I Won't Need You Anymore (Always and Forever)

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"I Won't Need You Anymore (Always and Forever)"
Single by Randy Travis
from the album Always & Forever
B-side "Tonight I'm Walkin' Out on the Blues""
Released August 1987
Format 7" 45 RPM
Genre Country
Length 3:08
Label Warner Bros. 28246
Writer(s) Max D. Barnes & Troy Seals
Producer(s) Kyle Lehning
Randy Travis singles chronology
"Forever and Ever, Amen"
(1987)
"I Won't Need You Anymore (Always and Forever)'"
(1987)
"Too Gone Too Long"
(1987)

"I Won't Need You Anymore (Always and Forever)" is a song written by Max D. Barnes and Troy Seals, and first recorded by American country music artist George Jones on his 1981 album Still the Same Ole Me, and later recorded by American country music artist Randy Travis. It was released in August 1987 as the second single from his album Always & Forever. It became his fourth number 1 hit. It peaked at number 1 on both the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks and the Canadian RPM country Tracks chart.[1]

Content[edit]

As they are lying beneath the stars, the narrator tells his lover that if he were to write her a love song, it would be soft and mellow.

Charts[edit]

Chart (1987) Peak
position
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[2] 1
Canadian RPM Country Tracks 1

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 251. 
  2. ^ "Randy Travis – Chart history" Billboard Hot Country Songs for Randy Travis.
Preceded by
"Maybe Your Baby's Got the Blues"
by The Judds
Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks
number-one single

November 21, 1987
Succeeded by
"Lynda"
by Steve Wariner
Preceded by
"Am I Blue"
by George Strait
RPM Country Tracks
number-one single

November 28, 1987
Succeeded by
"Try"
by Blue Rodeo