The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas (soundtrack)

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The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas
Soundtrack album by Dolly Parton
Released July 23, 1982
Recorded 1982
Genre soundtrack
Length 36:44
Label MCA
Producer Gregg Perry
Dolly Parton chronology
Heartbreak Express
(1982)Heartbreak Express1982
Best Little Whorehouse in Texas Soundtrack
Dolly Parton's Greatest Hits
(1982)Dolly Parton's Greatest Hits1982

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas film soundtrack was released along with the film in July 1982. The album was produced by Gregg Perry.[1] In addition to the score of Carol Hall songs recorded for the stage soundtrack, the film soundtrack included two Dolly Parton compositions: "Sneakin' Around", which she performed as a duet with costar Burt Reynolds and a reworking of her 1974 classic "I Will Always Love You", the latter of which topped the U.S. country charts in September 1982. Unlike the original 1974 version, the 1982 release of "I Will Always Love You" crossed over to the pop charts (#53 Pop and #17 Adult Contemporary) as well.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Performed by Length
1. "20 Fans" Jim Nabors 4:33
2. "A Lil' Ole Bitty Pissant Country Place"   5:26
3. "Sneakin Around" Dolly Parton and Burt Reynolds 1:53
4. "Watchdog Report/Texas Has a Whorehouse in It" Dom DeLuise 3:04
5. "Courtyard Shag"   3:29
6. "The Aggie Song"   7:43
7. "The Sidestep" Charles Durning 3:43
8. "Hard Candy Christmas" Dolly Parton 3:50
9. "I Will Always Love You" Dolly Parton 3:02
Total length: 36:44

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1982) Peak
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 5
U.S. Billboard 200 63


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