Money in the Bank (John Anderson song)

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"Money in the Bank"
Single by John Anderson
from the album Solid Ground
B-side "Nashville Tears"
Released April 16, 1993
Genre Country
Length 2:58
Label BNA
John Anderson singles chronology
"Let Go of the Stone"
"Money in the Bank"
"I Fell in the Water"

"Money in the Bank" is a song written by Bob DiPiero, John Jarrard and Mark D. Sanders, and recorded by American country music artist John Anderson. It was released in April 1993 as the lead-off single from his album Solid Ground. It peaked at number one on the United States Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart, and number 2 on the Canadian RPM Country Tracks chart.[1] It is his last number one hit to date (in America).


The narrator describes his lover as being "better than money in the bank".

Music video[edit]

The music video was directed by Jim Shea.

Chart positions[edit]

"Money in the Bank" debuted at number 61 on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks for the week of May 1, 1993.

Chart (1993) Peak
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[2] 2
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[3] 1

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1993) Position
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[4] 20
US Country Songs (Billboard)[5] 18
Preceded by
"That Summer"
by Garth Brooks
Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks
number-one single

July 10, 1993
Succeeded by
by Alan Jackson


  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2008). Hot Country Songs 1944 to 2008. Record Research, Inc. ISBN 0-89820-177-2. 
  2. ^ "Top RPM Country Tracks: Issue 2198." RPM. Library and Archives Canada. August 7, 1993. Retrieved August 5, 2013.
  3. ^ "John Anderson – Chart history" Billboard Hot Country Songs for John Anderson.
  4. ^ "RPM Top 100 Country Tracks of 1993". RPM. December 18, 1993. Retrieved August 5, 2013. 
  5. ^ "Best of 1993: Country Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. 1993. Retrieved August 5, 2013. 

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