#TBT – Keith Whitley – Miami, My Amy

Miami, My Amy” is a song written by Dean Dillon, Hank Cochran and Royce Porter, and recorded by American country music artist Keith Whitley. It was released in January 1986 as the second single from the album L.A. to Miami. The song reached number 14 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart.

While touring for his album L.A. to Miami, he married country singer Lorrie Morgan. In 1988, his first three singles from his studio album Don’t Close Your Eyes, the title song, “When You Say Nothing at All” and “I’m No Stranger to the Rain” were number-one hits. He died in 1989 at the age of 34. His later two singles, “I Wonder Do You Think of Me” and “It Ain’t Nothin'”, were released after his death.

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