Send Me Down to Tucson

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
"Send Me Down to Tucson"
Single by Mel Tillis
from the album Are You Sincere
B-side "Charlie's Angel"
Released January 13, 1979
Genre Country
Length 3:35
Label MCA
Writer(s) Snuff Garrett, Cliff Crofford
Producer(s) Jimmy Bowen, Mel Tillis
Mel Tillis singles chronology
"Ain't No California"
"Send Me Down to Tucson"
"Coca-Cola Cowboy"

"Send Me Down to Tucson" is a song written by Steve Dorff and Cliff Crofford, and recorded by American country music artist Mel Tillis. It was released in January 1979 as the first single from the album Are You Sincere. The song reached #2 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart.[1]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1979) Peak
U.S, Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks 2
Canadian RPM Country Tracks 4


  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 347.