“Shine On (Shine All Your Sweet Love on Me)”, song written by Johnny MacRae and Bob Morrison, was recorded by George Jones for the Epic label, it was recorded in early 1983, at Columbia Recording Studio, 34 Music Sq. East, Nashville, TN. At the recording session for the album, George Jones was accompanied by: Pete Bordonali, Billy Sanford, Bobby Thompson and Reggie Young (guitar), Henry Strzelecki (bass guitar), Pete Drake (dobro), Larrie Londin and Kenny Malone (drums), Bobby Ogdin and Hargus “Pig” Robbins (Keyboards), Pete Drake and Weldon Myrick (steel guitar) and Terry McMillan (Harmonica). With the production of Billy Sherrill, the song was released in March 1983, and on March 19, 1983, peaked at # 3 on the US Hot Country Songs charts, remaining a total of 19 weeks on the charts. On the Canadian RPM Country Tracks charts, it peaked at # 8. “Shine On” was Jones’ sixth Top 10 solo hit in less than three years.
The song was included on George Jones’ 59th album Shine On (Epic 1983), the album was released on March 14, 1983, and on August 6, 1983, peaked at # 7 on the US Top charts. Country Albums, remaining a total of 33 weeks in the charts.
Brenda Lee 1981 (MCA)