Stay Young (Gallagher & Lyle song)

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"Stay Young"
Single by Don Williams
from the album Yellow Moon
B-side "Pressure Makes Diamonds"
Released November 1983
Genre Country
Length 3:06
Label MCA
Songwriter(s) Benny Gallagher
Graham Lyle
Producer(s) Don Williams
Garth Fundis
Don Williams singles chronology
"Nobody but You"
"Stay Young"
"That's the Thing About Love"
"Nobody but You"
"Stay Young"
"That's the Thing About Love"

"Stay Young is a track written by Benny Gallagher and Graham Lyle, from the 1975 Gallagher & Lyle album, "Breakaway". In the United States "Stay Young" was covered by Don Williams late in 1983 and it was his fifteenth number one country hit. The single went to number one for one week and spent a total of twelve weeks on the country chart.[1]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1983–1984) Peak
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[2] 1
Canadian RPM Country Tracks 3


  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 31. 
  2. ^ "Don Williams Chart History (Hot Country Songs)". Billboard.
Preceded by
"Don't Cheat in Our Hometown"
by Ricky Skaggs
Billboard Hot Country Singles
number-one single

February 25, 1984
Succeeded by
"Woke Up in Love"
by Exile