Trying to Love Two Women

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"Trying to Love Two Women"
Single by The Oak Ridge Boys
from the album Together
B-side "Hold On Til Sunday"
Released April 19, 1980
Genre Country
Length 2:30
Label MCA
Writer(s) Sonny Throckmorton
Producer(s) Ron Chancey
The Oak Ridge Boys singles chronology
"Leaving Louisiana in the Broad Daylight"
"Trying to Love Two Women"
"Heart of Mine"

"Trying to Love Two Women" is a song written by Sonny Throckmorton, and recorded by American country music group The Oak Ridge Boys. It was released in April 1980 as the first single from the album Together. "Trying to Love Two Women" was The Oak Ridge Boys' third number one hit on the Billboard country chart. The single stayed at number one for one week and spent a total of twelve weeks on the chart.[1]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1980) Peak
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[2] 1
Canadian RPM Country Tracks 1


  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 251. 
  2. ^ "The Oak Ridge Boys – Chart history" Billboard Hot Country Songs for The Oak Ridge Boys.
Preceded by
"One Day at a Time"
by Cristy Lane
Billboard Hot Country Singles
number-one single

June 28, 1980
Succeeded by
"He Stopped Loving Her Today"
by George Jones
Preceded by
"Don't Fall in Love with a Dreamer"
by Kenny Rogers and Kim Carnes
RPM Country Tracks
number-one single

June 28, 1980
Succeeded by
"Midnight Rider"
by Willie Nelson