My Woman's Good to Me

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"My Woman's Good to Me"
Single by David Houston
from the album Where Love Used to Live/My Woman's Good to Me
B-side "Lullaby to a Little Girl"
Released January 1969
Genre Country
Label Epic
Songwriter(s) Billy Sherrill
Glenn Sutton
Producer(s) Billy Sherrill
David Houston singles chronology
"Where Love Used to Live"
(1968)
"My Woman's Good to Me"
(1969)
"I'm Down to My Last 'I Love You'"
(1969)
"Where Love Used to Live"
(1968)
"My Woman's Good to Me"
(1969)
"I'm Down to My Last 'I Love You'"
(1969)
"My Woman's Good to Me"
Single by George Benson
from the album Tell It Like It Is
B-side "Jackie, All"
Released June 1969
Format 7" single
Recorded Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs May 20, 1969
Genre Soul
Label A&M 1076 S
Songwriter(s) Billy Sherrill
Glenn Sutton
Producer(s) Creed Taylor
George Benson singles chronology
"Shape Of Things To Come"
(1968)
"My Woman's Good to Me"
(1969)
"My Cherie Amour"
(1969)
"Shape Of Things To Come"
(1968)
"My Woman's Good to Me"
(1969)
"My Cherie Amour"
(1969)

"My Woman's Good to Me" is a single by American country music artist David Houston. Released in January 1969, it was the first single from his album Where Love Used to Live/My Woman's Good to Me. The song peaked at number 4 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles chart.[1] It also reached number 1 on the RPM Country Tracks chart in Canada.[2]

George Benson recorded "My Woman's Good to Me" on May 20, 1969 and included his version on the album Tell It Like It Is.[3] Benson's version, recorded in New York, charted in the lower reaches of the Billboard Hot 100.[4] In the following decade it became popular in the United Kingdom on the flourishing Northern Soul scene.

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1969) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles 4
Canadian RPM Country Tracks 1

References[edit]

  1. ^ "David Houston singles". Allmusic. Retrieved 30 March 2011. 
  2. ^ "RPM Country Singles for May 12, 1969". RPM. Retrieved 30 March 2011. 
  3. ^ Information on recording date taken from CTI album sleeve SP 3020
  4. ^ CTI Records discography accessed February 16, 2012

External links[edit]

Preceded by
"Who's Gonna Mow Your Grass"
by Buck Owens
RPM Country Tracks
number-one single

May 12, 1969
Succeeded by
"Galveston"
by Glen Campbell