Your Love Amazes Me

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"Your Love Amazes Me"
Single by John Berry
from the album John Berry
B-side ""What's in It for Me""
Released January 31, 1994
Format Cassingle
Genre Country
Length 3:53
Label Liberty/Patriot
Songwriter(s) Amanda Hunt-Taylor, Chuck Jones
Producer(s) Chuck Howard
John Berry singles chronology
"Kiss Me in the Car"
(1993)
"Your Love Amazes Me"
(1994)
"What's in It for Me"
(1994)

"Your Love Amazes Me" is a song written by Amanda Hunt-Taylor and Chuck Jones, and recorded by American country music singer John Berry. It was released in January 1994 as the third single from the album John Berry. It is his only Number One single on the Hot Country Singles & Tracks (now Hot Country Songs) chart. It was also the first of two Number Ones for him on the RPM Country Tracks charts. A cover version was released in 1996 by pop singer Michael English. Andy Childs also recorded it on his 1993 self-titled album and released it as the B-side to his 1993 single "Broken."

Critical reception[edit]

Larry Flick, of Billboard magazine reviewed the song favorably, saying that it is "a nice showcase for Berry's unique, country/soul voice." He goes on to call it a "heartfelt performance."[1]

Music video[edit]

The music video was directed by John Lloyd Miller and premiered in early 1994.

Chart positions[edit]

John Berry[edit]

"Your Love Amazes Me" debuted at number 67 on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks for the week of February 12, 1994.

Chart (1994) Peak
position
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[2] 1
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[3] 1

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1994) Position
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[4] 30
US Country Songs (Billboard)[5] 41
Preceded by
"If Bubba Can Dance (I Can Too)"
by Shenandoah
Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks
number-one single

May 21, 1994
Succeeded by
"Don't Take the Girl"
by Tim McGraw
Preceded by
"Addicted to a Dollar"
by Doug Stone
RPM Country Tracks
number-one single

May 30, 1994
Succeeded by
"Such a Lonely One"
by Prairie Oyster

Michael English[edit]

Chart (1996) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks 10
U.S. Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100 5

References[edit]

  1. ^ Billboard, February 5, 1994
  2. ^ "Top RPM Country Tracks: Issue 2490." RPM. Library and Archives Canada. May 30, 1994. Retrieved August 4, 2013.
  3. ^ "John Berry – Chart history" Billboard Hot Country Songs for John Berry.
  4. ^ "RPM Top 100 Country Tracks of 1994". RPM. December 12, 1994. Retrieved August 4, 2013. 
  5. ^ "Best of 1994: Country Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. 1994. Retrieved August 4, 2013. 

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