It Keeps Right On A-Hurtin'

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"It Keeps Right On A-Hurtin'"
Single by Johnny Tillotson
from the album It Keeps Right On a-Hurtin'
B-side"She Gave Sweet Love To Me"
ReleasedMay 1962
GenreCountry
Length2:45
LabelCadence 1418
Songwriter(s)Johnny Tillotson
Johnny Tillotson singles chronology
"Dreamy Eyes"
(1961)
"It Keeps Right On A-Hurtin'"
(1962)
"Send Me the Pillow You Dream On"
(1962)
"Dreamy Eyes"
(1961)
"It Keeps Right On A-Hurtin'"
(1962)
"Send Me the Pillow You Dream On"
(1962)

It Keeps Right On A-Hurtin' is a song written and recorded by Johnny Tillotson. It has also been recorded by Margaret Whiting, Billy Joe Royal, and Elvis Presley.

Chart performance[edit]

Johnny Tillotson[edit]

Chart (1962) Peak
position
US Billboard Hot 100[1] 3
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[2] 4
U.S. Hot Rhythm & Blues Singles 6
UK Singles Charts 31

Margaret Whiting[edit]

Chart (1968) Peak
position
US Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles (Billboard)[3] 15
US Adult Contemporary (Billboard)[4] 28

Billy Joe Royal[edit]

Chart (1988) Peak
position
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[5] 17
Canadian RPM Country Singles 28

References[edit]