Sharing the Night Together
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Sharing the Night Together
"Sharing the Night Together"
Sharing the Night Together - Dr. Hook.jpg
Single by Dr. Hook
from the album Pleasure & Pain
"You Make My Pants Want to Get Up and Dance"
ReleasedSeptember 27, 1978
GenreSoft rock, country pop
LabelCapitol / EMI
Ava Aldridge & Eddie Struzick
Ron Haffkine
Dr. Hook singles chronology
"Walk Right In"
"Sharing the Night Together"
"All the Time in the World"

"Sharing the Night Together" is a popular song written by Ava Aldridge and Eddie Struzick. Originally recorded by Lenny LeBlanc and then Arthur Alexander in 1976, the song was later a single produced by Ron Haffkine and performed by Dr. Hook from their album Pleasure & Pain.[1] "Sharing the Night Together" also appeared on most of Dr. Hook's following albums including Greatest Hits and Greatest Hits (And More).[2] It reached #6 in the U.S. and #3 in Canada in 1978, and #43 in the UK in 1980.

Chart performance

Cover versions

  • In 1978, Jamaican singer Delroy Wilson made a reggae version.
  • Dobie Gray covered "Sharing the Night Together" in 1978. It was used as the B-side for his final hit, "You Can Do It" (U.S. #37, 1979).[8]
  • In 2007, Elliott Yamin covered the song and included it as a bonus track in his eponymous debut album.[1]


  1. ^ "Dr Hook - Pleasure & Pain CD Album". Retrieved 2016.
  2. ^ "Dr Hook - Little Bit More: (Greatest & Latest) CD Album". Retrieved 2016.
  3. ^ "The Official New Zealand Music Chart". Retrieved 2016.
  4. ^ "Cash Box Top 100 12/23/78". 195.142. Retrieved 2016.
  5. ^ "Cash Box YE Pop Singles - 1978". 195.142. Archived from the original on 29 October 2014. Retrieved 2016.
  6. ^ Hung, Steffen. " - Forum - 1970 (ARIA Charts: Special Occasion Charts)". Retrieved 2016.
  7. ^ "Top 100 Hits of 1979/Top 100 Songs of 1979". Retrieved 2016.
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