I Washed My Hands in Muddy Water

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"I Washed My Hands in Muddy Water"
Single by Stonewall Jackson
from the album Trouble and Me
B-side"I've Got to Change"
Released1965 (1965)
Recorded1965
Genre Country
Length2:42
Label Columbia
Songwriter(s)Joe Babcock
Producer(s) Don Law, Frank Jones

"I Washed My Hands in Muddy Water" is a song written by Joe Babcock. [1] [2]

Stonewall Jackson recording

In 1965, the song was recorded by Stonewall Jackson. His version reached number eight on Billboard's Hot Country Singles chart. [3]

Cover versions

Notes and references

  1. ^ "Cowboy Joe Babcock Songwriting Credits". Cowboy Joe & The Babcocks website. Billy Wayne Art and Music. Retrieved 15 April 2014.
  2. ^ ""Cowboy Joe" Babcock Sings His "Washed My Hands In Muddy Water" Viva! NashVegas Radio Show 9-1-12". YouTube. Retrieved 15 April 2014.
  3. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 170.
  4. ^ It appears on the Mack compilation album, Still on the Move (2002, Ace, UK).
  5. ^ Imperial Records #66175
  6. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2013). Joel Whitburn's Top Pop Singles, 14th Edition: 1955-2012. Record Research. p. 710.
  7. ^ Janjatović, Petar (2007). EX YU ROCK enciklopedija 1960–2006. Belgrade: self-released. p. 207.