Thinkin' About You (Trisha Yearwood song)

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"Thinkin' About You"
Single by Trisha Yearwood
from the album Thinkin' About You
B-side "Fairytale"
Released January 3, 1995
Format CD single
Genre Country
Length 3:23
Label MCA Nashville
Songwriter(s) Tom Shapiro, Bob Regan
Producer(s) Garth Fundis, Harry Stinson
Trisha Yearwood singles chronology
"XXX's and OOO's (An American Girl)"
"Thinkin' About You"
"You Can Sleep While I Drive"
"XXX's and OOO's (An American Girl)"
"Thinkin' About You"
"You Can Sleep While I Drive"

"Thinkin' About You" is a song written by Tom Shapiro and Bob Regan, and recorded by American country music artist Trisha Yearwood. It was released in January 1995 as the second single and title track from her album Thinkin' About You. The song became Yearwood's third Number One country hit in April 1995.[1] Lee Roy Parnell plays slide guitar on the song.

Critical reception[edit]

Billboard gave the single a favorable review, praising Yearwood's vocal delivery and Parnell's guitar work, and overall saying that it was "a cut above" her previous singles.[2]

Music video[edit]

The music video was directed by Gerry Wenner and premiered in early 1995.

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1995) Peak
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[3] 4
US Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles (Billboard)[4] 20
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[5] 1

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1995) Position
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[6] 94
US Country Songs (Billboard)[7] 6
Preceded by
"This Woman and This Man" by Clay Walker
Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks number-one single
April 1-April 8, 1995
Succeeded by
"The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter" by Reba McEntire


  1. ^ Huey, Steve. "Trisha Yearwood biography". Allmusic. Retrieved 2009-04-19. 
  2. ^ "Reviews: Country". Billboard: 59. January 21, 1995. 
  3. ^ "Top RPM Country Tracks: Issue 9155." RPM. Library and Archives Canada. April 10, 1995. Retrieved July 21, 2013.
  4. ^ "Trisha Yearwood – Chart history" Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100 for Trisha Yearwood.
  5. ^ "Trisha Yearwood – Chart history" Billboard Hot Country Songs for Trisha Yearwood.
  6. ^ "RPM Top 100 Country Tracks of 1995". RPM. December 18, 1995. Retrieved July 21, 2013. 
  7. ^ "Best of 1995: Country Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. 1995. Retrieved July 21, 2013. 

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