Last Thing I Needed First Thing This Morning

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
"Last Thing I Needed First Thing This Morning"
Single by Willie Nelson
from the album Always on My Mind
B-side "Old Fords and a Natural Stone"
Released October 1982
Genre Country
Length 4:22
Label Columbia
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s) Chips Moman
Willie Nelson singles chronology
"Let It Be Me"
(1982)
"Last Thing I Needed First Thing This Morning"
(1982)
"Little Old Fashioned Karma"
(1983)

"Let It Be Me"
(1982)
"Last Thing I Needed First Thing This Morning"
(1982)
"Little Old Fashioned Karma"
(1983)

"Last Thing I Needed First Thing This Morning" is a song written by Gary P. Nunn and Donna Farar, and recorded by American country music artist Willie Nelson. It was released in October 1982 as the third single from his album Always on My Mind. The song reached number two on the Billboard Hot Country Singles chart[1] and number one on the RPM Country Tracks chart in Canada.[2]

American singer-songwriter Chris Stapleton featured a cover of the song on his studio album From A Room: Volume 1 (2017).[3]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1982–1983) Peak
position
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[4] 2
Canadian RPM Country Tracks 1

References[edit]

  1. ^ Willie Nelson Billboard Singles
  2. ^ RPM Country Tracks
  3. ^ Gage, Jeff (April 21, 2017). "Hear Chris Stapleton's Stirring Willie Nelson Cover Off New Album". Rolling Stone. Retrieved April 21, 2017.
  4. ^ "Willie Nelson Chart History (Hot Country Songs)". Billboard.

External links[edit]