Life Goes On (Little Texas song)

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"Life Goes On"
Little Texas - Life Goes On.jpg
Single by Little Texas
from the album Greatest Hits
B-side "Peaceful Easy Feeling"[1]
Released August 21, 1995
Format CD single, 7"
Genre Country
Length 2:39
Label Warner Bros. Nashville
Writer(s) Del Gray, Thom McHugh, Keith Follesé
Producer(s) Christy Dinapoli, Doug Grau, James Stroud
Little Texas singles chronology
"Southern Grace"
(1995)
"Life Goes On"
(1995)
"Country Crazy"
(1996)

"Life Goes On" is a song recorded by American country music group Little Texas. It was released in August 1995 as the first single from the band's Greatest Hits album. The song was co-written by the band's drummer, Del Gray and songwriters Thom McHugh and Keith Follesé. Life Goes On was Little Texas' thirteenth entry on the Billboard charts, peaking at number 5 on the Hot Country Songs chart and reaching number 4 on Canada's RPM country tracks chart. It would be Little Texas' last single to make it to the Top 40 charts.

Content[edit]

"Life Goes On" is an uptempo song in the band's characteristic harmonizing style. The song's lyrics are simple in that the narrator remembers a lost love and basically sums up his feelings with "I miss ya honey but life goes on."

Music video[edit]

The music video was directed by Gerry Wenner and premiered in September 1995. It was filmed on August 8, 1995.

Chart performance[edit]

"Life Goes On" debuted at number 59 on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks for the week of September 2, 1995.

Chart (1995) Peak
position
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[2] 4
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[3] 5

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1995) Position
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[4] 49

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2008). Hot Country Songs 1944 to 2008. Record Research, Inc. p. 242. ISBN 0-89820-177-2. 
  2. ^ "Top RPM Country Tracks: Issue 2817." RPM. Library and Archives Canada. November 27, 1995. Retrieved July 21, 2013.
  3. ^ "Little Texas – Chart history" Billboard Hot Country Songs for Little Texas.
  4. ^ "RPM Top 100 Country Tracks of 1995". RPM. December 18, 1995. Retrieved July 21, 2013.