Pass It On Down (song)

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"Pass It On Down"
Single by Alabama
from the album Pass It On Down
B-side "The Borderline"
Released March 25, 1990
Recorded 1990
Genre Country

4:53 (album version)

3:50 (single edit)
Label RCA
Writer(s) Randy Owen
Teddy Gentry
Will Robinson
Ronnie Rogers
Producer(s) Alabama, Larry Michael Lee, Josh Leo
Alabama singles chronology
"Southern Star"
"Pass It On Down"
"Jukebox in My Mind"

"Pass It On Down" is a song written by Randy Owen, Teddy Gentry, Ronnie Rogers and Will Robinson, and recorded by American country music group Alabama. It was released in March 1990 as the first single and title track from the album of the same name. It peaked at number 3 in the United States, and number 2 in Canada.[1]

Music video[edit]

The music video was directed by Jack Cole.

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (1990) Peak
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[2] 2
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[3] 3

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1990) Position
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[4] 54
US Country Songs (Billboard)[5] 35


  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 19. 
  2. ^ "Top RPM Country Tracks: Issue 1266." RPM. Library and Archives Canada. July 7, 1990. Retrieved August 23, 2013.
  3. ^ "Alabama – Chart history" Billboard Hot Country Songs for Alabama.
  4. ^ "RPM Top 100 Country Tracks of 1990". RPM. December 22, 1990. Retrieved August 23, 2013. 
  5. ^ "Best of 1990: Country Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. 1990. Retrieved August 23, 2013.