Somewhere Tonight

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"Somewhere Tonight"
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Single by Highway 101
from the album Highway 101
B-side "Are You Still Mine"[1]
Released September 21, 1987
Format CD single, 7" single
Genre Country
Length 3:17
Label Warner Bros. #28223
Songwriter(s) Harlan Howard, Rodney Crowell
Producer(s) Paul Worley
Highway 101 singles chronology
"Whiskey, If You Were a Woman"
(1987)
"Somewhere Tonight"
(1987)
"Cry, Cry, Cry"
(1988)
"Whiskey, If You Were a Woman"
(1987)
"Somewhere Tonight"
(1987)
"Cry, Cry, Cry"
(1988)

"Somewhere Tonight" is a song written by Rodney Crowell and Harlan Howard, and recorded by American country music group Highway 101. It was released in September 1987 as the third single from the album Highway 101. "Somewhere Tonight" was Highway 101's third country hit and the first of four number ones on the country chart. The single went to number one on the Hot Country Singles chart, spending two weeks at that position and twenty-three weeks on the chart.[1] In January 1988, it also reached Number One on the Canadian country singles charts published by RPM.[2]

Charts[edit]

Chart (1987–1988) Peak
position
US Billboard Hot Country Singles 1
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[3] 1

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Whitburn, Joel (2008). Hot Country Songs 1944 to 2008. Record Research, Inc. p. 188. ISBN 0-89820-177-2. 
  2. ^ "RPM Country Tracks for January 16, 1988". RPM. Retrieved 16 September 2010. 
  3. ^ "Highway 101 Chart History (Hot Country Songs)". Billboard.

External links[edit]

Preceded by
"Do Ya"
by K.T. Oslin
Billboard Hot Country Singles
number-one single

December 26, 1987–January 2, 1988
Succeeded by
"I Can't Get Close Enough"
by Exile
Preceded by
"Those Memories of You"
by Dolly Parton, Emmylou Harris and Linda Ronstadt
RPM Country Tracks
number-one single

January 16, 1988