)". Billboard.

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