I Don't Want to Be a Memory

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"I Don't Want to Be a Memory"
Single by Exile
from the album Exile
B-side"After All These Years"
ReleasedMarch 1984
Songwriter(s)J.P. Pennington
Sonny LeMaire
Producer(s)Buddy Killen
Exile singles chronology
"Woke Up in Love"
"I Don't Want to Be a Memory"
"Give Me One More Chance"

"I Don't Want to Be a Memory" is a song written by J.P. Pennington and Sonny LeMaire, and recorded by American country music group Exile. It was released in March 1984 as the third single from the album Exile. "I Don't Want to Be a Memory" was Exile's second number one on the country chart. The single went to number one for one week and spent a total of fourteen weeks on the country chart.[1]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1984) Peak
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[2] 1
Canadian RPM Country Tracks 1


  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 118.
  2. ^ "Exile Chart History (Hot Country Songs)". Billboard.

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