"She Talked a Lot About Texas", a song written by Don Wayne, was recorded by Cal Smith for the MCA label on July 17, 1974, at Bradley's Barn, 722 Bender’s Ferry Road, Mount Juliet, TN. With the production by Walter Haynes, the song was released on April 19, 1975, and on June 21, 1975, peaked at # 13 on the US Hot Country Songs charts, remaining on the charts for a total of 13 weeks. On the Canadian RPM Countrt tracks charts, it peaked at # 5.
Is a 1974 single by Cal Smith. “Country Bumpkin” was Cal Smith’s second number one on the country chart. The single stayed at number one for a single week and spent a total of ten weeks on the country chart.
In 1974, “Country Bumpkin” received Song of the Year Awards from both the Academy of Country Music and the Country Music Association.
On the original 45 record, it was paired with another good song: The B-Side was “It’s Not the Miles You’ve Traveled” from the pen of Dave Hall and Louis Red
"I Just Came Home to Count the Memories" is a country music song written by Glenn Ray.
Three versions of the song have charted. The first, released in 1975 by Bobby Wright on ABC Records.Cal Smith's version from 1977, reached number 15 on the same chart.John Anderson had the highest-charting rendition, releasing his version in late 1981 and taking it to number 7 on the country charts in early 1982.
"The Lord Knows I'm Drinking" is a 1972 song written by Bill Anderson and made famous by country music singer Cal Smith.
Smith, who had first gained fame performing with Ernest Tubb's Texas Trubadors in the 1960s, released a series of minor hits in the late 1960s and early 1970s. It wasn't until 1972 when he hit the top 5 of the Billboard Hot Country Singles chart with "I've Found Someone of My Own" (a cover of the Free Movement pop hit). Later in 1972, he released what became his first No. 1 h