Kiss An Angel Good Mornin Charley Pride (RCA, 1971)
Written by Ben Peters, Kiss An Angel Good Mornin was recorded by American country artist Charley Pride. It was released in October 1971 and was the debut single from his album Charley Pride Sings Heart Songs. Kiss An Angel Good Mornin has become Pride’s signature song and was his 8th #1 single. It was his first single to cross over to the Pop chart, peaking at #21 and hitting (#7) the top ten on the Adult Contemporary chart. Kiss An Angel Good Mornin also hit #1 on Canada’s country chart, #31 on their pop chart and #2 on their adult contemporary chart.
Since Pride, George Jones, Alan Jackson and Conway Twitty have covered Kiss An Angel Good Mornin.