Down in the Boondocks" is a song written by Joe South, with sampling from Gene Pitney's "Twenty Four Hours from Tulsa", and recorded by American artist Billy Joe Royal. It was a hit in 1965, reaching number 9 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. In the UK, it hit number 38 on the Record Retailer chart. In Canada, the song reached on the RPM Magazine charts, August 9, 1965. The song comes from the album Down in the Boondocks.
Listen to Down on the Boondocks by Billy Joe Royal for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. He is best known for the 1965 US Top 10 pop hit "Down in the Boondocks", which, along with the singles "I Knew You When" (Top 20, 1965) and "Hush" (1967), were written and produced by Joe South. Another South composition, "Yo-Yo," just missed the top 40 in Canada and charted poorly in the . Billy Joe Royal (April 3, 1942 – October 6, 2015) was an American pop and country singer.
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|A2||Leaning On You||2:16|
|A3||Heartaches And Teardrops||2:24|
|A4||Funny How Time Slips Away||2:57|
|A5||My Fondest Memories||2:43|
|A6||Down In The Boondocks||2:34|
|B1||I Knew You When||2:32|
|B2||Those Railroad Tracks In Between||2:05|
|B4||Oh What A Night||2:00|
|B5||King Of Fools||3:00|
|B6||I've Got To Be Somebody||2:59|
- Producer – Joe South
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