Chart Position: 4

  • Won Best contemporary (R&R) performance- group Grammy award
  • Written by Lew DeWitt
  • Vocals: Lew DeWitt, Don and Harold Reid, Phil Balsey
  • Guitar: Lew DeWitt
  • Produced by Don Law and Frank Jones
  • The name ‘Statler’ came from a brand of tissue paper
  • Statler Brothers were discovered by Country star Johnny Cash
  • Statler Brothers had 66 hits on the Country charts between 1965 and 1990
  • This is Statler Brothers’ biggest hit single
  • Lew DeWitt died in Aug 1990
  • Later recorded by Billy Strange (1966), Trini Lopez (1968), Nancy Sinatra (1967), Danny Davis & Nashville Brass (1972) and Eric Heatherly (2000)



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