"I Honestly Love You" peaked at #1 on the U.S. Billboard Adult Contemporary Chart in the Summer of 1974, and on the Billboard Hot 100 in the Autumn. Written by longtime singer-songwriter Jeff Barry, the track was named ‘Song of the Year’ by the American Music Awards.
Maybe I hang around here a little more than I should
We both know I got somewhere else to go
But I got something to tell you that I never thought I would
But I believe you really ought to know