The Right Combination • Burning the Midnight Oil

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The Right Combination • Burning the Midnight Oil
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Studio album by Porter Wagoner & Dolly Parton
Released January 3, 1972
Recorded RCA Studio B, Nashville, 1971
Genre Country
Label RCA
Producer Bob Ferguson
Porter Wagoner & Dolly Parton chronology
The Best of Porter Wagoner & Dolly Parton
(1971)The Best of Porter Wagoner & Dolly Parton1971
The Right Combination • Burning the Midnight Oil
(1972)
Together Always
(1972)Together Always1972
Singles from The Right Combination • Burning the Midnight Oil
  1. "The Right Combination" / "The Pain of Loving You"
    Released: May 1971
  2. "Burning the Midnight Oil" / "More Than Words Can Tell"
    Released: October 1971

The Right Combination • Burning the Midnight Oil is the seventh duet album by Porter Wagoner & Dolly Parton, released on January 3, 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[edit]

Track listing, writing credits and track length adapted from LP sleeve.[1]

No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."More Than Words Can Tell"Porter Wagoner2:44
2."The Right Combination"Porter Wagoner2:52
3."I've Been This Way Too Long"Dolly Parton2:40
4."In Each Love Some Pain Must Fall"Dolly Parton2:04
5."Her and the Car and the Mobile Home"Dave Kirby, Don Stock2:37
6."Burning the Midnight Oil"Porter Wagoner1:45
7."Somewhere Along the Way"Dolly Parton3:06
8."On and On"Eddie Sovine2:03
9."Through Thick and Thin"Bill Owens2:01
10."The Fog Has Lifted"Porter Wagoner2:18

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