EVERY BILLBOARD HOT 100 SINGLE 1970: #571: ” MR. BOJANGLES”- NITTY GRITTY DIRT BAND

Nitty Gritty Dirt Band - Mr. Bojangles (1974, Vinyl) | Discogs

Every Billboard Hot 100 Single 1970: #571:” Mr. Bojangles”- Nitty Gritty Dirt Band. November 21, 1970.

  • Single:”Mr. Bojangles”- Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
  • Record Company- Liberty
  • Genre: Country/ Folk
  • Written by Jerry Jeff Walker
  • Time: 5:15
  • B-side: “Uncle Charlie Interview #2/ Spanish Fandango”
  • Album- Uncle Charlie & His Dog Teddy
  • Grade: A+
  • Peaked at #9 19 weeks in Billboard Hot 100.

The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band- a country, folk, rock band was formed in Long Beach, California. They had 32 country chart singles, on the pop chart- 11 Hot 100 and 3 Top 40- this was their biggest hit. Written by Jerry Jeff Walker who passed away last month.

4 responses to “EVERY BILLBOARD HOT 100 SINGLE 1970: #571: ” MR. BOJANGLES”- NITTY GRITTY DIRT BAND

  1. I didnt know that about Jerry Jeff. I guess I better pay a little tribute. I like this version but Jerry’s was always the one for me. I wouldnt know half of what was going on in the music worlds if it wasnt for folks like you.

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