|"(I'd Be) A Legend in My Time"|
|Single by Ronnie Milsap|
|from the album A Legend in My Time|
|B-side||"The Biggest Lie"|
|Released||November 30, 1974|
|Producer(s)||Tom Collins, Jack D. Johnson|
|Ronnie Milsap singles chronology|
"(I'd Be) A Legend in My Time" is a song written and recorded by Don Gibson in 1960. It appeared as the B-side of his hit "Far Far Away", from the album Sweet Dreams. Gibson re-recorded the song on the 1972 album Country Green.
The song was recorded by Ronnie Milsap and released in November 1974 as the lead single from his album A Legend in My Time. This was Milsap's sixth country hit and his third number one. The single stayed at number one for a single week and spent a total of ten weeks within the top 40. Milsap's recording altered the song from its original 3/4 time signature to a 4/4 time signature.
|US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)||1|
|Canadian RPM Country Tracks||1|
Frequently covered, the song is usually titled without the parenthetical lead. Versions have been recorded by