Conway Twitty - How Much More Can She Stand (Vinyl, LP) | Discogs

About The Song

Conway Twitty was one of the most iconic and successful country music singers of all time. With his smooth, rich voice and his knack for crafting unforgettable songs, Twitty was a force to be reckoned with on the country charts. One of his most beloved hits is the 1971 song “How Much More Can She Stand”.

Written by Harry Compton, “How Much More Can She Stand” is a classic countrypolitan ballad that tells the story of a man who has done his wife wrong one too many times. The song is full of regret and longing, as the man sings about how he has pushed his wife to the brink and is now wondering how much more she can stand.

The song’s lyrics are simple but powerful, and Twitty’s delivery is simply stunning. He sings with a deep sincerity that makes the song’s message all the more believable. “How Much More Can She Stand” is a song that anyone who has ever been in a relationship can relate to, and it is a testament to Twitty’s songwriting and performing skills that it remains so popular today.

“How Much More Can She Stand” was released in March 1971 as the first single from Twitty’s album of the same name. The song was a major hit, reaching number one on the Billboard Hot Country Singles chart and staying there for a single week. It also crossed over to the pop charts, peaking at number 46 on the Billboard Hot 100.

The song’s success helped to solidify Twitty’s status as one of the biggest stars in country music. He went on to have many more hits in the years to come, but “How Much More Can She Stand” remains one of his most signature songs. It is a timeless classic that continues to be enjoyed by fans of country music all over the world.