Tammy Wynette – Stand By Your Man is a classic country song that was released in 1968 as the first single and title track from the album of the same name. The song was co-written by Wynette and producer Billy Sherrill, and it expresses the challenges and sacrifices of being a faithful wife to a man who may not always appreciate her. The song was a huge hit for Wynette, reaching number one on the U.S. country charts and crossing over to the pop charts, where it peaked at number 19. The song also became popular in other countries, such as the UK and the Netherlands, where it reached number one in 1975. The song earned Wynette a Grammy Award for Best Country Vocal Performance, Female in 1970, and was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 1999. The song is widely regarded as one of the most influential and iconic songs in country music history, and has been covered by many artists from different genres. The song was also selected by the Library of Congress as a 2010 addition to the National Recording Registry, which selects recordings that are “culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant”.


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