"This Side of Goodbye"
Single by Highway 101
from the album Paint the Town
B-side"If Love Had a Heart"
ReleasedMay 26, 1990
LabelWarner Bros.
Songwriter(s)Scott "Cactus" Moser, Jeff Pennig, Michael Noble
Producer(s)Paul Worley, Ed Seay
Highway 101 singles chronology
"Walkin', Talkin', Cryin', Barely Beatin' Broken Heart"
"This Side of Goodbye"
"Someone Else's Trouble Now"

"This Side of Goodbye" is a song written by Scott "Cactus" Moser, Jeff Pennig, and Michael Noble, and recorded by American country music group Highway 101. It was released in May 1990 as the third single from the album Paint the Town. The song reached #11 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart.[1]

Chart performance

Chart (1990) Peak
Canada Country Tracks (RPM)[2] 9
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[3] 11


  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 158.
  2. ^ "Top RPM Country Tracks: Issue 7997." RPM. Library and Archives Canada. August 18, 1990. Retrieved August 23, 2013.
  3. ^ "Highway 101 Chart History (Hot Country Songs)". Billboard.