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"Pistol Packin' Mama" is a 1944 song. The song is notable in that it was the first number one on the Juke Box Folk Records chart, which would later be known as the Hot Country Songs chart. The version performed by Bing Crosby and The Andrews Sisters would be first number on the Juke Box Folk records charts followed by the version performed by Al Dexter [1]. The B-side of the Al Dexter version of "Pistol Packin' Mama, a song entitled, "Rosalita" would hit number one on the same chart later in the year.

References

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 535.  
Preceded by
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Most Played Juke Box Folk Records
number one single by Bing Crosby and The Andrews Sisters

January 8, 1944 - January 29, 1944 (four weeks)
February 19, 1944
Succeeded by
"Pistol Packin' Mama" by Al Dexter
"Ration Blues" by Louis Jordan
Preceded by
"Pistol Packin' Mama" by Bing Crosby and The Andrews Sisters
Most Played Juke Box Folk Records
number one single by Al Dexter

February 5, 1944 (three weeks)
Succeeded by
"Pistol Packin' Mama" by Bing Crosby and The Andrews Sisters







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