The Gatlin Brothers is a band that is made up of three brothers namely Rudy, Steve, and Larry Wayne Gatlin. The band is from Nashville, Tennessee, and has a huge mark in the country music industry. However, they release more than ten albums and some amazing songs that are all-time favorites. The Gatlin Brothers Band is famous for its Gospel and Country style of music. In this article, we look at the top 10 Gatlin Brothers band songs of all time.
10. All the Gold In California
All the Gold In California is a song about life in California and how tricky it can trick you into leaving your past lifestyle. The song is from the year 1979 and is one of the top tracks in the album Straight Ahead (Expanded Edition). According to Music Apple, this song is a huge hit at the time of its release. It reaches number ten in the US Hot Country Singles and was one of their all-time top singles. However, it is a cover by many other artists including The Mccoy Brothers. Being a top song, it makes its way into the movie and film industry in the popular movie, The Nightmare Before Christmas.
9. I Don’t Wanna Cry
I Don’t Wanna Cry is about a man telling his woman that he is overwhelmed by emotions any time she tells him she is about to leave him. He is requesting her to hold on just a little bit longer. This song was released in the year 1998 and is one of the top tracks in the album, Super Hits. However, the song did well reaching number thirty-three in the US Country Charts and is one of the songs that have gained them a lot of popularity and fans. The song was also featured in the movie, High Fidelity and has been covered by other artists including, The Oak Ridge Boys and The Gatlin Brothers Band.
8. Night Time Magic
Night Time Magic is a song about a man telling his lover to get hold of him and not let him go. He says that her magic has healed him and he wants her to work her magic again. The song was released in the year 2008 and is one of the top tracks on the album, Broken Lady. However, this is a song fans love and it reaches number thirty-eight on the US Country Charts. The song is a country and pop music with a nice blend of musical instruments making it a popular song. The song has been covered by other artists including, Mark Chesnutt and The Gatlin Brothers Band. It is a soundtrack in several movies and TV shows like The Boondock Saints, The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day, We Are Marshall, and others.
7. I Just Wish You Were Someone I Love
I Just Wish You Were Someone I Love is a song about a man who loves a girl but she does not love him in return. It is a situation where a guy is a single man and thinking about others when he should be thinking about his lady. However, the song is from the year 2008 and is one of the top tracks on the album, Broken Lady. This song is popular and reaches number thirty-nine on the US Country charts. It is in movies like The Boondock Saints, We Are Marshall, and others.
Released in the year 1983, this is a song about a man who loves what he does for a living which is making music. Living his life in Houston is all he wants to do and he always wants to be one day closer to his lady. According to Last FM, this is one of the top tracks in the album Greatest Hits Vol.II and reached number two in the US Country Charts making it one of their most popular hits. It is done by other artists including Mark Chesnutt and The Gatlin Brothers Band. However, this song makes is way into the film and movie industry featuring in the popular movie, The Dream Team.
5. I’ve Done Enough Dyin’ Today
I’ve Done Enough Dyin’ Today is a song about a man who is constantly struggling and is about to give up. His heart is broken and he wishes the day is over with the hope of a better day tomorrow. This song is from 1979 as one of the top tracks in the album Straight Ahead (Expanded Edition). It is a big time release and reaches number nine in the US Country charts and is still a fan favorite. The song is done by other artists including Mark Chesnutt. However, it is also in the popular movie The Nightmare Before Christmas.
4. Take Me To Your Lovin’ Place
This song is about a man who is at some point in his life about to propose to his woman, who he loves for a long time. He gives up on other women but wants to show off how much he loves his girl telling her to take him to her happy place. This is a hit song that is popular among fans and is number nine in the US country tracks and is a favorite of many. However, it was released in the year 1980 and is one of the top tracks in the album Help Yourself. It is nominated for several awards including the Grammy for best country song performance.
3. Statues Without Hearts
Released in the year 1998, Statues Without Hearts is a song about a man talking about his past love with a woman. He says all he can remember about them is the emptiness of their eyes and how cold his heart was. He wants to know what went wrong and how he can get it back. According to Play Back, this was one of the hit tracks from the album Super Hits and reached number twenty-four in the US Country Charts. However, it also made its way into the film and movie industry featuring in the movie, The Last Kiss.
2. The Midnight Choir
The Midnight Choir is a song about being ready to sing beautiful melodies at midnight, after getting through a tough day. It is from the year 1979 and is one of the lead tracks in the album, Straight Ahead (Expanded Edition). The song does well reaching number nine on the US Country Charts. However, the song makes its way into the film and movie industry in the films, High Fidelity, New York State of Mind, and many others.
1. What Are We Doin’ Lonesome
Released in the year 1981, this song is about two people who have feelings for each other and a lonely. The only way to solve this is to come together and spend time with each other to kill the boredom. It is one of the many hit songs in the album Houston To Denver. It reached number thirty-six in the US Country Charts. However, the song is in the movies High Fidelity, American Splendor, American Pie, and others.