Chart Position: 1

  • Lead vocals: Jimmy Stokley and J.P. Pennington
  • #5 bestseller for 1978
  • Written by Nicky Chinn and Mike Chapman
  • Guitar: J.P Pennington
  • Keyboards: Marlon Hargis
  • Backing vocals: Sonny LeMaire, Marlon Hargis and Buzz Cornelison
  • Exile is from Louisville KY
  • Exile toured in Dick Clark’s Caravan of Stars in 1965, providing accompaniment to singing stars Tommy Roe and Brian Hyland
  • The band later became a country act
  • Stokeley left Exile in 1979
  • This is Exile’s only #1 single
  • Later recorded by Bill Anderson (1979) and No Mercy (1997)


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