“I’ve Come to Expect It from You” is a song written by Buddy Cannon and Dean Dillon, and recorded by American country music artist George Strait. It was released in October 1990 as the third and final single from his album Livin’ It Up. It peaked at number 1 on both the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart and the Canadian RPM Country Tracks chart. In the United States it stayed at number 1 for five weeks. In Canada, it reached number 1 in January 1991 and stayed there for one week.
On the original 45 record, it was paired with another good song: The B-Side was “Stranger in My Arms” from the pen of Curtis Wayne.
B-side “Stranger in My Arms”
Released October 22, 1990
Recorded February 13, 1990
Label MCA 53969
Songwriter(s) Buddy Cannon Dean Dillon
Producer(s) Jimmy Bowen George Strait
Miquel Batlle Garriga