Sugar Lips

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This article is about the 1964 song by Al Hirt. For the 1964 album by Al Hirt, see Sugar Lips (album).
"Sugar Lips"
Single by Al Hirt
from the album Sugar Lips
B-side "Poupee Brisee (Broken Doll)"
Released July 1964
Genre Jazz
Length 2:00
Label RCA Victor
Writer(s) Billy Sherrill, Buddy Killen
Producer(s) Chet Atkins
Al Hirt singles chronology
"Cotton Candy"
"Sugar Lips"
"Up Above My Head (I Hear Music in the Air)"

"Sugar Lips" is a song written by Billy Sherrill and Buddy Killen and was recorded by Al Hirt for his 1964 album, Sugar Lips.[1] The song reached #30 on the Billboard Hot 100 and #3 on the Adult Contemporary chart in 1964.[2]

The song was also featured on Hirt's greatest hits album, The Best of Al Hirt.[3]

In the mid-late 1960s, the song was used as the theme for the TV game show Eye Guess.


  1. ^ Al Hirt, Sugar Lips Retrieved March 26, 2013
  2. ^ Al Hirt's "Sugar Lips" Chart Positions Retrieved March 26, 2013
  3. ^ Al Hirt, The Best of Al Hirt Retrieved April 11, 2013.