More Than a Name on a Wall

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"More Than a Name on a Wall"
Single by The Statler Brothers
from the album Greatest Hits
B-side "Atlanta Blue"
Released April 1989
Genre Country
Length 2:54
Label Mercury Nashville
Writer(s) Jimmy Fortune
John Rimel
Producer(s) Jerry Kennedy
The Statler Brothers singles chronology
"Moon Pretty Moon"
"More Than a Name on a Wall"
"Don't Wait on Me"

"More Than a Name on a Wall" is a song written by Jimmy Fortune and John Rimel, and recorded by American country music group The Statler Brothers. It was released in April 1989 as the third single from their Greatest Hits album. The song, about a mother visiting the Vietnam Wall to see her son's name, peaked at number 6 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles chart.[1]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1989) Peak
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[2] 13
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[3] 6

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1989) Position
US Country Songs (Billboard)[4] 69


  1. ^ "The Statler Brothers singles". Allmusic. Retrieved November 26, 2011. 
  2. ^ "Top RPM Country Tracks: Issue 6413." RPM. Library and Archives Canada. August 14, 1989. Retrieved August 28, 2013.
  3. ^ "The Statler Brothers – Chart history" Billboard Hot Country Songs for The Statler Brothers.
  4. ^ "Best of 1989: Country Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. 1989. Retrieved August 28, 2013. 

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