George Jones – The Corvette Song (The One I Loved Back Then), is a song written by Gary Gentry, and recorded by American country music singer George Jones. It was released September 1985 as the second single from the album Who’s Gonna Fill Their Shoes. The song peaked at number three on the Hot Country Singles.
The song was a fixture in Jones’ live set in the 1980s and 1990s and appears on the 1999 LP Live with the Possum.
George Jones – The Corvette Song (The One I Loved Back Then)
From the album Who’s Gonna Fill Their Shoes
B-side “If Only You’d Love Me Again”
Released September 21, 1985
Label Epic 05698
Songwriter(s) Gary Gentry
Producer(s) Billy Sherrill