In April of 1981, Earl Thomas Conley released the title cut from his album Fire and Smoke.  On this day that same year, the song reached No.1 on the charts becoming Conley’s first to reach the top.  It would later become the No.1 country song of 1981.

A certain contemporary country singer/TV judge counts Earl Thomas Conley as one of his biggest influences.  Can you name him?  Tell us on Facebook.