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
Writer(s) Mark D. Sanders, Bob DiPiero, John Jarrard
Producer(s) James Stroud, John Anderson
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 Album & Song 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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