The Right Combination • Burning the Midnight Oil
|The Right Combination • Burning the Midnight Oil|
|Studio album by Porter Wagoner & Dolly Parton|
|Recorded||RCA Studio B, Nashville, 1971|
|Porter Wagoner & Dolly Parton chronology|
|Singles from The Right Combination • Burning the Midnight Oil|
The Right Combination • Burning the Midnight Oil is the seventh duet album by Porter Wagoner & Dolly Parton, released in January 1972. It included the humorous "Her and the Car and the Mobile Home" (in which a wife leaves her husband, taking their trailer with her, leaving him abandoned and homeless), which became a concert favorite.
The two title songs, "The Right Combination" and "Burning the Midnight Oil" were both top twenty hits on the U.S. country chart; the album reached #6 on the country albums chart.
Track listing, writing credits and track length adapted from LP sleeve.
|1.||"More Than Words Can Tell"||Porter Wagoner||2:44|
|2.||"The Right Combination"||Porter Wagoner||2:52|
|3.||"I've Been This Way Too Long"||Dolly Parton||2:40|
|4.||"In Each Love Some Pain Must Fall"||Dolly Parton||2:04|
|5.||"Her and the Car and the Mobile Home"||Dave Kirby, Don Stock||2:37|
|6.||"Burning the Midnight Oil"||Porter Wagoner||1:45|
|7.||"Somewhere Along the Way"||Dolly Parton||3:06|
|8.||"On and On"||Eddie Sovine||2:03|
|9.||"Through Thick and Thin"||Bill Owens||2:01|
|10.||"The Fog Has Lifted"||Porter Wagoner||2:18|