Lonely Street (song)

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"Lonely Street"
Single by Andy Williams
from the album Lonely Street
B-side"Summer Love"
ReleasedSeptember 1959
GenreEasy Listening
Length2:46
LabelCadence 1370
Songwriter(s)Carl Belew, Kenny Sowder, W.S. Stevenson
Andy Williams singles chronology
"The Hawaiian Wedding Song"
(1958)
"Lonely Street"
(1959)
"The Village of St. Bernadette"
(1959)

"Lonely Street" is a 1958 song written by Carl Belew, Kenny Sowder, and W.S. Stevenson, originally performed by Belew.[1] Its most successful rendition was by Andy Williams, whose version reached #5 on the Billboard chart and #20 on the R&B chart in 1959.[2] The song appeared on his 1959 album, Lonely Street.[3] Archie Bleyer's Orchestra played on the song.

The song was ranked #49 on Billboard magazine's Top Hot 100 songs of 1959.[4]

Other cover versions[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Carl Belew, Singing My Song Retrieved June 5, 2013
  2. ^ Andy Williams, "Lonely Street" chart positions Retrieved June 5, 2013
  3. ^ Andy Williams, Lonely Street Retrieved June 5, 2013
  4. ^ "Billboard Top 100 - 1959". Archived from the original on January 2, 2014. Retrieved April 19, 2014.
  5. ^ Gene Vincent, "Lonely Street" Retrieved June 5, 2013
  6. ^ Tammy Wynette, "D-I-V-O-R-C-E" Retrieved October 24, 2016

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