Somebody Like Me

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"Somebody Like Me"
Single by Eddy Arnold
from the album Somebody Like Me
B-side "Taking Chances"
Released September 1966
Genre Country
Label RCA Victor
Songwriter(s) Wayne Carson
Producer(s) Chet Atkins
Eddy Arnold singles chronology
"The Tip of My Fingers"
"Somebody Like Me"
"The First Word"
"The Tip of My Fingers"
"Somebody Like Me"
"The First Word"

"Somebody Like Me" is a 1966 single by Eddy Arnold. "Somebody Like Me" was a number one country song spending four weeks at the top spot and a total of eighteen weeks on the chart.[1]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1966) Peak
U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles chart 1
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 53
U.S. Billboard Easy Listening chart[2] 15
Canadian RPM Top Singles 54


  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 31. 
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2002). Top Adult Contemporary: 1961-2001. Record Research. p. 23. 

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Preceded by
"I Get the Fever"
by Bill Anderson
Billboard Hot Country Singles
number-one single

November 26-December 17, 1966
Succeeded by
"There Goes My Everything"
by Jack Greene