|"Together You and I"|
|Single by Dolly Parton|
|from the album Better Day|
|Released||May 23, 2011|
|Dolly Parton singles chronology|
"Together You and I" is a song by American singer-songwriter Dolly Parton. It was released as the lead single from Parton's 2011 album, Better Day , on May 23, 2011. It impacted country radio on May 27. It peaked at number 67 on the UK Singles Chart. Parton originally wrote the song in the early 1970s and recorded it with Porter Wagoner on their 1974 collaborative album, Porter 'n' Dolly .
A video for the single was filmed, and was originally scheduled to debut on May 28.However, for unknown reasons, the video was delayed and later debuted on July 4 on country music video station, CMT. The video was directed by Trey Fanjoy.
Dolly Parton performed her song on September 10, 2011 on the Launch Night for the ninth series of Strictly Come Dancing. She also performed the song on American television talk show The Ellen DeGeneres Show on May 27, 2011 and on NBC's The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.
The song reached No. 67 in the UK Singles Chart, becoming her highest chart entry since "9 to 5" in 1981.
|UK Singles (The Official Charts Company)||67|
|United States||23 May 2011||Dolly Records||Digital download|
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