|"'Til a Tear Becomes a Rose"|
|Single by Keith Whitley with Lorrie Morgan|
|from the album Greatest Hits|
|Songwriter(s)||Bill Rice, Sharon Vaughn|
|Keith Whitley singles chronology|
|Lorrie Morgan singles chronology|
"'Til a Tear Becomes a Rose" is a song originally recorded by American country music artist Leon Everette. It was released in 1985 from his album Where's the Fire. His version of the song peaked at number 44 on Hot Country Songs.
The song was later covered by Keith Whitley as a duet with then-wife Lorrie Morgan. Posthumously released in July 1990, it was the only single from his Greatest Hits compilation album. This version peaked at number 13 on the country singles charts and won the Vocal Event of the Year at the Country Music Association awards.
In 2015, a version of the song was released by singer Kevin Moon and Bluegrass artist Rhonda Vincent for Moon's Throwback CD.
|US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)||44|
|Canada Country Tracks (RPM)||13|
|US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)||13|