Billboard #1 Hits: #280: “Baby, Don’t Get Hooked On Me”- Mac Davis. September 23, 1972.
- Single: “Baby, Don’t Get Hooked On Me”- Mac Davis
- Record Company- Columbia
- Genre: Soft Rock
- Written by Mac Davis
- Time: 3:06
- B-side: “Your Side Of The Bed”
- Album- Baby Don’t Get Hooked On Me
- Grade: D
- Peaked at #1 3 weeks in Billboard Hot 100 #29 in UK Singles Chart, #1 in Australia and Canada.
There was something annoying to me about Mac Davis- never cared for him. That aside. Davis wrote this song when his recorded company demanded that he write a song with a ‘hook.” I will give credit where credit is due- he did write “In The Ghetto” for Elvis, a great song.