“Does Fort Worth Ever Cross Your Mind” is a song written Sanger D. Shafer and Darlene Shafer, and recorded by American country music artist George Strait. It was released in September 1984 as the lead-off single and title track from his album of the same name. It reached number one on the country music charts in the United States,and number 10 in Canada.
The song is about a guy back in Fort Worth, Texas. He’s enjoying a few beers and thinking about his former woman who’s now with someone else in nearby Dallas. The guy wonders if she ever thinks of him and the good times they had together.
B-side “Love Comes from the Other Side of Town”
Released September 4, 1984
Recorded June 25, 1984
Label MCA 52458
Songwriter(s) Sanger D. Shafer, Darlene Shafer
Producer(s) Jimmy Bowen & George Strait