Try a Little Kindness (song)
|"Try a Little Kindness"|
|Single by Glen Campbell|
|from the album Try a Little Kindness|
|B-side||"Lonely My Lonely Friend"|
Capitol Studios, Hollywood, California, and United . Recording Studio, Hollywood, California
|Genre||Country, easy listening|
|Glen Campbell singles chronology|
"Try a Little Kindness" is a song written by Curt Sapaugh and Bobby Austin, first recorded by American country music singer Glen Campbell. The song was a hit on three different music charts: it peaked at number two for one week on the country charts. "Try a Little Kindness" went to number one for one week on the Hot Adult Contemporary chart as well as peaking at number 23 on the Billboard Hot 100.
|Australian Go-Set Chart||10|
|Canadian RPM Country Tracks||1|
|Canadian RPM Top Singles||5|
|Canadian RPM Adult Contemporary||1|
|New Zealand Singles Chart||4|
|U.K. Singles Chart||45|
|US Billboard Hot 100||23|
|US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)||2|
|U.S. Billboard Easy Listening||1|
Other notable recordings
- 1967: Otis Redding, Monterey Pop Festival (Reprise MS2029)
- 1969: The Wilburn Brothers – album: Little Johnny From Down the Street
- 1969: Wanda Jackson – album: Country
- 1970: Jack Greene – album: Lord is That Me
- 1970: Ginette Reno – album: Beautiful Second Hand Man
- 1970: Lynn Anderson – album: I'm Alright
- 1971: Kitty Wells – album: Pledging My Love
- 1971: The Oak Ridge Boys – album: "Talk About the Good Times"
- 1972: Frances Yip (葉麗儀) – album: Frances Yip Golden Hits
- 1996: The Whites – album: Give A Little Back
- 2006: Bobby Osborne & the Rocky Top X-Press – album: Try a Little Kindness
- Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 66.
- Whitburn, Joel (2002). Top Adult Contemporary: 1961-2001. Record Research. p. 44.
- "Go-Set Australian charts - 3 January 1970". Poparchives.com.au. 1970-01-03. Retrieved 2016-10-02.
- "Glen Campbell Chart History (Hot 100)". Billboard.
- "Glen Campbell Chart History (Hot Country Songs)". Billboard.
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