Tonight Carmen

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"Tonight Carmen"
Single by Marty Robbins
from the album Tonight Carmen
B-side "Waiting in Reno"
Released May 1, 1967
Genre Country
Label Columbia
Songwriter(s) Marty Robbins
Producer(s) Bob Johnston
Marty Robbins singles chronology
"No Tears Milady"
(1967)
"Tonight Carmen"
(1967)
"Gardenias in Her Hair"
(1967)

"No Tears Milady"
(1967)
"Tonight Carmen"
(1967)
"Gardenias in Her Hair"
(1967)

"Tonight Carmen" is a song written and recorded by American country music artist Marty Robbins. It was released in May 1967 as the first single and title track from the album Tonight Carmen. The song was Robbins' twelfth number one on the country charts, spending one week at number one and total of twelve weeks on the charts. [1]

Marty Robbins American singer, songwriter and racing driver

Martin David Robinson, known professionally as Marty Robbins, was an American singer, songwriter, actor, multi-instrumentalist, and racing driver. One of the most popular and successful country and western singers of all time for most of his near four-decade career, Robbins often topped the country music charts, and several of his songs also had crossover success as pop hits.

Chart performance

Chart (1967)Peak
position
US Hot Country Songs ( Billboard ) [2] 1
US Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles ( Billboard ) [3] 14

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References

  1. Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 294.
  2. "Marty Robbins Chart History (Hot Country Songs)". Billboard.
  3. "Marty Robbins Chart History (Bubbling Under Hot 100)". Billboard.
Preceded by
"With One Exception"
by David Houston
Billboard Hot Country Singles
number-one single

July 29, 1967
Succeeded by
"I'll Never Find Another You"
by Sonny James