Garth Brooks – Longneck Bottle, is a song written by Steve Wariner and Rick Carnes, and recorded by American country music artist Garth Brooks. It was released in November 1997 as the first single from his album Sevens. Wariner also plays acoustic guitar and sings background vocals on the song.
Released as a single in late 1997, “Longneck Bottle” was added to the playlists of all 222 stations that were surveyed by Radio & Records magazine at the time.
On the RPM Country Tracks charts in Canada, it debuted at #60 for the week of December 1, 1997, and was Number One only one week later. It held the Number One position on the chart week of December 15 as well, while the charts for the next three weeks (December 22, December 29, and January 5) were all frozen. January 12, 1998, the next RPM chart to be published, also had the song at Number One, although it fell to #2 the next week when “Don’t Be Stupid (You Know I Love You)” by Shania Twain took over. “Longneck Bottle” reclaimed the Number One position on this chart on January 26, for its fourth and final week at Number One in Canada.
Garth Brooks – Longneck Bottle
From the album Sevens
Released November 22, 1997
Label Capitol Nashville 19851
Songwriter(s) Rick Carnes, Steve Wariner
Producer(s) Allen Reynolds