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Don't Pull Your LoveDescription : "Don't Pull Your Love" is a classic song written by Brian Potter and Dennis Lambert. The song was originally released in 1971 by Hamilton, Joe Frank & Reynolds.The song was an international hit, hitting number one on the U.S. Cash Box Top 100 and reaching number four on the Billboard Hot 100, as well as Billboard's Country and Easy Listening charts. In Canada, the song spent one week at number one."Don't Pull Your Love" became a gold record. Session musicians later referred to as the Wrec... Page:d

"Don't Pull Your Love"
Single by Hamilton, Joe Frank and Reynolds
from the album Hamilton, Joe Frank & Reynolds
B-side"Funk-In-Wagnal"
ReleasedMay 1971
GenrePop
Length2:42
LabelDunhill/ABC
Writer(s)Dennis Lambert
Brian Potter
CertificationGold (RIAA)
Hamilton, Joe Frank and Reynolds singles chronology
"Don't Pull Your Love"
(1971)
"Annabella"
(1971)

"Don't Pull Your Love" is a classic song written by Brian Potter and Dennis Lambert. The song was originally released in 1971 by Hamilton, Joe Frank & Reynolds.

The song was an international hit, hitting number one on the U.S. Cash Box Top 100 and reaching number four on the Billboard Hot 100, as well as Billboard's Country and Easy Listening charts. In Canada, the song spent one week at number one.

"Don't Pull Your Love" became a gold record. Session musicians later referred to as the Wrecking Crew were hired to record the instruments instead of Hamilton, Frank and Reynolds.

Chart performance

Weekly singles charts

Chart (1971)Peak
position
Australia KMR 10
Canada RPM 1001
Canada RPM MOR Playlist16
New Zealand (Listener)19
U.S. Billboard Hot 1004
U.S. Billboard Easy Listening4
U.S. Billboard Country4
U.S. Cash Box Top 1001

Year-end charts

Chart (1971)Rank
Australia KMR 78
Canada - RPM 10021
U.S. Billboard Hot 10042
U.S. Cash Box16

Cover versions

Sam & Dave

The song was recorded by Sam & Dave in 1971. Their version was released on Atlantic Records in October 1971 and reached number 36 on the Billboard R&B chart. The song can be found on a number of "best of" Sam & Dave collections that are currently available.

"Don't Pull Your Love"
Single by Glen Campbell
from the album Bloodline
B-side"Record Collector's Dream"
ReleasedMarch 1976
GenreCountry
Length3:22
LabelCapitol
Writer(s)Dennis Lambert
Brian Potter
Producer(s)Dennis Lambert
Brian Potter
Glen Campbell singles chronology
"Country Boy (You Got Your Feet in L.A.)"
(1975)
"Don't Pull Your Love"
(1976)
"See You on Sunday"
(1976)

Glen Campbell medley

In early 1976 Glen Campbell, recorded the song as a medley with "Then You Can Tell Me Goodbye". This version went to number 1 on the U.S. easy listening chart, number 27 on the Billboard Hot 100, and number 4 on the country chart. It was a major hit in Canada, reaching #2 on the country chart and #1 on the pop chart. He performed the medley in 1977 with Cher on the Sonny & Cher Show.

Chart performance

Chart (1976)Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles4
U.S. Billboard Hot 10027
U.S. Billboard Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks1
Canadian RPM Country Tracks2
Canadian RPM Top Singles1
Canadian RPM Adult Contemporary Tracks7
Preceded by
"Tryin' to Get the Feeling Again" by Barry Manilow
Billboard Easy Listening number 1 single (Glen Campbell version):
Medley with "Then You Can Tell Me Goodbye"

May 8, 1976
Succeeded by
"Welcome Back" by John Sebastian

Sean Maguire cover

"Don't Pull Your Love"
Single by Sean Maguire
from the album Spirit
ReleasedJuly 22, 1996
FormatCD single
Recorded1996
GenrePop
LabelParlophone
Writer(s)Dennis Lambert
Brian Potter
Sean Maguire singles chronology
"Good Day"
(1996)
"Don't Pull Your Love"
(1996)
"Today's the Day"
(1997)

In 1996, the song was covered by Sean Maguire, and released as his seventh single. It was the fourth and final single from his second album Spirit and reached number 14 on the UK Singles Chart.

Track listing

CD1

  1. "Don't Pull Your Love"
  2. "Love By Candlelight"
  3. "Sean Interview"

CD2

  1. "Don't Pull Your Love"
  2. "Love By Candlelight"
  3. "The Sun Shines From You"
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