“One Boy, One Girl“
Written by Shaye Smith and Mark Alan Springer
Radio & Records
#1 (1 week)
September 22, 1995
Collin Raye hits the top with the lead single from his fourth studio album.
The Road to No. 1
After “My Kind of Girl” went No. 1, the final single from extremes went top five: “If I Were You.” Raye then scored back-to-back No. 1 singles from his fourth album, I Think About You.
The No. 1
And then there’s “One Boy, One Girl,” which needs its own damn category.
It’s a typical love song throughout most of the song – “for a moment the whole world revolved around one boy and one girl.”
Then it gets to the bridge: