Terry Nelson Skinner

Born: Aug. 24, 1947 Hamilton, AL

Co-Wrote "Even the Nights Are Better" for Air Supply and "Touch Me When We're Dancing" for Alabama. Produced The Forester Sisters with partner J.L. Wallace.

Chart Songs as a Songwriter


 

Song Title Recording Artist Chart* Year
Even The Nights Are Better Air Supply 1 1982
Mama's Never Seen Those Eyes Forester Sisters 1 1986
Touch Me When We're Dancing Alabama 1 1986
Touch Me When We're Dancing Carpenters 1 1981
I Just Came Here To Dance David Frizzell & Shelly West 4 1982
Blame It On Love Smokey Robinson & Barbara Mandrell 5 1983
Lyin' In His Arms Again Forester Sisters 5 1988
Honky Tonk Heart Highway 101 6 1989
Teach Me To Cheat Kendalls 7 1981
If You're Waiting On Me (You're Backing Up) Kendalls 10 1982
It's Just A Short Walk From Heaven John Schneider 10 1985
When You're In Love Forester Sisters 10 1985
I Just Need You For Tonight Billy "Crash" Craddock 11 1981
In My Eyes Lionel Cartwright 12 1990
Shine On Me John Wesley Ryles 13 1978
Song Title Recording Artist Chart* Year
I Just Came Here To Dance Peabo Bryson & Roberta Flack 15 1984
What A Lie Sammi Smith 16 1979
Yard Sale Sammy Kershaw 17 1992
Fool John Wesley Ryles 18 1977
Back In The Fire Gene Watson 20 1989
Peace Of Mind Eddy Raven 23 1981
Everybody Needs Love On Saturday Night Maines Brothers 24 1985
Take Me Back Charly McClain 24 1979
Dixie Man Randy Barlow 25 1981
If It Wasn't For Her, I Wouldn't Have You Daron Norwood 26 1994
Winners And Losers R.C. Bannon 26 1979
Me And You Donna Fargo 29 1987
Love Ain't Made For Fools John Wesley Ryles 33 1979
Please Narvel Felts 34 1978
That's What I Get For Thinking Kendalls 35 1982

*Chart position is based on Billboard Magazine Pop, Country, R&B, & A/C Charts. Other music industry charts may have shown higher chart positions.

Source: Alabama Music Hall of Fame

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