We Just Disagree

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"We Just Disagree"
Dave Mason - We Just Disagree.jpg
Single by Dave Mason
from the album Let It Flow
B-side"Mystic Traveller"
ReleasedAugust 1977
Format7" single
Recorded1977
GenreSoft rock[1]
Length3:00
LabelColumbia
Songwriter(s)Jim Krueger
Producer(s)Dave Mason, Ron Nevison
Dave Mason singles chronology
"So High (Rock Me Baby and Roll Me Away)"
(1977)
"We Just Disagree"
(1977)
"Mystic Traveller"
(1978)

"We Just Disagree" is a song recorded by English singer-guitarist Dave Mason, written by Jim Krueger.[2]

Dave Mason version[edit]

Released in August 1977 as the second single from the album Let It Flow, the ballad featured Krueger's 12-string guitar prominently; the author also sang the harmony above Mason's lead vocal.[3] It reached number 12 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1977.

Chart (1977–78) Peak
position
US Billboard Hot 100[4] 12
US Billboard Adult Contemporary[5] 19

Billy Dean version[edit]

"We Just Disagree"
Single by Billy Dean
from the album Fire in the Dark
ReleasedNovember 1, 1993
Recorded1993
GenreCountry
Length3:24
LabelLiberty
Songwriter(s)Jim Krueger
Producer(s)Jimmy Bowen, Billy Dean
Billy Dean singles chronology
"I'm Not Built That Way"
(1993)
"We Just Disagree"
(1993)
"Cowboy Band"
(1994)

The song was later covered in 1993 by country singer Billy Dean. It was released in November 1993 as the fourth and final single from his album Fire in the Dark. It was a Top Ten hit on the country music charts, peaking at number 9, three positions higher than Mason's original version on the Hot 100.

Music video[edit]

The music video was directed by Marius Penczner and premiered in early 1994.

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1993–1994) Peak
position
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[6] 6
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[7] 9

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1994) Position
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[8] 83

Other cover versions[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ One Hit Wonder Center - one hit wonder music of the '50s, '60s, '70s, '80s and '90s
  2. ^ "Let It Flow / Dave Mason". Allmusic. Retrieved 2012-03-14.
  3. ^ "Dave Mason article (VERY long) - The Ledge". Ledge.fleetwoodmac.net. Retrieved 2012-03-14.
  4. ^ "Dave Mason Chart History (Hot 100)". Billboard.
  5. ^ Whitburn, Joel (1993). Top Adult Contemporary: 1961–1993. Record Research. p. 154.
  6. ^ "Top RPM Country Tracks: Issue 2391." RPM. Library and Archives Canada. February 21, 1994. Retrieved August 4, 2013.
  7. ^ "Billy Dean Chart History (Hot Country Songs)". Billboard.
  8. ^ "RPM Top 100 Country Tracks of 1994". RPM. December 12, 1994. Retrieved August 4, 2013.
  9. ^ http://www.bjorner.com/80-a.htm

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