"Love the World Away" is the title of a song written by Bob Morrison and Johnny Wilson, and recorded by American country music artist Kenny Rogers. It was released in June 1980 as the second single from the Urban Cowboy soundtrack. The song reached #4 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles chart[1] and #1 on theRPM Country Tracks chart in Canada.[2]

Chart performance[edit source | editbeta]Edit

Chart (1980) Peak


U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles 4
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 14
Canadian RPM Country Tracks 1
Canadian RPM Top Singles 25
Preceded by

"Wayfaring Stranger" by Emmylou Harris

RPM Country Tracks

number-one single August 30-September 6, 1981

Succeeded by

"Tennessee River" by Alabama