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"Together Again" is a 1964 song by
country singer and
The song, best known as the "B" side to Owens' No. 1 hit, "
My Heart Skips a Beat", interrupted that song's run at Number One on the U.S. country charts.
Tom Brumley's performance on "Together Again" is considered "one of the finest steel guitar solos in the history of country music" by the
Country Music Television staff;
 it inspired
Jerry Garcia to learn the instrument.
Ray Price on his 1965 album
Ray Charles released the song in 1966, and it reached #19 on the
Billboard pop chart and #1 on the
adult contemporary chart.
 On the soul chart, this version went to #10.
Glen Campbell on his 1967 album
Wanda Jackson on her 1968 album Cream of the Crop
Eddie Peregrina on his 1968 album What Am I Living For
Nora Aunor with
Tirso Cruz III on their 1971 duet album
Dream Come True
- Country music singer
Emmylou Harris recorded the song for her 1975 album
Elite Hotel; her version also ascended to the top of the
Hot Country Singles chart in April 1976, with the flip side, Harris' version of
The Beatles' "
Here, There and Everywhere" being a minor pop hit as well. In 1979, Owens and Harris dueted on a song called "Play Together Again, Again," which paid tribute to the song both artists recorded and made famous.
- In 1983,
Kenny Rogers and
Dottie West released a duet version of the song (it originally was recorded for their 1979
Classics album, but was released on Rogers' Duets album in 1983), that reached No. 19 on the
Hot Country Singles chart.
Elisabeth Andreasson covered the song on her 1981 country album
Angel of the Morning.
Linda Thompson recorded a version in May 1973 included in the album
I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight, released in April 1974.
Dwight Yoakam recorded a version of the song for his 2007 Buck Owens tribute album,
Dwight Sings Buck.
Mark Lanegan recorded a version of the song for his 1999 album
I'll Take Care of You.
Martina McBride recorded a version of the song for her 2005 album
Jill Johnson covered the song on her 2009 cover album
Music Row II.
Vince Gill recorded a version of the song for his 2013 album with steel guitarist
Louise Mandrell recorded a version of the song for her 2019 album, Playing Favorites.
Ronnie Dunn recorded a version of the song for his 2020 album of covers,