Conway Twitty – There’s a Honky Tonk Angel (Who’ll Take Me Back In), is a song best known for the 1974 recording by American country music artist Conway Twitty, who took it to number 1 on the Hot Country Singles chart. The song was written by Troy Seals and Denny Rice and originally released on Troy Seals’ 1973 debut album Now Presenting Troy Seals.
Twitty’s version was released in January 1974 as the first single from the album Honky Tonk Angel. The song was Twitty’s 10th number one on the U.S. country singles chart as a solo artist and 13th overall. It stayed at number one for one week and spent 12 weeks on the chart in all.
Conway Twitty – There’s a Honky Tonk Angel (Who’ll Take Me Back In)
From the album Honky Tonk Angel
B-side “Don’t It Let Go To Your Heart”
Released January 1974
Recorded October 29, 1973
Studio Bradley’s Barn, Mt. Juliet, Tennessee
Songwriter(s) Troy Seals Denny Rice
Producer(s) Owen Bradley