Not a Moment Too Soon (song)

"Not a Moment Too Soon" is a song written by Wayne Perry and Joe Barnhill and recorded by American country music artist Tim McGraw. It was released in October 1994 as the fourth single and title track from McGraw's 1994 album Not a Moment Too Soon. The song reached number one on the US Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks (now Hot Country Songs) charts. Despite reaching that position, the song did not appear on Tim's Greatest Hits album. It did, however, later appear on his second Greatest Hits package, Reflected: Greatest Hits Vol. 2.

"Not a Moment Too Soon"
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Single by Tim McGraw
from the album Not a Moment Too Soon
B-side"Refried Dreams"
ReleasedOctober 24, 1994
Tim McGraw singles chronology
"Down on the Farm"
"Not a Moment Too Soon"
"Refried Dreams"

Music videoEdit

The music video was directed by Sherman Halsey, who directed the majority of McGraw's videos, and features McGraw singing at Battery Point Lighthouse in Crescent City, California.

Chart performanceEdit

"Not a Moment Too Soon" debuted at number 61 on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks for the week of October 29, 1994.[1]

Chart (1994–1995) Peak
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[2] 1
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[3] 1

Year-end chartsEdit

Chart (1995) Position
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[4] 40
US Country Songs (Billboard)[5] 46


  1. ^ Billboard, October 29, 1994
  2. ^ "Top RPM Country Tracks: Issue 2706." RPM. Library and Archives Canada. January 16, 1995. Retrieved July 21, 2013.
  3. ^ "Tim McGraw Chart History (Hot Country Songs)". Billboard.
  4. ^ "RPM Top 100 Country Tracks of 1995". RPM. December 18, 1995. Retrieved July 21, 2013.
  5. ^ "Best of 1995: Country Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. 1995. Retrieved July 21, 2013.