“I’ve Been Around Enough to Know” is a song written by Bob McDill and Dickey Lee. It was first recorded in 1975 by Jo-El Sonnier for Mercury Records. Sonnier’s version, his debut single, peaked at number 78 on the Hot Country Songs charts.Sonnier’s version was produced by Glenn Keener.In 1978, Conway Twitty released “Conway” which included “I’ve Been Around Enough to Know”. It was later recorded by American country music artist and actor John Schneider. It was released in July 1984 as the first single from the album Too Good to Stop Now. “I’ve Been Around Enough to Know” was John Schneider’s fourth country hit and the first of four number ones on the country chart.
From the album Too Good to Stop Now
Released July 1984
Songwriter(s) Dickey Lee and Bob McDill
Producer(s) Jimmy Bowen