Who Needs Pictures" is the title of a debut song co-written and recorded by American country music artist Brad Paisley. It was released in February 1999 as the first single and title track from his album . It reached number 12 on the Who Needs Pictures Hot Country Songs chart. Paisley wrote this song with Frank Rogers and Chris DuBois.
Content [ edit ]
The song's protagonist tells of finding an undeveloped
camera, which contains pictures of him and his lover in Cozumel, Mexico, and Baton Rouge, Louisiana, enjoying themselves. At first, he considers developing the film in the camera, but then changes his mind, asking himself "Who needs pictures / With a memory like mine".
Music video [ edit ]
This was Brad Paisley's first music video, directed by Jim Shea, was filmed in Los Angeles.
Personnel [ edit ]
Chart performance [ edit ]
"Who Needs Pictures" debuted at number 75 on the
Billboard Hot Country Songs dated for the week ending February 6, 1999. It spent 31 weeks on the charts and peaked at number 12. [1 ]
Year-end charts [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ a b Whitburn, Joel (2008). Hot Country Songs 1944 to 2008. Record Research, Inc. p. 313. ISBN 0-89820-177-2.
^ Archived pages of Brad Paisley fan questions at the Wayback Machine (archived October 9, 1999)
^ " Top RPM Country Tracks: Issue 8474." . RPM Library and Archives Canada. September 6, 1999. Retrieved July 7, 2013.
^ "Brad Paisley – Chart history" for Brad Paisley. Retrieved February 6, 2011. Billboard Hot 100
^ "Brad Paisley – Chart history" for Brad Paisley. Retrieved February 6, 2011. Billboard Hot Country Songs
^ "RPM Top 100 Country Tracks of 1999". . December 13, 1999 RPM . Retrieved . July 7, 2013
^ "Best of 1999: Country Songs". . Billboard Prometheus Global Media. 1999 . Retrieved . July 7, 2013