(You Don't Have To) Paint Me a Picture

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"(You Don't Have To) Paint Me a Picture"
Single by Gary Lewis & the Playboys
from the album (You Don't Have To) Paint Me a Picture
B-side "Looking for the Stars"
Released September 1966
Genre Pop rock
Length 2:10
Songwriter(s) Roger Tillison, Leon Russell, Snuff Garrett
Producer(s) Snuff Garrett
Gary Lewis & the Playboys singles chronology
"My Heart's Symphony"
(1966)
"(You Don't Have To) Paint Me a Picture"
(1966)
"Where Will the Words Come From"
(1966)
"My Heart's Symphony"
(1966)
"(You Don't Have To) Paint Me a Picture"
(1966)
"Where Will the Words Come From"
(1966)

"(You Don't Have To) Paint Me a Picture" is a song written by Roger Tillison, Leon Russell, and Snuff Garrett and performed by Gary Lewis & the Playboys. It reached #9 in Canada,[1] #15 on the Billboard Hot 100,[2] and #58 in Australia in 1966. It was featured on their 1966 album, (You Don't Have To) Paint Me a Picture.[3]

The song was produced by Snuff Garrett and arranged by Leon Russell.[4]

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