“It’s Gonna Take a Little Bit Longer” is a song written by Ben Peters, and recorded by American country music artist Charley Pride. It was released in May 1972 as the first single from the album A Sunshine Day with Charley Pride. “It’s Gonna Take a Little Bit Longer” was Charley Pride’s ninth number one on the country chart. The single stayed at number one for three weeks and spent a total of fourteen weeks on the country chart.
From the album A Sunshiny Day with Charley Pride
B-side “You’re Wanting Me To Stop Loving You”
Released May 1972
Recorded January 12, 1972
Label RCA 74-0707
Songwriter(s) Ben Peters
Producer(s) Jack Clement