My Baby's Got a Smile on Her Face

My Baby's Got a Smile on Her Face

"My Baby's Got a Smile on Her Face"
Single by Craig Wayne Boyd
Released December 2014 (2014-12)
Format Digital download
Genre Country
Length 3:16
Label Dot
Writer(s)
  • Mark Marchetti
  • Stephanie Jones
Producer(s) Blake Shelton[1]

"My Baby's Got a Smile on Her Face" is a song by American country music singer Craig Wayne Boyd. It was Boyd's coronation single following his victory on the seventh season of the singing competition The Voice.

Contents

  • History 1
  • Music video 2
  • Chart performance 3
  • References 4

History

Show judge Blake Shelton gave Boyd the song, and said that he originally planned to record it himself.[2] The song was written by Mark Marchetti, a son-in-law of Loretta Lynn, and Stephanie Jones.[3]

Music video

Boyd debuted the video in December 2014.[4]

Chart performance

The song debuted at number 1 on the Hot Country Songs chart dated for January 3, 2015. In doing so, it became only the second song to debut at number 1 in that chart's history, the first being "More Than a Memory" by Garth Brooks in 2007.[5]

Chart (2015) Peak
position
Canada (Canadian Hot 100)[6] 45
US Billboard Hot 100[7] 34
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[8] 1
Preceded by
"Shotgun Rider"
by Tim McGraw
Billboard Hot Country Songs
number-one single

January 3, 2015
Succeeded by
"Something in the Water"
by Carrie Underwood

References

  1. ^ O'Connor, Samantha (19 December 2014). "This week in reality TV: Blake Shelton rules on 'The Voice,' the art of the blindside on 'Survivor' and more". The Sudbury Star. Retrieved 30 December 2014. 
  2. ^ "Craig Wayne Boyd, ‘My Baby’s Got a Smile on Her Face’ [Listen] Read More: Craig Wayne Boyd, ‘My Baby’s Got a Smile on Her Face’".  
  3. ^ Hudak, Joseph (17 December 2014). "Craig Wayne Boyd Wins 'The Voice' Season Seven".  
  4. ^ Thompson, Gayle (16 December 2014). "‘The Voice’ Contestant Craig Wayne Boyd Debuts ‘My Baby’s Got a Smile on Her Face’ Music Video Read More: Craig Wayne Boyd, 'My Baby's Got a Smile on Her Face' Video". The Boot. Retrieved 30 December 2014. 
  5. ^ Jessen, Wade (24 December 2014). Voice' Winner Craig Wayne Boyd Debuts at No. 1 on Hot Country Songs"'".  
  6. ^ "Craig Wayne Boyd – Chart history" Canadian Hot 100 for Craig Wayne Boyd.
  7. ^ "Craig Wayne Boyd – Chart history" Billboard Hot 100 for Craig Wayne Boyd.
  8. ^ "Craig Wayne Boyd – Chart history" Billboard Hot Country Songs for Craig Wayne Boyd.