I Got the Hoss

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"I Got the Hoss"
Single by Mel Tillis
from the album Love's Troubled Waters
B-side "It's Been a Long Time"
Released August 13, 1977
Genre Country
Length 2:54
Label MCA
Writer(s) Gerald House
Producer(s) Jimmy Bowen, Mel Tillis
Mel Tillis singles chronology
"Burning Memories"
"I Got the Hoss"
"What Did Promise Her Last Night"

"I Got the Hoss" is a song written by Gerald House, and recorded by American country music artist Mel Tillis. It was released in August 1977 as the first single from the album Love's Troubled Waters. The song reached #3 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart.[1]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1977) Peak
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[2] 3
Canadian RPM Country Tracks 3


  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 347. 
  2. ^ "Mel Tillis – Chart history" Billboard Hot Country Songs for Mel Tillis.

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